2015 Early Detection Seminar Series

Seminar & Discussion: 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Reception: 6:30pm - 7:00pm

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, Clark Auditorium, or Clark S360.

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

Invited Speakers

Point-of-care tools and platform technologies for label-free sorting of cells

Utkan Demirci, PhD, Associate Professor
Canary Center at Stanford

Protein Microarrays for Studies in Biomarkers and Post Translational Modification

Joshua LaBaer, MD, PhD, Professor
Director, The Biodesign Institute
Arizona State University

Working Around the Cluck: A Systems Biology Approach to Understanding the Origin and Biology of Ovarian Cancer

David Muddiman, Distinguished Professor
NC State University

Special Seminar

June 12, 2015
Location: Canary Center, CR 2200

Early intervention in cancer through the tumour suppressive mechanisms that control genome stability

Ashok Venkitaraman, PhD, Ursula Zoellner Professor of Cancer Research
Director of the Medical Research Council
University of Cambridge

Glycoepitopes as potential cancer markers

Michael Pierce, PhD, Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Director, UGA Cancer Center

Calendars & Scheduling

Use the links below to view event calendars and the availability and schedules of rooms