2017 Spring Seminar Series

JAN 13

Olivier Delattre, MD, PhD

11:00am - 12:00pmAuditorium, 2.160 - Greehey CCRI

Lecture Title: “Genetic and non-genetic heterogeneity in pediatric cancers”

Director, Institut Curie

JAN 27

Mengwei Zang, MD, PhD

11:00am - 12:00pmAuditorium, 2.160 - Greehey CCRI

Lecture Title: “Novel Experimental and Therapeutic Strategies to Target the Nutrient Sensing for the Treatment of Obesity and Diabetes.”

Associate Professor, UT Health - STRF

FEB 10

Edward Sauter, MD, PhD

11:00am - 12:00pmAuditorium, 2.160 - Greehey CCRI

Lecture Title: "Adipocyte fatty acid binding protein promotes obesity related breast cancer"

Professor, UTHSCT

FEB 24

Javed Khan, MD

11:00am - 12:00pmAuditorium, 2.160 - Greehey CCRI

Lecture Title: “Genome Guided Precision Therapies for Pediatric Cancers”

Deputy Chief, Senior Investigator, NIH/NCI

MAR 10

Thomas Look, PhD

11:00am - 12:00pmAuditorium, 2.160 - Greehey CCRI

Lecture Title: “Molecular Pathogenesis and Drug Synergism in a Zebrafish Model of High Risk Neuroblastoma”

Professor, Harvard

MAR 24

Steven Zheng, PhD

11:00am - 12:00pmAuditorium, 2.160 - Greehey CCRI

Lecture Title: “mTOR Signaling and Cancer”

Resident Member, Rutgers

APR 07

Kevin Oeffinger, MD

11:00am - 12:00pmAuditorium, 2.160 - Greehey CCRI

Lecture Title: “Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivors: The “Whys and Whats” for Contemporary Risk-Based Health Care”

Director, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

MAY 05

Tim Yeh, PhD

11:00am - 12:00pmAuditorium, 2.160 - Greehey CCRI

Lecture Title: “TSUNAMI 3D tracking microscope and segmentation analysis of 3D trajectories of EGFR trafficking”

Assistant Professor, UT Austin

MAY 19

Oleg Tsodikov, PhD

11:00am - 12:00pmAuditorium, 2.160 - Greehey CCRI

Lecture Title: “Structural insight into mithramycin antagonism of oncogenic transcription factors”

Associate Professor, University of Kentucky

JUN 02

Daniel Mulrooney, MD

11:00am - 12:00pmAuditorium, 2.160 - Greehey CCRI

Lecture Title: “The Spectrum of Cardiovascular Disease After Childhood Cancer Therapy”

Assistant Member, St. Jude

JUN 16

Zhijie Liu, PhD

11:00am - 12:00pmAuditorium, 2.160 - Greehey CCRI

Lecture Title: “The Dynamics of Enhancer Activation Machinery during Cancer Progression”

Assistant Professor, UT Health