UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Calendar of Events



The week of February 14, 2018 to February 20, 2018 at UPCI

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One-time Events

February 13, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series
Leisha Emens, MD, PhD - "Breast Cancer Immunotherapy: Evolving Insights"

February 13, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Magee-Womens Research Institute's Work-in-Progress Conference & Research Seminar Series
Hui Li and Shireen Attaran - "The harmony between trophoblast exosomes and their target cell" and "TBA"

February 14, 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
21st Annual TRCCC Meeting
- "Out of the Valley: Moving Mountains for the Immunotherapy of Cancer"

February 14, 2018
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds
Thomas L. Ortel, MD, PhD - "Catastrophic Thrombotic Syndromes and Antiphospholipid Antibodies"

February 14, 2018
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Molecular and Cellular Cancer Biology Weekly Work In Progress Meeting
Xiukai Chen, MD, PhD - "The pathway of Transcription-Coupled Homologous Recombination, from Cell to Zebrafish"

February 14, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Microbiome Interest Group Meeting
Kevin Kohl, PhD - "Friends for Life: The Role of Gut Microbes in Host Physiology, Ecology, and Evolution"

February 15, 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
21st Annual TRCCC Meeting
- "Out of the Valley: Moving Mountains for the Immunotherapy of Cancer"

February 15, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Distinguished Lecture in Causal Discovery
David Jensen, DSc - "The Case for Empirical Evaluation of Methods for Causal Modeling"

February 15, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Immunology Seminar
Thomas Hofer, PhD - "A dynamic framework for hematopoiesis"

February 15, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Division of Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds Special Seminar
Boro Dropulic, PhD, MBA - "Integrating Automation for local manufacture of CAR-T cells"

February 15, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Pittsburgh Center for Bone & Mineral Research Seminar Series
Manjulata Singh, PhD - "Creating Pre-metastatic Niche on Mineral Rich Matrices"

February 16, 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
21st Annual TRCCC Meeting
- "Out of the Valley: Moving Mountains for the Immunotherapy of Cancer"

February 16, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Brain, Behavior, and Cancer Seminar Series
Karly Murphy, PhD - "Cognitive Behavioral Stress Management for Women at Risk for Breast Cancer"

February 19, 2018
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Urology Research Conference Progress Meeting
Yadong Xu, MD candidate - "DHX15 contributes to enzalutamide resistance in castration resistant prostate cancer cells by regulation of androgen receptor hypersensitivity"

February 19, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Cancer Virology Program Work-In-Progress Seminar Series
Kathy Shair, PhD - "Understanding EBV infection in nasopharyngeal carcinoma"

February 19, 2018
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Brain Tumor Research Meeting
Nduka Amankulor, MD - "The Pitt Experience with Retinoic Acid Therapy for Recurrent IDH Mutant Glioma"

February 20, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series
Shilpa Sant, PhD - "Engineered microenvironments to study the role of breast microcalcifications in tumor progression"

February 20, 2018
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine's Injury, Repair, and Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series
Eric Lagasse, PharmD, PhD - "Growing a Surrogate Liver in a Lymph Node: From an Experimental Approach to a Potential Clinical Application"

Recurring Events

Every Friday, next on February 16
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Ovarian and Gynecologic Cancer Program
Patient Management Conference

Every Thursday, next on February 15
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Colorectal/Peritoneal/Peritoneal Mesothelioma Cancers Tumor Board

Every Thursday, next on February 15
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Benign Hematology Case Conference

Every Tuesday, next on February 13
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Head and Neck Cancer Program Patient Planning Conference

Every Friday, next on February 16
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Gynecologic Cancer Program Tumor Board Meeting

Every Tuesday, next on February 13
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Leukemia/Lymphoma Tumor Board

Every Tuesday, next on February 13
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Lung and Esophageal Cancer Program
Thoracic Tumor Board Meeting

Every Thursday, next on February 15
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Sarcoma Tumor Board

Every Thursday, next on February 15
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Orthopedics/Pathology Tumor Board

Every Wednesday, next on February 14
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Melanoma Tumor Board

Every Wednesday, next on February 14
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Melanoma Protocol Team Meeting

Every Friday, next on February 16
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Melanoma Clinic Pathology Review Conference

Every Thursday, next on February 15
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Merrill Egorin Writing Group

Every Friday, next on February 16
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Bridgeside Research Forum

Every 2nd Wednesday, next on February 14, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Program

Every Wednesday, next on February 14
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Pancreas Cancer Tumor Board

Every Thursday, next on February 15
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Magee/UPCI Weekly Breast Conference

Every Wednesday, next on February 14
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Head and Neck Cancer Program Multidisciplinary Clinic

Every Thursday, next on February 15
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Breast Cancer Conference

Every Tuesday, next on February 13
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
BMT Tumor Board