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Michael T. Lotze, M.D.

  • Date: December 22, 2015
  • Title: Winter Solstice: Integrating cancer biology and tumor immunology in KRAS/RAGE/HMGB1 Driven Pancreatic Cancer
  • University of Pittsburgh Schools of Health Sciences
Xinghua Lu, MD, PhD, MS

  • Date: November 20, 2015
  • Title: BD2B: From Big Data to Bedside
  • University of Pittsburgh
Charles L. Bennett, M.D., Ph.D., MPP

  • Date: October 26, 2015
  • Title: Conflicts of interest in pharmaceutical sponsored cancer research: From bench to policy studies
  • NCI Designated Cancer Center Charleston and Columbia, South Carolina
Shinya Toyokuni, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Date: October 13, 2015
  • Title: Cancer as a ferrotoxic disease: what we have learned from animal studies toward its prevention
  • Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine
Terry O. Matsunaga Pharm.D., Ph.D.

  • Date: September 3, 2015
  • Title: Bubbles and Condensed-Bubbles for Imaging and Therapy
  • University of Arizona
Liping Zhao, Ph.D.

  • Date: July 7, 2015
  • Title: Gut Microbiota and Obesity - From Association to Isolation to Causation to Translation
  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University
John B. Cologne, Ph.D.

  • Date: July 7, 2015
  • Title: Omitted Covariates in Nonstandard Regression Models
  • Department of Statistics, Hiroshima, Japan
Satoshi Inoue, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Date: June 5, 2015
  • Title: Sex Hormone Target Genes and ncRNAs in Cancer - Focus on Breast Cancer
  • The University of Tokyo
Dr. Philip Crews

  • Date: May 11, 2015
  • Title: Harnessing Oceania to Discover Small Molecules as Leads in the Design of Chemotherapeutics
  • University of California, Santa Cruz
Timothy R. Rebbeck, PhD

  • Date: April 7, 2015
  • Title: Prediction and Prevention of Cancer Risk in BRCA ½ Mutation Carriers
  • University of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA
Martin Fernandez-Zapico, MD

  • Date: March 23, 2015
  • Title: Rethinking the Role of Hedgehog/GLI Axis in Pancreatic Cancer
  • Mayo Clinic
André S. Bachmann, PhD

  • Date: March 20, 2015
  • Title: Pharmaceutical Drug Development in Neuroblastoma and Multiple Myeloma: From Bench to Clinical Trials
  • Michigan State University; East Lansing, MI
Keji Zhao, MD

  • Date: March 19, 2015
  • Title: Epigenetics of Cellular Differentiation
  • National Institutes of Health
Antonio Siccardi, MD

  • Date: March 19, 2015
  • Title: Historical Milestones in Molecular Genetics-Gene, a word with no hypothesis
  • University of Milan; Milan, Italy
Antonio Siccardi, MD

  • March 17, 2015
  • Title: Historical Milestones in Molecular Genetics-Mutation, the biological Slot-machine
  • University of Milan; Milan, Italy
James D. Sargent, MD

  • March 16, 2015
  • Title: Movie Smoking – One Cause of Adolescent Smoking
  • Norris Cotton Cancer Center; Hanover, NH
Bing Xia, PhD

  • Date: March 9, 2015
  • Title: The BRCA1-PALB2-BRCA2 Pathway and Mechanisms of Hereditary Breast Cancer
  • Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Robert Wood Johnson Medical School; New Brunswick, NJ
James D. Sargent, MD

  • Date: March 6, 2015
  • Title: Electronic Cigarettes & Cancer Patients
  • Norris Cotton Cancer Center; Hanover, NH
Laura Q. Rogers, MD

  • Date: February 25, 2015
  • Title: Physical Activity in Cancer Survivors
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham; Birmingham, AL
Dean Brenner, MD

  • Date: February 18, 2015
  • Title: Replacing Aspirin with Omega-3 Fatty Acids as Colon Cancer Preservatives
  • University of Michigan; Ann Arbor, MI
Sangita Sharma, PhD

  • Date: February 17, 2015
  • Title: Assessing knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of Indigenous peoples in Arctic Canada toward cancer and cancer screening services
  • University of Alberta; Edmonton, AB Canada
Charles R. Keese, PhD

  • Date: February 13, 2015
  • Title: A Morphological Biosensor for Cell Research
  • Applied BioPhysics Inc.; Honolulu, HI
Ali Naderi, MD

  • Date: January 27, 2015
  • Title: Molecular Functions of Prolactin-Induced Protein and Androgen Receptor in Breast Cancer
  • University of Iowa; Iowa City, IA
Michael Fiore, MD

  • Date: January 16, 2015
  • Title: Treating Tobacco Dependence in 2015
  • University of Wisconsin; Madison, WI
Susan L. Mooberry, PhD

  • Date: January 12, 2015
  • Title: The Bat Flower: Source of next generation microtubule stabilizers
  • University of Texas; San Antonio, TX