Winship 2030: The Future of Cancer Research

The annual Winship Scientific Symposium seeks to highlight the outstanding research of Winship investigators, deepen our understanding of important topics and provide opportunities to cultivate collaboration. This year's symposium, organized around the theme Winship 2030: The Future of Cancer Research.

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Program Highlights 

  • Keynote talk by Douglas R. Lowy, MD, Deputy Director of the National Cancer Institute
  • Faculty presentations on emerging topics that span basic, translational, clinical and population sciences
  • Poster competition and reception featuring student and trainee research


9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. | Keynote and Scientific Talks - Health Sciences Research Building Auditorium
5 p.m. – 7 p.m. | Poster Competition and Reception - Woodruff Health Sciences Center Administration Building Lobby

Register and Submit an Abstract

  • Deadline to Submit an Abstract: October 22, 2022
  • Eligibility: Students and trainees associated with Winship-affiliated investigators are encouraged to submit an abstract for poster presentation. All cancer-related abstracts submitted by eligible presenters will be invited to participate in the poster competition.
  • Submission Requirements: Abstracts should be text only (no figures or images please) and should fit on one page. Include the abstract title and the names and affiliations of each author, with the presenter’s name(s) in bold. Upload your abstract with your registration. (Note: The abstract submission form requires a Google sign-in. Please contact the event organizer with any questions.)
  • Poster Dimensions: Poster display boards are 45 inches high and 91 inches wide on the inside edge. Make sure your poster fits within these dimensions.
  • Poster Reception and Competition: The poster reception and competition will be held on Friday, November 4, 2022, from 5 p.m. to  7 p.m., in the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Administration Building Lobby.
  • Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top-scoring poster presenters.

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Registration is complimentary and includes meals and refreshments.