Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy: Discovery to Mainstream Oncology

Starts:  Sep 2, 2020 12:00 AM (ET)
Ends:  Sep 3, 2020 11:59 PM (ET)


  • Steven Rosenberg, MD, PhD, Center for Cancer Research, NCI
  • Claudia Palena, PhD, Center for Cancer Research, NCI
  • James Gulley, MD, PhD, Center for Cancer Research, NCI

Sessions and Speakers

  • CAR T-Cell Based Immunotherapies. Michel Sadelain, James Kochenderfer, Katy Rezvani, Nirali Shah, Wendell Lim
  • Cell Therapy for Solid Epithelial Cancers. Steven Rosenberg, Alex Franzusoff, Christian Hinrichs, Patrick Hwu, Malcolm Brenner, Philip Greenberg
  • Microbiome and Immunotherapy. Thomas Gajewski, Jennifer Wargo, Laurence Zitvogel
  • Principles of Checkpoint Modulators. James Allison, Arlene Sharpe, Jedd Wolchok
  • Clinical Applications of Checkpoint Modulators. Suzanne Topalian, Padmanee Sharma, James Gulley
  • Innovative Approaches to Immunotherapy. Thomas Waldmann, Jeffrey Schlom, Rosandra Kaplan, Hisataka Kobayashi
  • Factors Influencing the Success of Immunotherapy. Nicholas Restifo, Antoni Ribas, Robert Vonderheide, Claudia Palena

For more information on the program, as well as online registration, please go to:


Clinical Center, Masur Auditorium
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892