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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. It will be of interest to faculty members, oncologists, medical interns, nurses, pharmacologists, and research fellows.

When: 3rd Tuesday of every month, 8:00 a.m.

Where: University of Maryland Health Science Facility II (HSF II) Auditorium

20 S. Penn Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

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

Sept. 18, 2018 9:15 am | SMC Campus Center Elm Room A and B

Duane Mitchell, MD, PhD

Phyllis Kottler Friedman Professor
University of Florida
Department of Neurosurgery
P. O. Box 100265;
Gainesville, FL 32610

"Cellular Immunotherapy Targeting Malignant Brain Tumors"

Oct. 16, 2018 9:00 am | HSF II,

Xin Wei Wang, Ph.D.

Senior Investigator; Chief, Liver Carcinogenesis Section
Deputy Chief, Laboratory of Human Carcinogenesis; Co-
Director, Liver Cancer Program; Center for Cancer Research;
Bethesda, MD

"The Dilemmas of Cancer Genomic Heterogeneity"

Nov. 20, 2018 9:00 am | HSF II, Room 600

Chi Van Dang, MD, PhD

Scientific Director
Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research (LICR)
666 Third Avenue – 28th Floor;
New York, NY 10017

Dec. 18, 2018 9:00 am| HSF II, Room 600

Guido Marcucci, M.D.

Chair and Professor
Department of Hematologic Malignancies, Translational
Science; Director, Gehr Family Center for Leukemia Research
Professor, Department of Hematologic & Hematopoietic Cell
Duarte, CA

Jan. 15, 2019 9:00 am | HSF II, Room 600

Richard E. Childs, M.D.

Senior Investigator
Laboratory of Transplantation Immunotherapy
NHLB; Clinical Director; NHLBI
National Institutes of Health
Building 10, Room 3-5330
10 Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20814

Feb. 19, 2019 9:00 am | HSF II, Room 600

Peter Nelson, MD

Human Biology Division
Program in Prostate Cancer Research
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

March 19, 2019 9:00 am | HSF II, Room 600

Catherine J. Wu, MD

Professor of Medicine
Department of Medical Oncology
Harvard Medical School; Institute Member; Board Institute
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue, Dana 520
Boston, MA 02115

April 16, 2019 9:00 AM | HSF II, Room 600


May 21, 2019 9:00 am | HSF II, Room 600

Thomas W. Kensler, PhD

Full Member
Translational Research Program
Public Health Sciences Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
1100 Fairview Ave.
Seattle, WA 98109

June 18, 2019 9:00 am | HSF II, Room 600

M. Celeste Simon, Ph.D.

Scientific Director and Investigator
Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute
Associate Director-Shared Resources
Department of Cell and Development Biology
Arthur H. Rubenstein, MBBCh Professor,
Department of Cell and Development Biology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104