Tentative Program
Wednesday, February 28
4:30pm - 6:30pm Early Registration/ Poster Set-Up
5:30pm - 7:00pm Welcome Reception
7:00pm - 8:00pm Plenary: Targeting cancer cell metabolism using tumor immunology and cellular responses to oxygen deprivation:
Celeste Simon, PhD*

Thursday, March 1
6:30am - 7:30am Breakfast/ Late Poster Set-Up
Morning Sessions: Basic Science
     Theme: Targeting redox metabolism to improve cancer therapy: from the bench to the bedside
7:30am - 8:15am Targeting NAD metabolism in cancer therapy: David Boothman, PhD*
8:15am - 9:00am H2O2 as a radio-chemo-sensitizer: Joseph Cullen, MD*
9:00am - 9:45am Targeting redox active iron in cancer therapy: Bryan Allen, MD, PhD*
9:45am - 10:30am Using SOD mimics in cancer therapy: Rebecca-Oberley Deegan, PhD
10:30am - 11:00am Coffee Break & Poster Stroll
11:00am - 11:30am The radioprotector GC4419 ameliorates radiation induced lung fibrosis while enhancing the response of non-small cell lung
cancer tumors to high dose per fraction radiation exposures: Brock Sishc, PhD
11:30am - 12:00pm
Low-density lipoprotein docosahexaenoic acid nanoparticles mediates ferroptosis (lipid radical) cell death in liver cancer cells: Ian Corbin, PhD
12:00pm- 6:45pm

Afternoon On Own

Evening Sessions: Translational
7:00pm - 7:30pm miR-21 is responsible for tumor progression and radiation resistance but diet can improve: Nicole Simone, MD
7:30pm - 8:00pm Repurposing papaverine as a metabolic radiosensitizer: Nicholas Denko, MD, PhD
8:00pm - 9:00pm Plenary: Targeting ROS metabolism in cancer therapy: David Tuveson, MD, PhD*
9:00pm - 11:00pm Poster Reception
Friday, March 2
6:30am - 7:30am Breakfast
Morning Sessions: Pre-Clinical/Clinical
     Theme: What is the target? Imaging tumor metabolism
7:30am - 8:00am Positron Emission Tomography- FDG-PET and beyond: John Floberg, MD, PhD
8:00am - 8:30am Sexual dimorphism in tumor metabolic phenotypes: Joseph Ippolito, MD, PhD
8:30am - 9:00am MR and EPR redox imaging: Murali Krishna, PhD
9:00am - 9:30am Hyperpolarized 13C MR imaging in cancer: John Kurhanewicz, PhD
9:30am - 10:00am
Coffee Break & Poster Stroll
    Theme: Oncogenic control of tumor metabolism: understanding metabolic flux
10:00am - 10:30am Loss of Mitochondrial Pyruvate carrier activity depletes Glutathione and impairs Hepatocellular Tumorigenesis: Eric Taylor, PhD
10:30am - 11:00am Glycolytic serine synthesis and nucleotide production: Michael Pacold, MD, PhD
11:00am - 11:30am One carbon unit metabolism, chromatin remodeling and cancer cell differentiation: Jiangbin Ye, PhD
11:30am - 11:50am Metabolic predictors of radiation resistance in glioblastoma: Daniel Wahl, MD, PhD
11:50am - 12:10pm
Integrated redox mechanisms of radiation resistance in head and neck cancer reveal new opportunities for diagnosis and treatment: Cristina Furdui, PhD
12:10pm - 1:00pm
Bench to bedside: opportunities for clinical trials
Panel: Nicole Simone, David Boothman, Joe Cullen
1:00pm - 7:00pm Afternoon On Own
7:00pm - 8:00pm Plenary: Targeting cancer stem cell metabolism for improving therapy responses: Max Wicha, MD*
8:00pm - 10:00pm Poster Reception
  *denotes AACR member

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