Events Related to Cancer for 2012

How Does Paclitaxel Work as a Cancer Medicine?

Feb. 10, 2012 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Timothy J. Mitchison, PhD

Hasib Sabbagh Professor of Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

VTCRI Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

Genetics and the Cancer Genomics Scorecard

April 6, 2012 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Richard Gibbs, PhD

Wofford Cain Professor, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Director, Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

VTCRI Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

Proteomic Profile of the G1/S Cell Cycle Transition in ER+ Breast Cancer

June 26, 2012 , noon at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Milagros Tenga

PhD

Special Seminars

Dissecting Systemic Mediators of Cancer Therapy Resistance and Metastasis

Nov. 26, 2012 , 4 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Swarnali Acharyya

PhD

Special Seminars

Improving Cancer Therapy: By Targeting Metastasis, Chemoresistance, and Cachexia

Nov. 27, 2012 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Swarnali Acharyya

PhD

Special Seminars

Lymphatic Contraction During Inflammation and Cancer Metastasis

Dec. 5, 2012 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Shan Liao, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow, Edwin L. Steele Laboratories, Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Special Seminars

Personalized Cancer Medicine: Are We There Yet?

Dec. 6, 2012 , 5:30 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Eileen Dolan, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology; Co-Director, Clinical and Experimental Therapeutics Program of the Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Chicago, Illinois

VTCRI Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures