The Frontiers in Oncology lecture series brings outstanding investigators involved in cancer research to the UMGCCC campus each month. The series is designed to educate and provide exposure to the latest developments in cancer biology, treatment and diagnosis. Topics will be of interest to faculty members, oncologists, medical interns, nurses, pharmacologists and research fellows.

When: 3rd Tuesday of every month, 9 am

Where: Zoom

CME Credit: One (1)

Contact: 410-328-7516, Note: If you would like to meet with the speaker, please contact Florence Wade.

Upcoming Frontiers in Oncology Seminars

May 17, 2022 – 9 am – Hosick Lecture Hall

Thorsten R. Mempel, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Robert and Laura Reynolds MGH Research Scholar
Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases
Massachusetts General Hospital
Charleston, MA

"Immune Cell Communications in the Tumor Microenvironment"


June 21, 2022 – 9 am – Virtual Zoom Seminar

Elaine Ostrander, PhD

Chief and NIH Distinguished Investigator, 
Cancer Genetics and Comparative Genomics Branch, 
National Human Genome Research Institute
Bethesda, MD

"Canine Genetics: A Population Genetics Extravaganza for studies of Disease, Morphology and Behavior"


Fall 2022 dates will be posted as they become available.