University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Pediatric Malignancies Program Meeting

March 21, 2018, 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mission Bay
1450 3rd Street
San Francisco, CA

Immunotherapy In Pediatric Cancer

8:15 - 8:30 am

Kate Matthay, MD

Welcome and Program Updates

8:30 - 9:00 am

Michelle Hermiston, MD, PhD, Pediatrics, UCSF

Overview of Pediatric Immunotherapy: Current status and future needs

9:00 - 9:30 am

Michel DuPage, PhD, Immunology, UCSF

Harnessing Immune Plasticity to Fight Cancer

9:30 - 10:00 am

David Raulet, PhD, Molecular and Cell Biology, UC Berkeley

NK Cell Activation, Desensitization and Inhibition: Approaches to Mobilize NK Cells for Cancer Immunotherapy

10:00 - 10:30 am

Erin Simonds, PhD, Neurology, UCSF

Profiling the tumor immune microenvironment in mouse models of neuroblastoma and DIPG

10:30 - 10:45 am


10:45 - 11:15 am

Hideho Okada, MD, PhD, Neurosurgery, UCSF

Targeting histone 3 variant H3.3K27M mutation for immunotherapy of diffuse midline glioma

11:15 - 11:45 am

Edward Roberts, PhD, Pathology, UCSF

Visualizing Immunity to Tumors and to Self

11:45 am - 12:00 pm

Michelle Hermiston, MD, PhD, Pediatrics, UCSF

Future plans and discussion


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