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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.

2017-2018 Cancer Biology Seminar Series

Date Speaker Flyer Sponsor
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

P. Leif Bergsagel, M.D.
Marta Chesi, Ph.D.
(Mayo Clinic)
Host: Shigeki Miyamoto

PDF icon Bergsagel 9-13-17 McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Jacques Galipeau, M.D. FRCP(C)
(University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Host: DHO

PDF icon Galipeau 9-20-17 Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

NO SEMINAR

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Kent Hunter, Ph.D.
(National Cancer Institute, NIH)
Host: Michael Gould

PDF icon Hunter 10-04-17 McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Rosemary Rochford, Ph.D.
(University of Colorado, Aurora)
Host: Shannon Kenney

PDF icon Rochford 10-11-17 McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Lisa Arendt, DVM, Ph.D.
(University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Host: DHO

PDF icon arendt_flyer_10-18-17_revised.pdf Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Etienne Caron, Ph.D.
(ETH-Institute of Molecular Systems Biology, Zurich, Switzerland)
Faculty Candidate

PDF icon Caron 10-25-17 McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Zhenghe John Wang, Ph.D.
(Case Western Reserve University)
Host: Wei Xu

PDF icon Wang 11-1-17 McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Aussie Suzuki, Ph.D.
(University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Faculty Candidate

PDF icon Suzuki 11-1-17 McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Kara Bernstein, Ph.D.
(University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute)
Host: DHO

PDF icon Bernstein 11-15-17 Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

NO SEMINAR (Thanksgiving Break)

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

TBA

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Douglas McNeel, M.D., Ph.D.
(University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Host: DHO

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Corinne Abate-Shen, Ph.D.
(Columbia University)
Host: Wei Xu

PDF icon Abate-Shen 12-13-17 McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

NO SEMINAR (Winter Break)

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

NO SEMINAR (Winter Break)

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

NO SEMINAR (Winter Break)

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

NO SEMINAR (Winter Break)

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

NO SEMINAR (Winter Break)

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

TBA

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Yang Shi, Ph.D. - "Student Choice Speaker"
(Harvard Medical School)
Host: McArdle Students

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Vincent Cryns, M.D.
(University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Host: Wei Xu

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Rupa Sridharan, Ph.D.
(University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Host: Elaine Alarid

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Fotis Asimakopoulos, MB, BCHIR, Ph.D.
(University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Host: DHO

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

E. Antonio Chiocca, M.D., Ph.D.
(Brigham and Women's Hospital)
Hosts: Rob Kalejta/John Ku
Co-Sponsors: Neurological Surgery/UWCCC/McArdle Laboratory

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Omar Abdel-Wahab, M.D.
(Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center)
Host: Jing Zhang

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Stacy Horner, Ph.D.
(Duke University)
Host: Nathan Sherer

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Jann Sarkaria, M.D.
(Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science)
Host: DHO

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, March 28, 2018

NO SEMINAR (Spring Break)

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Valentina Greco, Ph.D. - "Student Choice Speaker"
(Yale University)
Host: McArdle Students

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Michael Emerman, Ph.D.
(Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center)
Host: Nathan Sherer

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Bryan Allen, M.D., Ph.D.
(University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics)
Host: DHO

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Ruth Keri, Ph.D.
(Case Western Reserve University)
Host: Elaine Alarid

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Jin Zhang, Ph.D.
(University of California, San Diego)
Host: Yongna Xing

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Bala Chandran, Ph.D.
(Rosalind Franklin University)
Host: Rob Kalejta

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Chandan Guha, Ph.D., MBBS
(Montefiore Medical Center)
Host: DHO
Room 1306 HSLC **Note Room Change**

Department of Human Oncology
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Andreas Heilmann, Ph.D.
(Foundation Medicine, Cambridge, MA)
Host: Eric Johannsen

McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Andy Minn, M.D., Ph.D.
(University of Pennsylvania)
Host: DHO

Department of Human Oncology
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