The Frontiers in Oncology lecture series brings outstanding investigators involved in cancer research to the UMGCC campus each month. The series is designed to educate and provide exposure to the latest developments in cancer biology, treatment and diagnosis. It will be of interest to faculty members, oncologists, medical interns, nurses, pharmacologists, and research fellows.
|When:||3rd Wednesday of every month, 8:00 a.m.|
University of Maryland Health Science Facility II (HSF II) Auditorium
|CME Credit:||One (1)
September 18, 2013
Don Ayer, Ph.D.
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Department of Oncological Sciences
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
From left to right: Drs. Dhan Kalvakolanu, Ph.D. (FIO Director); Donald Ayer (FIO speaker) and Kevin Cullen (Cancer Center Director)
October 9, 2013
Martin Carroll, M.D.
Division of Hematology and Oncology
Philadelphia, PA 19104
November 20, 2013
David Gius, M.D., Ph.D.
Zell Family Scholar Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
Feinberg School of Medicine
From left to right: Drs. Dhan Kalvakolanu, Ph.D. (FIO Director); David Gius (FIO speaker) and Kevin Cullen (Cancer Center Director)
December 18, 2013
Suzanne Topalian, M.D.,
Professor, Surgery and Oncology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Director, Melanoma Program, Kimmel Cancer Center
Baltimore, MD 21287
From left to right: Drs. Curt Civin (sponsor); Suzanne Topalian (FIO speaker) and Dhan Kalvakolanu, Ph.D. (FIO Director)
January 15, 2014 -- CANCELED
Laurence Cooper, M.D., Ph.D.
Grant Taylor, W.W. Sutow and Margaret Sullivan
Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatric Patient Care
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX 77030
February 19, 2014
Michael Kastan, M.D., Ph.D.
Executive Director, Duke Cancer Institute
William W. Shingleton Professor
Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC 27710
From left to right: Michael Kastan (FIO speaker); Feyruz Rassool (sponsor); and Kevin Cullen
March 19, 2014
Davide Ruggero, M.D.
Department of Urology
University of California, San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Cancer Research Building
San Francisco, CA 94158
From left to right: Drs. Kevin Cullen (Cancer Center Director); Davide Ruggero, Ph.D. Ronald Gartenhaus (sponsor); and Danilo Perrotti (Professor and Researcher in the Greenebaum Cancer Center)
April 16, 2014
Joyce Slingerland, M.D.
Associate Director for Translational Research
Director, Braman Family Breast Cancer Institute
Breast Cancer Program Leader
UM Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Professor, Depts. of Medicine, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
UM Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL 33136
From left to right: Drs. John Olson (sponsor); Angela Brodie (Cancer Center); Joyce Slingerland (speaker); Kevin Cullen (Cancer Center Director)
May 21, 2014
Peter Sicinski, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Genetics
Department of Cancer Biology
Harvard Medical School
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, NC 02115
From left to right: Drs. Kevin Cullen (CC Director); Peter Sicinski (speaker); and Dhan Kalvakolanu (FIO Activity Director)
June 18, 2014
David A. Frank, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
From left to right: Drs. Arnob Banerjee (sponsor); David A. Frank (speaker); Kevin Cullen (CC Director) and Dhan Kalvakolanu (FIO Activity Director)