2011 Cancer Biology Pathway

Time: Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Location: Holden Auditorium, Farrell Learning and Teaching Center
Format: A 60-minute lecture followed by a 30-minute discussion of a research paper chosen by the speaker. Students will be sent a copy of the paper four to five days before the class. The schedule is subject to change.

TUESDAY, JAN. 18
David Wilson, MD, PhD
Adrenocortical Tumors
PowerPoint Presentation 

TUESDAY, JAN. 25
David Gutmann, MD
NF1 Tumor Models
PDF 

TUESDAY, FEB. 8
Joshua Rubin, MD, PhD
Brain Tumor Pathogenesis
PowerPoint Presentation 

TUESDAY, FEB. 22
Samuel Wickline, MD
Nanoparticles & Cancer
PDF 

TUESDAY, FEB. 15
J. William Harbour, MD
Uveal Melanoma
PowerPoint Presentation 

TUESDAY, MARCH 1
Daniel Link, MD
Severe Congenital Neutropenia and Leukemogenesis
PowerPoint Presentation 

TUESDAY, MARCH 7
Paul Goodfellow, PhD
Endometrial Cancer
PDF 

Tentative Schedule  Spring, 2011:

1/18 Dave Wilson, MD, PhD Introduction
1/25 David Gutmann, MD,  NF1 Tumor Models
2/08 Josh Rubin, MD, PhD, Brain Tumor Pathogenesis
2/15 William Harbour, MD,  Uveal  Melanoma
2/22 Sam Wickline, MD,  Nanoparticles & Cancer
3/01 Dan Link, MD,   Severe Congenital Neutropenia and Leukemogenesis
3/08 Paul Goodfellow, PhD, Endometrial Cancer
3/15 SPRING BREAK
3/22 Craig Micchelli, PhD,  Drosophila models of Tumor Development
3/29 Bob Heuckeroth, MD, PhD RET Signaling In Development & Cancer
4/05 Nancy Bartlett, MD,  Translational Therapies for Lymphoma
4/12 Todd Druley, MD, PhD, Rare Germline DNA Variants & Cancer