Community Forum

The science behind: Cancer and Coronavirus, coping with a double challenge

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Date and time

November 12, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM




More details coming soon

Zoom rooms following talks for virtual lab tours and additional Q&A



Garth Powis, D.Phil.

Existing cancer drugs/therapeutics that could fight COVID-19

Powis Lab
Garth Powis, D.Phil

Garth Powis, D.Phil.
Jeanne and Gary Herberger Leadership Chair in Cancer Research
Director, NCI-Designated Cancer Center
Professor, Tumor Microenvironment and Cancer Immunology Program


Vaccine update

Chanda Lab
Sumit Chanda, Ph.D.

Sumit Chanda, Ph.D.
Director and Professor, Immunity and Pathogenesis Program


Immune system

Ware Lab
Carl Ware, Ph.D.

Carl Ware, Ph.D.
Director, Infectious and Inflammatory Diseases Center
Professor, Immunity and Pathogenesis Program
Director, Laboratory of Molecular Immunology



Snyder Lab
Evan Snyder, M.D., Ph.D.

Evan Snyder, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Human Genetics Program
Director, Center for Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine