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Battling Cancer: Breakthroughs at the U


  

October 10

   
5:00-6:00 p.m.

Registration and experiential activities

 
6:00-6:05 p.m.

Welcome to Mini Medical School

Aaron Friedman, M.D.
6:10-7:10 p.m.

Cancer: When good cells go bad

Presentation
Podcast

Christopher Pennell, Ph.D.
7:30-8:30 p.m.

Cancer preventions/interventions

Presentation
Podcast

 DeAnn Lazovich, Ph.D., M.P.H.
October 17


 
5:00-6:00 p.m.

Registration and experiential activities

 
6:10-7:10 p.m.

A novel approach to evaluate experimental therapies for breast cancer

Presentation
Podcast

Tufia Haddad, M.D.
7:30-8:30 p.m.

Prostate Cancer: So what's new?

Presentation
Podcast

Christopher Warlick, M.D., Ph.D.
October 24    
5:00-6:00 p.m.

Registration and experiential activities

 
6:10-7:10 p.m.

The Sun and You

Presentation
Podcast

Bart Endrizzi, M.D., Ph.D.
7:30-8:30 p.m.

Why it takes 20 years to get mouth and throat cancers and what we do about it

Presentation
Podcast

 Frank Ondrey, M.D., Ph.D.
October 31    
5:00-6:00 p.m.

Registration and experiential activities

 
6:10-7:10 p.m.

Leukemia

Emily Lipsitz, M.D.
7:30-8:30 p.m.

Gut

Edward Greeno, M.D.
November 7    
5:00-6:00 p.m.

Registration and experiential activities

 
6:10-7:10 p.m.

Brain

Christopher Moertel, M.D.
7:30-8:30 p.m.

What is a cancer center and why have one?

Douglas Yee, M.D.
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