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POE Lunch & Learn Series 2017

The POE core lecture series will be at noon in Barry Auditorium in the Barry-Longinotti (St. Jude North) building, unless otherwise noted. Lunch will be available for POE students at 11:30 in the hallway outside Barry. Other interested persons, including students, are welcome to attend, but should bring their own lunch. The POE Lunch & Learn series is required for all POE students. Many report that this series is the highlight of their time at St. Jude.

Date Speaker Topic
Tue 5/30 Raul Ribeiro, MD Pediatric Leukemia
Wed 5/31 John Zacher, Director, Biomedical Communications  St. Jude: Past, Present, and Future
Thu 6/1 Charles Mullighan, MBBS(Hons), MSc, MD The Genetics of Leukemia
Fri 6/2 Kathy Price, RN, MBA Ethical Issues in Pediatric Research
Mon 6/5 John Choi, MD, PhD The Laboratory Diagnosis of Pediatric Leukemias
Tue 6/6 Charles Rock, PhD Responsible Conduct of Research
Wed 6/7 U TN Health Science Center Deans Medical, Pharmacy, Nursing and Graduate Schools: Admission and Survival
Thu 6/8 Stephen White, DPhil The St. Jude Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Fri 6/9 Lee Schwartzberg, MD, FACP
Medical Director, West Cancer Center
Adult Oncology
Mon 6/12 Alberto Pappo, MD Pediatric Body Tumors
Tue 6/13 William Evans, PharmD A Cancer Research Career
Wed 6/14 Sue Kaste, DO Diagnostic Imaging in Pediatric Oncology
Thu 6/15 Frederick Boop, MD Pediatric Brain and Spine (CNS) Tumor Surgery
Fri 6/16 Ibrahim Qaddoumi, MD, MS Pediatric Brain Tumors
Mon 6/19 Israel Fernandez-Pineda, MD Surgical Oncology
Tue 6/20 Jamie E. Flerlage, MD, MS Pediatric Lymphomas
Wed 6/21 William Greene, PharmD
Chemotherapy in Pediatric Oncology
Thu 6/22 Christopher Tinkle, MD, PhD Radiation Therapy in Pediatric Oncology
Fri 6/23 Brent Orr, MD, PhD The Role of the Surgical Pathologist in Pediatric Cancer Diagnosis
Mon 6/26 Suzanne Baker, PhD Oncogenic mutations in epigenetic regulators
Tue 6/27 University of Tennessee Health Science Center Campus tour & lunch with UTHSC students and deans
Wed 6/28 Doralina Anghelescu, MD Anesthesia and Pain Management in Pediatric Oncology
Thu 6/29 Gerard Zambetti, PhD The p53 Tumor Suppressor Signaling Pathway and Cancer
Fri 6/30 Jane Hankins, MD, MS Sickle Cell Disease
Thu 7/6 Paul Thomas, PhD, and Ben Youngblood, PhD Immunotherapy in the treatment of pediatric cancer
Fri 7/7 Douglas Green, PhD Macrophages, phagocytosis, and autophagy in anti-cancer immunity: A work in progress
Mon 7/10 Stacey Schultz-Cherry, PhD, and Charles J. Russell, PhD Viral and host factors that create the perfect storm: deadly influenza infection
Tue 7/11 Aditya Gaur, MD Back to the basics - an overview of HIV infection and its prevention and treatment
Wed 7/12 Hana Hakim, MD Infectious Diseases and Pediatric Oncology
Thu 7/13 Elaine Tuomanen, MD What biology goes into developing a vaccine?
Fri 7/14 Matthew Ehrhardt, MD, MS Late Effects in Childhood Cancer Survivors: The Cost of Cure
Mon 7/17 Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo, MD Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Worldwide: the St. Jude Contribution
Tues 7/18 Deena Levine, MD Integrating Palliative Care into Pediatric Oncology Practice
Wed 7/19

Mondira Kundu, MD, PhD, and Kiri Ness, PT, PhD

Frailty and premature aging in survivors of pediatric cancer
Thu 7/20 Tanja Mittag, PhD, and Richard Kriwacki, PhD
Phase separation in the formation of membrane-less organelles; don't let your liquid phase turn to gel!
Fri 7/21 POE project reports Cassidy, Moore, Srinivasan
Mon 7/24 POE project reports Deaton, Katsivalis
Tue 7/25 POE project reports Young, Weber, Zalud
Wed 7/26 POE project reports Brown, Christina-Lin; Guo; Sajewski
Thu 7/27 POE project reports Gannon, Grube, Bearden
Fri 7/28 POE project reports Cai, Diaz, Harrison, Wehren
Mon 7/31 POE project reports Brown, Taylor; Hogge; Hood; Watts
Tue 8/1 POE project reports Mahadevan, Cherian, Field, Hermans, Reynolds
Wed 8/2 POE project reports Hollis, Johnson, Kramer, Pineda, Walden
Thu 8/3 POE project reports Hastings, Shiao, Max, Duncan, Harikumar, Tumlin
Fri 8/4 POE project reports Cooper, Kuang, Rakiewicz, Thompson
Mon 8/7 POE project reports Conway, Lubin, Tran
Tue 8/8 POE project reports Geiger, Jones, Wing
Wed 8/9 POE project reports Cler, Concha, Scaglia Drusini
Thu 8/10 POE project reports Ormanoski, Rohm, Weiss
Fri 8/11 POE project reports Brenner, Ortega, Waldvogel