The CCTI Impresses at SITC 2019!

The 34th Annual Meeting of the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer

This year, several post-docs and students from Dr. Charles Drake's lab were on hand at SITC, November 6-10 in National Harbor, Marlyand to present talks, posters and receive awards.

Zoila (Areli) Lopez Bujanda, MS PhDC was awarded an Abstract Travel Award, was an invitation by SITC tfor the recipient to present a poster of their abstract at SITC 2019. UIlitmately Areli's was chosen to give an oral presentation on "ADT-mediated IL-8 Promotes Myeloid Infiltration and Prostate Cancer Progression".

Student Nivedita Chowdhury, MS,  presented her poster, "Investigating the immunologic landscape and tumor-specific target identification in human clear cell renal carcinoma", and Dr. Catherine Spina, MD, also presented a poster, "Immunomodulation of solid tumors by carbon-ion therapy versus conventional photon therapy".

See this years SITC program and full site here.