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2010

  • Nanotechnology Innovation Summit
    December 8-10, 2010
    Washington DC
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  • 2010 Innovative Molecular Analysis Technologies Program Annual Conference
    October 25-26, 2010
    San Francisco, CA

  • International Conference of RNA Nanotechnology and Therapeutics
    October 23-25, 2010
    Cleveland, OH
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  • Functionalized Nanobiomaterials for Medical Applications
    October 4-7, 2010
    Denver Marriott Tech Center
    Denver, Colorado

  • Nanotechnology Research Directions for Societal Needs in 2020
    September 30, 2010
    Arlington, VA
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  • FDA Public Workshop: Medical Devices and Nanotechnology: Manufacturing, Characterization, and Biocompatibility Considerations
    September 23, 2010
    Gaithersburg, MD
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  • CPTC 2010 Annual Meeting
    September 8-9, 2010
    Bethesda, MD

  • Commercialization and Micro Nano Systems Conference
    August 29 - September 2, 2010
    Albuquerque, NM
    Speaker: Piotr Grodzinski, Ph.D., National Cancer Institute
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  • Workshop on Policy Issues in Nanotechnology and Oncology
    July 12-13, 2010
    Institute of Medicine
    Washington, DC
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    Speakers: Anna D. Barker, Ph.D., National Cancer Institute
    Piotr Grodzinski, Ph.D., National Cancer Institute

    Scott E. McNeil, Ph.D., National Cancer Institute

  • Nanotech Conference and Expo 2010
    June 21-15, 2010
    Anaheim Convention Center
    Anaheim, CA
    Speaker: Piotr Grodzinski, Ph.D., National Cancer Institute
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  • BIO International Convention
    May 3-6, 2010
    McCormick Place
    Chicago, IL
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    Alliance Presentation: "Cancer Nanotechnology: New Pipelines for Diagnostics and Therapies"
    Speaker: Krzysztof Ptak, Ph.D., NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer
    Tuesday, May 4
    2:00pm
    Booth #1221

  • Webinar Series: "Nanomedicine 2: New Strategies and Innovations to Understand, Treat and Monitor Disease"
    Alliance Program Office Organized Event
    April 27, 2010 May 17, 2010
    This six-session ACCME accredited webinar series brings expertise from many fields within the NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer Centers for Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence (CCNEs) and is intended to demonstrate how nanotechnology can enhance the diagnosis, monitoring, and cutting edge treatments of cancer. This series is divided into modules which can be viewed separately or one can participate in the full series to get a comprehensive picture of how nanotechnology is changing cancer treatment.
    Visit the NANO-TUMOR website for details.
    • "Development of Barcode Assays for the Detection of Prostate Cancer Recurrence"
      April 27, 2010
      Presenter: Shad Thaxton, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Urology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
    • "Development of 'Smart' Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy and Imaging"
      April 28, 2010
      Presenter: Joseph DeSimone, Ph.D., Chancellor's Eminent Professor of Chemistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    • "Targeting of Contrast Agents and Therapeutics by Activatable Cell Penetrating Peptides"
      May 6, 2010
      Presenter: Quyen T. Nguyen, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, UC San Diego
    • "Theranostic Nanoparticles for Integrated Cancer Imaging and Therapy"
      May 11, 2010
      Presenter: Shuming Nie, M.D., Wallace H. Coulter Distinguished Chair in Biomedical Engineering, Emory and Georgia Tech
    • "Nanotechnology: Shortening the Road to the Clinic"
      May 14, 2010
      Presenter: Gregory Lanza, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Medicine, Biomedical Engineering, and Biology and Biomedical Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine
    • "Nanotechnology Approaches for Molecular Diagnostics in Cancer"
      May 17, 2010
      Presenter: Paul S. Mischel, M.D., Lya and Harrison Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA

  • American Association for Cancer Research 101st Annual Meeting 2010
    Alliance Program Office Organized Event
    April 17-21, 2010
    Walter E. Washington Convention Center
    Washington, D.C.

    Major Symposium: "Cancer Nanotechnology - Path to the Clinic"
    Monday, April 19
    10:30am - 12:30pm
    Room 146

    Chairpersons: Piotr Grodzinski, Ph.D., National Cancer Institute
    Chad A. Mirkin, Ph.D., Northwestern University

    Distinguished Panelists: Anna D. Barker, Ph.D., National Cancer Institute
    Mark E. Davis, Ph.D., California Institute of Technology
    Sanjiv Sam Gambhir, M.D., Ph.D., Stanford University
    Chad A. Mirkin, Ph.D., Northwestern University

    NCI Meet the Expert Session: Nanotechnology: Presenting a Pipeline of New Tools for Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment
    Expert: Piotr Grodzinski, Ph.D., Program Director, NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer Program
    Monday, April 19
    4:00pm 5:00pm
    NCI Exhibit #1121

    NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology Discussion Sessions:
    The NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer Program Staff will be available at the NCI Exhibit (#1121) for one-to-one discussions during the following Discussion Sessions:

    Sunday, April 18, 3:00pm 5:00pm
    Dorothy Farrell, Ph.D., Nicolas Panaro, Ph.D., and Krzysztof Ptak, Ph.D.

    Monday, April 19, 4:00pm 5:00pm
    Dorothy Farrell, Ph.D., Nicolas Panaro, Ph.D., and Krzysztof Ptak, Ph.D.

    Tuesday, April 20, 9:00am 11:00am
    Dorothy Farrell, Ph.D., Nicolas Panaro, Ph.D., and Krzysztof Ptak, Ph.D.

  • 2010 MRS Spring Meeting
    April 5–9, 2010
    Moscone West and San Francisco Marriott
    San Francisco, CA
    Speaker: Krzysztof Ptak, Ph.D., National Cancer Institute
    Session Title: O4: Fundamentals for Medical Applications
    Location: Room 2014 (Moscone West)
    Start time: Wednesday, April 7, 8:30am

  • 3rd Annual Biospecimen Research Network (BRN) Symposium
    "Advancing Cancer Research Through Biospecimen Science"
    March 24–25, 2010
    Bethesda, MD
    2010 Biospecimen Research Network Symposium: March 24-25, 2010

  • Missouri Regional Life Sciences Summit
    March 8–9, 2010
    Kansas City, MO
    Speaker: Krzysztof Ptak
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  • Webinar: "Application for Nanomedicine: New Strategies and Innovations to Understand, Treat, and Monitor Disease"
    Alliance Program Office Organized Event
    November 20, 2009–February 3, 2010
    A six-session ACCME accredited webinar series brings expertise from many fields at UC San Diego and it is intended to demonstrate how nanotechnology can enhance the diagnosis, monitoring and cutting edge treatments of cancer. This course illustrates applications of nanotechnology in cancer treatment that are soon to be available in a clinic near you.
    Visit http://ntc-ccne.org/Seminars/nanomed/index.html for details.

  • Nanomedicine and Molecular Imaging Summit
    January 31–February 1, 2010
    Albuquerque, NM
    Panelist: Dorothy Farrell, Ph.D.