Fall 2013

Fall 2013

 

Cancer Center Seminar Series

Fall 2013 Schedule

Fridays 12:30-1:30pm


Jordan Hall, Room 1-14, unless otherwise noted.

The UVA Cancer Center presents this seminar series. Refreshments will be served in the Jordan Hall Lobby at 12:00.

Please note, the Seminar Series is not being offered for CME credit.

 

September   October   November    December

Date
Speaker and Title
Host


September



13

Thomas P. Loughran, MD, PhD

UVA Cancer Center Director 

Pathogenesis of LGL Leukemia

Sally Parsons, PhD
20

Hilard M. Lazarus, MD

Hematology and Oncology Medicine

Director, Novel Cell Therapy

UH Seidman Cancer Center

Novel Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Approaches in AML

Tamila Kindwall-Keller, MD
27

Jeremy Rich,  MD

Chairman, Department of Stem Cell, Biology and Regenerative Medicine

Cleveland Clinic

Partners in Crime: Cancer Stem Cells and the Microenvironment

Roger Abounader, MD, PhD

October



4

Stephen Culp, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor - Department of Urology

University of Virginia

Cytoreductive Surgery in Urology: Advancing Science While Improving Patient Care

Michael Weber, PhD
11

Nolan Wages, PhD

Assistant Professor - Department of Public Health Sciences

University of Virginia

Novel Designs for Contemporary Phase I Clinical Trials

Gina Petroni, PhD
18

CANCER CELL SIGNALING CONFERENCE

NO SEMINAR



25

Laura Barnes, PhD

Assistant Professor

Systems and Information Engineering

University of Virginia

Designing Health Information Technology for Chronic Disease Management

Sally Parsons, PhD

November



1

Wei Gu, PhD *** This Seminar has been Canceled***

Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology

Institute for Cancer Genetics

Columbia Universtiy

Do We really Know how p53 Acts as a Tumor Suppressor?

Hui Zong, PhD
8

Bernard E. Weissman, PhD

Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

University of North Carolina

Remodeling the Cancer Genome: The Role of the SWI/SNF Complex in Human Tumor Development

Kwon-Sik Park, PhD
15

Zena Werb, PhD

Professor and Vice-Chair - Department of Anatomy

University of California

GATA3: Master Regulator of Mammary Development and Suppressor of Breast Cancer Metastasis

Kevin Janes, PhD

** At Sandridge Auditorium, in McKim Hall**


22

Melissa A. Wilson, MD

Hematology and Oncology Fellow

Perelman School of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania

Somatic Metastais in Melanoma

29

THANKSGIVING BREAK - NO SEMINAR




December



6

CANCER CENTER TRAINING GRANT RETREAT

NO SEMINAR



13

David Kashatus, PhD

Assistant Professor of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology

University of Virginia

Multiplication and Division: The Role of Mitochondrial Fission in Ras-driven Tumor Growth

Sally Parsons, PhD