Events

Upcoming Events

July 29
8:00 am – 8:45 am
Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board

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.

Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room
July 31
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds will resume Wed, Sept 4, 2019
Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am – 10:00 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 – 10:00 am
Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting
Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
August 1
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
August 2
9:15 am – 10:00 am
Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Bridgeside Research Forum

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

Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Women Faculty/Trainee Luncheon

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.

Hillman Cancer Center, 1st Floor Conference Room
August 4
8:00 am – Aug 9
Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
August 5
7:00 am – Aug 6
2019 Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship Symposium

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

UPMC Herberman Conference Center
8:00 am – Aug 10
Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
8:00 am – 8:45 am
Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board

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.

Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room
August 6
8:00 am – Aug 11
Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
August 7
8:00 am – Aug 12
Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds will resume Wed, Sept 4, 2019
Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am – 10:00 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 – 10:00 am
Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting
Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
August 8
8:00 am – Aug 13
Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
August 9
8:00 am – Aug 14
Big and Small Data in Hormone-Dependent Cancer: From Molecular Insights to Personalized Treatment
Speaker: Steffi Oesterreich, PhD (Chair)
Lecture Title: see event website above for more information and to apply by July 7, 2019 deadline
Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River
9:15 am – 10:00 am
Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Bridgeside Research Forum

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

Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503
August 12
8:00 am – 8:45 am
Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board

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.

Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room
August 14
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds will resume Wed, Sept 4, 2019
Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am – 10:00 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 – 10:00 am
Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting
Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
August 15
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
August 16
9:15 am – 10:00 am
Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference

Every Friday from 9:15-10 am

Shadyside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Room WG02.3
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Bridgeside Research Forum

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

Bridgeside Point II Building, Room 503
August 19
8:00 am – 8:45 am
Neuro Oncology Cancers Tumor Board

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.

Hillman Cancer Center (Ambulatory Side), 2nd Floor Meeting Room
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