Cancer Research Conference for Science Teachers

An audience member asks a question at the science teachers conference

Hosted by the University of Florida Health Cancer Center

Tuesday, July 26, 2022 – Wednesday, July 27, 2022
1 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.                       8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Conference Overview

Participants heard about the cutting-edge research taking place at UF and connected with scientists, physicians, and students to engage in a dialogue about community health and well-being. The conference took place at the University of Florida Cancer/Genetics Research Complex in Gainesville, Florida, and included a social event at the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art.

Certificates of attendance were provided to all attendees and teachers may be eligible for continuing education credits by submitting these to their local districts.


  • Learn about exciting cancer research being conducted at the UF Health Cancer Center.
  • Gain insights into biological processes involved in cancer onset, growth, spread, and recurrence.
  • Learn about new cancer treatment concepts, approaches, and data analyses.
  • Interact and build relationships with other educators interested in disseminating information to raise cancer awareness.

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