Experts Dr. Guadalupe Sabio and Dr. Ashani Weeraratna to Deliver Keynote Talks on Obesity, Cancer Immunology, marking the II Biomedical Seminar Scholarship Spain-US funded by the Fundación Ramón Areces.


Join us for a morning of insights and discussions as two experts, Dr. Guadalupe Sabio and Dr. Ashani Weeraratna, take the stage at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. The event, scheduled for Thursday, April 25th, promises to be enlightening addressing critical advances in cancer immunology.

Dr. Guadalupe Sabio, an Obesity & Cancer Immunology expert and EMBO Young Researcher, will kick off the morning with her keynote talk, followed by talks by two of her students recipients of the ECUSA scholarship. Following this, the stage will be graced by Dr. Ashani Weeraratna, a distinguished Cancer Immunology expert and Bloomberg Distinguished Professor. Dr. Weeraratna’s insights will shed light on cutting-edge developments in the field.

But that’s not all! Attendees will have the opportunity to taste Spanish cuisine during the mid-morning break, fostering networking among participants.

The schedule is as follows:

  • 9am-9:30am: Free Coffee & Breakfast (Location: W3008)
  • 09:30am-11am: Keynote Talk by Dr. Guadalupe Sabio & Students (Location: W3008)
  • 11am-12pm: Keynote Talk by Dr. Ashani Weeraratna (Location: W3008)
  • 12pm-1:30pm: Relocate to W4030 for Spanish Lunch (Location: W4030)

The event is open to all, with free admission. Whether you’re interested in specific talks or the entire morning’s proceedings, everyone is encouraged to join us!

RSVP at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/johns-hopkins-ecusa-dc-cancer-immunology-seminar-tickets-881428144307?aff=oddtdtcreator

For inquiries and further information, please reach out to secretary-dc@ecusa.es.