Saturday, April 15, 2023 – AM


Event time: Breakfast – 8:00 – 9:30 a.m. | Program – 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Dress Code: Business Casual
Jeans and slacks are acceptable. Men can wear sweaters or sport coats. Women can wear spring dresses, blouses and blazers.

Salamander Resort & Spa »
500 N Pendleton St.
Middleburg, VA 20117

Terry Gannon
Host of the Sports Panel

Terry Gannon is one of NBC Sports’ most versatile voices, serving as a play-by-play announcer and host for the PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, Olympic figure skating and  gymnastics, as well as college basketball  and other major events. Gannon was a member of the 1983 North Carolina State National Championship Basketball team. During his illustrious four-year career for Jim Valvano’s Wolfpack (1981-1985), he was a two-time Academic All-America and the school’s leading free throw shooter. In 1983, with an experimental three-point line adopted by several conferences, he was the number one three-point shooter in the nation.

William Nelson, M.D., Ph.D
Host of the Scientific Panel

Dr. Nelson is the Marion I. Knott Professor of Oncology and Director of the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins. He currently holds Professorships in oncology, medicine, pharmacology, pathology, radiation oncology, urology and environmental health sciences, as well as adjunct appointments at the Howard University School of Medicine and the Taipei Medical College. 

Outside of Johns Hopkins, Nelson is a recognized leader in cancer research, organizing national and international meetings in cancer health disparities, cancer prevention and prostate cancer. He serves on the board of directors of the V Foundation and is the former chair of the V Foundation’s Scientific Advisory Committee. Nelson is also on the Board of the Break Through Cancer Foundation, as a Scientific Co-Chair for Stand Up 2 Cancer, and he is on the Scientific Advisory Board for the Prostate Cancer Foundation. He also works as executive editor of Cancer Today, and as a senior editor of Cancer Research and of the Journal of Clinical Investigation. Owner of eleven issued patents, he is a co-founder of Digital Harmonics, Brahm Astra Therapeutics, and DH Cytoacoustics, and a board member of Armis Biopharma.