Lectures / Seminars

Events for Cancer Professionals - October 2008

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Thursday, October 2, 2008

Molecular Therapeutics Research Program Meeting
Board Room 852, 8:30 a.m.

Topic: Sarcoma: Overview and research opportunities

Speaker: Ray Perez, MD
Co-Director, Molecular Therapeutics Research Program
Associate Professor of Medicine and of Pharmacology & Toxicology

Thursday, October 2, 2008

Special Grand Rounds: Marilyn K. Bedell Distinguished Lecture in Oncology Nursing

The Legacy We Leave: Reflections on Oncology Nursing

Brenda Nevidjon, RN, MSN, FAAN
Clinical Professor
Chair, Masters Program
Duke University School of Nursing
President, Oncology Nursing Society

Auditorium E, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. **
Reception to follow 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

**NOTE: Not usual time.

Thursday, October 9, 2008

There will be no Grand Rounds.

Thursday, October 16, 2008

Grand Rounds: How Certain Do We Have to Be that Magnetic Fields from Powerlines Cause Cancer before We Would Do Cheap or Expensive Things to Avoid Them?

Lessons from the California Electric and Magnetic Fields Program

Raymond Richard Neutra, MD, DPH
Chief (Emeritus), Division of Environmental and Occupational Disease Control
California Department of Public Health

Auditorium E, 12-1 p.m.

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Epidemiology and Chemoprevention Research Program Meeting
Board Room 852, Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Topic: TBA

Speaker: Janet Stanford, PhD
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
University of Washington

Thursday, October 23, 2008

Grand Rounds: Beyond Trends and Buzz-words: A Consolidated Framework for Cancer Care from Prevention through Survivorship and Palliation
Ira Byock, MD
Associate Director for Cancer Survivorship and Palliative Care
Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Director of Palliative Medicine, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Professor of Anesthesiology and of Community and Family Medicine
Dartmouth Medical School

Auditorium E, 12-1 p.m.

Thursday, October 30, 2008

Fellows Lecture: Cancer Cachexia
Nandi Reddy, MD
Hematology/Oncology Fellow
Norris Cotton Cancer Center

Auditorium G, 12-1 p.m.