Seminar Series

This interdisciplinary seminar series addresses cutting-edge clinical, translational, and basic research topics in cancer and is a focal point of the educational and inter-programmatic activities of the Cancer Center.

As of Friday, March 20, 2020, these weekly seminars are currently being held virtually via Zoom due to institutional health restrictions. CME credit will still be available for those who attend seminars live via Zoom. If you are unfamiliar with Zoom, click here to view instructions and support topics. Contact Kelsey Kirsch (kxk666@case.edu) for more information.

To watch the seminar in real-time and ask questions via chat, click the button below at 12p each Friday.  Presentations are recorded but will not be available for later viewing.

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Upcoming Seminar Series Presentations

9/10/2021

Partha Roy, PhD
Associate Professor of Bioengineering and Pathology
University of Pittsburgh

Presented by the Molecular Oncology Program

9/17/2021

Rui Wang, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
Member, Developmental Therapeutics Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Presented by the Developmental Therapeutics Program

9/24/2021

TBD

10/1/2021

Michelle Monje, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology, and by courtesy, Neurosurgery, Pathology, Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Stanford Medicine Faculty Scholar
Stanford University

Presented by the Developmental Therapeutics Program

10/8/2021

Jiyoung Ahn, PhD
Professor of Population Health (Epidemiology), NYU Grossman School of Medicine
Associate Director for Population Science, NYU Perlmutter Cancer Center

Presented by the Population and Cancer Prevention Program

10/15/2021

TBD

10/22/2021

No Seminar – Homecoming Weekend

10/29/2021

No Seminar – EAC Meeting

11/5/2021

Chaitra Badve, MD
Physician, Department of Radiology, Neuroradiology/Diagnostic Radiology
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Clinical Director, MRI, University Hospitals
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
Member, Cancer Imaging Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Presented by the Cancer Imaging Program

11/12/2021

Karl Kelsey, MD, MOH
Professor of Epidemiology
Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Director, Center for Environmental Health and Technology
Head of the Environmental Health Section, Department of Epidemiology
Brown University

Presented by the Population and Cancer Prevention Program

11/19/2021

Marcela Maus, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Director of Cellular Immunotherapy, Cancer Center
Massachusetts General Hospital

Presented by the Immune Oncology Program

11/26/2021

No Seminar – Thanksgiving Break

12/3/2021

Thea Tlsty, PhD
Department of Pathology
University of California, San Francisco

Presented by the Molecular Oncology Program

12/10/2021

Gerhardt Attard, MD, PhD, FRCP
John Black Charitable Foundation Endowed Chair in Urological Cancer Research
Team Leader, Treatment Resistance Group
UCL Cancer Institute

12/17/2021

Bradley Bernstein, MD, PhD
Bernard and Mildred Kayden Endowed MGH Research Institute Chair
Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Pathologist, Massachusetts General Hospital
Institute Member, Broad Institute

Presented by the Molecular Oncology Program

12/24/2021

No Seminar – Holiday Break

12/31/2021

No Seminar – Holiday Break

1/7/2022

Tim Wang, MD
Chief, Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases
Co-Leader of the Tumor Biology and Microenvironment Program
Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center

Presented by the Cancer Genomics Program

1/14/2022

TBD

1/21/2022

Avery Posey, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

Presented by the Immune Oncology Program

1/28/2022

TBD

2/4/2022

Stanislav Emelianov, PhD
Joseph M. Pettit Endowed Chair
Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar
Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Director of Ultrasound Imaging and Therapeutics Research Laboratory
Georgia Institute of Technology

Presented by the Cancer Imaging Program

2/11/2022

Neetu Gupta, PhD
Associate Staff, Department of Inflammation and Immunity
Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine
Member, Immune Oncology Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Presented by the Immune Oncology Program

2/18/2022

Xiling Shen, PhD
Hawkins Family Associate Professor
Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Member, Duke Cancer Institute
Affiliate, Regeneration Next Initiative
Director, Woo Center for Big Data and Precision Health
Duke University

Presented by the Cancer Genomics Program

2/25/2022

TBD

3/4/2022

Join us for the Cancer Disparities Symposium

3/11/2022

Felix Feng, MD
Professor of Radiation Oncology, Urology, and Medicine
Vice Chair for Translational Research
Department of Radiation Oncology
University of California, San Francisco

Presented by the Developmental Therapeutics Program

3/18/2022

Robert Winn, MD
Director and Lipman Chair in Oncology, VCU Massey Cancer Center
Senior Associate Dean for Cancer Innovation and Professor of Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine
VCU School of Medicine

Presented by the Population and Cancer Prevention Program

3/25/2022

Catherine Bollard, MD, MBChB
Director, Center for Cancer and Immunology Research
Director of the Program for Cell Enhancement and Technologies for Immunotherapy
Member, Division of the Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Children’s National Research Institute

Special Presentation: Olof Pearson Lecture

4/1/2022

TBD

4/8/2022

TBD

4/15/2022

No Seminar – Good Friday

4/22/2022

TBD

4/29/2022

Michael McDevitt, PhD
Attending, Department of Radiology, Memorial Hospital
Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Professor, Weill Cornell Medical College

Presented by the Cancer Imaging Program

5/6/2022

Joe Costello, PhD
Professor in Residence, Department of Neurological Surgery
Karen Osney Brownstein Endowed Chair in Molecular Neuro-Oncology
University of California, San Francisco

Presented by the Molecular Oncology Program

5/13/2022

No Seminar – Commencement