R!L 2022 Keynote Speaker

R!L 2022 keynote speaker

John D. Carpten, Ph.D.

National Cancer Advisory Board Chair

Professor and Chair of Translational Genomics, Director of the Institute of Translational Genomics, and Royce and Mary Trotter Chair in Cancer Research at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, as well as Associate Director of Basic Sciences at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Title of Lecture: Closing the Gaps in Cancer Health Equity

Date of keynote address, Friday, Sept. 23, 2022

Time: Awards Ceremony & Keynote Address held 1:00-2:45 p.m. (Reception to follow.)

Location: Kosair Charities Clinical and Translational Research Building, Room 101/102

Sponsored by


University of Louisville

UofL Office of the Executive Vice President for Research & Innovation

UofL Health Sciences Center Office of Diversity & Inclusion 


Research!Louisville Goals

  • Generate additional funding for health sciences research
  • Promote excellence in health sciences research
  • Promote public awareness of health sciences research
  • Promote health equity
  • Promote the Louisville Medical Center

Research!Louisville is an annual celebration of health-related research.


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