University of Vermont

The University of Vermont Cancer Center


Clinical & Translational Research Symposium


The agenda for the Clinical & Translational Research Symposium is below. Please note that the agenda is subject to change.

7:30 AM: Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 AM: Welcome from University of Vermont Cancer Center leadership

8:10 AM: DVT Prophylaxis in Cancer Patients
Marc Carrier, MD
Davis Auditorium
This session will be held in conjunction with Medical Grand Rounds.

9:15 AM: Advances in Coagulation Research and their Translation to Cancer
Nigel Mackman, PhD
Larner Classroom

9:50 AM: VTE and Advanced Colorectal Cancer in the Contemporary Era: A SEER-Medicare Database Study
Steven Ades, MD, MSc
Larner Classroom

10:05 AM: Coffee Break

10:20 AM: Biological Basis of Personalized Anticoagulation in Cancer: Oncomir Networks as Regulators of Coagulopathy
Janusz Rak, MD, PhD
Larner Classroom

10:55 AM: DISOLVE: Detecting the Impact of Statin Therapy on Lowering Risk of Venous Thromboembolic Events
Daniel Douce, MD and Shannon Prior
Larner Classroom

11:10 AM: Platelets and Anti-Platelet Therapy in Patients with Cancer
Chris Holmes, MD, PhD
Larner Classroom

11:45 AM: Arterial Thromboembolism in Patients with Cancer
Babak Navi, MD
Larner Classroom

12:00 PM: Thrombosis and Bleeding in Hospitalized Cancer Patients: A Double-Edged Sword
Neil Zakai, MD, MSc
Larner Classroom

12:15 PM: Lunch and Poster Session
Posters will be on display in the Given Courtyard.
Lunch will be served in the Hoehl Gallery

1:45 PM: Closing Remarks

To register or for more information, please contact:

Charles Brooks, events coordinator
The University of Vermont Cancer Center
Courtyard at Given N-419
89 Beaumont Avenue
Burlington, VT 05405
(802) 656-2176
Contact by Email

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