Video of Dr. Marianne Sadar speaking at the IMPaCT Meeting Plenary session
Dr. Marianne Sadar
The U. S. Department of Defense Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program is celebrating the beginnings of the Prostate Cancer Awareness Month by posting videos of presentations from the IMPaCT Meeting Plenary session entitled, “Mechanisms of Disease Progression,” on the CDMRP website.
Dr. Marianne Sadar; Senior Scientist at Canada’s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre in Vancouver. And the Provincial Program Leader for Prostate Cancer Research at the British Columbia Cancer Agency. She has been a continuous grantee of the DoD Program since 1999 when she was first granted a New Investigator Award. Dr. Sadar’s research has focused on discovering therapeutics for advanced prostate cancer that target the N-terminus domain of the androgen receptor and developing decoys, peptides, and small molecules from marine sponge extracts to yield new drugs with strong potential for clinical development.