University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)

Education and Training

Grand Rounds

The Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology / Oncology weekly Grand Rounds is held every Wednesday from 8 to 9 a.m. at the Herberman Conference Center at UPMC Cancer Pavilion, UPMC Shadyside. Reminders are posted on the Calendar of Events. Meetings are open to physicians, physician’s assistants, and nurses who are interested in cancer research. Different types of cancers are discussed each week. Occasionally, special seminars, held in the same location as Grand Rounds, are hosted by the Hematology / Oncology Division.

Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds

Topic: “Cancelled”
When: 5/20/15

Topic: “Development of Immunoth erapy in Colorectal Cancer”
When: 5/13/15
Speaker: James J. Lee, MD, PhD
Location: West Wing Auditorium
Shadyside Hospital
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Topic: “Comprehensive Genomic Profiling of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck”
When: 5/6/15
Speaker: D. Neil Hayes, MD, MPH
Location: UPMC Cancer Pavilion, 2nd Floor
Herberman Auditorium
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Topic: “Restrictive Red Cell Transfusion: Are We There Yet?”
When: 4/29/15
Speaker: Darrell Triulzi, MD
Location: Hillman Cancer Center Ground Floor Cooper Conference Center C


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Topic: “New Molecular Strategies for Early Diagnosis”
When: 4/22/15
Speaker: Dietrich A. Stephen, PhD
Location: Herberman Conference Center Auditorium
UPMC Cancer Pavilion, 2nd Floor


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Topic: “Myeloid-derived Suppressor in Cancer: Things are not Always What They Seem”
When: 4/15/15
Speaker: Dmitry I. Gabrilovich, MD, PhD
Location:

Herberman Conference Center Auditorium


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Topic: “Cancelled”
When: 4/8/15

When: 4/1/15
Speaker: Cancelled

Topic: “Ferritin Out the Role of Iron in Vasculopathy in Sickle Cell Disease”
When: 3/25/15
Speaker: Gregory J. Kato, MD
Location: Herberman Conference Center Auditorium
UPMC Cancer Pavilion, 2nd floor
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Topic: “Neoadjuvant Therapy for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer - 2015”
When: 3/18/15
Speaker: William M. Sikov, MD, FACP
Location: Herberman Conference Center Auditorium
UPMC Cancer Pavilion, 2nd Floor
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Topic: “Sexual Function in the Cancer Patient”
When: 3/11/15
Speaker: Judith K. Volkar, MD, MBA, FACOG
Location: Herberman Conference Center Auditorium
UPMC Cancer Pavilion, 2nd floor
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Topic: “Investigating the Mechanism of Perineural Invasion in Head and Neck Cancer”
When: 3/4/15
Speaker: Seungwon Kim, MD
Location: Herberman Conference Center Auditorium
UPMC Cancer Pavilion, 2nd floor
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