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SBT 2002 Meeting Report

Annual Meeting and Adjunct Meetings held November 7-10, 2002 at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines in La Jolla, California drew over 600 delegates.

The SBT 2002 meeting included a Primer on Tumor Immunology, a Workshop on Angiogenesis Monitoring as well as the Annual Scientific Meeting of the SBT. "One of the purposes of the Society for Biological Therapy is to bring together scientists and clinicians to hear the latest advances in biologic therapy of cancer," says Robert O. Dillman, MD, Medical Director of Hoag Cancer Center and Immediate Past President of SBT. Following are some registration statistics.

Primer: 139 Participants
27% MD
40% PhD
9% MD, PhD
24% Other or not listed

Angiogenesis Workshop: 94 participants
27% MD
27% PhD
14% MD, PhD
32% Other or not listed

Annual Meeting: 400 participants
29% MD
33% PhD
9% MD, PhD
29% Other or not listed