Events

Upcoming Events

April 9
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
April 10
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
April 13
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
April 14
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
April 15
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds
Speaker: Sarah Taylor, MD
Title: Assistant Professor, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Lecture Title: Caring for Women with Ovarian Cancer Amidst the PARP Inhibitor Mania

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Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting
Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Brain, Behavior, and Cancer (Virtual) Seminar Series
Speaker: Jaime Sidani, PhD, MPH, CHES
Title: Assistant Director, Center for Research on MTH (Media/Technology/Health); Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
Lecture Title: Tobacco, Twitter, and Technology: Cancer Prevention Among Youth in a New Media Environment

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://pitt.zoom.us/j/395717889

Meeting ID: 395 717 889

Dr. Sidani is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and the Assistant Director of the Center for Research on Media, Technology, and Health in the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Sidani will be highlighting her research focused on emerging tobacco products that are popular with youth, examination of these products on social media, and use of media literacy to prevent initiation of these products to reduce cancer risk among youth.

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April 16
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Trainee Research Seminar
Speaker: Pranav Murthy, BS (mentor: Lotze) and Ayana Ruffin, MS (mentor: Bruno)

Please join us Thursday for our first trainee research seminar!

Join Microsoft Teams Meeting

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Conference ID: 756 065 526#

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April 17
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
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Special Faculty Candidate Seminar
Speaker: Yu-Chih Chen, PhD
Title: Assistant Research Scientist, Dept of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Forbes Institute for Cancer Discovery, University of Michigan
Lecture Title: Multidimensional Single Analyses Using Machine Learning for Cancer Precision Medicine

Hosts: Robert L. Ferris, MD, PhD and Ivet Bahar, PhD

Contact Lola Thompson at thompsonla3@upmc.edu for remote connection information.

April 20
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
April 21
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series (Virtual attendance only)
Speaker: Linwah Yip, MD
Title: Associate Professor, Dept of Surgery; Chief, Division of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Lecture Title: Update on Molecular Testing for Thyroid Cancer and Nodules
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
April 22
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds
Speaker: Darrell J. Triulzi, MD
Title: Professor; Director, Division of Transfusion Medicine, Dept of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; Medical Director, Institute for Transfusion Medicine

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Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting
Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
April 23
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
April 24
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Special Faculty Candidate Seminar
Speaker: Jeremy Rich, MD, MHS, MBA
Title: Professor, Dept of Medicine, Division of Regenerative Medicine, University of California, San Diego
Lecture Title: Killing Cancer Stem Cells
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
April 27
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
April 28
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series
Speaker: Kenichi Shimada, PhD
Title: Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Systems Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School
Lecture Title: Systems Pharmacology: Discoveries and Novel Insights through Big Data Analysis
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
April 29
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds
Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting
Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
April 30
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
May 1
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
CANCELED: Women Faculty/Trainee Luncheon

The May 1 Women Faculty/Trainee Luncheon is canceled due to COVID-19 quarantine.

Hillman Cancer Center, 1st Floor Conference Room
May 4
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
May 5
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series
Speaker: Yi-Nan Gong, PhD
Title: Assistant Professor, Dept of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh
Lecture Title: There is a crack: Plasma Membrane Integrity Signaling
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
May 6
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds
Speaker: Jason Luke, MD, FACP
Title: Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Director, Cancer Immunotherapeutics Center, Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy Program, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Lecture Title: Current Landscape and Next Steps for Unmet Needs in Melanoma Therapeutics
Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Genome Stability Program Work in Progress (WIP) Seminar
Speaker: Nicole Kaminski
Title: PhD candidate, Dept of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology
Lecture Title: A novel role of cohesin mediators in ALT

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9:00 am – 10:00 am
Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting
Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
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