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POE Lunch & Learn Series 2021

Our POE 2021 core lecture series will be at noon via WebEx. A pre-meeting POE networking session will begin at 11:30. This lecture 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 6/1 Victor Santana, MD St. Jude: Past, Present, and Future
Wed 6/2 Raul Ribeiro, MD  Pediatric Leukemia
Thur 6/3 Gabriela Gheorghe, MD The Laboratory Diagnosis of Pediatric Leukemias
Fri 6/4 Gabriela Maron Alfaro, MD Ethical Issues in Pediatric Research 
Mon 6/7 Charles Rock, PhD  Responsible Conduct of Research
Tue 6/8 William Greene, PharmD  Chemotherapy in Pediatric Oncology
Wed 6/9 Lee Schwartzberg, MD, FACP, Medical Director, West Cancer Center  Adult Oncology
Thu 6/10 Alberto Pappo, MD  Pediatric Body Tumors
Fri 6/11 Jamie Flerlage, MD Pediatric Lymphomas
Mon 6/14 Frederick Boop, MD  Pediatric Brain and Spine (CNS) Tumor Surgery
Tue 6/15 Gerard Zambetti, PhD  The p53 Tumor Suppressor Signaling Pathway and Cancer
Wed 6/16 Charles Mullighan, MBBS(Hons), MSc, MD The Genetics of Leukemia
Thu 6/17 Beth McCarville, MD  Diagnostic Imaging in Pediatric Oncology
Fri 6/18 POEs attend the Danny Thomas Lecture
Mon 6/21 Andrew Davidoff, MD  Surgical Oncology
Tue 6/22 Brent Orr, MD, PhD  The Role of the Surgical Pathologist in Pediatric Cancer Diagnosis 
Thu 6/24 Stephen White, DPhil  The St. Jude Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 
Fri 6/25 POEs attend the Danny Thomas Lecture  
Tue 6/29 Suzanne Baker, PhD  Oncogenic Histones: Connecting Epigenetics and Cancer in Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma
Wed 6/30 Lisa Jacola, PhD and Victoria Willard, PhD  Psychology and Neuropsychology in Pediatric Oncology
Thu 7/1 Doralina Anghelescu, MD  Anesthesia and Pain Management in Pediatric Oncology
Fri 7/2 Christopher Tinkle, MD, PhD Radiation Therapy in Pediatric Oncology
Tue 7/6 Matthew Ehrhardt, MD, MS Late Effects in Childhood Cancer Survivors: The Cost of Cure
Wed 7/7 Paulina Velasquez, MD  and Swati Naik, MBBS Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy
Thu 7/8 Kim Nichols, MD  Cancer Predisposition
Fri 7/9 Justin Baker Integrating Palliative Care into Pediatric Oncology Practice
Mon 7/12 Hana Hakim, MD  Infectious Diseases and Pediatric Oncology
Tue 7/13 Douglas Green, PhD  Macrophages, phagocytosis, and autophagy in anti-cancer immunity: A work in progress
Wed 7/14 Jeremie Estepp, MD  Sickle Cell Disease
Thu 7/15 Justina McEvoy, PhD and Anand Patel, MD, PhD Translational Research for Childhood Cancer
Fri 7/16 Joshua Wolf, PhD, MBBS and Maureen McGargill, PhD The SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Pandemic
Mon 7/19 Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo, MD  Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Worldwide: the St. Jude Contribution
Tue 7/20 Stacey Schultz-Cherry, PhD and Richard Webby, PhD  SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccine Development
Wed 7/21 Paul Thomas, PhD  Immunotherapy in the treatment of pediatric cancer 
Thu 7/22 POE project reports Lin, Valencia
Fri 7/23 POE project reports Dirks, Klein, Vicera
Mon 7/26 POE project reports Allen, Chen, Zhang
Tue 7/27 POE project reports Ahn, Lingareddy, Mundada
Wed 7/28 POE project reports Ryan, Tucker, Wallens
Thu 7/29 POE project reports Chaudhry, Franqui Rios, Trejo
Fri 7/30 POE project reports Mirochnick,  Pasli, Walker
Tue 8/3 POE project reports Houston, Jones
Wed 8/4 POE project reports Depoy, Ghbrial, Jordan
Thu 8/5 POE project reports Han, Landry
Fri 8/6 POE project reports Esshaki, Johns, Ward
Thu 8/12 POE project reports Aguina, Howe, Teague,