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The Eighth Comprehensive Cancer Research Training Program
September 15-18, 2014

Presented by
Stanford Cancer Institute
Stanford University School of Medicine

Course Directors

Amato Giaccia, PhD
Professor of Radiation Oncology
Associate Director for Basic Science
Stanford Cancer Institute

Ginna Laport, MD
Professor of Medicine
Associate Director for Education
Stanford Cancer Institute

James Ford, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Medical Oncology
Stanford University

Course Coordinator
Karen Tran (
T 650.723.5755
F 650.736.0607

Course Overview

The Stanford Cancer Institute invites graduate students and postdoctoral students, residents, clinical fellows and research fellows to attend the Seventh Annual Comprehensive Cancer Research Training Program.

The Stanford Cancer Institute will host this course Monday, September 15, to Thursday, September 18, 2014, at the Quadrus Conference Center, 2400 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, Calif.

This dynamic, educational event features a daily plenary session on a topic of general interest followed by seven half-day sessions on two scientific themes, each with three to four presentations. Nationally and internationally renowned faculty from Stanford will present 21 didactic lectures and discussions on current topics of basic, translational, and clinical cancer research.

This ambitious curriculum will provide participants with a unique, comprehensive introduction to the vanguard of cancer research. 

Registration fee: $70.00
Course tuition: Free

Download the 2014 CCRTP registration brochure!


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