The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MITThe David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

National Cancer Institute Cancer Center

Science + Engineering... Conquering Cancer Together

A Conversation Between Susan Hockfield and Matthew Vander Heiden

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

The Koch Institute celebrates the appointment of Matthew Vander Heiden as the fifth director of MIT's NCI-designated cancer research program. A pioneer in cancer metabolism as well as a practicing oncologist, Dr. Vander Heiden brings deep experience and keen insight to the multi-faceted work of the Koch Institute community. On Thursday, April 29 he joins MIT President Emerita Susan Hockfield in a virtual conversation about his vision for cancer research at MIT.

Featured Speakers:

Susan Hockfield, PhD
MIT President Emerita and Professor of Neuroscience

Matthew Vander Heiden, MD, PhD
Koch Institute Director and Associate Professor of Biology

Presented as part of the Koch Institute's tenth anniversary celebrations.