Danny Thomas Lecture Series

All Danny Thomas Lectures are presented at noon in the Marlo Thomas Center for Global Education and Collaboration Auditorium (Room IA1011) unless otherwise noted.

Date Presentation
Oct 6

G-quadruplexes: the structure and function of the DNA quadruple helix

Speaker: Shankar Balasubramanian, University of Cambridge

Host: Naoaki Fujii, PhD

Oct 13

Day of Remembrance/Schwartz Center Rounds/DTLS

Host: Justin Baker, MD

Oct 20

BIOMEDICAL SYMPOSIUM
RNA Metabolism and Human Disease

Hosts: J. Paul Taylor, Jamy Peng

Oct 27

TBA

Speaker: Thomas Marlovits, PhD, IMP-Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna, Austria

Host: Charalampos Kalodimos, PhD

Nov 3

PETER DOHERTY LECTURE (tentative)
Mitochondrial Shape-Shifting in the Regulation of Immune Cell Function

Speaker: Ericka Pearce, PhD, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics

Host: Doug Green, PhD

Nov 10

Natural Killer Cells Remember Herpevirus Infections

Speaker: Lewis Lanier, PhD, University of California, San Francisco

Hosts: Stephen Gottschalk, MD and Hongbo Chi, PhD

Nov 17 BOARD POSTER SESSION
Nov 24 THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
Dec 1

CANCER CENTER GRAND ROUNDS - Hematological Malignancies Program
New St. Jude Clinical Trials in Acute Leukemia

Speakers: Tanja Gruber, MD, PhD, and Hiroto Inaba, MD, PhD

Dec 8 OPEN
Dec 15

CHAIR'S FORUM

Speaker: Mitchell Weiss, MD

Host: Martine Roussel, PhD

Dec 22 CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY
Dec 29 NEW YEARS HOLIDAY

To view online lectures, including selected Danny Thomas Lecture Series programs, go to Cure4Kids.

Cure4Kids, developed by the International Outreach Program of St. Jude Children' Research Hospital, provides online lectures about catastrophic illnesses in children, with an emphasis on pediatric oncology.