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New Modalities for Cancer Detection

June 18, 2021 @ 3:30 pm - June 19, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 3:30 pm, repeating until June 18, 2021

Complete Registration Here

Please join us on Zoom 

June 14 – 18, 2021


All materials are available via UWBox Link


The goal of this workshop is to learn and discuss about ways to prevent and treat more effectively cancer through early detection. It is organized around a core lecture by Dr. Sandy Markowitz, followed by study groups on three topics involving UW experts, faculty, staff and trainees. On the last day we will have a group discussion together with Dr. Markowitz.  This series can be accessed through the following zoom link (same one for all of the events). Please email a question of interest under the Subject Line- Question – to Linda Clipson (lclipson@wisc.edu) by 1:00 on the day of the discussion.

Please read Dr. Markowitz’s linked papers (2) prior to Monday’s meeting

Please register by Friday, June 11, 2021

Core Lecture, Monday June 14, 4:00 ‐ 5:30 PM

“Biomarker‐Driven Interception of Esophageal  Carcinogenesis”
Dr. Sandy Markowit
Case-Western Reserve University

Study Group 1, Tuesday June 15, 3:30 ‐ 5 PM

Topic: GI cancers. Josh Lang, commentator

Study Group 2, Wednesday June 16, 3:30 ‐ 5 PM

Topic: Imaging modalities. Weibo Cai, commentator

Study Group 3, Thursday June 17, 3:30 ‐ 5 PM

Topic: Pan cancer screening and statistical issues. Huy Dinh, commentator

Group Discussion, Friday June 18, 3:30 ‐ 5 PM

Sandy Markowitz, commentator.




June 18, 2021 @ 3:30 pm
June 19, 2021 @ 5:00 pm