Cancer Related Events & Seminars

Aug August 14 Tue 2018

Cancer Education Seminar Series

Topic: ASCO Highlights – Breast Cancer & Sarcoma

Date:  Tuesday, 8/14/2018
Time:  8:00 - 9:00 am
Location:  Cancer Center CC 2103 - 2105 
Live streaming

Speakers: George Sledge, MD
Professor of Medicine (Oncology)
Stanford University School of Medicine


Nam Bui, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (Oncology)
Stanford University School of Medicine

CME credit is available for in-person attendance only

Aug August 15 Wed 2018

Division of Oncology Special Oncology Seminar

Topic: Beyond BRAF: Personalized Medicine in Advanced Thyroid Cancer

Date:  Wednesday, 8/15/2018
Time:  4:00 - 5:00 pm
Location:  Li Ka Shing Center, LKSC 209

Speaker: Jochen Lorch, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Aug August 16 Thu 2018

Precision prevention of colorectal cancer – from the discovery of genetic risk factors to risk stratified screening

Date:  Thursday 8/16/2018
Time:  9:00 - 10:00 am
Location:  Lokey, G1161

Speaker: Ulrike Peters, PhD
Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Prevention Program
Research Professor
University of Washington

Aug August 21 Tue 2018

Cancer Education Seminar Series

Topic: ASCO Highlights – Head and Neck Oncology & Neuro-Oncology

Date:  Tuesday, 8/21/2018
Time:  8:00 - 9:00 am
Location:  Cancer Center CC 2103 - 2105 
Live streaming

Speakers: A. Dimitrios Colevas, MD
Professor of Medicine (Oncology)
Stanford University School of Medicine

Seema Nagpal, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (Oncology)
Stanford University School of Medicine


CME credit is available for in-person attendance only

Aug August 28 Tue 2018

Cancer Education Seminar Series

Topic: ASCO Highlights – Gynecologic Oncology & Gastrointestinal Oncology

Date:  Tuesday, 8/28/2018
Time:  8:00 - 9:00 am
Location:  Cancer Center CC 2103 - 2105 
Live streaming

Speakers: Oliver Dorigo, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Oncology)
Stanford University School of Medicine

Tyler Johnson, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (Oncology)
Stanford University School of Medicine

CME credit is available for in-person attendance only

Aug August 28 Tue 2018

Topic: Statistical Learning in Precision Cancer Prevention and Care: Two Vignettes

Date:  Tuesday, 8/28/2018
Time:  11:00 - 12:00 pm
Location:  Clark Center, S-362

Speakers: Giovanni Parmigianni, PhD
Associate Director for Population Sciences
Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center

Aug August 28 Tue 2018

Cancer Survivorship Lecture Series

Topic: Immunizations during and after cancer therapy

Date:  Tuesday, 8/28/2018
Time:  4:00 - 5:00 pm
Location:  Cancer Center CC 2103 
Live streaming (Meeting number: 809 087 282; Meeting password: cc2103)

Speakers: Jose G. Montoya, , MD, FACP, FIDSA
Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine)
Stanford University School of Medicine

Aug August 30 Thu 2018

Topic: Cancer screening at the cross roads: What we know, what we hope, and what we promote

Date:  Thursday, 8/30/2018
Time:  9:00 - 10:00 am
Location:  Lokey G1161

Speakers: Nancy Baxter, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACS
Associate Dean, Academic Affairs at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, a Professor of Surgery in the Department of Surgery and the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation
University of Toronto

Sep September 06 - 07 Thu-Fri 2018

Precision Health and Integrated Diagnostics (PHIND) Symposium 

Date:  Thursday - Friday 9/6/2018 - 9/7/2018
Time:  8:00 - 4:00 pm
Location:  Clark Center, Clark Auditorium 

Registration and details

The PHIND Center symposium will be a two day, all day event, that will showcase the exciting PHIND work that is going on campus wide. Featuring Precision Health approaches and topics including economics, mental health, cardiovascular disease, cancer, and others. RSVP by 9/3/18.

Sep September 08 Sat 2018

Stanford Pancreas Cancer Research Retreat 2018

Date:  Saturday 9/8/2018 
Time:  9:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: G1002, Lokey 
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The inaugural Stanford Pancreas Cancer Research Retreat is designed to foster discussion and collaboration among any SCI members who have an interest in pancreas cancer.

Sep September 10 Mon 2018

The Revolution in Diagnostics 

Date:  Monday 9/10/2018 
Time:  9:00 - 5:00 pm
Location: Berg Conference Hall, LKSC 

Registration and details

The Revolution in Diagnostics will cover how single cell DNA sequencing, liquid biopsies for cancer and fetal DNA, implantable devices, state-of-the-art imaging technologies and other biomedical breakthroughs are opening up whole new worlds of diagnostic possibility

Sep September 14 - 15 Fri-Sat 2018

Cancer Biology Annual Scientific Conference

Date:  Friday - Saturday, September 14-15, 2018
Location:  Dolce Hayes Mansion
200 Edenvale Avenue, San Jose, CA

Registration (deadline: 8/10/18)

The Annual Scientific Conference provides an opportunity for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to present their research progress to the faculty and their peers. In addition, the Conference is designed to acquaint new first year graduate students with the Program and to inform them of research opportunities. Faculty members have the opportunity to present at a poster session. Cancer Biology graduate students are required to attend the Conference.    

Sep September 15 Sat 2018

Cycle for Kids Cancer

Date:  Saturday, September 15, 2018
Location:  Equinox, Palo Alto, CA

Registration 

Cycle for Kids Cancer is an indoor cycling event hosted by the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at Stanford University School of Medicine and the Bass Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford.

Sep September 18 Tue 2018

Cancer Education Seminar Series

Topic: Preventing premenopausal breast cancer – evidence, opportunities, and gaps in our evidence base

Date:  Tuesday, 9/18/2018
Time:  8:00 - 9:00 am
Location:  Cancer Center CC 2103 - 2105 
Live streaming

Speakers: Graham A. Colditz, MD, DrPH
Niess-Gain Professor of Surgery, Professor of Medicine; Chief, Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine
Associate Director, Prevention and Control
Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center

CME credit is available for in-person attendance only

Sep September 24 - 27 Mon-Thu 2018

SCI Comprehensive Cancer Research Training Program (CCRTP)

Date:  Monday-Thursday, September 24 - 27, 2018
Location:  Quadrus Conference Center
2400 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025

The Comprehensive Cancer Research Training Program is an annual four–day immersive course that invites graduate and postdoctoral students, residents, clinical fellows and research fellows to take part in a unique, comprehensive introduction to the vanguard of current cancer research. Read more

Registration information
CCRTP Agenda

Oct October 02 Tue 2018

Cancer Biology Seminar Series

Topic: Understanding Chromatin Modifiers Contribution to Diseases through Cell Cycle and Unconventional Roles

Date:  Tuesday, 10/2/2018
Time:  12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: Beckman Center, Munzer Auditorium 

Speakers: Capucine Van Rechem, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Stanford University School of Medicine

Oct October 02 - 04 Tue-Thu 2018

2018 Early Detection of Cancer Conference

Date:  Tuesday -Thursday, 10/2/2018 - 10/4/2018
Time:  8:00 - 4:00 pm
Location:  Portland, Oregon

Registration and details

OHSU Knight Cancer Institute, Canary Center at Stanford, and Cancer Research UK present the Early Detection of Cancer Conference 2018. The annual Conference brings together experts in early detection from multiple disciplines to share ground breaking research and progress in the field.

Oct October 08 Mon 2018

Topic: Translational Oncology Program at Stanford (TOPS) Annual Symposium: Translating Discoveries to Cures

Date: Monday, 10/8/2018
Location: Li Ka Shing Center, Berg Hall

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This symposium brings together speakers from academia, industry and the FDA to discuss their perspectives on anticancer drug discovery and development.

Oct October 17 - 18 Wed-Thu 2018

Topic: Population Health and Prevention in the Omics and Big Data Era: A cell-to-society approach

Date: Wednesday- Thursday, 10/17/2018 -10/18/2018
Location: Li Ka Shing Center, Berg Hall

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This two-day conference will address how population health coupled with state-of-the-art omics and big data can inform precision medicine strategies to improve wellness, prevention, patient risk stratification, management and treatment.

  • DAY ONE: Liver Cancer: Day one of the conference will focus on liver cancer and in particular the changing landscape and underlying etiology of liver cancer and its implications for liver cancer prevention. 
  • DAY TWO: ALDH2: Day two will focus on how the genetics of aldehyde metabolism (alcohol flushing or Asian flushing) influences liver, gastrointestinal cancers and other human diseases.

Oct October 23 Tue 2018

Cancer Biology Seminar Series

Topic: Chemistry First Approach for Nomination of Personalized Treatment in Lung Cancer

Date: Tuesday, 10/23/2018
Time:  12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: Beckman Center, Munzer Auditorium 

Speakers: John Minna, MD, PhD
Max L. Thomas Distinguished Chair in Molecular Pulmonary Oncology
Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Distinguished Chair in Cancer Research
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Oct October 26 Fri 2018

20th Annual Thomas J. Fogarty Lecture

Topic: Focus on Innovation

Date:  Friday, 10/26/2018
Time:  4:00 - 5:00 pm
Location:  Clark Center Auditorium

This event features John Adler, Jr, MD, Dorothy & TK Chan Professor in Neurosurgery, Emeritus, Stanford University, world-renowned inventor of the CyberKnife and the related field of image-guided therapeutic radiation. The Fogarty lectureship was established to bring together a diverse community in Silicon Valley focusing on leaders in discovery, invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship. This event is sponsored by the Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign and the Fogarty Institute for Innovation.  

Register online

Nov November 13 Tue 2018

Cancer Biology Seminar Series

Topic: Interrogating the Genomics of Liver Regeneration and Liver Cancer with Mouse Models

Date:  Tuesday, 11/13/2018
Time:  12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: Beckman Center, Munzer Auditorium 

Speakers: Hao Zhu, MD
Assistant Professor
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Dec December 04 Tue 2018

Cancer Biology Seminar Series

Topic: Neural Stem Cell Signaling in Development and Cancer

Date:  Tuesday, 12/4/2018
Time:  12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: Beckman Center, Munzer Auditorium 

Speakers: Rebecca Ihrie, PhD
Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology and Neurological Surgery
Vanderbilt University

Jan January 26 Sat 2019

Stanford Review of the 60th Annual American Society of Hematology Meeting 2019

Date:  Saturday, January 26, 2019
Location:  Ritz-Carlton Hotel
Half Moon Bay, CA

Registration 

 

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SCI Comprehensive Cancer Research Training Program (CCRTP)

Date:  Monday-Thursday, September 24 - 27, 2018
Location:  Quadrus Conference Center
2400 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025

The Comprehensive Cancer Research Training Program is an annual four–day immersive course that invites graduate and postdoctoral students, residents, clinical fellows and research fellows to take part in a unique, comprehensive introduction to the vanguard of current cancer research. Read more.

Registration information
CCRTP Agenda

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