3rd InterAmerican Oncology Conference

“Current Status and Future of Anti-Cancer Targeted Therapies”
1-2 October, 2009

Conference Chairmen

Román Perez Soler, New York, USA
Carlos L. Arteaga, Nashville, USA

Under the Auspices of

Academia Nacional de Medicina
Asociación Médica Argentina
Chemotherapy Foundation (USA)
Sociedad de Hematología
Sociedad de Urología
Sociedad Española de Oncología Médica
Declared of special scientific interest by Facultad de Medicina, University of Buenos Aires


Alex A. Adjei, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine
Katherine Anne Gioia Chair in Cancer Medicine
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Buffalo, NY, USA

Kenneth C. Anderson, M.D.
Kraft Family Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, USA

Carlos L. Arteaga, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Cancer Biology
Director, Breast Cancer Program
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Vanderbilt University
Nashville, Tennesse, USA

James Christensen, Ph.D.
Director, Translational Pharmacology & Biomarker Discovery
Cancer Biology
Pfizer Global Research and Development
San Diego, CA, USA

Hernán Cortés Funes, M.D.
Department of Medical Oncology
Hospital Universitario “12 de Octubre”
Madrid, Spain

Guillermo Garcia-Manero, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Section of Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Department of Leukemia
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
Texas, USA

Heinz-Josef Lenz, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Preventive Medicine
Associate Director, Clinical Research
Co-Chair GI Oncology Program
Scientific Director, Cancer Genetics
University of Southern
California. Norris Cancer Center
Los Angeles, CA, USA

Franco Muggia, M.D.
Directo, Medical Oncology
New York University School of Medicine
NYU Cancer Institute, NY, USA

David M. Nanus, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Urology
Co-Division Chief of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Weill Cornell Medical College-New York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, USA

Roman Perez Soler, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Oncology
Montefiore Medical Center
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY, USA

Vicente Valero, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Professor of Medicine
Department of Breast Medical Oncology
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Texas, USA

John J. Wright, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Branch Chief
Investigational Drug Branch
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, USA

Anas Younes
Professor of Medicine
Director, Clinical Investigation and Translational Research Department of Lymphoma/Myeloma
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX, USA


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