Events Related to Cancer Treatment Development

Exploiting Viruses to Understand and Treat Cancer

Dec. 11, 2015 , 11 a.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Clodagh O’Shea, PhD

Associate Professor, Molecular and Cell Biology Laboratory; William Scandling Developmental Chair, The Salk Institute

VTCRI Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Patient-Defined Treatment Success and Preferences in Advanced-Stage Lung Cancer Patients

Aug. 11, 2015 , 12:30 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Monirul Islam, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Epidemiology
College of Public Health
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska

Special Seminars

Exosomes as an Emerging Target in Cancer Progression and a Nanovector for Cancer Therapy

Sept. 16, 2013 , 4 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Huang-Ge Zhang, DVM, PhD

Professor and Founders’ Chair in Cancer Research, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, Director of the Chemoprevention Program, University of Louisville

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

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

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

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

Neural Stem Cell-Based Virotherapy for Malignant Glioma

Oct. 31, 2011 , 4 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Atique Ahmed, PhD

Senior Research Associate, Department of Surgery, Section of Neurosurgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Special Seminars