University of Nebraska Medical Center

Environmental and Survivorship Research Symposium

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The Child Health Research Institute, the UNMC College of Public Health and the Buffet Cancer Center invites you to attend the Midwest Pediatric Cancer Environmental and Survivorship Research Symposium. The Symposium will be a free platform for researchers, clinicians and stakeholders across the region to collaborate and exchange insights on the impact of environmental exposures on pediatric cancer incidence and survivorship. In-person and virtual attendance available. Save the date of July 26 to attend this important event the Truhlsen Event Center on the UNMC campus.

Tentative Schedule of Events

7:15 - 8:00 a.m. Poster Session & Breakfast

8:00 - 10:15 a.m. Opening Remarks, Keynote Speaker and Survivor & Family Panel

10:30 - 12:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions and Discussions Part I

12:00 - 12:45 p.m. Lunch

12:45 - 2:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions and Discussions Part II

2:40 - 3:40 p.m. Reporting Back from Breakout Sessions - Large Group Discussion and Defining Next Steps

3:40 - 4:00 p.m. Poster Awards & Closing Remarks

More information, including presenters and presentation topics, coming soon. Email for questions.

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