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CEWG Seminar Series

Upcoming Seminars

january cancer evolution seminar

Thursday, January 6, 2022
11:00 am – 1:00 pm EST

Moderator:
Giulia C. Kennedy, PhD, Veracyte, Inc.

Speakers:
Wendy J. Fantl, PhD, Stanford University
Klaus Lindpaintner, MD, MPH, InterVenn Biosciences

Previous seminars

December Cancer Evolution Seminar

Thursday, December 2, 2021
11:00 am – 12:30 pm EST

Moderator:
George Poste, DVM, PhD, FMedSci, FRS, Arizona State University

Speakers:
Alissa Weaver, MD, PhD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
“The role of exosomes in tumor angiogenesis and metastasis”

David C. Lyden, MD, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College
“Extracellular Vesicles as Biomarkers for Cancer Detection and Determining Cancer Type”

November Cancer Evolution Seminar

Thursday, November 4, 2021
11:00 am – 12:30 pm EDT

Moderator:
Frank H. Laukien, PhD, Bruker Corporation

Speakers:
Doru M. Paul, MD, PhD, Cornell Medicine

Aurora M. Nedelcu, PhD, University of New Brunswick
“A Systemic View of Cancer: The Unexplored Links Between Cancer and the Organism’s Internal ‘climate'”

Gary Patti, PhD, Washington University in St. Louis
“Oncogenic Mechanisms for Co-Opting Healthy Tissue Metabolism to Drive Tumor Growth”

Susan M. Rosenberg, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine
“Looking upstream of evolution at the DNA Damageome and Cancer, and Stess-induced Mutations”


October Cancer Evolution Seminar

October 7, 2021
11:00 am – 12:30 pm EDT

Moderator:
Jeff Townsend, PhD, Yale School of Public Health

Speakers:
Vincent Cannataro, PhD, Emmanuel College
“Attribution of Cancer Origins to Endogenous, Exogenous, and Preventable Mutational Processes”

David McCandlish, PhD, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
“Modeling High-Dimensional Cancer Fitness Landscapes”


September Cancer Evolution Seminar

September 2, 2021
11:00 am – 12:30 pm EDT

Moderator:
Jason Somarelli, PhD, Duke Cancer Institute

Speakers:
Gábor Balázsi, PhD, Stony Brook University
“Mapping the Landscapes of Chemoresistance and Metastasis”

James DeGregori, PhD, University of Colorado Anschutz School of Medicine
“Aging, Somatic Evolution, and Cancer – the Inexorable Link”

To join the Cancer Evolution Seminar Series, email AACR staff.