Register: Second BHD Symposium

Registration is now open for the Second BHD Symposium, to be held in Washington, DC, April 22nd, 2010.

The abstract submission deadline for either a poster or an oral presentation is 15th February 2010, the word limit is 200 words.

This year’s invited guest speak is Dr. Berton Zbar, who has over 20 years experience in the field of renal cancer genetics and the organisers are delighted that he has agreed to address the symposium. Before his retirement, Dr Zbar was chief of the Laboratory of Immunobiology at the Center for Cancer Research, NCI-Frederick, USA, where he and his colleagues have studied families affected with the BHD Syndrome as well as von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) syndrome, hereditary papillary renal carcinoma (HPRC), and Hereditary Leiomyoma and Renal Cell Carcinoma (HLRCC).