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Workshop on Cancer Researchand Treatment Instituto de Ciencias Biomédicas / Moores Cancer Center

Universidad de Chile University of California San Diego Sponsored by MECESUP 0717 – STIPAS Proyect Ministry of Education - Chile Faculty of Medicine Santiago, 28 - 30 November 2011

Day 1

28 November

9:00 - 9:10 Welcome and workshop purpose. Dr. Benjamín Suárez, Director ICBM

9:10 - 9:20 Dean, Faculty of Medicine 9:20 - 9:30 Rector, University of Chile SESSION 1 Public policies and research strategies in cancer 9:30 - 10:00 Representative of the Ministry of Health of Chile. To be confirmed

10:00 -10:20 Moores Cancer Center. A developmental strategy Dr. Thomas J Kipps

10:25 -10:45 Cáncer in Chile. A Cancer Center in the

Faculty of Medicine : A Strategy to move into Translational Research Dr. Luis Michea

10:45-11:00 Coffee break

SESSION 2 Molecular and cellular aspects of cancer Session chairperson, Dr. Andrew Quest

11:00 -11:30 Oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes Dr. Jean Wang

11:35 -12:05 Caveolin-1 and other molecules in tumorigenesis Dr. Andrew Quest

12:10 -12:40 Title pending

Dr. Dwayne Stupak

12:45 -13:15 Tumour stem cells in prostate cancer Dr. Enrique Castell贸n

13:30 - 14:30 Lunch Session 3

Cancer Immunology Session chairperson, Dr. Flavio Salazar

14:35 -15:05 Hemato-oncological cancers and immnotherapy Dr. Edward Ball

15:10 -15-40 Tumour Immunology Dr. Flavio Salazar

15:45 -16:15 Lymphoma

Dr. Thomas J Kipps

16:30 -17:30 Poster session and refreshments

Day 2

29 November

Session 4

Genetics and cancer risk Chair person, Dr. Lilian Jara

9:00 - 9:30

Early detection of lung cancer Dr. Lionel Gil

9:30 - 10:00 Colon cancer and DNA repair Dr. Richard Kolodner

10:00 - 10:30 Identification of breast cancer suceptibility

genetical factors in the Chilean population Dra. Lilian Jara

10:30 – 10:45 Coffee break 10:45 - 12:30 Round table. Structuring a Cancer Center – Elements to be considered

12:40 - 13:50 Lunch 14:00 - 17:00 Focus Groups – Small Group Discussion to find

possible initiatives that could be implemented in the short and medium term to move forward in research and training collaboration.

Group 1 Cellular and Molecular cancer biology Main Participants Andrew Quest (chair) Ricardo Armisen Ainhoa Mielgo Jean Wang Richard Kolodner

Group 2 Immunotherapy and hemato-oncology Main Participants Flavio Salazar (chair) Mario Galindo Thomas J. Kipps Edward Ball

Day 3


Group 3 Clinical oncology, clinical research in cancer, genetic and translational Research. Main Participants Lilian Jara (chair) Patricio Gonzรกlez Thomas J.Kipps Edward Ball Richard Kolodner

12:00-13:30 Plenary Session and Conclusions from

the Focus Group and the Plenary Session.


0717 – STIPAS Proyect