Indo-US Cooperation for Cancer Research Series

Indo-US Cooperation for Cancer Research: An Indian Perspective
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus, 9601 Medical Center Drive, Rockville
Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

Dr. Raj Badwe, Director of Tata Memorial Center and Hospital Mumbai, India. Dr. Badwe led the discussion between India and the United States on cooperation in cancer research and consultation on the Indian national cancer institute.

His talk covered a brief status of cancer research and treatment in India; the burden of cancer and resulting priorities; some of the collaborative projects between cancer researchers in both countries including his own breast transcriptome study; the current plans for the Indian national cancer institute and co-located superspeciality centers; and his thoughts on specific areas of cooperation in cancer research and enabling biomedical informatics infrastructure.

Beside his role as the head of the largest comprehensive cancer center in India, Dr. Badwe has been asked to lead the National Innovation Council Task Force on Cancer.

This event is being co-hosted by Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus, the Embassy of India and Open Health Systems Laboratory (OHSL).

Dr. Kim Lyerly, George Barth Geller Professor of Cancer Research at Duke University, and a member of the National Cancer Advisory Board will chair the meeting.

C. Norman Coleman, M.D., Head, Experimental Therapeutics Section, Radiation Oncology Branch, NIH(from left to right) Michael Sullivan, Internet2, Sonia Suchday, Bruce Rapkin, and David Lounsbury from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, March 14th 2012 Indo-US Meeting.

(from left to right) Michael Sullivan, Internet2, Sonia Suchday, Bruce Rapkin, and David Lounsbury from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, March 14th 2012 Indo-US Meeting.

Press: Gaithersburg nonprofit works for global research, The Gazette (Wednesday, March 21, 2012)

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Indo-US Cancer Research Working Group
Audio and Video Conference (Room 129)
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus, 9601 Medical Center Drive, Rockville
Friday, July 15th, 2011

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Johns Hopkins Montgomery County and Open Health Systems Laboratory (OHSL)
Welcomes India’s Biotechnology Delegation
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus, 9601 Medical Center Drive, Rockville
Monday, June 27, 2011

JHU-MCC Welcomes India’s Biotechnology Delegation 27th June 2011

June_27th_Conference_Report_Complete

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1st meeting of Indo-US Cancer Research Working Group at ASCO
Downtown Hilton Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, US
Tuesday, June 7th, 2011