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2015 Ross Prize Agenda

Ross Prize 2015: Program
Monday June 8, 2015
The New York Academy of Sciences
7 World Trade Center
250 Greenwich Street, 40th Floor
New York, NY 10007-2157

10:00 AM Registration and Refreshments

10:30 AM  Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Kevin J. Tracey, MD, President, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
Jack and Robin Ross, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Board of Directors
Siobhán Addie, PhD, The New York Academy of Sciences

SESSION I: 2015 Ross Prize in Molecular Medicine Presentation

11:00 AM  2015 Ross Prize in Molecular Medicine Announcement & Presentation
Klas Kärre, PhD, Karolinska Institute

11:10 AM  2015 Ross Prize in Molecular Medicine Acceptance
Lewis C. Cantley, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College
 
11:15 AM Targeting Phosphoinositide 3-Kinase For Cancer Therapy
Lewis C. Cantley, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College

12:15 PM  Luncheon

SESSION II: The Future of Cancer Therapy

1:15 PM    
Bringing Cancer Precision Medicine Forward
José Baselga, MD, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

2:15 PM    Precision Medicine and Cancer Research
Harold Varmus, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College

3:15 PM    Closing Remarks
Klas Kärre, PhD, Karolinska Institute

3:30 PM    Adjourn