Symposiums, Conferences, and Meetings


Aminah Wali was selected to give a short talk at the Cancer Biology Training Consortium (CABTRAC) Annual Retreat in Kiawah Island, SC, she also presented a poster.

John Runge recently won a Scholar-in-Training award to travel to the AACR Special Meeting on Chromatin and Epigenetics in Atlanta, GA, where he presented a poster.

Aminah Wali was a recipient of a National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) Ancillary Training Program Scholarship to attend the Epigenomics Keystone Symposium in Keystone, CO, where she presented a poster.

Meagan Ryan presented posters on her research at the UNC Department of Pharmacology Retreat and at the FASEB Summer Research Conference: Regulation and Function of Small GTPases in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

The CCBTP hosts an annual joint Translational Medicine Symposium along with the office of Graduate Education and the Program of Translational Medicine.


Erica Cloer was the sole invited student participant from UNC for the Cancer Biology Training Consortium (CABTRAC) Annual Retreat in Estes Park, CO. CABTRAC is a consortium of Cancer Biology Training Programs around the US. She received the award for “Best Student Presentation.”

David Irvin presented a poster on the influence of regional microenvironment and astrocyte heterogeneity on astrocytoma development at the 19th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology in Miami, FL.


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