Events

Upcoming Events

May 29
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
June 1
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
June 2
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
June 3
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds
Speaker: Neal G. Spada, MD
Title: Fellow, Division of Hematology/Oncology, University of Pittsburgh
Lecture Title: Changes in Disparities in Early Stage Breast Cancer Diagnosis in Pennsylvania After the Affordable Care Act

Flier

Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Genome Stability Program Work-in-Progress Seminar
Speaker: Mariarosaria De Rosa, PhD
Title: Dept of Environmental and Occupational Health, GSPH
Lecture Title: Investigating the role of MUTYH in preserving telomere stability
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting
Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, 1st Floor, Nimick Conference Room
June 4
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
June 5
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
June 8
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
June 9
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series
Speaker: Ashwin Somasundaram, MD
Title: Assistant Professor, Dept of Hematology/Oncology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Lecture Title: Systemic Immune Dysfunction in Cancer Patients Driven by IL6 and IL8
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
June 10
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds

Konstantinos Lontos, MD
A Novel CAR T Cell Target for Murine Models and Human Disease

Chaoyuan Kuang, MD, PhD
Improving Systemic Therapy for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

Flier

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
June 11
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
June 12
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
June 15
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
June 16
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series
Speaker: Priyamvada Rai, PhD
Title: Associate Professor, Dept of Medicine/Medical Oncology, Tumor Biology Program, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Miami, FL
Lecture Title: Piercing the Achilles Heel of Oncogenic Signaling: Redox-Protective Mechanisms as Targets in Aggressive Cancers
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
June 17
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds

Chaoyuan Kuang, MD, PhD
Fellow, Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Dual Transcriptional Repressor NEO2734 in the Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

Jason Luke, MD, FACP
Associate Professor
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Director, Cancer Immunotherapeutics Center, Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy Program (CIIP)
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

First-in-Class PD1-LAG3 Bispecific MGD013 and The Novel Portfolio of the Cancer Immunotherapeutics Center (CIC)

Flier

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
June 18
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
June 19
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
June 22
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
June 23
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series

These seminars will resume September 2020.

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
June 24
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
June 25
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Course director is Mark Goodman, MD

Radiology Conference Room, 1st floor, Posner Tower
June 26
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
June 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
June 30
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series

These seminars will resume September 2020.

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Cooper Conference Center
July 1
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds
Shadyside Hospital West Wing Auditorium
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