UCLA CTSI Distinguished Speaker Series

  • Wednesday, October 04, 2017
  • 12PM-
  • NRB Auditorium
  • 385 Charles E Young Dr E
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095

On behalf of UCLA CTSI and in partnership with the David Geffen School of Medicine, we wish to announce the new UCLA CTSI Distinguished Speaker Series which is co-sponsored by the UCLA DGSOM Themes. Please join us and take advantage of this unique opportunity to listen to leaders and innovators as they discuss the future of the industry. Lunch will be provided.

Our speaker of the week will be, Frank McCormick, Ph.D., FRS, is a Professor in the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. McCormick holds the David A. Wood Chair of Tumor Biology and Cancer Research at UCSF. Dr. McCormick is the author of over 285 scientific publications and holds 20 issued patents. He also served as President, 2012-2013 for the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR). More recently, he has taken a leadership role at the Frederick National Lab for Cancer Research, overseeing an NCI supported national effort to develop therapies against Ras-driven cancers.