The purpose of these tables is to maintain a schedule of scientific talks and discussions relevant to your program.

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Week 1
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon,May21
3:00 pm
SSR
All participants
Organizational Meeting

Tue, May 22
10:00 am
Aud
Arnie Levine
Overview of cancers
Background in Cancer Biology. Tutorial for Physicists

2:00 pm
Aud
Arnie Levine
Viruses and Cancer

Wed, May 23
10:00am
Aud
Arnie Levine
Signal Transduction Pathways


2:00 pm
Aud
Arnie Levine
Epigenetic Control of Gene Expression

Thu, May 24
1:00pm
Aud
Joe Gray
DNA Sequencing of Cancer Genomes

Fri, May 25
10:00am
Aud
Mark Taketo &Joel Smith
Gene Expression Networks & Colon Cancer


2:00 pm
Aud

Discussion Schedule Week 2

Week 2
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, May 28



MEMORIAL DAY
See Social Activities
Tue, May 29
10:00am
Aud
Harlan Robbins
Immunotherapy and Cancer


12:15pm
Aud
Arnie Levine
Creating Stem Cells and Predicting Who Will Die of Prostate Cancer
Director's Blackboard Seminar
Wed, May 30
10:00am
Aud
Eytan DomanyElke Markert/Mickey Atwal
Transcription Regulation and Cancer
Interpretation of RNA microarrays & Cancer Evolution


2:00pm
MSR
Martine Ben-Amar
Physics of tumor growth in epithelium: the case of melanoma.
Blackboard Talk
Thu, May 31
1:00pm
Aud
Alexei Vasquez Jacques Prost
Cell Metabolism & Cell MatrixHomeostatic Pressure and Tumor Growth

Fri, Jun 1
10:00am
Aud
Gyan Bhanot
Pascal Silberzan
A Physicist's Approach to Breast Cancer
Collective Dynamics of Epithelial Cells


1:00pm
MSR
Otger Campas
Measuring Physical Forcing in Living Cells
Blackboard Talk
Week 3
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Jun 4
10:00
Aud
Gunnar Carlsson
Topology based Data Analysis of Tumors

Tue, Jun 5
10:00am
Aud
Frank Julicher
Gradient Scaling and Growth Control in Epithelia.

Wed, Jun 6
10:00am
Aud
Jens Elgeti
Tissue Simulations


2:00pm

Edouard Hannezo
Formation of Intestinal Villi
Blackboard Talk
Thu, Jun 7
2:00pm
Aud
Boris Shraiman
Contact Inhibition & Mechanical Inversion.
This Cell
Fri, Jun 8
10:00am
Aud
Petros Koumoutsakos
Imaging & Simulation for Angiogenesis & Tumor Growth





Cell Division

Week 4
Time

Speaker
Title:
Comments
Mon, Jun 11
10:00 am
Aud
Tongli Zhang
Understanding Cellular Decision Making by Integrating
Switches and Oscillators.

Tue, Jun 12
10:00 am
Aud
Chang Chan
p53 and Genetic Anticipation


2:00 pm
Aud
Clare Yu
Cancer, Stiffness, and the Tumor Microenvironment

Wed, Jun 13
10:00 am
Aud
Erwin Frey
Symmetry Breaking and Cell Division


2:00 pm
Aud
Markus Basan
Swirls, fingers and directed bulk motility in spreading epithelial sheets

Thu, June 14
2:00 pm
Aud
Dan Needleman
Mechanics of Cell Division and Cancer

Fri, June 15
10:00am
Aud
Jun Song
Epigenetic Regulation of Gene Expression


2:00 pm

Dan Needleman
Measuring the Dynamic Structure Factor of the Mitotic Spindle





Mathematical Modeling; Angiogenesis

Week 5
Time

Speaker
Title:
Comments
Mon, June 18
10:00 am
Aud
Helene Delanoue-Ayari
Physics of Cell Aggregation


12:15pm
Aud
Randy Kamien
How to Knot a Field
Blackboard Lunch Seminar, All welcome.

2:00 pm

Iman Tavassoly
Autophagic Response in Cancer Cells

Tue, June 19
10:00 am
Aud
Tom Chou
Multi-stage Models of Tumor Progression


2:00 pm

Colin Phipps
Models of Angiogenesis and Metabolism

Wed., Jun 20
10:00 am
Aud
Luisa Iruela-Arispe
Angiogenesis in Tumor Progression


2:00pm
MSR
Mark Dennis
Knotting Nodes of Light
KITP Colloquium
Thu., Jun 21
2:00 pm
Aud
Megan Valentine
New methods
to measure force transmission in tissues

Fr., Jun 22
10:00 am
Aud
Martin Bergo
Mouse models of Ras- and Braf-induced cancer


2:00 am
Aud
Jaewook Joo
Mathematical Modeling of an Inflammation Network





Metastasis, Cell Motility and Brain Tumor

Week 6
Time

Speaker
Title:
Comments
Mon, Jun 25
10:00am
Aud
Rhoda Hawkins
Single Cell Motility in Artificial Tissue


12:15pm
Aud
Paula Apsell
TBA
Blackboard Lunch Seminar, All welcome.
Tue, Jun 26
10:00am
Aud
Erkki Ruoshlati
Cell adhesion molecules in cancer


2:00am
SSR
Dirk Drasdo
Towards quantitative modeling of in-vivo tissue organization,

Wed, Jun 27
10:00am
Aud
Len Sander
Glioma and the microenvironment: remodeling and invasion

Thu, Jun 28
2:00pm
Aud
Denis Wirtz
Cancer cell migration in 3D

Fri, Jun 29
10:00am
Aud
Herbert Levine
Single Cell and Multicellular Motility


2:00am
Aud
Gyan Bhanot/Herbert Levine
What is Metastasis ?
Blackboard Seminar:
Hananhan and Weinberg papers
Week 7
Time

Speaker
Title
Comments
Mon, Jul 2
10:00
Aud
Tom Yankeelov
Towards integration of in vivo imaging data with biophysical models of tumor growth


12:15pm
Aud
Tom Lubensky
TBA
Blackboard Lunch Seminar, All welcome.

2:00 pm

Herbert Levine
What is Metastasis ?

Tue, Jul 3
10:00am
Aud
Oskar Hallatschek
Forces of Growth and Division in Microbial Populations


2:00 pm
SSR
Fuyu Tamanoi
Drug Delivery and Tumor Targeting

Wed. Jul 4



Fourth Of July

Thu, Jul 5
2:00 pm
Aud
Eshel Ben-Jacob
Bacteria and Cancer as Metacommunities

Fr. Jul.6
10:00am
Aud
Madhav Mani
Christophe Deroulers
Gradient sensing through the Fat pathway
Migration of Glial Cells


2:00pm
Aud
Eshel Ben-Jacob/Gyan Bhanot
Fishing for Relevant Information: how can we interpret expression arrays in the era of individual genomics?
Group Discussion
Week 8
Time

Speaker
Title
Comments
Mon, Jul 9
10:00 am
Aud
Mehran Kardar
Quantitative Model for Efficient Temporal Targeting of Tumor Cells


2:00 pm
Aud
Judith Gasson (JCCC)
Perspectives on Cancer Research

Tue, Jul 10
10:00am
Aud
Larry Nagahara (NCI)
Physical Science Oncology Update


2:00pm
SSR
Tom Yankeelov
Weather-forecasting models for treatment prediction
Blackboard Discussion
Wed, Jul 11
10:00 am
Aud
Darryl Shibata
Epigenetics and Tumors


2:00 pm
SSR
Darryl Shibata
Just Five Numbers: Parameters That Shape the Human Cancer Universe
Blackboard Talk
Thur, Jul 12
2:00 pm
Aud
Robert Austin
The Dynamics of the Evolution of Resistance and Metastasis in Cancer

Fr. Jul 13
10:00 am

Darryl Shibata
The First Three Cancer Cell Divisions
Blackboard Talk
*Aud=Auditorium, SSR=Small Seminar Room, MSR=Main Seminar Room, FR=Founders' Room, PL=Porthole Lounge
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