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Cancer Biology Seminar Series

The Cancer Biology Seminar Series is the primary means for the presentation of basic and translational oncology research on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Speakers come from across the United States as well as within UW-Madison. The series is co-sponsored by the McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research and the Department of Human Oncology. Seminars are held on Wednesdays at 10:30-11:30AM in Room 1345 Health Sciences Learning Center (HSLC) - unless otherwise noted.

2018-2019 Cancer Biology Seminar Series

Date Speaker Flyer Sponsor
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Charles Mullighan, MBBS (Hons), MSc, MD
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Host: Jing Zhang (Co-Sponsored by UWCCC)

PDF icon Mullighan 9-5-18 McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

John Schiller, Ph.D.
NIH/NCI
Host: Paul Lambert

PDF icon Schiller 9-12-18 McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Linda Schuler, Ph.D., VMD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Department of Human Oncology

PDF icon Schuler 9-19-18 Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Yong Wan, Ph.D.
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
Northwestern University
Host: Wei Xu

PDF icon Wan 9-26-18 McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Elaine Mardis, Ph.D.
Nationwide Children's Hospital
Ohio State University
Host: Wei Xu

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Frederick Dick, Ph.D.
Western University
Host: Paul Lambert

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

TBD
Host: Department of Human Oncology

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

TBD
Host: McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

TBD
Host: McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Eva Gottwein, Ph.D.
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Host: Janet Mertz

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Ravi Patel, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Department of Human Oncology

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

NO SEMINAR (Thanksgiving Break)

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Dorraya El-Ashry, Ph.D.
Masonic Cancer Center
University of Minnesota
Host: Elaine Alarid

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Sallie Permar, M.D., Ph.D.
Duke University
Host: Rob Kalejta

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Scott Bratman, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Toronto, Canada
Host: Department of Human Oncology

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, December 19, 2018

NO SEMINAR (Winter Break)

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

NO SEMINAR (Winter Break)

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

NO SEMINAR (Winter Break)

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

NO SEMINAR (Winter Break)

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

NO SEMINAR (Winter Break)

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Christian Capitini, M.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Department of Human Oncology

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Ahna Skop, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Yongna Xing

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Lloyd Smith, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Nathan Sherer

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Ann Palmenberg, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Rob Kalejta

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Sandro Mecozzi, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Department of Human Oncology

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Sohail Tavazoie, M.D., Ph.D.
Rockefeller University
Co-Hosts: Rob Kalejta/John Kuo

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Daniel Link, M.D.
Washington University
Host: Jing Zhang

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Glen Kwon, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: F. Michael Hoffmann

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

NO SEMINAR (Spring Break)

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Adam Snook, Ph.D.
Thomas Jefferson University
Host: Department of Human Oncology

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Carole Parent, Ph.D.
"Student Choice Speaker"
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Co-Hosts: McArdle Students/Morgridge Institute

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Kenneth Kaye, M.D.
Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard University
Host: Eric Johannsen

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Marka Crittenden, M.D., Ph.D.
Providence Health & Services, Oregon and Southwest Washington
Host: Department of Human Oncology

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Benjamin Gewurz, Ph.D., M.D.
Harvard University
Host: Shannon Kenney

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Rui Zhao, Ph.D.
University of Colorado, Denver
Host: Yongna Xing

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Mathieu Bollen, Ph.D.
Laboratory of Biosignaling & Therapeutics, KU Leuven, Belgium
Host: Yongna Xing

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Jun Qi, Ph.D.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard Medical School
Host: Department of Human Oncology

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, May 22, 2019

TBD
Host: Department of Human Oncology

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Jeffrey Rathmell, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University
Host: Caroline Alexander

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
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