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7th Oncology Biomarkers 2014

Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina # | San diego , USA
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Title: 7th Oncology Biomarkers 2014
Specialty: , Radiation Oncology
Dates: From Mar, 19, 2014 to Mar, 21, 2014
Location: San diego , USA
Type: Summit
Registration Cost: From 556 to 1436 USD
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Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina #

Treat your guests to a resort experience without sacrificing important business amenities. Our San Diego Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina meeting facilities offer the finest in personalized service, state-of-the-art equipment and 30,000 square feet of flexible conference space with natural lighting. When the day’s work is done, your guests can relax in our deluxe spa, enjoy some family time at our pools and marina, or visit nearby attractions, like SeaWorld or the San Diego Zoo.  We offer everything you need to make your meeting a success, and our experienced staff will help you arrange all the details.  Some of our facility’s key features include:
  • 30,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor function space, including 2,500 square feet of pre-function space, 5 tower conference suites and an outdoor pavilion
  • Great outdoor venues for team building events and sailing regattas
  • 24 hour self service Business Center and Wi-Fi, to ensure productivity throughout your event
  • Creative catering, for everything from coffee breaks to formal galas with Personal Preference Dining®
  • Adjacent to Marina Village Conference Center offering an additional 35,000 square feet of convention space
  • Delicious on-site dining choices, featuring our waterfront signature restaurant and poolside lounge
  • 429 spacious guestrooms with Hyatt Grand Beds™ luxurious amenities and stunning views
  • A premier location paired with unparalleled Hyatt luxury
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Dear Colleague,

The 7th Oncology Biomarkers Conference is one of three conferences part of the Biomarker Summit 2014 to be held on March 19-21, 2014 in San Diego, CA. This conference brings together experts in industry, academia and government to discuss the latest developments in the oncology biomarker research arena. Hot topics include circulating tumor cells, cell free DNA, digital pathology and imaging biomarkers. Applications of technologies such as mass spectrometry and next generation sequencing as well as data analysis and interpretation will also be discussed.


Below is an agenda outline for 2014's conference:


7th Oncology Biomarkers:

  • Circulating Tumor Cells and Cell-Based Assays
  • Cell Free DNA and Blood-Based Assays
  • Imaging Biomarkers in Oncology
  • Digital & Molecular Pathology
  • Next Generation Sequencing in the Clinic
  • Applications of Mass Spectrometry Platforms

General Session (Biomarker Summit 2014):

  • Bioinformatics & Biostatistics
  • Point of Care of Testing
  • Panel Discussion: Regulatory & Reimbursement Trends in Biomarker Development
  • Panel Discussion: Investment Perspectives & Funding Opportunities
  • Panel Discussion: Companion Diagnostics Development & Partnering Strategies
Mara Aspinall
President and CEO
Ventana Medical Systems
Leroy Hood
Institute for Systems Biology
Eric Lai
Senior Vice President & Head of Pharmacogenomics, Therapeutic Area Group
Allen Roses
President & Chief Executive Officer
Cabernet Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; 
Zinfandel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; 
Barbaresco Pharma, LLC
Trevor Page (Panelist)
Director, Corporate Business Development
Featured Speaker

Scott Patterson
Executive Director, Medical Sciences


Distinguished Speakers
Raj Batra
Associate Professor of Medicine
UCLA Geffen School of Medicine and VAGLAHS
Markus Beier
VP Strategy & IP, IP & Strategy
Comprehensive Biomarker Center GmbH
Daniel Bradley
Head of Biomedical Imaging , Oncology Disocvery
Takeda Pharmaceuticals
Daniel Chelsky
Chief Scientific Officer, R&D
Caprion Proteome
John Cogswell
Yasuhiro Funahashi
Senior Director, Biomarkers and Personalized Medicine Core Function Unit
Michael Heller
Steffan Ho
Senior Director, Translational Oncology
Shidong Jia
Scientist, Oncology Biomarker Development
Brian Leyland-Jones
Sanford Health

Danni Li
Assistant Professor, Director of Clinical Chemistry
University of Minnesota
Parag Mallick
University of Southern California
Steven Pirie-Shepherd
Director, Global R&D, Oncology Research Unit
Bruce Zetter
Harvard University
General Session
Featured Speaker

Mike Hale
Executive Director, Medical Sciences Biostatistics


Distinguished Speakers and Panelists
Keith Batchelder 
CEO and Founder
Genomic Healthcare Strategies
Jennifer Chang
Director of Communications
Myelin Repair Foundation
Hongjie Dai
Professor, Department of Chemistry

Stanford University
Michael Donohue
Assistant Professor, Division of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics, Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study, Clinical & Translational Research Institute
Felix Frueh
Opus Three
Christine Gathers
Senior Director, Regulatory Affairs-Diagnostics
Eli Lilly and Company
Magali Haas
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Orion Bionetworks
Laura Housman
Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
Molecular Health
Kirsten Jakobsen
Vice President, AQT
Radiometer Medical ApS
Andrew Jay
Investment Partner Venture Capital
Jeff Karan
Senior Partner
Woodside Capital Partners
Iya Khalil
Executive Vice President and Co-Founder
GNS Healthcare
John Reppas 
Director of Public Policy
Neurotechnology Industry Organization
Lawrence Weiss
GE Healthcare
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Hyatt Regency Mission Bay San Diego
1441 Quivira Rd
San Diego, CA 92109
(619) 224-1234


Discounted Group Rate: $169.00 per night
Discount Deadline: Feb 25, 2014
Mention GTC to receive the group rate.


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