Research Retreat

research-retreatEvery year the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center hosts its annual Research Retreat and Research Competition, in which UAB faculty and students showcase their scientific work in areas of cancer research. Information on this year’s event is below.

Registration is required:


17th Annual Research Retreat

Monday, October 6, 2014
Sheraton HotelBirmingham Ballroom
2101 Richard Arrington Jr. Boulevard North


Meeting Theme: Personalized Cancer Care

Program Committee: Jonas Almeida, Ph.D.; Andres Forero, M.D.; Bruce Korf, M.D., Ph.D.; Kevin Roth, M.D., Ph.D.; Eddy Yang, M.D., Ph.D. (Chair)


2014 Retreat Highlights:

  • Presentations by experts in the field of personalized cancer care
  • Poster sessions highlighting original work in all fields of cancer research
  • Awards for posters judged to be the most outstanding
  • Shared Facility displays


Online Abstract Submission: 

Open: Monday, June 23 at 8 a.m.
Closed: Monday, August 4 at 5 p.m.

Online Advance Registration:

Open: Monday, June 23 at 8 a.m.
Closed: Monday, September 8 at 5 p.m.


For more information, contact Susan Winn at 996-5906 or or Miranda Wesley at 934-0034 or

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