Walther scientific retreat scheduled for Aug. 5-7

Author: William G. Gilroy


More than 200 scientists associated with the Walther Cancer Institute will gather at the University of Notre Dames McKenna Hall Aug. 5-7 for their annual scientific retreat.p. Hosted by the Universitys Walther Cancer Research Center, the event will offer Walther researchers an opportunity to share their research, disseminate their findings, and foster interactions among Walther researchers. The program includes a plenary lecture, representative lectures from each Walther center on their current research, and poster sessions to enable Walther researchers to present their latest findings. In addition, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students will participate in an abstract competition.p. The Walther Cancer Institute is an Indianapolis-based nonprofit medical research organization that employs leading biomedical and behavioral scientists at various Midwestern universities to vigorously extend the frontiers of cancer research.p. Notre Dames Walther Cancer Research Center, established in 1994, is collaboration between the University and the Walther Cancer Institute. It includes activities in the Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Biological Sciences and Preprofessional Studies.p. _Contact: Rudolph M. Navari, director, Walther Cancer Research Center, 574-631-3793, navari.1@nd.edu _ p.

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