Henry M. Lemon Short Course in Cancer Biology


Eppley Institute Henry M. Lemon Short Course in Cancer Biology: Cancer Protein Systems


June 15-16, 2023
Held virtually
Zoom links will be available by request

Faculty Advisor: Nicholas Woods, PhD

June 15, 2023

Welcome by Kenneth Cowan, MD, PhD 
Director, Eppley Institute, and the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center
8:00- 8:10 am

Matthias Mann, PhD
Director,  Department of Proteomics and Signal Transduction, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry 
8:10-9:00 am- Advances in MS-based proteomics: methods, application and challenges
9:00-9:15 am Question and Answer period 
9:15-9:25 am- Break
9:25- 10:15 am- Clinical Proteomics in precision medicine: uncovering disease mechanisms and biomarker discovery

Question and answer period 10:15- 10:30 am

10:30-10:40 Break

Pedro Beltrao, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Biology, ETH Zürich
 10:40- 11:30 am- Computational advances and challenges in integrative cancer proteomics
11:30 am - 12:45 pm- Break
12:45-1:35 pm- Studying protein post-translational regulation with multi-omics cancer data

Question and answer period 1:35-1:45 pm 

June 16, 2022
Tamar Geiger, PhD
Associate Professor, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
8:00- 8:50 am- The challenges of clinical cancer proteomics
Question and Answer Period 8:50- 9:05 am
9:05-9:10 am- Break
9:10- 10:00 am- Proteomic analysis of cancer internal heterogeneity

Question and answer period 10:00- 10:15 am 

10:10- 10:25 am- Break

Nikolai Slavov, PhD

Allen Distinguished Investigator and Associate Professor at Northeastern University;
Founding Director of Parallel Squared Technology Institute

10:25- 11:15 am- Primer on single-cell proteomics by mass spectrometry
11:15-11:30 Question and Answer Period
11:30 am-12:30 pm Break
 12:30-1:20 pm- Learning from protein covariation across single cells: From cell cycle to drug resistance priming
Question and answer period 1:20- 1:35 pm
Nicholas Woods, PhD
Closing remarks 1:35 pm
Schedule is subject to change
Contact Misty Pocwierz-Gaines, misty.pocwierz@unmc.edu, for further information