Seminar Series


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

These weekly seminars are held Fridays at 12p at the Wolstein Research Building Auditorium, 1-413, 2103 Cornell Road, Cleveland, OH 44106 (unless otherwise stated). Contact Mary Wright (maw143@case.edu) for more information. 

Upcoming Seminar Series Presentations

2/1/2019

Raghu Kalluri, MD, PhD
Principal Investigator
RE Bob Smith Distinguished Chair for Cancer Biology
Professor and Chair, Department of Cancer Biology
Director, Metastasis Research Center
CPRIT Established Investigator
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Presented by the GU Malignancies Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

2/8/2019

Chuanyue Wu, PhD
Chair, Professor, Vice President and Provost, Department of Biology
Southern University of Science and Technology

Presented by the Molecular Oncology Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

2/15/2019

John C. Byrd, MD
Distinguished University Professor
D. Warren Brown Chair of Leukemia Research
Senior Adviser for Cancer Experimental Therapeutics
The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center

Olof Pearson Lecture: Special Guest Speaker

2/22/2019

H. Charles Manning, PhD
Director, Center for Molecular Probes
Professor of Radiology, Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Neurosurgery, and Chemical and Physical Biology
Vanderbilt Ingram Professor of Cancer Research
VICC Director of Cancer Imaging Research, Institute of Imaging Science
Vanderbilt University

Presented by the Cancer Imaging Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

3/8/2019

Sean Morrison, PhD
Director, Children's Medical Center Research Institute
Kathryne and Gene Bishop Distinguished Chair in Pediatric Research
Mary McDermott Cook Chair in Pediatric Genetics
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Presented by the Molecular Oncology Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

3/15/2019

Luis Alberto Diaz, Jr., MD
Head, Division of Solid Tumor Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Presented by the GI Cancer Genetics Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

3/22/2019

John DiPersio, MD, PhD
Virginia E. and Samuel J. Goldman Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Oncology
Deputy Director, Siteman Cancer Center
Washington University School of Medicine

Presented by the GI Cancer Genetics Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

4/12/2019

Benjamin G. Neel, MD, PhD
Director, Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center

Presented by the GI Cancer Genetics Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

4/26/2019

Mona N. Fouad, MD, MPH
Senior Associate Dean, Diversity and Inclusion
Professor and Director, Division of Preventive Medicine
Director, Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Center
The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Presented by the Office of Cancer Disparities Research, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

5/3/2019

Louis Staudt, MD, PhD
NIH Distinguished Investigator
Director, Center for Cancer Genomics
Co-Chief, Lymphoid Malignancies Branch
National Cancer Institute

Presented by the Molecular Oncology Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

5/10/2019

Smita Bhatia, MD, MPH
Professor & Vice Chair of Outcomes for Pediatrics
Director of the School of Medicine Institute for Cancer Outcomes and Survivorship
Associate Director for Outcomes Research of the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center
Associate Director of the Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research and Education
The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine


Presented by the Cancer Prevention, Control and Population Research Program, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center