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Last Updated: 11/09/18

Chemical Biology Consortium Fall Symposium 2018

University of California, San Francisco, Mission Bay Conference Center, November 16, 2018

The National Cancer Institute Experimental Therapeutics (NExT) Program is proud to introduce the Inaugural Chemical Biology Consortium Symposium. This symposium, freely accessible to the public, brings together scientific leaders spanning industry, academia, government, and the nonprofit sectors to present novel and emerging ideas in drug discovery and development that could significantly change the standard of care for cancer patients.

The Symposium will include a day of presentations describing drug discovery programs from the NCI, UCSF, and Bay Area biotechnology firms. We will also host a poster session from 5:00-6:30 PM. Flash talks will be selected from poster titles and abstracts. If interested in presenting a poster, please indicate your interest on the registration page. In addition, please submit your poster abstract to Dr. Michelle Arkin ( by November 5, 2018, to be considered for a flash talk. Posters can be up to 36" x 48".

Meeting Agenda

Presenter Bios for NCI Symposium

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