Panel: Cancer Genomics + Care

Monday, November 9, 2015 I 10:00am – 11:00am

Gene therapy, gene sequencing and immune-oncology all promise to transform pediatric care. This panel will delve into technology platforms, the evolution of treatment, and pain points associated with cancer genomics.


  • Katherine Janeway, MD, Senior Attending Physician in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School
  • Melinda Merchant, MD, PhD, Senior Medical Director in Oncology, Early Clinical Development at AstraZeneca R&D
  • Nancy Goodman, Founder and Executive Director at Kids V. Cancer
  • Crystal Mackall, MD, Chief of the Pediatric Oncology Branch at the National Cancer Institute
  • Hubert Caron, MD, PhD, Senior Medical Director of Pediatric.Oncology at Roche and Research Professor at AMC, Amsterdam

Moderated by John Lauerman, reporter at Bloomberg News, Boston

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