Call for Abstracts, 2014 Cancer Center Scientific Retreat

The 2014 MCW Cancer Center Scientific Retreat is on Friday, June 6, 2014 at American Serb Hall in Milwaukee, WI.  The theme for this year's retreat is Making Connections, Leveraging Strengths: Partners in Translational Cancer Research, and the focus is on partnerships that promote translational research. Cancer biologist Dafna Bar-Sagi, PhD is the keynote speaker.
The retreat will feature two poster sessions, and poster presenters will be selected from submitted abstracts. 
To be considered for a poster presentation, please submit an abstract to Anne Quimby Mathias ( by April 4, 2014.  All submitted abstracts will be evaluated by Cancer Center leadership. The top three submissions will each be awarded a $500 travel grant and asked to lead a small-group breakout session during the retreat.  Winners will be notified prior to the retreat and announced  t the beginning of the retreat.

A registration form and additional information about the location, agenda, meals, and breakout sessions will be sent soon.  If you have any questions, please contact me at or (414) 805-8258.