National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Prevention

9th EDRN Scientific Workshop
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Monday, September 8th, 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Educational Symposium on the Population Science of Biomarker Research
(formerly "Educational Symposium on Biomarker Science")

Monday, September 8th, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Session 1: New Frontiers in Personalized Detection, Diagnosis and Prognosis

Tuesday, September 9th, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Excellence in Organ-Specific Research: Sponsored by the EDRN Collaborative Groups (open sessions)
Breast/Gynecological Cancers
Gastrointestinal Cancers
Lung and Upper Aerodigestive Cancers
Prostate and Urological Cancers

Excellence in Computational Biology and Informatics (formerly "Big Data and Biomarkers")

Tuesday, September 9th, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Session 2: Next Gen Biomarker Discovery
Session 3: The Changing Landscape of Biomarker Science

Wednesday, September 10th, 7:30 a.m. - 10:40 a.m.
Session 4: Integration of Imaging with Biomarkers
Session 5: Integrative Biology

Wednesday, September 10th, 1:30 p.m. - 3:10 p.m.
Session 6: Lessons for Cancer Biomarker Discovery and Validation from the Stool-DNA Marker Story
(formerly "Lessons Learned: The Stool-DNA Marker Story")

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Hyatt Regency Bethesda

9th EDRN Scientific Workshop
Monday-Wednesday, September 8-10, 2014
The Hyatt Regency Bethesda
One Bethesda Metro Center
Bethesda, MD 20814

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EDRN SC Meeting Agenda

Hotel Reservations:
The EDRN has a block of rooms at the Hyatt Regency Bethesda. To make your reservations, call 1-888-421-1442. The room block is named Early Detection Research. Online reservations can be made at The nightly rate is $219 + tax (this rate applies to government and non-government attendees). The deadline for making reservations is Thursday, August 21, 2014. The group rate cannot be guaranteed after this date.
If you have any questions regarding meeting registration, please contact EDRN DMCC Program Assistant Royce Malnik at or 206-667-6972.
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