2014-2015 Seminar Schedule

September 17, 2014

Scott H. Kaufmann, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

PARP Inhibitors for the Treatment of Homologous Recombination-Deficient Malignancies: Recent Advances and Future Development

October 15, 2014

Pamela I. Clark, PhD, MSPH
Research Professor
University of Maryland, College Park
College Park, MD

New and Manipulated Tobacco Products

November 19, 2014

Matthew J. Ellis, BSc, MB, BChir, PhD, FRCP
Professor of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Genome Directed Therapy for ER+ Breast Cancer

December 17, 2014

Philip A. Cole, MD, PhD
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Bivalent Approaches to Drug Discovery

January 21, 2015

Robert A. Kyle, MD, MS, MACP
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance (MGUS) and Smoldering Multiple Myeloma (SMM)

February 18, 2015

Laurie K. McCauley, DDS, PhD
University of Michigan School of Dentistry
Ann Arbor, MI

Macrophages, Apoptosis & Efferocytosis: A Recipe for Skeletal Metastasis

March 18, 2015

Ravi Bhatia, MD
Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope Medical Center
Duarte, CA

Biology and Targeting of Leukemia Stem Cells

April 15, 2015

Zena Werb, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair
USC Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of California
San Francisco, CA

Of Mice and Women: How Studying Development Gives Us Insights into Cancer Progression

May 20, 2015

Thomas Gajewski, MD, PhD
The Ben May Department for Cancer Research
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Molecular Mechanisms of the T-Cell Inflamed Tumor Microenvironment: Implications for Immunotherapy

June 17, 2015

Anthony Letai, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Cancer Precision Medicine via Mitochondria