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POE Lunch & Learn Series 2020

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. 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
Mon 6/1 William Evans, PharmD  St. Jude: Past, Present, and Future
Tue 6/2 Raul Ribeiro, MD Pediatric Leukemia
Wed 6/3 John Choi, MD, PhD The Laboratory Diagnosis of Pediatric Leukemias
Thu 6/4 Kathy Price, RN, MBA Ethical Issues in Pediatric Research
Fri 6/5 St. Jude panelists St. Jude Career Paths
Mon 6/8 Lee Schwartzberg, MD, FACP, Medical Director, West Cancer Center  Adult Oncology
Tue 6/9 Charles Rock, PhD Responsible Conduct of Research
Wed 6/10 William Greene, PharmD Chemotherapy in Pediatric Oncology
Thu 6/11 Alberto Pappo, MD Pediatric Body Tumors
Fri 6/12 POEs attend the Danny Thomas Lecture  
Mon 6/15 Gerard Zambetti, PhD The p53 Tumor Suppressor Signaling Pathway and Cancer
Tue 6/16 Charles Mullighan, MBBS(Hons), MSc, MD The Genetics of Leukemia
Wed 6/17 Brent Orr, MD, PhD The Role of the Surgical Pathologist in Pediatric Cancer Diagnosis 
Thu 6/18 Beth McCarville, MD  Diagnostic Imaging in Pediatric Oncology
Fri 6/19 Frederick Boop, MD  Pediatric Brain and Spine (CNS) Tumor Surgery 
Mon 6/22 Andrew Davidoff, MD
Surgical Oncology
Tue 6/23 Jamie Flerlage, MD, MS  Pediatric Lymphomas
Wed 6/24 St. Jude panelists St. Jude Career Paths
Thu 6/25 Matthew Ehrhardt, MD, MS Late Effects in Childhood Cancer Survivors: The Cost of Cure
Fri 6/26 Stephen White, DPhil  The St. Jude Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 
Mon 6/29 Christopher Tinkle, MD, PhD  Radiation Therapy in Pediatric Oncology
Tue 6/30 University of Tennessee Health Science Center Campus tour & lunch with UTHSC students and deans
Wed 7/1 Michael Dyer, PhD 

Retinoblastoma: Bridging Developmental Neurobiology and Cancer Genetics

Thu 7/2 Lisa Jacola, PhD, and Victoria Willard, PhD Psychology and Neuropsychology in Pediatric Oncology
Fri 7/3  St. Jude Holiday  
Mon 7/6 Doralina Anghelescu, MD Anesthesia and Pain Management in Pediatric Oncology
Tue 7/7 Kim Nichols, MD 

Cancer Predisposition

Wed 7/8 Paulina Velasquez, MD

Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy

Thu 7/9 Suzanne Baker, PhD

Epigenetics and pediatric cancer; from genomics to drug discovery

Fri 7/10 Justin Baker, MD Integrating Palliative Care into Pediatric Oncology Practice
Mon 7/13 Hana Hakim, MD 
Infectious Diseases and Pediatric Oncology
Tue 7/14 Paul Thomas, PhD and Ben Youngblood, PhD Immunotherapy in the treatment of pediatric cancer
Wed 7/15 Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo, MD 

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Worldwide: the St. Jude Contribution

Thu 7/16 Jeremie Estepp, MD Sickle Cell Disease
Fri 7/17 Douglas Green, PhD  Macrophages, phagocytosis, and autophagy in anti-cancer immunity: A work in progress
Mon 7/20 Charles Russell, PhD
Viral and host factors that create the perfect storm: deadly influenza infection
Tue 7/21 Elaine Tuomanen, MD 
What biology goes into developing a vaccine?
Wed 7/22 POE project reports  
Thu 7/23 POE project reports  
Fri 7/24 POE project reports  
Mon 7/27 POE project reports  
Tue 7/28 POE project reports  
Wed 7/29 POE project reports  
Thu 7/30 POE project reports  
Fri 7/31 POE project reports  
Mon 8/3 POE project reports  
Tue 8/4 POE project reports  
Wed 8/5 POE project reports  
Thu 8/6 POE project reports  
Fri 8/7 POE project reports  
Mon 8/10 POE project reports  
Tue 8/11 POE project reports  
Wed 8/12 POEs attend State of St.. Jude  
Thu 8/13 POE project reports  
Fri  8/14 POE project reports