Preliminary Schedule - Wednesday, October 21

All Times Are Eastern Time (EDT)

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9:00AM - 10:00AM

2nd John B. Little, PhD Legacy Plenary Lecture: The genetic epidemiology of radiation-associated contralateral breast cancer: An update from WECARE study 
Speaker: Jonine Bernstein
Chairs: Sally Amundson, Amy Kronenberg


10:00AM - 10:45AM

RRS Member Meeting


10:45AM - 11:00AM 

Virtual Break


11:00AM - 12:30PM

S 26: High dose rate and LET radiation physics/chemistry
Speakers: Michael Kraemer, Gerard Baldacchino, Martina Fuss, M. Ramish Ashraf
Chairs: David Becker, Emanuele Scifoni


S 27: Oxidative stress / Redox effects
Speakers: Michael Green, Rebecca Oberley-Deegan, Justine Bailleul, Andrej Rusin
Chairs: Bryan Allen, Michael Green


S 28: Epidemiology (II): Updates on epidemiological low dose studies
Speakers:  Gerry Kendall, Harry Cullings, Aryana Arsham, Helmut Schöllnberger
Chairs: Mark Little, Caitlin Milder​​​​​​​


S 29: Radiation carcinogenesis / 2nd cancers
Speakers: Yun Rose Li, John Lucas, Andrea Daniel, Megumi Hada
Chairs: Jean Nakamura, Jason Domogauer


S 30: Animal models in radiation research - limitations & pitfalls
Speakers: Craig Stark, J. Mark Cline, Isabel Lauren Jackson
Chairs: Richard Britten, Rachel Andrews


12:30PM - 1:30PM

Lunch: Virtual Poster Stroll & Exhibitor Appointments


1:30PM - 2:30PM

J.W. Osborne Lecture: Improving pancreatic radiotherapy by radioprotecting the intestinal tract
Speaker: Cullen Taniguchi
Chair: Martin Hauer-Jensen


2:30PM - 5:00PM

Presidential Symposium: FLASH: An exemplar of multidisciplinary ”transgenerational” radiation research
Speakers: Jolyon Hendry, Douglas Spitz, Marie-Catherine Vozenin, Charles Simone, Xu Cao, Anastasia Velalopoulou
Chairs: Susan Bailey, G. Don Jones


5:00PM - 6:00PM

Spirit of Aloha Final Closing Event