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Spring 2013 CCCR Oncology Seminar Series

All seminars are held in the Colket Translational Research Building, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Room 1200B at 4pm
January 22, 2013 - Archie Bleyer, MD

Disturbing Trends in Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology
Professor, St. Charles Medical Center
Bend, Oregon

February 5, 2013 - Richard Aplenc, MD PhD

Are Administrative and Billing Data a Useful Tool in Pediatric Oncology?
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

February 19, 2013 - Andrea Califano, PhD

A systems biology approach to elucidate mechanisms of tumor initiation, progression, and chemosensitivity
Professor, Biomedical Informatics
Columbia University
New York, NY

March 5, 2013 - Charles Roberts, MD PhD

SWI/SNF chromatin remodeling complexes are frequently mutated in cancer: Mechanisms and potential therapeutic targeting
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA

March 19, 2013 - Annual Anna T. Meadows Lectureship feat. Beverly Lange, MD

Survival on the Yellow Brick Road
Professor of Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

April 2, 2013 - Nancy Ratner, PhD

RAS Signaling in the Nervous System: Neurofibromatosis
Professor of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Health Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH

April 16, 2013 - Lee Helman, MD

Combining Targeted Therapy in Ewing’s Sarcomas: Pathway to Success?
Head, Molecular Oncology Section, Pediatric Oncology Branch
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, MD

April 30, 2013 - Neal Flomenberg, MD

A Two Step Approach to Allogenic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Professor, Medical Oncology
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

May 14, 2013 - Kelly Goldsmith, MD

A novel biomarker in high-risk neuroblastoma, a lesson in development and differentiation
Assistant Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

May 28, 2013 - Lamia Barakat, PhD, Melissa Alderfer, PhD, & Lisa Schwartz, PhD

An Overview of CHOP research on AYA: Medical decision-making, developmental and treatment challenges, and care transitions
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

June 2013 - Senior Fellows Research Talks

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA