May 2014: Bridging the Gap in Pancreatic Cancer


On May 29, 2014, the Koch Institute's with/in/sight lecture series showcased the work of the Bridge Project. With introductory remarks by Anne Deconinck and Bridge Project co-leader Tyler Jacks, the event offered a clinician's perspective on the challenges of pancreatic cancer and examples of Bridge Project-funded research focused on developing novel approaches and technologies for its treatment. Click here to see photos from evening's program or view the presentations below:

Mandar Muzumdar, MD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Koch Institute at MIT; Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Attending Physician, Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (view video)

Elazer Edelman, MD, PhD, Thomas D. and Virginia W. Cabot Professor of Health Sciences and Technology at MIT; Member, Koch Institute at MIT; Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School (video not available)

Robert Langer, PhD, David H. Koch Institute Professor, Koch Institute at MIT and MIT Department of Chemical Engineering (view video)