Cancer Metabolism focus of March 17 symposium

March 17, 2017 9:30am - 1:00pm
Join us March 17 for the inaugural Forbes-Taubman Symposium in Cancer Discovery, co-sponsored by the A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute and the Forbes Institute for Cancer Discovery. Four eminent speakers, including Max Wicha, MD, (left), director of the Forbes Institute and Deputy Director of the Taubman Institute, will discuss their latest findings in the understanding of cancer metabolism and how research is leading to new avenues for cancer therapy. Speakers include Michael Lisanti, MD, PhD, (University of Salford), Michael Pollak, MD, (McGill University), Max Wicha, MD (University of Michigan) and Costas Lyssiotis, PhD, (University of Michigan). Opening remarks by Eric Fearon, MD, PhD, Director of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center. March 17, 8:30 a.m. to noon, Kahn Auditorium of the AAT-BSRB (109 Zina Pitcher Place, Ann Arbor). All welcome, no registration required. Coffee and networking at 8:00 a.m. Info at

Location: Kahn Auditorium of the AAT-BSRB