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Invited Presentations and Accomplishments

Steven Fiering, PhD
Member, Cancer Mechanisms Research Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology and of Genetics at Dartmouth Medical School

Presented "Domains of chromatin structure at the human beta-globin locus in primary human erythroblasts" at the 6th conference on hemoglobin switching, Asilomar, California, October 11-15, 2008.

Ann B. Flood, PhD
Member, Cancer Control Research Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Professor of Community and Family Medicine at Dartmouth Medical School

Presented "Policy considerations in approving and implementing EPR dosimetry to manage radiation exposure to a large population" at the International Conference on Radiation Biology & Translational Research in Radiation Oncology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India, November 10-12, 2008.

Presented "Using health services research to inform US health policy" at the International Conference on Emerging Challenges in Science and Technology (ICECST), United Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India, November 13-14, 2008.

James D. Gorham, MD, PhD
Member, Immunology and Cancer Immunotherapy Research Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Associate Professor of Pathology and Microbiology & Immunology at Dartmouth Medical School

Presented "An experimental model of autoimmune hepatitis" at the Pan-Pacific Association for the Study of Immunology and Liver Diseases, San Francisco, CA, November 4, 2008.

Presented "Cellular interactions in fulminant hepatitis" at The Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, Wynnewood, PA, November 20, 2008.

P. Jack Hoopes, DVM, PhD
Member, Cancer Imaging and Radiobiology Research Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Associate Professor of Surgery and Medicine at Dartmouth Medical School

Presented "Anibody and non-antibody directed iron oxide nanoparticle hyperthermia cancer treatment" at the UCONN Health Science Center, Department of Molecular Medicine, October 22, 2008.

Mohammad Nadeem Khan, PhD
Member, Cancer Imaging and Radiobiology Research Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Research Assistant Professor of Radiology at Dartmouth Medical School

Presented "Optimization of multimodal therapeutic approaches by repeated tumor oxygen measurements with in vivo EPR oximetry" at the International Conference on Radiation Biology & Translational Research in Radiation Oncology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India, November 10-12, 2008.

William B. Kinlaw, MD
Member, Molecular Therapeutics Research Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Associate Professor of Medicine at Dartmouth Medical School

Presented "Mechanisms of lipid aquisition by breast tumors: Therapeutic implications" at the Endocrinology Grand Rounds, Columbia School of Medicine, NY, NY, November 6, 2008.

Tracy Onega, PhD
Member, Cancer Control Research Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Assistant Professor of Community and Family Medicine at Dartmouth Medical School

Presented "Building GIS into a cancer research framework: Applications and approaches" as a Webinar for NCI's Cancer Research Network (CRN), November 12, 2008.

Harold M. Swartz, MD, PhD
Member, Cancer Imaging and Radiobiology Research Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Professor of Radiobiology, Physiology and Community & Family Medicine at Dartmouth Medical School

Presented "Optimizing radiation therapy by direct repeated measurements of oxygen in tumors in patients" and "Achieving requirements for dosimetry for management of potential radiation exposures to a large population using EPR dosimetry" at the International Conference on Radiation Biology & Translational Research in Radiation Oncology University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India, November 10-12, 2008.

Presented "In vivo EPR, from animals to human subjects" at the International Conference on Emerging Challenges in Science and Technology (ICECST), United Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India, November 13-14, 2008.

Susanne Tanski, MD
Member, Cancer Control Research Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Dartmouth Medical School

Presented "The movies made me do it: The influence of cinema on adolescent tobacco and alcohol use" at the Children, Pediatricians and the Media CME Workshop, New Hampshire Pediatric Society, Concord, NH, October 2008.

Presented "Media, kids and substance use" as the Keynote Speaker at the Greater Manchester Red Ribbon Breakfast, Makin' It Happen Coalition, Manchester, NH October 2008.

Presented "Promoting smoke free homes: Counseling patients and their families about secondhand tobacco smoke and tobacco use in the primary care setting" at the Resident Workshop, Levine Children's Hospital at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, September 2008.

Presented "Bridging the gap between best practices and reality: System change for secondhand tobacco smoke exposure prevention and tobacco cessation" at the Charlotte Pediatric Society, Charlotte, NC, September 2008.

Presented "If not now, when? How to influence youth use of tobacco products" at the ?Teen Connection Adolescent Practice, Levine Children's Hospital at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, September 2008.

Presented "Smoke signals: Tobacco's influence on youth (and what to do about it)" at the Levine Children's Hospital Grand Rounds, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, September 2008.

Mary Jo Turk, PhD
Member, Immunology and Cancer Immunotherapy Research Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology at Dartmouth Medical School

Presented "T cell memory and Autoimmunity in Melanoma" at the Mayo Clinic, Department of Immunology, November 13, 2008.

Accomplishments

Jason Moore, PhD
Member, Cancer Epidemiology and Chemoprevention Research Program and Associate Professor of Genetics at Dartmouth Medical School

Appointed to a three year term on the Biodata Management and Analysis Study Section at NIH.