10:00 am - 2:00 pm
University of Hawaii Cancer Center
A blessing ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. Speakers will include Nobel Laureate Elizabeth Blackburn, PhD; American Cancer Society Immediate Past President W. Phil Evans, MD; University of Hawai‘i President M.R.C. Greenwood; and UH Cancer Center Director Michele Carbone, MD, PhD.
Family-friendly, educational science fair: 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The fair will showcase the center’s work in our main program areas: cancer epidemiology, cancer biology, cancer prevention and control, clinical and translational research, biostatistics and informatics, and more. There will also be exhibits by members of the Hawai‘i Cancer Consortium and our community partners.
All John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) faculty, staff and students are invited to the blessing at 10 a.m. and to the science fair.
A reception by invitation only occurs that evening.