VCU Massey Cancer Center


Cancer Research Retreat

June 7, 2019 from 8:00am - 3:45pm

Morning Session: Research Presentations & Keynote Address (KMSB Auditorium)

John Carpten, PhD
Director, Institute of Translational Genomics
Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California

Afternoon Session: Poster Presentations (MMEC 11 & 12)

2019 MCC Research Retreat Announcement

Abstract Submissions EXTENDED through May 20th! See the PDF below for complete instructions regarding the submission deadline and format of your abstract. 

Research Retreat Abstract Submission Form

Questions? Please contact:

Olivia Patterson, MAOL
Research Programs Coordinator
VCU Massey Cancer Center 
Office: (804) 628-3400


2018 Winners:

1st Place - Janina A. Vaitkus - "White adipose tissue browning in breast cancer is not directly mediated by the tumor cell secretome"

2nd Place - Nicholas M. Clark - "Regulatory t cells promote breast carcinogenesis by suppressing interferon gamma signaling in bone marrow-derived tumor associated macrophages"

3rd Place - Michael R. Evans - "Does downregulation of U-ISGF3 function in oral keratinocytes promote the HPV16 life cycle?"