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:||Second Wednesday of every month (except July and August), 8 a.m.|
|Where:||UM Health Science Facility II (HSF II) Auditorium
20 S. Penn Street, Baltimore, MD
|CME Credit:||One (1)|
|September 3, 2008||
Richard Schlegel, M.D., Ph.D.
"HPV and Cancer: New Approaches for Prevention and Treatment"
At right: Dr. Marvin Reitz (sponsor), Dr. Richard Schlegel, and Dr. Kevin Cullen, cancer center director
|October 8, 2008||
"Androgen Receptor is Suppressor and Proliferator for Prostate Cancer"
At right: Dr. Chawnshang Chang and Dr. Yuexing Zhang (sponsor)
|November 12, 2008||
Elizabeth Jaffe, M.D.
"Genes, Vaccines, and Immune Checkpoints: An All Out Attack on Pancreatic Cancer"
At right: Dr. Scott Strome (sponsor), Dr. Elizabeth Jaffe, and Dr. Kevin Cullen
|December 10, 2008||
John H.J. Petrini,
"Genetic Analysis of Chromosome Break Metabolism"
At right: Dr. Alan Tomkinson (sponsor), Dr. John Petrini, and Dr. Kevin Cullen
|January 14, 2009||
Ari Melnick, M.D.
"Therapeutic Targeting of B-cell Lymphomas"
At right: Dr. Ronald Gartenhaus (sponsor), Dr. Ari M. Melnick, and Dr. Kevin Cullen
|February 11, 2009||
J. Dannenberg, M.D.
"Prostaglandins, Cancer and the Clinic: From Bench to Bedside and Back"
At right: Dr. Amy Fulton (sponsor) and Dr. Andrew Dannenberg
|March 11, 2009||
Joan Massague, Ph.D.
At right: Dr. Angela Brodie (sponsor), Dr. Joan Massague and Dr. Kevin Cullen
|April 8, 2009||
Robert J. Mayer,
"Systemic Therapy for Colon Cancer - Are We making Progress?"
At right: Dr. Edward Sausville (sponsor), Dr. Robert J. Mayer and Dr. Kevin Cullen
|May 13, 2009||
Robert S. Kerbel, Ph.D.
"Mechanisms and Consequences (both good and bad) of Antiangiogenic Therapy for Metastatic Disease?"
At right: Dr. Kevin Cullen, Dr. Robert S. Kerbel and Dr. Tony Passaniti (sponsor).
|June 10, 2009||
Margaret A. Goodell, Ph.D.
"Regulation of Hematopoietic Stem Cells"
At right: Dr. Douglas Ross (sponsor) and Dr. Margaret Goodell