Future of Cancer Care Summit

Summit Schedule

10:00 - 10:15 a.m.

Opening Remarks

Mohammad Dehghani, Ph.D., Chancellor, Missouri S&T

Ed Clayton, CEO, Phelps Health 

10:15 - 10:45 a.m.

Keynote Speaker

John DiPersio, M.D, Ph.D., Deputy Director, Siteman Cancer Center and Chief of the Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine 

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

OBI Investigator Pitches

Casey Burton, Ph.D., Director of Medical Research, Phelps Health

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Panel Discussion: Future of Cancer, from Cells to Communities

Bettina Drake, MD, Professor of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine and Siteman Cancer Center

Aimee James, Ph.D., MPH, Professor of Surgery, Division of Public Health Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine

Christopher Spencer, MD, Medical Director, Phelps Health Delbert Day Cancer Institute 

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Breakout Sessions

Prevention and Screening


Medical Devices and Technologies

Rural Health