Events

Thu, Jun 6
8:30 am Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri, Jun 7
9:15 am Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pm Bridgeside Research Forum @ Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503

The Bridgeside Research Forum is a seminar given by postdocs and graduate students every Friday from 12-1 pm during the academic year. Most weeks consist of two 30-minute talks, but there will be an occasional hour-long special seminar from an invited guest too.

The goal of this forum is to provide an opportunity for trainees to gain valuable experience presenting their research to a broad scientific community. The topics are diverse each week, so there is sure to be something for everyone. All are welcome to attend and enjoy a free lunch while you are there!

There is a free shuttle to transport people directly from the Hillman Cancer Center to Bridgeside Point II and back. The shuttle will depart Hillman at 11:30 am and then depart Bridgside at 1:15 pm

12:00 pm Women Faculty/Trainee Luncheon @ Hillman Cancer Center, 1st Floor Conference Room

Please feel free to attend the women faculty/trainee lunch on the first Friday of the month at the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center to informally chat and discuss issues pertaining to female scientists.

Mon, Jun 10
8:00 am Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board @ Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room

Please visit the Tumor Boards section under Healthcare Professionals for more information.

These meetings are for health care professionals and researchers and are not open to the public.

Tue, Jun 11
12:30 pm Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series @ Cooper Conference Center Room D, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Speaker: Qing Chen, MD, PhD
Title: Assistant Professor, Immunology, Microenvironment & Metastasis Program; Scientific Director, Imaging Facility, The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA
Lecture Title: Understanding Brain Metastasis

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Wed, Jun 12
8:00 am Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds @ Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
Speaker: Tala Achkar, MD and Christine Garcia, MD, MPH
Title: Fellows, Division of Hematology/Oncology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Lecture Title: High-Dose Interleukin 2 in Patient's with Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma with Sarcomatoid Features and Standardization of Inpatient CPR Status Discussions and Documentation Within the Division of Hem/Onc at UPMC Shadyside

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9:00 am Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
9:00 am Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu, Jun 13
8:30 am Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

4:00 pm Pittsburgh Center for Bone & Mineral Research Seminar Series @ BST 1695 Conference Room
Speaker: Anette Duensing, MD
Title: Assistant Professor, Dept of Pathology, Cancer Therapeutics Program, Hillman Cancer Center, University of Pittsburgh
Lecture Title: Novel therapeutic strategies for GIST: Targeting the tumor and treating the whole patient

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Fri, Jun 14
9:15 am Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pm Bridgeside Research Forum @ Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503

The Bridgeside Research Forum is a seminar given by postdocs and graduate students every Friday from 12-1 pm during the academic year. Most weeks consist of two 30-minute talks, but there will be an occasional hour-long special seminar from an invited guest too.

The goal of this forum is to provide an opportunity for trainees to gain valuable experience presenting their research to a broad scientific community. The topics are diverse each week, so there is sure to be something for everyone. All are welcome to attend and enjoy a free lunch while you are there!

There is a free shuttle to transport people directly from the Hillman Cancer Center to Bridgeside Point II and back. The shuttle will depart Hillman at 11:30 am and then depart Bridgside at 1:15 pm

12:00 pm University of Pittsburgh Senior Vice Chancellor’s Research Seminar @ Scaife Hall, Lecture Room 6
Speaker: Yvonne S. Eisele, PhD
Title: Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
Lecture Title: Shape Shifters: Protein Aggregation at the Crossroads of Health and Disease

Yvonne S. Eisele, PhD, assistant professor of medicine (Cardiology), School of Medicine, will present the next SVC lecture on Friday, June 14, at noon, in Scaife Hall’s Lecture Room 6. The title of her talk is “Shape Shifters: Protein Aggregation at the Crossroads of Health and Disease.”

SVC lectures are live streamed for people with Pitt login credentials (the lecture will not be available after it has ended). A link to the live stream and more information on Dr. Eisele’s lecture will be available at svc-seminar.pitt.edu two weeks prior to the event.

Due to upcoming construction, the location of this lecture is subject to change.

Mon, Jun 17
8:00 am Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board @ Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room

Please visit the Tumor Boards section under Healthcare Professionals for more information.

These meetings are for health care professionals and researchers and are not open to the public.

10:30 am Special Seminar @ West Wing Auditorium, Shadyside Hospital, Main Floor
Speaker: Amanda Lund, PhD
Title: Assistant Professor, Knight Cancer Institute, Oregon Health & Science University
Lecture Title: Lymphatic-Based Regulation of Melanoma Immunity

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4:00 pm Provost’s Inaugural Lecture @ Scaife Hall, Lecture Room 6
Speaker: Gwendolyn Sowa, MD, PhD
Title: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Professor, Chair of the Dept of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, of Bioengineering, and of Clinical and Translational Science
Lecture Title: Using Biology To Define Appropriate Treatments for Back Pain: The Right Treatment for the Right Patient at the Right Time
Tue, Jun 18
12:30 pm Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series @ Cooper Conference Center Room D, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Speaker: Saumyadipta Pyne, PhD
Title: Scientific Director, Public Health Dynamics Laboratory (PHDL); Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh
Lecture Title: Data Fusion and Modeling Complexity in Cancer

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Wed, Jun 19
8:00 am CANCELED–Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds @ Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
Speaker: CANCELED: June 19 Grand Rounds
8:00 am UPMC Hillman Cancer Center 31st Annual Scientific Retreat @ Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum
Speaker: Keynote Speaker: Arthur S. Levine, MD
Title: Senior Vice Chancellor for the Health Sciences and John and Gertrude Petersen Dean of the School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh

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This year’s Retreat will focus on the topics of “Data Sharing and Data Analysis,” “Outreach, Screening and Catchment Area in Pennsylvania” and finally, “Cancer Immunology Intersection.” These three topics are of importance and relevance to all who are interested in cancer. We are also pleased to bring back the always-popular Lightning Round.

This year’s Ronald B. Herberman Lectureship Keynote Address will be given by Arthur S. Levine, MD, Senior Vice Chancellor for the Health Sciences and John and Gertrude Petersen Dean of the School of Medicine, who will be stepping down after two decades of distinguished leadership. As an oncologist and cancer researcher particularly focused on DNA damage and repair mechanisms during his career, and a major supporter of UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Dr. Levine is a highly appropriate Keynote guest.

9:00 am Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
9:00 am Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu, Jun 20
8:00 am UPMC Hillman Cancer Center 31st Annual Scientific Retreat @ Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum
8:30 am Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

12:00 pm 2019 Senior Vice Chancellor’s Laureate Lecture Series @ Scaife Hall, Lecture Room 6
Speaker: Aviv Regev, PhD
Title: Professor of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Chair of the Faculty and Director, Klarman Cell Observatory, Broad Institute
Lecture Title: Cell Atlases as Road Maps to Health and Disease

This seminar series is open to the public, including all interested University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University faculty, students, and staff. Arthur S. Levine, MD, Pitt’s senior vice chancellor for the health sciences and John and Gertrude Petersen Dean of Medicine, will introduce Young and lead the discussion following the lecture.

As a computational and systems biologist, Dr. Regev studies how gene regulation rewires when cells adapt to their environments, when they differentiate, and when species evolve. She and her lab members develop experimental and computational approaches to systematically decipher the mechanisms behind the transcriptional regulatory circuits in organisms ranging from yeast to humans. Dr. Regev investigates how these transcriptional circuits change on a variety of timescales: for example, when cells respond to changing growth conditions (within hours), when cells differentiate (within hours to days), and when species evolve (across millions of years). These studies have yielded detailed reconstructions and highlight key principles that govern the emergence of novel functions in gene regulation. Major research topics in the Regev lab include reconstructing the regulatory circuitry of mammalian cells, circuits controlling cell differentiation, the evolution of gene regulation, and understanding how specific genetic alterations in cancer-causing genes translate into the large-scale transcriptional changes that occur in tumor cells.

At Tel Aviv University, Dr. Regev studied biology, computer science, and mathematics, earning her MS in an interdisciplinary program and, later, her computational biology PhD. Dr. Regev, who is also a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator, is the recipient of numerous honors and awards, including the Memorial Sloan Kettering Paul Marks Prize for Cancer Research, an NIH Director’s Pioneer Award, and the Overton Prize from the International Society for Computational Biology. She was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2019.

Fri, Jun 21
9:15 am Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pm Bridgeside Research Forum @ Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503

The Bridgeside Research Forum is a seminar given by postdocs and graduate students every Friday from 12-1 pm during the academic year. Most weeks consist of two 30-minute talks, but there will be an occasional hour-long special seminar from an invited guest too.

The goal of this forum is to provide an opportunity for trainees to gain valuable experience presenting their research to a broad scientific community. The topics are diverse each week, so there is sure to be something for everyone. All are welcome to attend and enjoy a free lunch while you are there!

There is a free shuttle to transport people directly from the Hillman Cancer Center to Bridgeside Point II and back. The shuttle will depart Hillman at 11:30 am and then depart Bridgside at 1:15 pm

12:00 pm Seminar @ Cooper Conference Rooms B/C, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Speaker: Daniel Trombly, PhD
Title: Gene Editing Specialist, Biocytogen Boston Corporation
Lecture Title: CRISPR /Cas9 Based Extreme Genome Editing (EGE™) and its Applications

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1:00 pm 2019 Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy Symposium @ Herberman Conference Center, Room 202A, Cancer Pavilion, Shadyside Hospital
Speaker: Hosted by Michael T. Lotze, MD, FACS
Title: Professor of Surgery, Immunology, and Bioengineering; Senior Advisor, Immune Transplant & Therapy Center, UPMC Enterprises

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Please join us for our second annual ITTC/UPMC advances in cancer immunotherapy meeting. Refreshments will be provided.

Herberman Conference Center, Room 202A, Second Floor
Cancer Pavilion, UPMC Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

To register, contact Darren Gilmartin at gilmartind@upmc.edu or Kathy Griffin at griffinka@upmc.edu.

Mon, Jun 24
8:00 am Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board @ Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room

Please visit the Tumor Boards section under Healthcare Professionals for more information.

These meetings are for health care professionals and researchers and are not open to the public.

12:00 pm Special Seminar @ Cooper Conference Center, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Speaker: Ravi B. Patel, MD, PhD
Title: Clinical Instructor, University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin
Lecture Title: Combinatory Treatment Strategies: Investigating the Role of Radiotherapy to Augment Efficacy of Cancer Immunotherapy Treatment

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4:00 pm Provost’s Inaugural Lecture @ Scaife Hall, Lecture Room 6
Speaker: Shari Rogal, MD, MPH
Title: John J. Fung/Astellas Pharma US, Inc. Assistant Professor of Transplant Surgery and Assistant Professor of Surgery and of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
Lecture Title: Using Implementation Science To Improve Care for Patients with Chronic Liver Disease
Tue, Jun 25
12:30 pm Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series @ Cooper Conference Center Room D, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Speaker: Laura Ferris, MD, PhD
Title: Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology and Clinical Translational Science Institute, University of Pittsburgh; Chief of Dermatology, UPMC St. Margaret Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Lecture Title: The Use of Gene Expression Profiling in Diagnosing Melanoma

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Wed, Jun 26
8:00 am Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds @ Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
Speaker: Arisha Patel, MD and Richard Wu, MD, PhD
Title: Fellows, Division of Hematology/Oncology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Lecture Title: Machine Learning Algorithms to Predict Hospital Readmissions in High Risk Sickle Cell Disease and Understanding the Role and Function of PD-1+ Tregs in Cancer Patients

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9:00 am Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
9:00 am Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu, Jun 27
8:30 am Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

3:00 pm Special Seminar @ Cooper Conference Center, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Speaker: Prasad S. Adusumilli, MD
Title: Deputy Chief, Translational and Clinical Research, Thoracic Surgery; Head, Solid Tumor Malignancy, Cellular Therapeutics Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Cornell University, New York, New York
Lecture Title: CAR T-cell Therapy for Solid Tumors: Concepts to Clinical Translation

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Fri, Jun 28
9:15 am Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pm Bridgeside Research Forum @ Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503

The Bridgeside Research Forum is a seminar given by postdocs and graduate students every Friday from 12-1 pm during the academic year. Most weeks consist of two 30-minute talks, but there will be an occasional hour-long special seminar from an invited guest too.

The goal of this forum is to provide an opportunity for trainees to gain valuable experience presenting their research to a broad scientific community. The topics are diverse each week, so there is sure to be something for everyone. All are welcome to attend and enjoy a free lunch while you are there!

There is a free shuttle to transport people directly from the Hillman Cancer Center to Bridgeside Point II and back. The shuttle will depart Hillman at 11:30 am and then depart Bridgside at 1:15 pm

Mon, Jul 1
8:00 am Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board @ Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room

Please visit the Tumor Boards section under Healthcare Professionals for more information.

These meetings are for health care professionals and researchers and are not open to the public.

Tue, Jul 2
12:00 pm Special Seminar @ Cooper Conference Center, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Speaker: Electra Paskett, PhD
Title: Professor, Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Lecture Title: A Multi-Level Model to Address Cervical Cancer Disparities in Appalachia

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Wed, Jul 3
8:00 am Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds will resume Wed, Sept 4, 2019 @ Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
9:00 am Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu, Jul 4
8:30 am Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri, Jul 5
9:15 am Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pm Bridgeside Research Forum @ Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503

The Bridgeside Research Forum is a seminar given by postdocs and graduate students every Friday from 12-1 pm during the academic year. Most weeks consist of two 30-minute talks, but there will be an occasional hour-long special seminar from an invited guest too.

The goal of this forum is to provide an opportunity for trainees to gain valuable experience presenting their research to a broad scientific community. The topics are diverse each week, so there is sure to be something for everyone. All are welcome to attend and enjoy a free lunch while you are there!

There is a free shuttle to transport people directly from the Hillman Cancer Center to Bridgeside Point II and back. The shuttle will depart Hillman at 11:30 am and then depart Bridgside at 1:15 pm

12:00 pm Women Faculty/Trainee Luncheon @ Hillman Cancer Center, 1st Floor Conference Room

Please feel free to attend the women faculty/trainee lunch on the first Friday of the month at the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center to informally chat and discuss issues pertaining to female scientists.

Mon, Jul 8
8:00 am Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board @ Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room

Please visit the Tumor Boards section under Healthcare Professionals for more information.

These meetings are for health care professionals and researchers and are not open to the public.

Wed, Jul 10
8:00 am Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds will resume Wed, Sept 4, 2019 @ Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am CANCELED: Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meetings will resume in September 2019 @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
9:00 am Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu, Jul 11
8:30 am Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri, Jul 12
9:15 am Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pm Bridgeside Research Forum @ Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503

The Bridgeside Research Forum is a seminar given by postdocs and graduate students every Friday from 12-1 pm during the academic year. Most weeks consist of two 30-minute talks, but there will be an occasional hour-long special seminar from an invited guest too.

The goal of this forum is to provide an opportunity for trainees to gain valuable experience presenting their research to a broad scientific community. The topics are diverse each week, so there is sure to be something for everyone. All are welcome to attend and enjoy a free lunch while you are there!

There is a free shuttle to transport people directly from the Hillman Cancer Center to Bridgeside Point II and back. The shuttle will depart Hillman at 11:30 am and then depart Bridgside at 1:15 pm

Mon, Jul 15
8:00 am Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board @ Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room

Please visit the Tumor Boards section under Healthcare Professionals for more information.

These meetings are for health care professionals and researchers and are not open to the public.

Tue, Jul 16
5:00 pm State of The Science Summit: Ovarian Cancer @ Omni William Penn Hotel
Speaker: Program Chair: Alexander Olawaiye, MD

Agenda and Presenters

Wed, Jul 17
8:00 am Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds will resume Wed, Sept 4, 2019 @ Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am CANCELED: Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meetings will resume in September 2019 @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
9:00 am Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu, Jul 18
8:30 am Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri, Jul 19
9:15 am Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pm Bridgeside Research Forum @ Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503

The Bridgeside Research Forum is a seminar given by postdocs and graduate students every Friday from 12-1 pm during the academic year. Most weeks consist of two 30-minute talks, but there will be an occasional hour-long special seminar from an invited guest too.

The goal of this forum is to provide an opportunity for trainees to gain valuable experience presenting their research to a broad scientific community. The topics are diverse each week, so there is sure to be something for everyone. All are welcome to attend and enjoy a free lunch while you are there!

There is a free shuttle to transport people directly from the Hillman Cancer Center to Bridgeside Point II and back. The shuttle will depart Hillman at 11:30 am and then depart Bridgside at 1:15 pm

12:00 pm Division of Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds Special Seminar @ 1105A Scaife Conference Center
Speaker: Linfa Wang, PhD
Title: Professor & Director, Emerging Infectious Diseases, Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University-National University of Singapore Medical School, Singapore
Lecture Title: Bats: Is there a link between healthy gaining and unique virus hosting ability?

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Mon, Jul 22
8:00 am Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board @ Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room

Please visit the Tumor Boards section under Healthcare Professionals for more information.

These meetings are for health care professionals and researchers and are not open to the public.

Wed, Jul 24
8:00 am Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds will resume Wed, Sept 4, 2019 @ Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am CANCELED: Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meetings will resume in September 2019 @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
9:00 am Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu, Jul 25
8:30 am Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri, Jul 26
9:15 am Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pm Bridgeside Research Forum @ Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503

The Bridgeside Research Forum is a seminar given by postdocs and graduate students every Friday from 12-1 pm during the academic year. Most weeks consist of two 30-minute talks, but there will be an occasional hour-long special seminar from an invited guest too.

The goal of this forum is to provide an opportunity for trainees to gain valuable experience presenting their research to a broad scientific community. The topics are diverse each week, so there is sure to be something for everyone. All are welcome to attend and enjoy a free lunch while you are there!

There is a free shuttle to transport people directly from the Hillman Cancer Center to Bridgeside Point II and back. The shuttle will depart Hillman at 11:30 am and then depart Bridgside at 1:15 pm

Mon, Jul 29
8:00 am Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board @ Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room

Please visit the Tumor Boards section under Healthcare Professionals for more information.

These meetings are for health care professionals and researchers and are not open to the public.

Wed, Jul 31
8:00 am Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds will resume Wed, Sept 4, 2019 @ Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am CANCELED: Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meetings will resume in September 2019 @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
9:00 am Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu, Aug 1
8:30 am Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri, Aug 2
9:15 am Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pm Bridgeside Research Forum @ Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503

The Bridgeside Research Forum is a seminar given by postdocs and graduate students every Friday from 12-1 pm during the academic year. Most weeks consist of two 30-minute talks, but there will be an occasional hour-long special seminar from an invited guest too.

The goal of this forum is to provide an opportunity for trainees to gain valuable experience presenting their research to a broad scientific community. The topics are diverse each week, so there is sure to be something for everyone. All are welcome to attend and enjoy a free lunch while you are there!

There is a free shuttle to transport people directly from the Hillman Cancer Center to Bridgeside Point II and back. The shuttle will depart Hillman at 11:30 am and then depart Bridgside at 1:15 pm

12:00 pm Women Faculty/Trainee Luncheon @ Hillman Cancer Center, 1st Floor Conference Room

Please feel free to attend the women faculty/trainee lunch on the first Friday of the month at the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center to informally chat and discuss issues pertaining to female scientists.

Sun, Aug 4
8:00 am Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment @ Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
Mon, Aug 5
7:00 am 2019 Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship Symposium @ UPMC Herberman Conference Center

Intent and Overview
The purpose of this symposium is to provide fundamental information necessary for a comprehensive approach to survivorship care of head and neck cancer patients. This is intended to improve healthcare providers’ ability to provide high-quality survivorship caring to the growing population of survivors.

Keynote Speakers
Mark S. Chambers, DMD, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Evan Graboyes, MD, Medical University of South Carolina
Karen Losego, PT, DPT, CLT-LANA, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Julia H. Rowland, PhD, Georgetown University Medical Center
Teresa Hagan Thomas, PhD, RN, University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing
Timothy M. McCulloch, MD, FACS, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Keynote Topics
Challenges of Survivorship
Self-Advocacy in Cancer Care
Contemporary Therapy
Rehabilitative Strategies
Strategies for Oral Health Managing
Dysphagia

Who Should Attend
Professional providers, cancer survivors, primary care physicians, nurses, residents, audiologists, speech-language pathologists, physical therapists, dentists and other interested health care professionals.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Other health care professionals are awarded 1.1 continuing education units (CEU’s) which are equal to 11.5 contact hours.
ASHA CEUs: This event is offered for: Day 1 0.65 CEUs (Intermediate Level, Professional Area) Day 2 0.35 CEU (Intermediate Level, Professional Area) Attendees participating in both days will earn 1.0 CEUs

8:00 am Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment @ Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
8:00 am Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board @ Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room

Please visit the Tumor Boards section under Healthcare Professionals for more information.

These meetings are for health care professionals and researchers and are not open to the public.

Tue, Aug 6
8:00 am Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment @ Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
Wed, Aug 7
8:00 am Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment @ Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
8:00 am Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds will resume Wed, Sept 4, 2019 @ Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am CANCELED: Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meetings will resume in September 2019 @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
9:00 am Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu, Aug 8
8:00 am Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment @ Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
8:30 am Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri, Aug 9
8:00 am Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment @ Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
9:15 am Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pm Bridgeside Research Forum @ Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503

The Bridgeside Research Forum is a seminar given by postdocs and graduate students every Friday from 12-1 pm during the academic year. Most weeks consist of two 30-minute talks, but there will be an occasional hour-long special seminar from an invited guest too.

The goal of this forum is to provide an opportunity for trainees to gain valuable experience presenting their research to a broad scientific community. The topics are diverse each week, so there is sure to be something for everyone. All are welcome to attend and enjoy a free lunch while you are there!

There is a free shuttle to transport people directly from the Hillman Cancer Center to Bridgeside Point II and back. The shuttle will depart Hillman at 11:30 am and then depart Bridgside at 1:15 pm

Mon, Aug 12
8:00 am Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board @ Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room

Please visit the Tumor Boards section under Healthcare Professionals for more information.

These meetings are for health care professionals and researchers and are not open to the public.

Wed, Aug 14
8:00 am Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds will resume Wed, Sept 4, 2019 @ Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am CANCELED: Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meetings will resume in September 2019 @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
9:00 am Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu, Aug 15
8:30 am Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri, Aug 16
9:15 am Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

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