Events

Fri,Oct26
12:00 pmBridgeside 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,Oct29
8:00 amNeuro 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,Oct30
12:30 pmBasic & Translational Research Seminar Series @ UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center Room D
Speaker: Bennett Van Houten, PhD
Lecture Title: Using nanosurgery to understand how mitochondria-generated ROS can damage telomeres
12:30 pmBasic & Translational Research Seminar Series @ UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center Room D

Speaker: Terence Dermody, MD

Lecture Title: A Viral Trigger for Celiac Disease

Wed,Oct31
8:00 amClinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds @ West Wing Auditorium, Shadyside Hospital

Speaker: Umamaheswar Duvvuri, MD, PhD

Lecture Title: Towards Personalized Medicine for Head and Neck Cancer  How we are Integrating New Surgical Technologies

9:00 amGenome Stability Program Work in Progress Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference room

Speaker: Wei Qian, PhD

Lecture Title: Targeted singlet oxygen-induced mitochondrial dysfunction causes a vicious cycle of ROS generation and telomere damage

9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Nov1
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

2:00 pmWomen’s Cancer Research Center Work-in-Progress Seminar @ MWRI 1st floor conference room

Speaker: Hai Hu, PhD

Lecture Title: The Cancer Genome Atlas Clinical Data Resource

Fri,Nov2
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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,Nov5
8:00 amNeuro 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,Nov7
8:00 amClinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds @ West Wing Auditorium, Shadyside Hospital

Speaker: Bruce L. Jacobs, MD, MPH

Lecture Title: Examining the Adoption of New Prostate Cancer Technologies Through the Lens of Physician-Hospital Networks

9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
12:00 pmCancer Health Services Research Workgroup Meeting @ Pitt Public Health, A638

Speaker: Neal Spada, MD

Lecture Title: Changes in breast cancer diagnosis and treatment after Medicaid expansion in Pennsylvania

Thu,Nov8
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri,Nov9
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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 pmSenior Vice Chancellor’s Research Seminar @ Scaife Hall, Lecture Room 6
Speaker: Bokai Zhu, PhD
Lecture Title: Unveiling "Musica Universalis" of the Cell: A Brief History of 12-Hour Biorhythms
12:00 pmSenior Vice Chancellor’s Research Seminar

Speaker: Anne E. Carlson, PhD

Lecture Title: A Chloride Channel Provides The First Defense Against Abnormal Fertilization

Mon,Nov12
8:00 amNeuro 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,Nov14
7:00 am2018 Donald Blechman Lecture @ Scaife Hall, Lecture Room 5

Speaker: Henry A. Pitt, MD

Lecture Title: Optimal Pancreatic Surgery

8:00 amClinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds @ Shadyside Hospital, West Wing Auditorium

Speaker: Ann Silk, MD, MS

Lecture Title: Oncolytic Viral Therapy for Melanoma and Merkel Cell Carcinoma: What’s Good for the Goose is Good for the Gander

9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Nov15
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri,Nov16
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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,Nov19
8:00 amNeuro 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,Nov21
9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Nov22
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri,Nov23
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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,Nov26
8:00 amNeuro 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,Nov28
7:00 amClinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds @ Shadyside Hospital, West Wing Auditorium

Speaker: Mark S. Roberts, MD, MPP

Lecture Title: 100 Billion Here, $100 Billion There–Using the Costs of Cancer Treatments to Understand Cost Effectiveness Analysis

9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Nov29
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri,Nov30
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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

12:30 pmCurrent Issues in Tobacco Research: Preclinical, Clinical, and Policy Perspectives @ RAND Corporation, 6th Fl Conf Room
Mon,Dec3
8:00 amNeuro 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,Dec5
9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Dec6
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri,Dec7
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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,Dec10
8:00 amNeuro 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,Dec12
9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Dec13
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri,Dec14
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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,Dec17
8:00 amNeuro 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,Dec18
4:00 pmProvost’s Inaugural Lecture @ Lecture Room 6, Scaife Hall

Speaker: Dario A.A. Vignali, PhD
Lecture Title: Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy: From Mechanistic Understanding to Therapeutic Translation

More Info

Wed,Dec19
9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Dec20
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

12:00 pmBrain, Behavior, and Cancer Seminar Series @ Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Classroom C

Speaker: Michael Dunbar, PhD
Lecture Title: The Rise of E-cigarettes: Balancing Potential Risks and Benefits to Public Health in a Rapidly Evolving Tobacco Marketplace

More Info

Fri,Dec21
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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,Dec24
8:00 amNeuro 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,Dec26
9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Dec27
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri,Dec28
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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,Dec31
8:00 amNeuro 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,Jan2
9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Jan3
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

2:00 pmWomen’s Cancer Research Center Work-in-Progress Seminar @ Magee-Women's Research Institute, 1st floor conference room

Speaker: Adam Soloff, PhD
Lecture Title: Role of Pro-Metastatic Guidance Receptor Neuropilin-2b in Tumor-associated Macrophages

Fri,Jan4
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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 pmSenior Vice Chancellor’s Research Seminar @ Scaife Hall, Lecture Room 6

Speaker: Erik S. Wright, PhD
Lecture Title: Piecing Together the Puzzle of Antibiotic Resistance through the Lens of Big Data

Mon,Jan7
8:00 amNeuro 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,Jan9
8:00 amClinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds @ Shadyside Hospital, West Wing Auditorium

Speaker: Stephen A. Esper, MD, MBA
Lecture Title: Center for Perioperative Care: The Patient’s First Touchpoint for Care is their Surgery

9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Jan10
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri,Jan11
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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,Jan14
8:00 amNeuro 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,Jan16
8:00 amClinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds @ Shadyside Hospital, West Wing Auditorium

Speaker: Heath Skinner, MD, PhD
Lecture Title: Identifying Novel Targets to Improve Outcomes in Head and Neck Cancer

9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Jan17
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri,Jan18
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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,Jan21
8:00 amNeuro 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,Jan23
8:00 amClinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds @ Shadyside Hospital, West Wing Auditorium

Speaker: Ellen Ormond, PhD

Lecture Title: Oncologist Burnout: Research and Remedies

More Info

9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Jan24
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Fri,Jan25
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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,Jan28
8:00 amNeuro 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,Jan29
4:30 pmHead and Neck SPORE Meeting @ UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 2nd Floor Conference Room

Speaker: Xinghua Lu, MD, PhD
Lecture Title: From Big Data to Bedside

Wed,Jan30
9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
Thu,Jan31
8:30 amOrthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board @ Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

12:00 pmImmunology Seminar Series @ Scaife Hall Auditorium 5
Speaker: John Tsang, PhD
Lecture Title: Do differences make a difference: Multiscale explorations of immune variations
Fri,Feb1
9:15 amMelanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference @ Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

12:00 pmBridgeside 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 pmWomen Faculty/Trainee Brown Bag Lunch @ Hillman Cancer Center, 1st Floor Conference Room

Women faculty/trainee lunch at the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center to informally chat and discuss issues pertaining to female scientists

Mon,Feb4
8:00 amNeuro 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.

5:00 pmBrain Tumor Research Meeting @ UPMC Shadyside, Cooper Conference Room C
Speaker: Sameer Agnihotri, PhD
Lecture Title: Map(k)ing out new targets and CREating better pre-clinical models of high-grade glioma
Tue,Feb5
12:00 pmMagee-Womens Research Institute Work-in-Progress Conference & Research Seminar Series @ Magee-Womens Research Institute, Conference Center, 1st Floor
Speaker: George Plitas, MD
Lecture Title: The immune response to breast cancer
Wed,Feb6
8:00 amClinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds @ Shadyside Hospital, West Wing Auditorium
Speaker: Kieren Marr, MD
Lecture Title: Invasive Fungal Infections in BMT: A 2019 Update on Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment
9:00 amGenome Stability Program Work-in-Progress @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
Speaker: Yuanpu Peter Di, PhD
Lecture Title: Genome instability with inflammation: Adding oil to the fire in tumorigenesis
9:00 amMelanoma Protocol Team Meeting @ Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
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