Comprehensive Cancer Center hosts Grand Rounds Seminar Series
Wake Forest University Comprehensive Cancer Center hosts Grand Rounds Seminar Series, which is aimed at bringing in eminent national and international scientists to speak on topics in the field of cancer research. Seminars are held at 11:30 am on first and/or third Thursdays of the month in Room 10B/10C of the Comprehensive Cancer Center. Please contact Dr. Peiqing Sun (firstname.lastname@example.org) to nominate a speaker.
Grand Round Seminars
Senescence in Cancer Therapy
Presented by Dr. Deborah Citrin
Senior Investigator, Radiation Oncology Branch
Deputy Director, Center for Cancer Research National Cancer Institute National Institutes of Health
"Irreversible Electroporation for Locally Advanced Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: Update and Clinical Trials"
Presented by Dr. Robert Martin
Sam & Lolita Weakley Endowed Chair, Surgical Oncology
Director, Division of Surgical Oncology
Professor of Surgery
Director, Upper GI & HPB Multi-Disciplinary Clinic
Academic Advisory Dean University of Louisville, KY
"Real-World Evidence & "Big Data" in Oncology - Transitioning from Promise to Practical Applications"
Presented by Dr. Amy Abernethy
Chief Medical Officer and Chief Scientific Officer & SVP Oncology Flatiron Health
March 2 *Begins at 11:30am*
"Cancer Moonshot, Data Sharing, Genomic Data Commons"
Presented by Dr. Warren Kibbe
Deputy Director of the Moonshot Project and Director of the Center for Biomedical Informatics and Information Technology (CBIIT) at the Nation Cancer Institute
"Metabolic dependencies in prostate cancer: Regulation and targeting of Lipogenesis"
Dr. Massimo Loda
Professor, Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Principal Inv., Pathology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Senior Pathologist, Pathology, Brigham & Women's Hospital
"Developing Precision Medicine Based New Lung Cancer Therapeutics"
Dr. John Minna
Max L. Thomas Distinguished Chair in molecular Pulmonary Oncology; Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Distinguished Chair in Cancer Research
UT Southwestern Medical Center
"Mitochondria and Cancer"
Navdeep Chandel, PhD
Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care) and Cell and Molecular Biology
Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine
"Dissemination and Implementation Science for Cancer Control: Realizing the Potential for Discoveries"
Dr. Ross Brownson
Bernard Becker Professor at the Brown School
Director, Prevention Research Center Washington University in St. Louis
Dr. Pier Paolo Pandolfi De Rinaldis
Director, Cancer Center & Cancer Research Institute at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Chief, Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, BIDMC George C. Reisman Professor of Medicine and Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Dr. Leonard Saltz
Chief, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service
Head, Colorectal Oncology Section
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center