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HWCD IN ISRAEL

SMARTER TECHNOLOGIES TO BEAT CANCER

This event is co-organised by Tel-Aviv University and the Cancer Biology Research Center, Biomed@TAU Research Hubs, SPARK

Live broadcast of the event at the following webcast link : http://video.tau.ac.il/worldcancerday2020

The event

8:45 – Welcoming coffee

9:15 – Introduction – Ronit Satchi-Fainaro, Tel Aviv University 

9:30 – Raanan Berger, Sheba Medical Center & Tel Aviv University: Precision and individualized medicine in oncology: A clinician’s view

9:50 – Raya Leibowitz, Shamir Medical Center & Tel Aviv University: Networks of checkpoint genes at the cancer side of the immunological synapse – implications for immunotherapy

10:10 – Ronit Satchi-Fainaro, Tel Aviv University: Fighting melanoma in three dimensions

10:30 – Liran Shlush, Weizmann Institute of Science: Early diagnosis of acute leukemia

10:50 – Yuval Shaked, Technion – The host immunological response to anti-cancer therapy and its possible clinical implications

11:10 – Ayalet Erez, Weizmann Institute of Science: Regulating metabolism to boost the immune response against cancer

11:30 – Gal Markel, Sheba Medical Center & Tel Aviv University: Reverse personalized immuno-oncology: a new paradigm 

11:50 – Uri Ben-David, Tel Aviv University: Context is everything: Aneuploidy in cancer

12:10 – Closing remarks – Dan Peer, Tel Aviv University & SPARK

Date & Hour

February 3rd, 2020

8H45 – 12H00


Address

Porter Hall

The Porter School of Environmental Studies

Tel Aviv University

Tel Aviv, Israel


Contact

Karen Avraham

karena@tauex.tau.ac.il



Speakers

Raanan Berger, Sheba Medical Center & Tel Aviv University

Raya Leibowitz, Shamir Medical Center & Tel Aviv University

Ronit Satchi-Fainaro, Tel Aviv University 

Liran Shlush, Weizmann Institute of Science

Yuval Shaked, Technion

Ayalet Erez, Weizmann Institute of Science

Gal Markel, Sheba Medical Center & Tel Aviv University

Uri Ben-David, Tel Aviv University

Dan Peer, Tel Aviv University & SPARK