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Bob Hoover Day: A Celebration of Career and Accomplishments

March 15, 2024 | 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM

NCI Shady Grove Campus Seminar TE406/408/410

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Bob Hoover Day: A celebration of the career and accomplishments of Robert N. Hoover, M.D., Sc.D.

About the Event

Bob retired in 2020 after over four decades of service to the NCI. The afternoon will showcase Bob’s enormous scientific legacy and history of mentoring through a series of short talks by former trainees from DCEG and non-DCEG experts.

Learn about Bob in this article from June 2020. 


  • Dr. Thomas J. Mason, Professor, Director, Global Center for Disaster Management and Humanitarian Action, Department of Environmental and Occupational HealthUniversity of Southern Florida
  • Dr. John D. Boice, Jr., Research Professor of Medicine in the Division of Epidemiology, Department of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Gretchen Gierach, Ph.D., M.P.H., Director, Integrative Tumor Epidemiology Branch
  • Dr. Lauren Houghton, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
  • Dr. Shelia Zahm, DCEG retired
  • Dr. Patricia Hartge, DCEG retired
  • Stephen J. Chanock, M.D., Director, DCEG