Agenda

8:30 – 9:00
Registration and Breakfast
9:00 – 9:10
Welcome and Introduction
CANCER GENOMICS
9:10 – 9:45
KEYNOTE: Network Medicine in Precision Oncology
Trey Ideker, PhD, University of California San Diego
9:45 – 10:10
PharmacoDB and Data Science in Cancer Genomics
Benjamin Haibe-Kains, PhD, University Health Network
10:10 – 10:35
AI and Cancer Genomics (Drug Response Prediction
Anna Goldenberg, PhD, SickKids
10:10 – 10:35
Break
10:50 – 11:10
Debate: FOR - The future of precision medicine will only bring small incremental gains
Jennifer Knox, MD, University Health Network
11:10 – 11:30
Debate: AGAINST - The future of precision medicine will only bring small incremental gains
Daniel Renouf, MD, British Columbia Cancer Agency
11:30 – 11:35
Debate: FOR (rebuttal)
11:35 – 11:40
Debate: AGAINST (rebuttal)
11:40 – 12:30
Lunch
TUMOR IMMUNOTHERAPY
12:30 – 1:20
KEYNOTE: Controlling Anti-Tumor Immunity
Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD, University of California San Francisco
1:20 – 1:50
Microbiome in Cancer
Bertrand Routy, MD, PhD, Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal
1:50 – 2:05
Break
2:05 – 2:35
Role of PD-1 in NK-mediated tumor attack
Michele Ardolino, PhD, The Ottawa Hospital
2:35 – 3:05
CAR-T Therapy in Solid Tumors
Prasad Adusumilli, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
3:05 – 3:10
Closing Remarks