EVENT: Weill Cornell Medical College to Announce Transformation of its Cancer Research and Care Programs

Leadership Will Dramatically Showcase How Weill Cornell Will "Target" Cancer to Drive Excellence in Cancer Treatment and Care

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Jan 06, 2014, 15:44 ET from Weill Cornell Medical College

NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

WHAT:

Weill Cornell Medical College will make a major announcement that will transform the school's research into precision medicine and other cutting-edge biomedical approaches to treating cancer – accelerating the process of getting treatments and cures from the bench to the bedside. The speakers at the event will demonstrate how Weill Cornell will be "targeting" cancer to deliver the best in patient treatment and care.



WHO:

Dr. Laurie H. Glimcher, the Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean of Weill Cornell Medical College


Dr. David J. Skorton, president of Cornell University


Dr. Lewis Cantley, winner of the inaugural Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences in 2013



WHEN:       

Wednesday, Jan. 8


Media arrive no later than 10:45 a.m.


Event: 11:00 – 11:45 a.m.



WHERE:     

Weill Cornell Medical College


Uris Auditorium


1300 York Ave. at 69th Street

 

Media Contacts:

Sarah Smith
(646) 317-7401
sas2072@med.cornell.edu

Jennifer Gundersen
(646) 317-7401
jeg2034@med.cornell.edu

SOURCE Weill Cornell Medical College