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November 2010 Lectures and Events

New Optical Imaging-based Tools and Animal Models for Cancer and Regenerative Medicine and Its Translation into the Clinic
Nov 2, 2010 (Tue) | 4-5:30 pm
Beckman Center - Munzer Auditorium
Department:
Pathology
Contact: Linda Thompson | linmarie@stanford.edu
Presenter: Professor Clemens Lowik

Molecular Imagine in NeuroOncology
Nov 8, 2010 (Mon) | 4:30-5:30 pm
Clark Center Auditorium
Department:
Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS)
Contact: Elizabeth Gill | 650.725.6175 | eagill@stanford.edu
Presenter: Andreas H. Jocobs, Professor
EIMI, University of Munster, Germany

Think Before You Pink: Breast Cancer, Corporations, and You
McGann Women and Health Series is offered by the Division of Family and Community Medicine and co-sponsored by Women’s Health @ Stanford
Nov 8, 2010 (Mon) | noon-1 pm
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge, Room 304/305
291 Campus Drive, Stanford University
Presenter:
Barbara A. Brenner, JD, Activist and Executive Director, Breast Cancer Action
No fee, no registration

Digestive Disease Center (DDC) Seminar: Pluripotent Human Stem Cells in the Study of Hepatic Disease and Development
Nov 8, 2010 (Mon) | noon-1 pm
Rm. M112, Alway Bldg. (by the SOM students' courtyard)
Seminar Host:
Eric Sibley, MD, PhD
Pizza for Seminar attendees at 11:45 am
Department:  Digestive Disease Center
Contact: Linda Jacob | 724-6469 | lpjacob@stanford.edu
Presenter: Stephen A. Duncan, PhD, Professor, Human & Molecular Genetics
Medical College of WI
No Fee, no registration

Nuclear Medicine Grand Rounds: Update on the Development of Protein
Scaffolds Based Molecular Probes
Nov 9, 2010 (Tue) | 7:30-8:30 am
Clark Center - S-361
Department:  Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS)
Contact: Donna Niernberger | 650-736-0449 | donnan52@stanford.edu
Presenter: Zhen Cheng, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology, Stanford

Carrington Lecture:
Computational Image Analysis of Tumor Morphology to Build Prognostic Models and Discover Biological Relationships in Breast Cancer
Nov 9, 2010 (Tue) | noon-1 pm
LKSC 120 : Stanford, CA
Department:
Immunology
Contact: Nicki Barnes | 6-1980 | nbarnes@stanford.edu
Presenter: Andrew Beck, MD, MMSc Stanford University School of Medicine

MIPS Journal Club
Nov 11, 2010 (Thu) | noon-1 pm
Edwards, Room R-358
Department:  Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS)
Contact: Donna Niernberger | 650-736-0449 | donnan52@stanford.edu
Presenter: Aloma D'Souza, Glazer Lab

SPECIAL ONCOLOGY SEMINAR
Nov 12, 2010 (Fri) | 8-9 am
Stanford Cancer Center
Conference Rooms cc 2103-2104
"Gene-based Immune Therapy for Treatment of Lymphoma"
Presenter: Stephen J. Forman, MD

Chair, department of hematology & hematopoietic cell transplantation
Director of clinical research
Department of cancer immunotherapeutics and tumor immunoogy
City of Hope National Medical Center
Contact: Margaret.Wootton@stanford.edu

PCCM Bio-Grand Rounds: Radiosurgery In Lung Cancer
Nov 12, 2010 (Fri) | 1-2 pm
H3150 - Neuro Conference Room: Stanford Hospital Building
Department:  Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine
Contact: Ashvinder Khanna | 723-6381 | aashi@stanford.edu
Presenter: Maximilian Diehn, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

4th Annual Cancer Survivorship Conference: Post-treatment - What Now?
Half-day conference for survivors, family, friends and medical professionals
Nov 13, 2010 (Sat) | 8 am-12:30 pm
UCSF Mission Bay Conference Center
1675 Owens Street, San Francisco
Host/Presenting Sponsor:
Cancer Prevention Institute of California
Major Sponsor: Stanford Cancer Center
Registration Fee: $20 per person
Continuing Education Units: $35 (additional fee for RN, LCSW, MFT, MFC)
To register, visit: http://www.acteva.com/booking.cfm?bevaid=210484

LIVERight Zumbath at Stanford
Two hours of Latin rhythms and exercise
All donations benefit the Jade Ribbon Campaign and the fight against liver cancer
Nov 13, 2010 (Sat) | 1-3 pm (Registration: 11 am)
Arrillaga Center for Sports & Recreation
341 Galvez Street, Stanford

Sponsors: Asian Liver Center; Stanford Physical Education, Recreation and Wellness; Be Well@Stanford; and Answer to Cancer
Contact: Alena Groopman at groopman@stanford.edu

What Do We Know About Preventing Breast Cancer and Other Top Cancer Killers in Women?
McGann Women and Health Series is offered by the Division of Family and Community Medicine and Co-sponsored by Women’s Health @ Stanford.
Nov 15, 2010 (Mon) | noon-1 pm
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge
291 Campus Drive, Stanford University, Room 304/305
Presenter:
Marcia Stefanick, PhD, Professor (Research) of Medicine (Stanford Prevention Research Center) and, by courtesy, of Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Stanford School of Medicine
No fee, no registration

Imm 212 - Mast Cell Biology and Relevance to Disease
Nov 15, 2010 (Mon) | 4:15-5:30 pm
LKSC 304
Department:  Immunology
Contact: Nicki Barnes | 6-1980 | nbarnes@stanford.edu
Presenter: Steve Galli, MD

Leadership in Health Disparities - "The Genome and Health Disparities"
Nov 15, 2010 (Mon) | 5:30-7 pm
Alway M112
For Stanford medical students, Stanford residents/fellows
This Leadership in Health Disparities (LHD) Colloquium explores key issues in health disparities and how individual leadership can help advance research and policy. Leaders in health disparities research will discuss their work and how they have used their leadership skills to advance in their fields. Sessions will encourage active participation and discussions.
Flyer: http://coe.stanford.edu/activities/images/lhd_fall2010.pdf
Department:  Center of Excellence in Diversity
Contact: Sarina Tom | 650-724-9405 | stom@stanford.edu
Presenter: Esteban Gonzalez Burchard MD, MPG

Nuclear Medicine Grand Rounds: FDG-PET and Cervical Cancer: A Biomarker of Prognosis and a Means of Individualizing Treatment
Nov 16, 2010 (Tue) | 7:30-8:30 am
Clark Center, Room S-361
Department:  Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS)
Contact: Donna Niernberger | 650-736-0449 | donnan52@stanford.edu
Presenter: Elizabeth Kidd, MD
Acting Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

CANCER EDUCATON SEMINAR SERIES
Retroperitoneal Sarcoma: The Role of Surgery
Nov 16, 2010 (Tue) | 8-9 am
Stanford Cancer Center cc 2103-2104

Department: Division of Oncology
Presenter: George Poultsides, MD
Acting Assistant Professor, Surgery-General Surgery

A Molecular Understanding of Epigenetics
Nov 16, 2010 (Tue) | noon-1:30 pm
Munzer Auditorium - Beckman Center
Department:
Pathology
Contact: Elaine Ruiz | 723-7042 |eruiz@stanford.edu
Presenter: Danny Reinberg, PhD
New York University School of Medicine

NOTE! NEW LOCATION!
CCNE Nano-Bio Seminar Series: Proteomic Imaging of Caveolae to Pump Nanoparticles Into Specific Organs or Tumors
Nov 16, 2010 (Tue) | 4:30-5:30 pm
CLARK CENTER S - 361
Department:  Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS)
Contact: Billie Robles | 60196 | brobles@stanford.edu
Presenter: Jan Schnitzer, MD
President and Director, PRISM

Statistical Mechanics of Compressed Sensing, and Applications to Biology
Nov 16, 2010 (Tue) | 5-6 pm
Clark Center S - 363
Contact:
Gabriele Scheler | 650-949-4524 | scheler@stanford.edu
Presenter: Surya Genguli, PhD

SPECIAL EVENT
Frontiers in Biology & Tseng Memorial Lecture
Infections as Important Risk Factors for Human Cancers
Nov 17, 2010 (Wed) | 4-5 pm
Keck Science Building - Braun Auditorium
(Across Campus Drive from Clark Center)
Department: Biochemistry
Contact:
Maria | 724-8764 | mevp2003@yahoo.com
Presenter: Harald zur Hausen, MD, Professor Emeritus
University of Heidelberg

Regenerative Medicine@Stanford Seminar
Nov 18, 2010 (Thu) | noon
Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center

Contact: aliceche@stanford.edu
"Notch Signaling Suppresses Hepatocellular Carcinoma Initiated from Mouse Adult Liver Progenitors Following Inactivation of the RB Family"
Presenter: Julien Sage, PhD
Pediatrics and Genetics
and
"Gene Regulatory Networks and Stable Cellular States"
Presenter: Wing Wong, PhD
Health Research and Policy, BioX

"Functional Characterization of a Long Noncoding RNA HOTAIR"
Nov 19, 2010 (Fri) | 9-10 am
CCSR 4205
Department:
Epithelial Biology
Contact: Ray Herrman | 650-725-7022 | rherrman@stanford.edu
Presenter: Miao Tsai, Chang Lab

Nuclear Medicine Grand Rounds: Molecular Imaging with MRI
Nov 23, 2010 (Tue) | 7:30-8:30 am
Clark Center, Room S-361
Department:  Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS)
Contact: Donna Niernberger | 650-736-0449 | donnan52@stanford.edu
Presenter: Brian Rutt, PhD
Professor of Radiology, Stanford University

From the p53 Signaling Axis to Molecular Targets and Therapeutic Approaches for Triple-negative Breast Cancer
Nov 30, 2010 (Tue) | noon-1:30 pm
Location TBD
Department:
Cancer Biology
Contact: Pamela R. Dixon | (650) 723-6198 | prdixon@stanford.edu
Presenter: Jennifer Pietenpol, PhD, Director
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center

December Hemepath Conference
Dec 1, 2010 (Wed) | noon
Cancer Center, Room 2103
Send cases to:
Anthony Lam and Jay Patel by Nov 19

BMIR Patterns of Care and Patient-Centered Outcomes in Breast Cancer Care at Stanford and PAMF
Dec 2, 2010 (Thu) | 4-5 pm
Presenter:
Amar Das, PhD
Medical School Office Building (MSOB), 251 Campus Drive, Conference Room X303
http://prevention.stanford.edu/about/directions-msob.html

P10 and p53 in the Tumor Microenvironment: Out in the Neighborhood
Dec 7, 2010 (Tue) | noon-1:30 pm
Beckman Building - Munzer Auditorium
Department: Cancer Biology
Contact:
Pamela R. Dixon | (650)723-6198 | prdixon@stanford.edu
Presenter: Gustavo Leone, PhD

PCCM Bio-Grand Rounds: Radiosurgery in Lung Cancer
Dec 10, 2010 (Fri) | 1-2 pm

H3150 - Neuro Conference Room, Stanford Hospital Building
Department: Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine
Contact: Pamela R. Dixon | (650) 723-6198 | prdixon@stanford.edu

CCNE Nano-Bio Seminar Series: Satellite Nanoscopes for Living Cell Imaging and Gene Regulation
Dec 14, 2010 (Tue) | 4:30-5:30 pm
Allen 101X Auditorium/Paul Allen Bldg.
Department:  Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS)
Contact: Billie Robles | 60196 | brobles@stanford.edu
Presenter: Luke Lee, PhD, Lloyd Distinguished Professor
Department of Bioengineering, UC Berkeley

Nuclear Medicine Grand Rounds: Molecular Advances in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
Jan 4, 2011 (Tue) | 7:30-8:30am
Clark Center, Room S-361
Department:  Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS)
Contact: Donna Niernberger | 650-736-0449 | donnan52@stanford.edu
Presenter: Joel W. Neal, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Medicine
Stanford University

Identification of Clinically Significant Drivers of Oncogenesis Using Multifaceted Genomic Analysis
Jan 18, 2011 (Tue) | noon-1:30 pm
Beckman Center - Munzer Auditorium
Tumor Biology Seminar
Department:
Pathology
Contact: Elaine Ruiz | 723-7042 | eruiz@stanford.edu
Presenter: Timothy Chan, MD, PhD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Nuclear Medicine Grand Rounds: Development of an Imaging Biomarker in Cancer:
The cG250 experience
Jan 18, 2011 (Tue) | 7:30-8:30 am
Clark Center, Room S-361 : Stanford, CA
Department:
Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS)
Contact: Donna Niernberger | 650-736-0449 | donnan52@stanford.edu
Presenter: Dr. Chaitanya Divgi, MD, Professor of Radiology & Radiation Oncology
University of Pennsylvania

Melanoma and Genomics
Feb 01, 2011 (Tue) | noon -1:30 pm
Munzer Auditorium
Department:
Cancer Biology
Contact: Pamela R. Dixon | 650-723-6198 | prdixon@stanford.edu
Presenter: Levi Garraway, MD, PhD

Nuclear Medicine Grand Rounds: Novel Molecular Imaging Applications in Radiation Oncology
Feb 15, 2011 (Tue) | 7:30-8:30 am
Clark Center - S-361
Department:
Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS)
Contact: Donna Niernberger | 650-736-0449 | donnan52@stanford.edu
Presenter: Billy W. Loo, Jr, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology, Stanford

NK Cell Activation in Cancer and Infections
Feb 22, 2011 (Tue) | noon-1pm
LKSC 120
Department
: Immunology
Contact: Maureen Panganiban | 650-725-5076 | mopan@stanford.edu
Presenter: David Raulet, PhD University of California at Berkeley

Mitotic Checkpoints, Aneuploidy and Cancer
Mar 15, 2011 (Tue) | noon-1:30 pm
Beckman Center - Munzer Auditorium
Tumor Biology Seminar
Department:
Pathology
Contact: Elaine Ruiz | 723-7042 | eruiz@stanford.edu
Presenter: Robert Benezra, PhD,
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Mar 25, 2011 (Fri) - Mar 26, 2011 (Sat) | Medicine
12th Multidisciplinary Management of Cancer:  A Case-Based Approach
LKSC room TBA
Maximum Number of Credits: 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Applying Genetically Engineered Mouse Models of Lung and Pancreatic Cancer to Facilitate Drug Development
Mar 29, 2011 (Tue) | noon-1:30 pm
Beckman Center - Munzer Auditorium
Department:
Cancer Biology
Contact: Pamela R. Dixon | (650) 723-6198 | prdixon@stanford.edu
Presenter: Lisa Johnson, PhD, Senior Scientist

Hedgehog-Gli Signaling in Cancer Stem Cells and Metastases
Apr 5, 2011 (Tue) | noon-1:30 pm
Beckman Center - Munzer Auditorium
Department:
Cancer Biology
Contact: Pamela R. Dixon | (650) 723-6198 | prdixon@stanford.edu
Presenter: Ariel Ruiz i Altaba, PhD, Researcher and Artist

The LKB1/ AMPK Pathway Connects Growth Control to Metabolism
May 3, 2011 (Tue) | noon-1 pm

Munzer Auditorium - Beckman Building
Department: Cancer Biology
Contact: Pamela R. Dixon | (650)723-6198 | prdixon@stanford.edu
Presenter: Reuben Shaw, PhD, Professor

How Telomeres Solve the End-protection Problem
May 17, 2011 (Tue) | noon-1:30 pm
Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center
Tumor Biology Seminar
Department:
Pathology
Contact: Elaine Ruiz | 723-7042 | eruiz@stanford.edu
Presenter: Titia de Lange PhD
The Rockefeller University

Dermatology in the Primary Care Setting (Skin Cancer)
Jun 08, 2011 (Wed) | 6:30-8:30
Department:
Dermatology
Stanford Medicine Outpatient Center: Redwood City, CA
Maximum Number of Credits: 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

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