"Road to a Cure"

The Latest Developments in Blood Cancer Research

Wednesday, May 3, 2017  6:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. 

Cancer Wellness Center  

215 Revere Drive, Northbrook, IL 60062

 Click here to register today

This program made possible in part by
the David Wortman Memorial Fund
.

Featuring
Nancy Zeleznik-Le, PhD
Loyola University Medical Center
Hematology/Oncology Professor
Interim Co-Director, Oncology Research Institute

Dr. Zeleznik-Le received her Ph.D. (Cellular and Molecular Biology/Immunology) from Duke University in 1988. She continued her training as a postdoctoral fellow at the Lineberger Cancer Center, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in the laboratory of Dr. Jenny Ting, working on MHC Class II gene regulation.

In 1991, Dr. Zeleznik-Le became a Research Associate (Instructor) and then in 1993, a Research Associate (Assistant Professor) at the University of Chicago, working with Dr. Janet Rowley. She started her work on the Mixed Lineage Leukemia (MLL) gene and protein while at the University of Chicago. In 1999, she joined the faculty at Loyola University Medical Center as an Assistant Professor in the Hematological Malignancies Program. In 2003, Dr. Zeleznik-Le was promoted to Associate Professor, and then in 2009 to Professor. Dr. Zeleznik-Le holds a primary appointment in the Department of Medicine and has adjunct appointments in two graduate programs, Molecular Biology and Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry.

Please RSVP by clicking the registration link above, email Linda@LRFMail.org
or call the LRF at 847.424.0600