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
The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School
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.
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