2019 Early Detection Seminar Series

Seminar & Discussion: 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Reception: 5:30pm - 6:00pm

The Early Detection Seminar Series presents seminars highlighting new research in Early Cancer Detection. This seminar series alternates months with the Information Sciences in Imaging Seminars.

Seminars will be held in Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (LPCH) Freidenrich Auditorium or Li Ka Shing Learning Center (LKSC), Room LK130, Munzer Auditorium, AlwayClark Auditorium, or Clark S360.

NOTE: This seminar does not run through the Summer months.

Invited Speakers

Title: Cancer Etiology and Early Detection

Cristian Tomasetti, PhD, Associate Professor of Oncology and Biostatistics, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine



Title: Screening for Colorectal, lung, and breast cancer: Recommendations from the US Preventative Services Task Force

Douglas K. Owens, MD, Director, CHP/PCOR, Professor of Medicine, Center for Health Policy, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies,Center for Primary Care & Outcomes Research, Stanford School of Medicine



August 6, 2019
Time: 4:00 - 5:00
Location: Seminar Room 0500
1651 Pagemill Rd

Title: Nanomaterials and Nanosystems for Biomedical Applications

Jackie Y. Ying, MD
A*STAR Senior Fellow
NanoBio Lab

Title: TBD

Michael M. Shen, Ph.D.

Professor of Medicine, Genetics & Development,  Urology, and Systems Biology
Columbia University Medical Center