Dear Colleagues,

Centre for Translational Cancer Research (CTCR) Pune, Persistent Systems and TCGA, are happy to announce the 1st TCGA-themed conference and hands-on workshop in India titled  ‘Multi-Omics Studies in Cancer- Learnings from TCGA” at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune on September 21-25, 2019.

The event will be organized in 2 phases:

(a) A 2-day TCGA conference open to all registered delegates (September 21-22, 2019)

(b) A 3-day hands-on, advanced level TCGA workshop for pre-selected delegates only (September 23-25, 2019)


Dr. Jean Claude Zenklusen (Director, TCGA) will lead a team of TCGA experts who will serve as key faculty members for both the conference and the workshop. In addition, eminent translational cancer scientists and onco-clinicians from India and abroad have confirmed their presence at the conference as speakers.


The scientific agenda for this event has been designed keeping in view the interest of cancer researchers from various domains such as academia, biotech, pharmaceuticals, genomics, regulatory, bioethics and governmental agencies.


Please mark your calendar for attending this important translational cancer research conference.

More details about the conference including speakers, scientific agenda and registrations will be announced shortly.


For further queries, please contact 

We look forward to your participation in this event.


Santosh Dixit, Ph.D.,

Senior Scientist, CTCR, Pune, India


On behalf of the conference leadership:

Dr. C.B. Koppiker ( Breast Oncosurgeon and Medical Director, PCCM, Pune)

Prof. L.S. Shashidhara (Professor -Biology, IISER Pune)

Prof. Sunil Badve (Joshua Edwards Professor of Laboratory Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine,USA)