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POE Lunch & Learn Series 2023

The POE Lunch & Learn series is required for all POE students. All St. Jude personnel are most welcome to attend. The location will be announced later.

Date Speaker  Topic
Tue 5/30 Victor Santana, MD  St. Jude: Past, Present, and Future 
Wed 5/31 Raul Ribeiro, MD Pediatric Leukemia
Thu 6/1 Gabriela Gheorghe, MD The Laboratory Diagnosis of Pediatric Leukemias
Fri 6/2 Charles Mullighan, MBBS(Hons), MSc, MD The Genetics of Leukemia
Mon 6/5 Charles Rock, PhD Responsible Conduct of Research
Tue 6/6
Gabriela Maron Alfaro, MD Ethical Issues in Pediatric Research 
Wed 6/7 Alberto Pappo, MD Pediatric Body Tumors
Thu 6/8 Todd Tillmanns, MD, FACOG, West Cancer Center & Research Institute  Adult Oncology
Fri 6/9 St. Jude Panelists St. Jude Career Paths
Mon 6/12 Andrew Davidoff, MD Surgical Oncology
Tue 6/13 Frederick Boop, MD Pediatric Brain and Spine (CNS) Tumor Surgery
Wed 6/14 Jamie Flerlage, MD, MS  Pediatric Lymphomas
Thu 6/15 Beth McCarville, MD  Diagnostic Imaging in Pediatric Oncology
Fri 6/17 Brent Orr, MD, PhD The Role of the Surgical Pathologist in Pediatric Cancer Diagnosis 
Mon 6/19 St. Jude Holiday  
Tue 6/20 William Greene, PharmD Chemotherapy in Pediatric Oncology
Wed 6/21 Gerard Zambetti, PhD The p53 Tumor Suppressor Signaling Pathway and Cancer
Thu 6/22 St. Jude Graduate School Deans The St. Jude Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 
Fri 6/23 Jinghui Zhang, PhD Computational Biology in Cancer Research
Mon 6/26 Victoria Willard, PhD and Lisa Jacola, PhD   Psychology in Pediatric Oncology
Tue 6/27 Michael Frett, MD Anesthesia and Pain Management in Pediatric Oncology
Wed 6/28 Christopher Tinkle, MD, PhD Radiation Therapy in Pediatric Oncology
Thu 6/29 Suzanne Baker, PhD Epigenetics and pediatric cancer; from genomics to drug discovery
Fri 6/30 St. Jude Panelists St. Jude Career Paths
Mon 7/3 No Lunch & Learn  
Tue 7/4 St. Jude holiday  
Wed 7/5 Paulina Velasquez, MD and Swati Naik, MBBS Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy
Thu 7/6 Kim Nichols, MD Cancer Predisposition
Fri 7/7 Justin Baker, MD, FAAP, FAAHPM Integrating Palliative Care into Pediatric Oncology Practice
Mon 7/10 Hana Hakim, MD Infectious Diseases and Pediatric Oncology
Tue 7/11 Douglas Green, PhD Six Impossible Things
Wed 7/12 Clifford Takemoto, MD Sickle Cell Disease
Thu 7/13 Stephanie Dixon, MD Late Effects in Childhood Cancer Survivors: The Cost of Cure
Fri 7/14 Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo, MD  Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Worldwide: the St. Jude Contribution
Mon 7/17 Paul Thomas, PhD Immunotherapy in the treatment of pediatric cancer 
Tue 7/18 Diego Hijano, MD, MSc  and Maureen McGargill, PhD The SARS-CoV-2 (COVOD-19) Pandemic
Wed 7/19 Richard Webby, PhD SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccine Development
Thu 7/20 POE project reports  
Fri 7/21 POE project reports  
Mon 7/24 POE project reports  
Tue 7/25 POE project reports  
Wed 7/26 POE project reports  
Thu 7/27 POE project reports  
Fri 7/28 POE project reports  
Mon 7/31 POE project reports  
Tue 8/1 POE project reports  
Wed 8/2 POE project reports  
Thu 8/3 POE project reports  
Fri 8/4 POE project reports  
Wed 8/9 POE project reports  
Thu 8/10 POE project reports