Research Day Schedule

12:00 – 12:30

Registration / Lunch

12:30 – 12:45

Welcome Remarks – Dr. Fei-Fei Liu, Chair

12:45 – 1:30

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Kristy Brock, MD Anderson Cancer Centre

Sleep when you're dead: and more "brilliant" advice for trainees and students …

1:30 – 2:20

Oral Presentations 1, Moderator: Peter Chung

Time

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Abstract Title 

Presenter

1:30 - 1:40

A Radiomic Prognostic Index Refines Risk Models for Distant Metastasis in HPV-Related Oropharyngeal Cancer

Jennifer Kwan

1:40 - 1:50

2

Data-mining TCGA pathology reports for pan-cancer genotype-phenotype relationships

Jonathan So

1:50 - 2:00

Changes in apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) of the dominant tumor during dose-painted radiotherapy and high dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy for prostate cancer

Sangjune (Laurence) Lee

2:00 - 2:10

4

CBCT derived radiosensitivity marker associated with radiation pneumonitis

Pencilla Lang

2:10 - 2:20

5

Targeting extracellular matrix homeostasis through metabolic reprogramming for the treatment of radiation fibrosis Xiao Zhao

2:20 – 2:40

Rapid Fire Presentations 1 (Posters #1-12), Moderator: Tatiana Conrad

2:40 – 3:00

Break / Poster Viewing

3:00 – 4:00

Oral Presentations 2, Moderator: Alejandro Berlin

Time

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Abstract Title 

Presenter

3:00 – 3:10

Plerixafor improves primary tumor response and reduces nodal metastases in cervical cancer treated with radio-chemotherapy

Magali Lecavalier-Barsoum

3:10 - 3:20

7

Sequential labeling of tellurium based isotopologous probes (SLIP) for quantification of dynamic hypoxia at single cell resolution using mass cytometry technique

Ravi Vellanki

3:20 – 3:30

8

Palliative thoracic radiotherapy in asymptomatic centrally located non small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) - To treat or to defer

Anil Tibdewal

3:30 – 3:40

9

Clinical Implementation of Real-Time MOSFET in-Vivo Dosimetry for Single Fraction SBRT Lung cancer patients treated with VMAT

Ekaterina Tchistiakova

3:40 – 3:50

10

Prospective longitudinal assessment of quality of life and symptoms in patients with oligometastatic cancer treated with stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT): analysis of a phase II trial Pablo Munoz

3:50 – 4:10

Rapid Fire Presentations 2 (Posters #13-24), Moderator: Patricia Lindsay

4:10 – 4:30

Break / Poster Viewing

4:30 – 5:10

Oral Presentations 3, Moderator: Andrea McNiven

Time

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Abstract Title

Presenter

4:30 – 4:40

11

Automated assessment of nasopharyngeal cancer GTV change on daily cone beam CT

Ahmad Bushehri

4:40 – 4:50

12 

Targeting epigenetic regulation of DICER by hypoxia to improve radiation response

Elizabeth Koch

4:50 – 5:00

13

Assessment of dosimetric predictors and impact of whole-brain radiotherapy on the incidence of radionecrosis after stereotactic radiosurgery for brain metastasis

Hamid Raziee

5:00 – 5:10

14 

Autophagy promotes tolerance to hypoxia in pancreatic cancer

Dan Cojocari

5:10 – 5:20

Closing Remarks – Dr. Mike Milosevic, Vice-Chair (Research)

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