Tucson Symposium

February 28 – March 1, 2017
Hilton El Conquistador Hotel

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Bringing together some of the world’s top oncologists, pathologists, research scientists and healthcare industry leaders, the Tucson Symposium understands the pivotal role that scientific research and innovative diagnostic tests play in improving our understanding of cancer.

Past topics have covered a diverse range of subject matter, from heterogeneity to biomarkers, personalized healthcare to disruptive technology.

TS2017 will be no different, tackling a wide array of topics from an expansive group of change leaders in oncology and pathology with one common focus – improving patients’ lives.

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Schedule at a glance

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
7:00 am Breakfast & registration
8:00 am General session
12:00 pm Lunch
1:30 pm Poster session
3:00 pm General session
7:00 pm VENTANA open house & dinner


Wednesday, March 1, 2017
7:00 am Breakfast & registration
8:00 am General session
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm General session
5:00 pm Tucson Symposium adjourns


Tucson, The Old Pueblo

Tucson, The Old Pueblo
Blessed with sunny skies and beautiful weather year-round, Tucson’s natural landscape converges with rich borderlands culture to offer a magical desert escape.

Visitors will discover what Tucsonans have long prized – UNESCO-designated cuisine, a vibrant arts scene and endless opportunities for outdoor fun and adventure. Explore the destination.

Tucson facts

Elevation 2,548 ft above sea level
Founded 1877
County Pima
Time Zone Mountain Standard Time
Climate This time of year is characterized by rising daily high temperatures, with daily highs increasing from 70°F to 76°F and dropping below 60°F at times
Language Primarily English, although Spanish is frequently spoken and understood
Population 531,641

Important dates

Early registration
November 28, 2016
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Poster abstract submission opens
November 1, 2016
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Poster abstract submission closes
January 19, 2017

Early registration deadline
January 9, 2017

Regular registration deadline
February 20, 2017

2016 Tucson Symposium photos

Watch highlights from the 2016 Tucson Symposium