2016-2017 Seminars

November 30, 2016. Zigang Dong MD, Ph.D. Executive Director, The Hormel Institute, University of Minnesota. “Precision Oncology of Colon Cancer: Prevention and Therapy”.

 December 14, 2016. Robert Chapkin M.D, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor – Program in Integrative Nutrition and Complex Diseases, Center for Translational Environmental Health Research, Texas A&M University. “Prioritizing molecular targets for cancer prevention using nutritional combinations”

March 1, 2017. Peter Sicinski, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School. “Cell cycle machinery in development and cancer”.  

March 29, 2017. James W. Wells. Ph.D. Professor of Pediatrics, Perinatal Institute Endowed Professor, Division of Development Biology, Director for research, Division of Endocrinology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. “Using human pluripotent stem cells to study gastrointestinal development and disease”.

May 10, 2017. Jonathan R. Pollack, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Pathology, Stanford University School of Medicine. “Translating the Cancer Genome: From Pancreatic Cancer to Tooth Tumors.”