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IABMR Minisymposium 2019: Gene Regulation in Differentiation and Cancer - 12/4/2019
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December 4th, 2019
“Gene Regulation in Differentiation and Cancer”

DFCI Jimmy Fund Auditorium

Binney Street,

Boston, MA, 02115


Gene Regulation in Differentiation and Cancer
December 4th 2019


Dear Colleagues and Friends:


On behalf of the Symposium Co-Chair, Dr. Alan G. Rosmarin, MD; Dr. Dong-Er Zhang, PhD; Dr. Ulrich Steidl, MD/PhD; and Dr. Daniel Costa, MD/PhD, we are pleased to announce that a full-day symposium entitled “Gene Regulation in Differentiation and Cancer”, to be held on Wednesday December 4th, 2019 honoring Dr. Daniel G. Tenen for his many contributions to the scientific community. 


This event will be held at the Dana-Farber Jimmy Fund Auditorium, Binney Street, Longwood Medical Area, Boston, MA.  


You are invited to attend the Symposium. Please register through


We have made arrangements at The Inn at Longwood Medical and blocked about 20 rooms for Dec 3rd and 4th with a discounted price. Attendees can book rooms online with the code BWHB1219 or online through this link: to receive the discount. It will be 1st come 1st serve. We will work on getting more discounted rooms if needed.


If you have any questions or need any additional information, please contact one of the committee contacts. We look forward to your participation and what will be a most memorable scientific event.

Keynote Presentations

Dr. David Livingston

Deputy Director of the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center
Chief of the Charles A. Dana Division of Human Cancer Genetics
and The Emil Frei Professor of Genetics and Medicine at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Jonathan Licht

Director of the University of Florida Health Cancer Center
and The Marshall E. Rinker, Sr. Foundation and David B. and Leighan R. Rinker Chair.

Symposium Committee Co-Chairs


Alan G. Rosmarin, M.D.

Professor of Medicine

University of Massachusetts Medical School

Worcester, MA

Deputy Editor of Hematology at UpToDate

Chief Mission Officer, the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation.



Dong-Er Zhang, Ph.D.

Professor of Pathology and Biological Sciences
University of California San Diego
Moores UCSD Cancer Center
La Jolla, CA


Ulrich Steidl, M.D., Ph.D,

Professor of Cell Biology and Medicine,
Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Montefiore Medical Center
New York, NY


Daniel Costa, M.D., Ph.D

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Co-director Lung cancer research program within Cancer Research Institute at BIDMC

Co-leader of the lung cancer program at Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center