Wistar Wire: Events

Ben Leach
Chi Van Dang, M.D., Ph.D.
Chi Van Dang, M.D., Ph.D.
Some of the nation’s top oncology experts and National Cancer Institute leaders gathered in Washington, D.C., to present a plan to accelerate new advances in cancer diagnosis, prevention and treatment.
Cancer, Events, Funding
Darien Sutton
Wistar family on historic walking tour trace Dr. Caspar Wistar's footsteps
Wistar family on historic walking tour trace Dr. Caspar Wistar's footsteps
Wistar Descendants Came Face to Face with Mementos, Memories from the Past
Events
Ben Leach
(l to r) Richard Horowitz, Adele Schaeffer, Helen Pudlin, Dario Altieri
(l to r) Richard Horowitz, Adele Schaeffer, Helen Pudlin, Dario Altieri
Donors, supporters, scientists and friends gathered for a black-tie gala at Dilworth Park at Philadelphia’s City Hall to honor Wistar’s illustrious history of scientific achievements and board president Helen P. Pudlin, Esq..
Ben Leach
The evening commenced with a cocktail reception before Maureen M. Murphy, Ph.D., presented on what genetic mutations mean for inherited cancer syndromes, the vital role of the p53 gene, and how cancer mutations may impact treatment decisions.
Cancer, Events, Genes