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

9/11/2020

Jennifer Cullen, PhD, MPH  
The James T. Pardee - Carl A. Gerstacker Professorship in Cancer Research 
Associate Professor, Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences
Associate Director for Cancer Population Sciences, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine 

Presented by the Cancer Prevention, Control & Population Research Program

9/18/2020

Lorelei Mucci, MPH, ScD
Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Leader, Cancer Epidemiology Program
Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center 

Presented by the Cancer Prevention, Control & Population Research Program

9/25/2020

Bill Nelson, MD, PhD
Marion I. Knott Director and Professor of Oncology
Director, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
Johns Hopkins University 

"'NextGen' Cancer Treatments will Feature 'NextEpigen' Approaches"

Presented by the GU Malignancies Program

10/2/2020 Lillian Siu, MD, FRCPC, FASCO
Professor, University of Toronto
Senior Medical Oncologist, Director of Phase I Program
Co-Leader Tumor Immunotherapy Program
BMO Chair in Precision Cancer Genomics
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

"In Pursuit of Multi-Omic Predictive Biomarkers for Immunotherapy via Team Science Approach"

Presented by the Developmental Therapeutics Program
 
10/9/2020 No Seminar - Homecoming Weekend
10/16/2020 Myles Brown, MD
Emil Frei III Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Director, Center for Functional Cancer Epigenetics 
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Special Presentation: Olof Pearson Lecture
 
10/23/2020 Xiongbin Lu, PhD
Vera Bradley Foundation Chair in Breast Cancer Innovation
Strategic Research Initiative Distinguished Investigator
Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center
Professor, Medical and Molecular Genetics
Indiana University School of Medicine

Presented by the GI Cancer Genetics Program
 
10/30/2020 Trevor Archer, PhD
Chief, Epigenetic & Stem Cell Biology Laboratory (ESCBL)
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Institutes of Health
 
11/6/2020 Jennifer Adair, PhD
Assistant Member, Stem Cell and Gene Therapy Program
Associate Professor, Clinical Research Division
The Fleischauer Family Endowed Chair in Gene Therapy Translation
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Presented by the Developmental Therapeutics Program
 
11/13/2020 Tim Chan, MD, PhD
Director, Center for Immunotherapy and Precision Immuno-Oncology, Cleveland Clinic
Co-Director, National Center for Regenerative Medicine
Member, Hematopoietic and Immune Cancer Biology Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Presented by the Hematopoietic and Immune Cancer Biology Program
 
11/20/2020 Heather Greenlee, ND, PhD
Associate Professor, Cancer Prevention Program
Public Health Sciences & Clinical Research Divisions
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Special Presentation: Helen Moss Lecture
11/27/2020 No Seminar - Thanksgiving Break
12/4/2020 Adam Bass, MD
Associate Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cellular and Molecular Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Presented by the GI Cancer Genetics Program
 
12/11/2020 Mario Suva, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology, Mass General Hospital
Associate Molecular Pathologist, Mass General Hospital 
Associated Scientist, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Co-Leader, Neuro-Oncology Program, DF/HCC
Co-Leader, Cancer Program, Harvard Stem Cell Institute

Presented by the Molecular Oncology Program
 
12/18/2020 No Seminar - Holiday Break
12/25/2020 No Seminar - Holiday Break
1/1/2021 No Seminar - Holiday Break
1/8/2021 Seminar Returns - Spring 2021 Schedule to be posted at a later date