Ovarian Cancer Midwest Focus Virtual Conference

The Ovarian Cancer Midwest Focus Conference

Thursday, November 11, 2021:  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday, November 12, 2021: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Online Conference; link & connection instructions will be sent close to the event date

Conference attendance is by invitation only.

Cost: Free, however registration is required.
(limited space available; please RSVP)

Program Chairs

Martina Bazzaro, PhD - University of Minnesota - Twin Cities Campus
Ilana Chefetz, PhD - The Hormel Institute, University of Minnesota
Ronny Drapkin, MD, PhD - University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine
Melissa Geller, MD, MS - University of Minnesota - Twin Cities Campus
Gottfried E. Konecny, MD - University of California - Los Angeles

About Our Conference

We are delighted to announce that the Ovarian Cancer Midwest Focus (OCMF) conference 2021 will be both an in-person and a virtual conference that will include live streamed discussion rounds with national and international speakers, short talks based on abstracts, and group discussions. Topics will include Early Detection, Immunotherapy, Novel Therapeutics, Metabolism, Preclinical Models of Ovarian Cancer, Personalized Medicine, Microenvironment, Epigenetics, PARP Inhibitors, Chemoresistance, Combination Therapy, Clinical Studies, Technology Commercialization, and Career Development (lunch and learn).

OCMF At-A-Glance

The Symposium will begin virtually and in-person on Thursday morning. The conference is single-track (no concurrent sessions) to give all attendees the opportunity to hear all presentations and discussions. Each day will feature Keynote Speakers, Flash Talks, and Lunch and Learn Presentations.

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Special Requests, Accommodations, and Additional Questions
Contact for special requests, accommodations, or additional questions:
Patricia McCarthy, 612-626-3111 or pcmccart@umn.edu