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Symposium on Genetic Predisposition to Brain Cancer t

Al's Comment:

 From our friends at Nationwide Childrens Hospital. Sounds like a great conference for families interested in pediatric brain tumors


Posted on: 04/10/2015

 

Registration is now open for the Wyss Family Symposium on Genetic Predisposition to Brain Cancer to be held on May 11 & 12, 2015 at the Hilton Columbus Downtown! This conference is designed for adult and pediatric neurosurgeons, pediatric and medical neuro-oncologists and oncologists, neuro-radiologists, internists, pediatricians, geneticists, at-risk families and other pertinent healthcare providers. Some of the topics being presented include:

  • Neurofibromatosis Types 1 & 2
  • Tuberous Sclerosis Complex
  • Micro RNAs in Cancer Genetics
  • Von Hippel Lindau Syndrome
  • Mismatched Repair Syndromes
  • Li-Fraumeni Cancer Predisposition Syndrome
  • The Family Centric Cancer Genetics Clinic
  • Pros and Cons of Genomic Screening
  • Psychological Issues Confronting At-Risk Families
  • Bioinformatic Perils of Cancer Genomics

 

To register or view an online brochure, please visit http://www.nationwidechildrens.org/wyss-family-symposium.

 

We look forward to seeing you there!

 

 


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