Ovarian Cancer Midwest Focus Conference

The Ovarian Cancer Midwest Focus Conference

Thursday, November 10, 2022:  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday, November 11, 2022: 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Hybrid Conference: Virtual & In-Person | Graduate Hotel - Minneapolis, MN

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 - University of Minnesota
Ronny Drapkin, MD, PhD - University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine
Melissa Geller, MD, MS - University of Minnesota - Twin Cities Campus
Andrew Godwin, PhD - University of Kansas - Kansas City
Gottfried E. Konecny, MD - University of California - Los Angeles
Boris Winterhoff, MD - University of Minnesota - Twin Cities Campus

About Our Conference

The 2022 Ovarian Cancer Midwest Focus (OCMF) Conference 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:
Trisha Pederson, 612-626-3111 or pede0220@umn.edu