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Joost J. Oppenheim

Joost J. Oppenheim

NIH/NCI, MD, USA

Title: Oncolytic Reagents may also Enhance Anti-Tumor Immunity by Inducing MyD88-dependent Maturation of Dendritic Cells

Guido Kroemer

Guido Kroemer

Gustave Roussy Comprehensive Cancer Center, INSERM, France

Title: Overcoming a frequent inborn immune defect in breast cancer therapy

Lauren V. Wood

Lauren V. Wood

Chief Medical Officer, PDS Biotechnology, NJ

Title: Versamune (R-D0TAP): a Transformative Cationic Lipid Nanoparticle Technology Associated with Type I Interferon Specific Activation and Generation of Antibody, CD8 and CD4 T Cell Responses to Recombinant Proteins and Peptide Tumor Antigens

Wayne Godfrey

Wayne Godfrey

Vice President of Clinical Development at IGM Bioscience

Title: Novel Approach to Engineering Antibody Based Immunotherapy

Scott K. Durum

Scott K. Durum

NCI/CCR, NIH
MD, USA

Title: TBA

Eduardo Davila

Eduardo Davila

University of Colorado CU Comprehensive Cancer Center, CO

Title: Novel Gene Platforms to Maintain the Persistence and Antitumor Activity of TIL-, CAR-, and DC-Based Therapies

William Hearl

William Hearl

Ph.D. CEO, Immunomic Therapeutics, MD

Title: UNITE Platform, A Direct Antigen Presentation Approach in Oncology

Brian Francica

Brian Francica

Tempest Therapeutics, CA

Title: Dual Antagonism of Prostaglandin Receptors EP2 and EP4 by TPST-1495 Suppresses Tumor Growth and Stimulates Antitumor Immunity

Jing H. Wang

Jing H. Wang

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, CO

Title: MHC Class-I Independent Activation of Virtual- Memory CD8 T Cells Induced by Chemotherapeutic Agent-Treated Cancer Cells

Jing H. Wang

Pooja Jain

Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Title: The MAPK/ERK-regulated MEF-2 isoforms as potential new target(s) for HTLV-1 induced Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma (ATLL)

Jing H. Wang

Jason D. Marshall

Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc., NCI Campus at Frederick, MD

Title: Performance Optimization of a Novel HPV VLP Vaccine in Mice with Novel Adjuvants

Joseph Markowitz

Joseph Markowitz

Moffit Cancer Center, FL

Title: Duality of NO in Melanoma

Jean Gariepy

Jean Gariepy

Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, Canada

Title: Development of high-valency protein-based agonists as immunomodulators

Yan Leyfmann

Yan Leyfmann

Penn State College of Medicine, PA

Title: Finetune Your CARs: Building the Next Generation of Anti-Cancer Therapies

Jessica E. Thaxton

Jessica E. Thaxton

Medical University of South Carolina, SC

Title: Metabolic Requirements for T Cell Protein Translation in Tumors

Session on

Immune Modulation and Autoimmunity


Stephen D. Miller

Stephen D. Miller

Northwestern University Medical School, IL, USA

Title: Translation of a Nanoparticle-Based Delivery System for the Induction of Immune Tolerance

David Wagner

David Wagner

University of Colorado at Denver, CO, USA

Title: Exploring the role of CD40 in Autoimmune Inflammation: Impact on Disease

Pamela A. Guerrerio

Pamela A. Guerrerio

NCI/CCR, NIH
MD, USA

Title: Tgfbr1-Mediated Defects in Squamous Epithelium Drive Local Allergic Inflammation

Session on

Immune Defense: Cellular and Molecular Response Regulation


Warren J. Leonard

Warren J. Leonard

NHLBI, NIH
MD, USA

Title: TBA

Patricia Gearhart

Patricia Gearhart

NHLBI, NIH
MD, USA

Title: B Cells in Aging

Wayne W. Hancock

Wayne W. Hancock

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, PA, USA

Title: Pharmacologic Approaches to Regulate Foxp3+ Treg Function in Autoimmunity, Transplantation and Cancer

Symposium on

Exosomes and Other Extracellular Vesicles


Philip W. Askenase

Philip W. Askenase

Yale University School of Medicine, CT, USA

Title: Suppressor T-cell Exosome miRNA-150 Induces APC To Release Ag/MHCpos Secondary Suppressive Exosomes, Binding TCR at the Immune Synapse to Inhibit DTH Effector T-cells

Raghu Kalluri

Raghu Kalluri

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, TX, USA

Title: TBD

Kendall D. Hirschi

Kendall D. Hirschi

Baylor College of Medicine, TX, USA

Title: Impact of a Plant-Based Dietary miRNA on the Gut Microbiome

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