The potential impact of nanotechnology is well recognized and could be the fundamental driver of meaningful advances in cancer imaging, diagnostics, and therapeutics.
The Nano Boot Camp for Clinicians provides an excellent way for clinicians and medical students to gain an understanding of nanotechnology, current advances in the field, and the prospects for translating these advances to the clinic.
9:45 - 10:15 - C. Shad Thaxton, MD, PhD
Nano Basics for Clinicians
10:15 - 10:45 - Amy Paller, MD, PhD
Spherical Nucleic Acids: Topical Gene Therapy
10:45 - 11:15 - Dean Ho, PhD
Integrating Nanodiamond Drug Delivery with Therapeutic Optimization Platforms
11:15 - 11:45 - Mary Hendrix, PhD
Using Nanoflares to Study Cancer Stem Cell Subpopulations
Lunch immediately following the presentations
The 2014 Nano Boot Camp for Clinicians is free of charge due to the generous support of our sponsor, Baxter International Inc.
Notre Dame’s South Rose stained glass window owes its rich colors to nanoparticles of gold and other metals.
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