Cancer Biology Seminar Series

Cancer Biology Seminar Series (CBIO596h)
Arizona Cancer Center, Kiewit Auditorium, rm 2951
Monday, 9-10am, refreshments
Fall Course Coordinators: Georg Wondrak, PhD and Natalia Ignatenko, PhD
Spring Course Coordinator: Joyce Schroeder, PhD

Spring 2013

January 15 First day of classes

January 20 MLK Holiday, no seminar

January 27  Candidate for Director, University of Arizona Cancer Center. Frank A. Sinicrope, MD, FACP.

Affiliation: Professor of Oncology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo College of Medicine, Rochester, MN.

Seminar Title: “Molecular Subtypes in Colon Cancer: on the Road to Personalized Oncology”

February 3 Scott Hiebert, PhD
Affiliation: Professor of Biochemistry; Hortense B Ingram Chair in Cancer Research; Assoc. Director for Basic Research and Shared Resources, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Vanderbilt Univ. School of Medicine.   
Seminar Title: "Is Hdac3 a therapeutic target in cancer?". 
Host: Cathy Smith


February 10  Janet Funk, PhD, Associate Professor, Medicine, UA. “TBA”

February 17 Yitshak Zohar, PhD, Professor, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, UA. “TBA”

February 24 Suwon Kim, PhD, Associate Professor, Basic Medical Sciences, Phoenix, UA. “TBA”

March 3 Ron Heimark, PhD, Professor, Surgery, UA. “TBA”

March 15-23 UA Spring break

March 24 Christina Laukaitis, MD, Assistant Professor, Medicine, UA.  “TBA”

March 31 Margaret Briehl, PhD, Professor, Pathology, UA. “TBA”

April  5-9 AACR

April 14 Jesse Martinez, PhD, Professor, Cell and Molecular Medicine, UA. “TBA”

April 21 Cathy Smith, PhD, Associate Professor, Pharmacology & Toxicology, UA. “TBA:

April 28 Tom Doetschman, PhD, Professor, Cell and Molecular Medicine, UA. “TBA”

May 5 Greg Rogers, PhD, Assistant Professor, Cell and Molecular Medicine, UA. “TBA”

May 7 last day of classes


Contact: Anne Cione 626-7479

Sponsored by the Cancer Biology Training Grant T32CA009213 and the Arizona Cancer Center