POE Lunch & Learn Series 2018

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 5/29 Raul Ribeiro, MD Pediatric Leukemia
Wed 5/30 John Zacher, Director, Biomedical Communications  St. Jude: Past, Present, and Future
Thu 5/31 John Choi, MD, PhD The Laboratory Diagnosis of Pediatric Leukemias
Fri 6/1 Kathy Price, RN, MBA Ethical Issues in Pediatric Research
Mon 6/4 Charles Mullighan, MBBS(Hons), MSc, MD The Genetics of Leukemia
Tue 6/5 Charles Rock, PhD Responsible Conduct of Research
Wed 6/6 U TN Health Science Center Deans Medical, Pharmacy, Nursing and Graduate Schools: Admission and Survival
Thu 6/7 Stephen White, DPhil The St. Jude Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Fri 6/8 Lee Schwartzberg, MD, FACP
Medical Director, West Cancer Center
Adult Oncology
Mon 6/11 Alberto Pappo, MD Pediatric Body Tumors
Tue 6/12 Sue Kaste, DO, or Beth McCarville, MD Diagnostic Imaging in Pediatric Oncology
Wed 6/13 Doralina Anghelescu, MD Anesthesia and Pain Management in Pediatric Oncology
Thu 6/14 Frederick Boop, MD Pediatric Brain and Spine (CNS) Tumor Surgery
Fri 6/15 William Greene, PharmD
Chemotherapy in Pediatric Oncology
Mon 6/18 Andrew Davidoff, MD Surgical Oncology
Tue 6/19 Brent Orr, MD, PhD The Role of the Surgical Pathologist in Pediatric Cancer Diagnosis
Wed 6/20 Jamie Flerlage, MD, MS Pediatric Lymphomas
Thu 6/21 Christopher Tinkle, MD, PhD Radiation Therapy in Pediatric Oncology
Fri 6/22 Michael Dyer, PhD Retinoblastoma: Bridging Developmental Neurobiology and Cancer Genetics
Mon 6/25 Suzanne Baker, PhD Epigenetics and pediatric cancer; from genomics to drug discovery
Tue 6/26 University of Tennessee Health Science Center Campus tour & lunch with UTHSC students and deans
Wed 6/27 Gerard Zambetti, PhD The p53 Tumor Suppressor Signaling Pathway and Cancer
Thu 6/28 Paul Thomas, PhD, and Ben Youngblood, PhD Immunotherapy in the treatment of pediatric cancer
Fri 6/29 Douglas Green, PhD Born Different: Metabolic maintenance of asymmetric cell division in T cells
Mon 7/2 William Evans, PharmD A Cancer Research Center
Fri 7/6 Matthew Ehrhardt, MD, MS Late Effects in Childhood Cancer Survivors: The Cost of Cure
Mon 7/9 Aditya Gaur, MD Back to the basics - an overview of HIV infection and its prevention and treatment
Tue 7/10 Hana Hakim, MD Infectious Diseases and Pediatric Oncology
Wed 7/11 Stacey Schultz-Cherry, PhD, and Charles J. Russell, PhD Viral and host factors that create the perfect storm: deadly influenza infection
Thu 7/12 Elaine Tuomanen, MD What biology goes into developing a vaccine?
Fri 7/13 Deena Levine, MD, or Justin Baker, MD Integrating Palliative Care into Pediatric Oncology Practice
Mon 7/16

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

Frailty and premature aging in survivors of pediatric cancer
Tue 7/17  Jane Hankins, MD, MS Sickle Cell Disease
Wed 7/18 Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo, MD Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Worldwide: the St. Jude Contribution
Thu 7/19 POE project reports  
Fri 7/20 POE project reports  
Mon 7/23 POE project reports  
Tue 7/24 POE project reports  
Wed 7/25 POE project reports  
Thu 7/26 POE project reports  
Fri 7/27 POE project reports  
Mon 7/30 POE project reports  
Tue 7/31 POE project reports  
Wed 8/1 POE project reports  
Thu 8/2 POE project reports  
Fri 8/3 POE project reports  
Mon 8/6 POE project reports  
Tue 8/7 POE project reports  
Wed 8/8 POE project reports  
Thu 8/9 POE project reports  
Fri 8/10 POE project reports