Epigenetics in Cancer

Monday, December 16, 2019
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

15 Years of Lysine Demethylases: From Discovery to the Clinic

Program: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Reception & Posters: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

All posters related to Epigenetics are welcome and eligible for a cash prize. Posters will be on display during lunch at the Symposium. The winners will be announced at the closing reception. For more information, please email

Keynote Speaker
Yang Shi, PhD,  Harvard Medical School, Boston Children's Hospital


  • Ellen Filvaroff, PhD,  Celgene
  • Shigeki Iwase, PhD, University of Michigan Medical School
  • Ryan Kruger, PhD,  GlaxoSmithKline
  • Julie-Aurore Losman, MD, PhD,  Harvard Medical School, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Tamara Maes, PhD,  Oryzon
  • Bing Ren, PhD, University of California, San Diego
  • Julie Secombe, PhD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Yuijiang Geno Shi, PhD, Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Ali Shilatifard, PhD, Northwestern University
  • Patrick Trojer, PhD, Constellation Pharmaceuticals
  • Johnathan Whetstine, PhD, Fox Chase Cancer Center
  • Qin Yan, PhD, Yale School of Medicine
  • Yi Zhang, PhD, Harvard Medical School, Boston Children's Hospital

This event is complimentary but pre-registration is required.  

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