2014 Harvard TREC Annual Conference

Harvard Transdisciplinary Research in
Energetics and Cancer Center

The 2014 Annual Conference

The Harvard TREC Annual Conference will provide an overview of the Harvard TREC research center highlighting the role of collaborative, transdisciplinary science in investigating the relationship between obesity and cancer. We will focus on understanding the risk factors, disease pathways, and links between obesity and cancer through discussions on the role of physical activity , the built environment, lifestyle factors, childhood obesity, health disparities, and sleep. The conference will provide a framework for understanding the link between obesity and cancer and a discussion on development of strategies for the prevention and control of these conditions.

  • Date: May 12, 2014
  • Time: 2:00 – 5:30 PM
  • Location:
    The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School
    Rotunda Room
    77 Avenue Loius Pasteur
    Boston, MA 02115

We are proud to announce the following Keynote Speakers. For a complete list of speakers and conference information view the “2014 Annual Conference Agenda” provided below.

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Pamela Goodwin, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Senior Investigator, Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital; Marvelle Koffler Chair in Breast Research; Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto

Dr. Graham Colditz, MD, DrPH, TREC Program Direct/Lead-PI, Washington University in St. Louis; Niess-Gain Professor, Washington University School of Medicine; Associate Director Prevention and Control, Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center

2014 TREC Annual Conference Agenda