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Sunday, July 1 • 2:40pm - 4:15pm
The Truth about Cancer: A Filmed Discussion for an Upcoming Documentary
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Donald Abrams

Donald Abrams is chief of hematology-oncology at San Francisco General Hospital and professor of clinical medicine at the University of California, San Francisco. After completing an integrative medicine fellowship from the University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, he established an integrative oncology practice at the UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine. Abrams co-edited an Oxford University Press textbook, Integrative... Read More →
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David Agus

David Agus is a professor of medicine and engineering at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and Viterbi School of Engineering and heads USC’s Westside Cancer Center and the Center for Applied Molecular Medicine. He is one of the world’s leading cancer doctors and the co-founder of two pioneering personalized medicine companies, Navigenics and Applied Proteomics. Agus is an international leader in new... Read More →
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Ralph Moss

Ralph W. Moss is the author of twelve books and three documentaries about cancer. His most recent book, Customized Cancer Treatment, is the first study of chemosensitivity and resistance assays. His articles have recently appeared in the journals Immunbiology, Lancet online, and Pharmacological Research. For the past 35 years he has independently evaluated various cancer treatments. He directs The Moss Reports, writes a column for The Townsend... Read More →
avatar for Niven R. Narain

Niven R. Narain

Niven R. Narain is co-founder, president, and chief technology officer of Berg Pharma, which focuses its research on understanding how alterations in metabolism relate to disease onset. His passion is innovation that drives patient care and the generation of actionable biological data. He discovered BPM 31510, the novel cancer drug in late stage clinical development for skin cancers and solid tumors. Most notably, Narain developed the... Read More →
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Michele Norris

Michele Norris is host of NPR’s “All Things Considered.” For the year leading up to the 2012 presidential election, Norris has recused herself from hosting duties while her husband takes a position as a senior advisor on the Obama campaign. During this time, she is focusing on producing signature segments and features, including the “ATC” series the Backseat Book Club, and working on new reporting projects, including... Read More →
avatar for Shimon Slavin

Shimon Slavin

Shimon Slavin is professor of medicine and medical and scientific director of the International Center for Cell Therapy and Cancer Immunotherapy in Tel Aviv, Israel. Slavin pioneered the use of immunotherapy mediated by donor lymphocytes and innovative methods for stem cell transplantation for the cure of hematological malignancies and solid tumors, and more recently, the use of multi-potent stem cells for regenerative medicine. His development... Read More →


Sunday July 1, 2012 2:40pm - 4:15pm
Paepcke Auditorium