Past Symposiums

Institute for Prostate Cancer Research (IPCR)

Past Symposiums

2017 Symposium

On March 18, 2017, prostate cancer patients attended the 6th annual IPCR symposium to learn about new advancements in research from Fred Hutch, UW and SCCA experts. Attendees learned about  the impact of screening, exercise and diet on cancer prevention, new, non invasive procedures to identify disease and guide treatment. THe event ended with a session focusing on clinical trials, and heard from patients themselves about their experiences participating in research.  View the symposium presentations.

2016 Symposium

At the IPCR Symposium on April 30, 2016, prostate cancer survivors had the opportunity hear to from Fred Hutch researchers and UW Medicine clinicians about immunotherapy and prostate cancer, optimizing prevention and early detection and strategies for personalize, genetically tailored care. View the symposium presentations.

2015 Symposium

Prostate cancer experts shared their knowledge about screening, treatment and clinical trials at the fourth annual symposium for patients and families held April 11 at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The event was hosted by the Institute for Prostate Cancer Research ― a joint program of Fred Hutch and UW Medicine.  View the symposium presentations.

2014 Symposium

At the IPCR Symposium on April 12, 2014, prostate cancer survivors had the opportunity to interact with Fred Hutch researchers and UW Medicine clinicians to learn about exciting and innovative research advancements in prostate cancer care.  View the symposium presentations.