Annual Kenny Vineberg Lectureship in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology & Joint Basic and Clinical Research Seminar: From Molecular Understanding to Liquid Biopsy Diagnostics – The Emerging Path of Progress in Pediatric Cancer Care
Dr. Nada Jabado MD, PhD, FRSC
Professor of Pediatrics and Human Genetics, McGill University
Canada Research Chair Tier 1 in Pediatric Oncology
The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center
Dr. Janusz Rak MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics, Experimental Medicine, Human Genetics and Biochemistry and Jack Cole Chair in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, McGill University
- Recognize that pediatric cancers are often developmental diseases.
- Understand why the need to use next generation sequencing in these cancers to improve care.
- To understand the concept of liquid biopsy and the new opportunities brought to this domain by studies on pediatric cancer genome and epigenome.