2/8/18 - “Precision Medicine in Pediatric Oncology: Cancer Genomics in Clinical Practice”

Wen-I Chang, MD
Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Brief Summary of Lecture: Genetic sequencing of patients and their tumors is advancing to the point where the results can be clinically actionable and play vital roles in pediatric oncology decision making. Dr. Chang will discuss genomic sequencing and clinical trials in precision medicine, spotlighting application of these initiatives in cancer care here at Children’s Hospital.

Start Date: February 8
End Date: February 8
Time: 8-9 a.m.

Location

  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3 Conference Center
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
    412-692-5325