SBT Primer on Tumor Immunology, 2002

Thursday, November 7, 2002
8:00 am-5:00 pm
Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
San Diego, California

(Separate registration; limited to 200 people)
Online registration form

The basics of tumor immunology will be presented in a didactic format with lectures by the following experts on topics germane to the field. A syllabus will be provided. After attending this course, registrants should have a basic understanding of the biology of tumor immunology.

Program Schedule

8:00 am-8:40 am
Anti-idiotype Vaccines
Daniel P. Gold, PhD
8:40 am-9:20 am
Dendritic Cells
James J. Mulé, PhD
9:20 am-10:00 am
Transgenic Class I
Elizabeth A. Repasky, PhD
10:00 am-10:15 am
Break
10:15 am-10:55 am 
T Cell Antigen Identification
Alessandro Sette, PhD
10:55 am-11:40 am
T Cell Specific Ligands
Darcy B. Wilson, PhD
11:40 am-12:40 pm
Lunch
12:40 pm-1:20 pm
Chimeric Immune Molecules
Ralph Reisfeld, MD
1:20 pm-2:00 pm
Antibody Engineering
Anna M. Wu, PhD
2:00 pm-2:40 pm
DNA Vaccines
Thomas Kipps, MD, PhD
2:40 pm-3:00 pm
Break
3:00 pm-3:40 pm
Antigen Discovery
Mitchell Reff, PhD
3:40 pm-4:20 pm
T Cell Therapies
Laurence J.N. Cooper, MD, PhD
4:20 pm-5:00 pm
Point Counter-Point
What is the Best Form(s) of Antigen for Cancer Vaccine Approaches
James J. Mulé, PhD
Jeffrey S. Weber, MD, PhD

Faculty

Laurence J.N. Cooper, MD, PhD
City of Hope National Medical Center
Duarte, CA

Daniel P. Gold, PhD
Favrille, Inc.
San Diego, CA

Thomas Kipps, MD, PhD
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA

James J. Mulé, PhD*
University of Michigan Medical Center
Ann Arbor, MI

Mitchell Reff, PhD
IDEC Pharmaceuticals
San Diego, CA

Ralph A. Reisfeld, PhD
The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, CA

Elizabeth A. Repasky, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Buffalo, NY

Alessandro Sette, PhD
Epimmune Inc.
San Diego, CA

Jeffrey S. Weber, MD, PhD*
USC/Norris Cancer Center
Los Angeles, CA

Darcy B. Wilson, PhD
Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies
San Diego, CA

Anna M. Wu, PhD
City of Hope, Beckman Research Institute
Duarte, CA

* Denotes Chairs

Registration

Registration Fee: $200

Note, if you also register for the SBT 17th Annual Meeting you will receive a $100 discount on your registration. Tumor Immunology Primer Meeting registration includes meeting syllabus, continental breakfast and box lunch.