September 15-16, 2013
The Fairfax at Embassy Row
2100 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008
Thank you to everyone who attended the 2013 CureSearch Symposium in Washington, D.C. This year's event included seminars and presentations from some of the top researchers and scientists in the field of childhood cancer.
During the event CureSearch was proud to announce the winners of the 2013 Acceleration Awards, including $5 million in research grants. The grantees included:
- Mary Beckerle, PhD - A Novel Epigenetic Strategy to Treat Ewing Sarcoma
- William Weiss, MD, PhD - Overcoming Resistance in High Risk Medulloblastoma
- Kathleen Sakamoto, MD, PhD - Developing CD47 Antibody Therapy for Children's Cancer
All twelve CureSearch Young Investigators also provided presentations highlighting their research. To hear more about each of these exciting advancements, please subscribe to our podcast.
If you are interested in attending or presenting at future symposiums, please contact Erica Neufeld at Erica.Neufeld@CureSearch.org.