Speaker:Â Natasha Kekre, MD, MPH, FRCPC, Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, The Ottawa Hospital, Associate Scientist, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Ottawa
Chimeric antigen receptor T cells (CAR-T cells): new hope for cancer patients
1) Review what CAR-T cells are and how they are made
2) Review existing literature for CAR-T cells in cancer therapeutics
3) Briefly describe n Ottawa-driven initiative to bring CAR-T cells to Canada
THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL- General Auditorium
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
(Video-linked to theÂ Civic Bickell Room,Â Riverside Amphitheatre, Elisabeth BruyÃ¨re Hospital 320Y)
Note:Â Â This Grand Rounds presentation will be webcasted live only.
The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa.Â Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x 78900.
Breakfast will be provided.
THANK YOU-Â Dept. of Medicine Education Fund