Cancer Immunology and the Tumor Microenvironment Symposium

New directions (paths) in Immunotherapy
3D illustration of T cells attacking a cancer cell (CAR-T cell therapy)

Date and time

March 18, 2020

8:30 AM - 5:30 PM


Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine

2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Drive, La Jolla, 92037


Due to COVID-19, this event has been cancelled.

as of 3/9/2020



Dario Vignali, Ph.D., profile

Dario Vignali, Ph.D.
Professor and Vice Chair
Leader of the Cancer Immunology Program
Co‐Director of the Tumor Microenvironment Center
Scientific Director of Fondazione Ri.MED
University of Pittsburgh



Neil Bhowmick, Ph.D., profile

Neil Bhowmick, Ph.D.
Professor, Biomedical Sciences
Director, Cancer Center Biology Program
Cedars Sinai


Ananda Goldrath, Ph.D., profile

Ananda Goldrath, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Division of Biology
Tata Chancellor's Endowed Professorship (V) in Molecular Biology
UC San Diego


Susuan Kaech, Ph.D., profile

Susan Kaech, Ph.D.
Professor and Director,
NOMIS Center for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis
Salk Institute


Markus Müschen, M.D., Ph.D., profile

Markus Müschen, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair,
Department of Systems Biology
Associate Director of Basic Science,
Comprehensive Cancer Center
City of Hope

Jonathan Powell, M.D., Ph.D., profile

Jonathan Powell, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Director,
Bloomberg~Kimmel Institute for Cancer
Professor of Oncology
Johns Hopkins Medicine


Stephen Schoenberger, Ph.D., profile

Stephen Schoenberger, Ph.D.
Center Head,Professor
La Jolla Institute for Immunology


Shannon Turley, Ph.D., profile

Shannon Turley, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist,
Cancer Immunology


Robert Wechsler-Reya, Ph.D., profile

Robert Wechsler-Reya, Ph.D.
Director and Professor,
Tumor Initiation and
Maintenance Program
Sanford Burnham Prebys



Wendy Lyon and Elizabeth Roth.