Events

Upcoming Events

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
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
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
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
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
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 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
August 21
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
August 22
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
August 26
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 28
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
August 29
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
September 2
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
September 3
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series
Speaker: UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Retreat Poster Winners

Flier

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
September 4
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meeting
Speaker: Huaiying Zhang, PhD
Title: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University
Lecture Title: Liquid Phase Separation Drives Telomere Clustering in ALT Cells

Flier

Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
September 5
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Women’s Cancer Research Center/CBP Work-in-Progress Seminar
Speaker: Hatice Osmanbeyoglu, PhD
Title: Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Lecture Title: Predictive Gene Regulatory Models for Precision Medicine
MWRI 1st floor conference room
September 6
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
1st Annual Pittsburgh Sarcoma Research Collaborative (PSaRC) Sarcoma Symposium: Building Bridges Between Pittsburgh’s Sarcoma Experts

Presented by UPMC Hillman Cancer Center and University of Pittsburgh

PROGRAM GOAL: To increase both researchers’ and health care providers’ knowledge of the biology, translational science and clinical management of soft tissue, and bone sarcomas and emerging treatments

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Physicians, researchers, advanced practice providers, nurses, and other health care providers who take care of patients with bone and soft tissue sarcomas

COURSE DIRECTORS:

Kelly Bailey, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 Melissa Burgess, MD, Assistant Professor

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Anette Duensing, MD, Assistant Professor

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Rebecca Watters, PhD, Research Assistant Professor

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

University of Pittsburgh

Kurt Weiss, MD, Associate Professor

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

MORE INFORMATION / REGISTRATION:

For questions, please contact Melissa Burgess at burgessma@upmc.edu or 412-623-7277. Registration will soon be available at https://cce.upmc.com in the catalog tab.

University Club, Conference Room A
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
September 9
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
September 10
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series
Speaker: Valerie Weaver, PhD
Title: Professor, Depts of Surgery, Radiation Oncology, and Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, University of California, San Francisco
Lecture Title: Forcing Tumor Risk and Progression

Flier

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
September 11
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meeting
Speaker: Alexander Deiters, PhD
Title: Professor, Dept of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh
Lecture Title: Optical Control of Proteins and Nucleic Acids

Flier

Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
September 12
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
September 13
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Senior Vice Chancellor’s Research Seminar
Speaker: Dennis Kostka, PhD
Title: Assistant Professor of Developmental Biology and of Computational and Systems Biology, School of Medicine
Lecture Title: Computational Genomics Yields Insights into Developmental Gene Regulation
Biomedical Science Tower 1, Room S100A
September 16
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
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Brain Tumor Research Meeting
Speaker: Michael R Zalutsky, PhD
Title: Jonathan Spicehandler, M.D. Professor of Neuro-Oncology Research and Professor of Radiology, Radiation Oncology, Pathology, and Biomedical Engineering, Duke University
Lecture Title: Single-Domain Antibody Fragments and Other Platforms for Molecular Targeted Radiotherapy of CNS Malignancies

Flier

Cooper Conference Room C, Shadyside, Hillman Cancer Center
September 17
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series
Speaker: UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Retreat Poster Winners

Flier

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
September 18
9:00 am – 10:00 am
CANCELED: Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Meeting

There is no Genome Stability Program WIP meeting today, September 18.

Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room
September 19
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
September 23
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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