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The Early Detection Research Network (EDRN) Steering Committee Meeting


Tuesday, September 03, 2002
4:00 - 6:00 pm Subcommittee Meetings (Chair to collect all information prior to the meeting in consultation with NCI Staff)

Prioritization Subcommittee:Discussion on Network Consulting Committee Meeting

Collaboration and Publication Subcommittee: Listing of Collaborative Activities across the Network

Technology and Resource Sharing Subcommittee: Tissue and Protein Arrays

Communication Subcommittee:Gordon Research Conference

Data Sharing & Informatics Subcommittee: Discussion onwillingness to share data and the peer review system beginning to take this into consideration when scoring grant applications, and discussion on EDRN specimen search tool
7:30 - 9:00 pm ER Negative Breast Cancer Mini-Symposium

Wednesday, September 04, 2002
7:00 - 8:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 8:10 am Welcome & Approval of February 2002 SC minutes: Peter Greenwald/David Sidransky
8:10 - 8:25 am Introduction: Allen Lichter, MD, Dean, University of Michigan Medical School, and Max Wicha, MD, Director, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center
8:25 - 8:45 am EDRN Updates: Sudhir Srivastava
8:45 - 9:30 am DMCC Updates (website update, CDE database? IRB?)
9:30 - 9:40 am Presentations on Upcoming Network Consulting Committee Meeting: Sudhir Srivastava
9:40 - 10:30 am NCI Intramural and EDRN Collaboration: Carl Barrett, Director, Clinical Research Center, NCI
10:30 - 10:45 am BREAK
10:45 am - 12:30 pm Informatics Pilot Project Presentation
12:30 - 2:00 pm LUNCH BREAK
2:00 - 5:00 pm Collaborative Group Meetings
7:00 - 9:00 pm Collaborative Showcase: Breast and Ovarian Cancers

Thursday, September 05, 2002
7:00 - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 8:45 am Guest Lectures:
EDRN-CCOP Collaboration: Phil Stella & Dr Worta McCaskill- Stevens, NCI
8:45 - 10:00 am Promises and Challenges of Proteomic Technology for Biomarker Research
Moderator: Peter Barker

Speakers: Sam Hanash, John Semmes, Yingming Zhao
Panelists: Speakers plus David Beach, David Chia, Emanuel Petricoin, Ziding Feng, Dan Chan, Zhen Zhang
10:00 - 10:15 am BREAK
10:15 - 11:15 am Linkage of Proteomics to Clinical Applications
Moderator: Ian Thompson

Panelists: David Fishman, William Bigbee, William Rom, Dan Cramer, Emanuel Petricoin, Jeremy Taylor
11:15 am - 12:15 pm Collaborative Group & Subcommittee Reports
12:40 pm - 1:30 pm LUNCH Discussion

Updates on CGN-EDRN Collaboration: Patrice Watson Liaison Reports
EORTC Standardization Report: Herb Fritsche
SPORE: Adi Gazdar
PCPT: Ian Thompson

EDRN Public-Private Partnership Mini-Workshop
Moderators:Robert Smith, PhD, American Cancer Society (Chair)
Paula Friedman, PhD Abbot Laboratories
Jacob Kagan, MS, PhD, the NCI
1:30 - 1:40 pmPurpose: Robert Smith, PhD/Jacob Kagan, PhD, American Cancer Society, Moderators
1:40 - 2:00 pmIntroduction: The EDRN Sudhir Srivastava, MPH, PhD the NCI
2:10 - 2:30 pmFinancing and Intellectual Property Issues: Richard Schlisky, MD, Associate Dean For Clinical Research, University of Chicago
2:30 - 2:50 pmMechanisms for Public-Private Partnership: Wendy Patterson, NCI Office of Technology Transfer
3:10 - 3:30 pmPublic-Private Partnership: Industrial Perspectives: Paula Friedman, Abbott Laboratories
3:30 - 3:45 pmBreak
3:45 - 4:00 pmEDRN - Human Proteome Organization Collaboration Gilbert S Omenn, MD, PhD, Uni Of Michigan
4:15 - 4:30Public-Private Partnership: Foundations/Advocacy Group Perspectives: Carolyn R Aldige, Cancer Research Foundation of America
4:30 - 5:00 pmDiscussion
5:00 - 7:00 pmBreak / Dinner at leisure
7:00 - 10:00 pmPanel Discussion on Public-Private Partnership: Paula Kim, Amy
McGuire For issues to be discussed, see the previous page
Note: Depending on the developing agenda and industrial input, we may need to continue this discussion on Friday for an hour or two

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