Author: Jena Lilly

Biden Cancer Summit- Dr. Jay Storm Presents CBTTC’s Commitment

On Friday, September 21st, Dr. Phillip “Jay” Storm joins the Biden Cancer Community Summit in Washington D.C. to present the Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium’s (CBTTC) Pediatric Brain Tumor Atlas (PBTA) Kids First Data Resource Center’s commitment to improving childhood disease research.   “The Biden Cancer Initiative is a great opportunity to highlight the open…

Dr. Resnick CBITT Speaker May 10th Webex

Dr. Resnick will be giving a presentation at the National Cancer Institute. Webex information: Starts at 11 May 10, Adam Resnick, Innovation Through Collaboration: New Models Emerging in Pediatrics for an Integrated Data-driven Healthcare Ecosystem Speaker: Adam Resnick, Ph.D. Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 Time: 11 AM – 12 PM ET WebEx: https://cbiit.webex.com/cbiit/onstage/g.php… Event Number:…

Cancer Informatics for Cancer Centers (CI4CC) Spring 2017 Workshop & Symposium

CBTTC Scientific Co-chair Dr. Adam Resnick presented yesterday at the Cancer Informatics for Cancer Centers (CI4CC) Spring 2017 Workshop & Symposium in Huntington Beach California. His presentation, titled “Innovation Through Collaboration: New Models for an Integrated Data-driven Healthcare Ecosystem,” outlined how improved collaboration, such as the clinical trials conducted within The Pacific Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Consortium…

Dr. Adam Resnick Invited Speaker @ CI4CC

Dr. Resnick was honored to speak at the recent Cancer Informatics for Cancer Centers (CI4CC) fall symposium held October 10-12th on the need for data sharing and collaborative science to accelerate new therapeutic discoveries in pediatric brain tumors. Dr. Resnicks talk was entitled “Cavatica, Pediatric Cancer and a Disruption in Data Sharing.” available via the link below….

AANS Tumor Satellite Symposium

Dr. Resnick was honored to speak at the AANS Tumor Satellite Symposium on September 24th on novel therapeutic approaches to pediatric low-grade gliomas (PLGG). http://prezi.com/cut-ux9fzz3y/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy&rc=ex0share  

PedcBioPortal Cancer Visualization

    June 6, 2016 Contributing Authors: Pichai Raman,  Angela J Waanders, Sabine Mueller, Adam C Resnick,  and John Maris on behalf of the CBTTC, PNOC and SU2C-St. Baldrick’s Pediatric Cancer Dream Team The pediatric cancer genome is severely under-represented in genomic databases as existing data portals have primarily focused on adult cancers. Furthermore, large-scale data…

Visit to the White House to discuss Data Sharing

Jay Storm Chief, Division of Neurosurgery joined Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia  CEO Madeline Bell and fellow cancer researcher John Maris Giulio D’Angio Chair in Neuroblastoma Research at the White House to talk with Vice President Joe Biden about the CBTTC, data sharing, immunotherapy and big data.

Congratulations to Namrata Choudhari from the Resnick Lab

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we are sharing the journey of two exceptional women who work at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Research Institute. Both Brenda Gwafila and Namrata Choudhari grew up outside of the U.S. and have discovered that scientific exploration has no boundaries. Gwafila moved 15 years ago to Philadelphia from Botswana,…

Dr. Adam Resnick’s appointment as Chair of the CBTTC Scientific Committee

It is with great pleasure that we announce Dr. Adam Resnick’s appointment as Chair of the Scientific Committee for the Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium (CBTTC).  Dr. Resnick has made significant contributions to the CBTTC’s scientific agenda and more recently to its scientific data infrastructure. His role as Chair of the Scientific Committee will ensure the…