Ninth Annual HCRI Cancer Research Day Schedule


9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Poster Session: To learn more about the cancer research being conducted in our community, do not miss this! Approximately 100 HCRI trainees will explain their research posters to all members of the community. Smith Ballroom
12:00 AM – 1:00 PM Ovarian Cancer Survivors Meeting Carmichael Dining Room
1:15 PM – 3:00 PM

Trainee Oral Presentations

  • Undergraduate Student Session
  • Graduate Student Session
  • Post-doctoral Fellow Session
  • Carmichael Dining Room
  • Joyce Dining Room
  • Hesburgh Dining Room
3:15 PM – 3:55 PM 

ACS-IRG Faculty Updates

  • Katharine White, Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Prakash Nallathamby,  Research Assistant Professor, Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Smith Ballroom
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM Speaker: Tom Burish, Provost, University of Notre Dame Smith Ballroom
4:15 PM - 6:00 PM

Keynote Session

  • Bryan Ritchie - Vice President and Associate Provost for Innovation
  • Keynote:  Edison T. Liu, M.D. is the president and CEO of The Jackson Laboratory. Previously, he was the founding executive director of the Genome Institute of Singapore, president of the Human Genome Organization (HUGO), and the scientific director of the National Cancer Institute's Division of Clinical Sciences in Bethesda, Md., where he was in charge of the intramural clinical translational science programs.  
  • Dr. Michael Rodriguez Memorial Award
  • Exceptional Trainee and Poster Awards
Smith Ballroom
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Reception Pre-function Area