25th Anniversary of the MDRS

 

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Location:
University of Louisville
Clinical Translation Research Building
505 S. Hancock St
Louisville, KY 40202

Keynote Speakers:

   Bevin P Engelward

 

Bevin Engelward, ScD.
Professor of Biological Engineering
School of Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Presentation Entitled "In vivo Analysis of DNA Damage, Repair, and Mutations in the Context of Environmental Health"

 

  Photo of Jeremy Stark

 

Jeremy Stark, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics
City of Hope
Presentation Entitled "Regulation of chromosomal break repair outcomes"

   Vasquez, Karen M

Karen M. Vasquez, Ph.D.
James T. Doluisio Regents Professor
Head, Division of Pharmacology and Toxicology
The University of Texas at Austin
Dell Pediatric Research Institute
Presentation Entitled “Novel Mechanisms of Genetic Instability in Cancer”

Registration fee will include abstract book (pdf), list of participants, name badge, breakfast, lunch & dinner Saturday, breakfast & lunch on Sunday, and refreshments on breaks and at poster session, and a T-shirt. 

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Tentative Schedule
Saturday, June 1, 2024:

  • 8AM-12PM – Breakfast and Platform sessions and Keynote Speaker
  • 12PM-1PM – Lunch
  • 1PM-2:30PM - Platform session and Keynote Speaker
  • 3PM-6PM – Poster sessions
  • 6PM-8PM – Dinner

Sunday, June 2, 2024:

  • 8AM-12PM – Breakfast and Platform sessions and Keynote Speaker

Click HERE to view the full Program Schedule

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The Symposium events are located within three blocks (11-minute walk) from the Marriott Residence Inn, 333 East Market Street, and four blocks (14-minute walk) from the Home2 Suites hotels, 240 South Hancock Street. Free parking is available at these hotels during your stay. Free shuttle transportation will be available from/to these hotels on Saturday and from these hotels on Sunday to the venue.

Shuttle Service:
A free shuttle will be offered to those staying in the meeting contracted hotels, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Marriott Residence Inn. The shuttle schedule is listed below:

Saturday, June 1, 2024
Morning - beginning at 7:45AM through 9AM with a continuous loop:

  • Pick up at the Residence Inn Downtown at 333 East Market St
  • Pick up at the Home2 Suites at 240 South Hancock St
  • Drop off at UofL CTR Building located at 505 S. Hancock St

Evening - beginning at 7:30PM through 8:30PM with a continuous loop:

  • Pick up at the UofL CTR Building located at 505 S. Hancock St
  • Drop off at Home2 Suites at 240 South Hancock St
  • Drop off at Residence Inn Downtown at 333 East Market Street

Sunday, June 1, 2024
Morning - beginning at 7:45AM through 9AM with a continuous loop:

  • Pick up at the Residence Inn Downtown at 333 East Market Street
  • Pick up at the Home2 Suites at 240 South Hancock St
  • Drop off at UofL CTR Building located at 505 S. Hancock St

Street Parking:

Saturday, June 1, 2024 – for those who did not request parking at the time of registration, limited street parking is available. You will have to pay the meter throughout the day to park on the street.

Sunday, June 2, 2024 – street parking is free.

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Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by 1R13CA290978-01 from the National Cancer Institute. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention by trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.