Events

November 2014

Saturday, November 1

CME: Topics in Breast and Gynecologic Cancers

CME: Topics in Breast and Gynecologic Cancers 7:30am

Course Overview This twice yearly educational symposium discusses timely topics relating to women’s cancers. The focus of the upcoming fall program will be...

 

Monday, November 3

Chromatin Snapshot Highlights: Methylation, Enhancers and Cancer

Chromatin Snapshot Highlights: Methylation,... 9:00am

Meeting Summary: Epigenetics and Chromatin are playing fundamental roles in the development of organisms as well as the development of pathologies such as...

Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, Third Floor  
Integrative Medicine Research Forum

Integrative Medicine Research Forum 12:00pm

The IM Research Forum will be the first-of-its kind in-person gathering, bringing together the rich and diverse Boston-wide network of experts and...

 

Tuesday, November 4

Seminars in Oncology: "Exploring the Contribution of Cyclin D1 to Neoplastic Development”

Seminars in Oncology: "Exploring the... 4:00pm

Guest Speaker: J. Alan Diehl, PhD Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, SC

Jimmy Fund Auditorium, Main Auditorium  

Wednesday, November 5

U54 Population Research Seminar Series

U54 Population Research Seminar Series 12:00pm

Join us for November's U54 Seminar Series: An Overview of Program Evaluation Speaker: Yolanda Martins, PhD

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Yawkey 307  
CellPress free Webinar: Diverse Applications of CRISPR

CellPress free Webinar: Diverse Applications of... 12:30pm

Click here to register online. Guest speakers: Feng Zhang Assistant Professor Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences McGovern Institute for Brain...

 

Thursday, November 6

BIDMC Cancer Center Distinguished Lecture Series

BIDMC Cancer Center Distinguished Lecture Series 4:00pm

Norman E. Sharpless, MD, will speak on "Cyclin Dependent Kinases and Their Inhibitors in Cancer and Aging." Dr. Sharpless is Director of the Lineberger...

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center East Campus, Leventhal Conference Center, Shapiro 2, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston  

Tuesday, November 11

Seminars in Oncology: "Chromatin Regulators As Cancer Dependencies"

Seminars in Oncology: "Chromatin... 4:00pm

Guest Speaker: Christopher Vakoc, MD, PhD Assistant Professor, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Cold Spring Harbor, New York

Jimmy Fund Auditorium, Main Auditorium  

Thursday, November 13

Cancer Survivorship: Optimizing Care and Outcomes

Cancer Survivorship: Optimizing Care and Outcomes 7:00am

Through lectures with pre- and post-survey testing, and interactive panel discussions, the Cancer Survivorship: Optimizing Care and Outcomes CME conference...

DFCI Jimmy Fund Auditorium  
How It's Done Seminar Series: Modeling Cancer Resistance

How It's Done Seminar Series: Modeling Cancer... 2:00pm

Harvard School of Public Health How It's Done Seminar Series Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Franziska...

Harvard School of Public Health, CLSB Building, 11th floor, Room 11081  
The Vallee Foundation/Cell Biology Seminar: Kai Simons, M.D., "Lipid rafts and cellular phase separations"

The Vallee Foundation/Cell Biology Seminar: Kai... 4:00pm

The seminar will be held at the Armenise Amphitheater at 4pm, followed by a reception at the Modell Atrium at 5pm. For further information, contact Tom...

Harvard Medical School, Armenise Amphitheater  

Friday, November 14

Cancer Survivorship: Optimizing Care and Outcomes

Cancer Survivorship: Optimizing Care and Outcomes 7:00am

Through lectures with pre- and post-survey testing, and interactive panel discussions, the Cancer Survivorship: Optimizing Care and Outcomes CME conference...

DFCI Jimmy Fund Auditorium  
Physician-Scientist Symposium

Physician-Scientist Symposium 3:00pm

3:00 - 4:30 pm: Physician-Scientist Training: Past, Present and Future SPEAKERS: Nancy Andrews, MD, PhD; Linda Burnley, BS; Bert Shapiro, PhD; Stephen...

Joseph B. Martin Conference Center Amphitheater 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston  

Saturday, November 15

CME: Update on the Management of Lymphomas and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

CME: Update on the Management of Lymphomas and... 7:30am

Specialists from Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center will present updates on advances in the management and treatment of lymphoma and CLL.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Yawkey Center for Cancer Care, 3rd floor  

Tuesday, November 18

7th Annual BIDMC Cancer Symposium

7th Annual BIDMC Cancer Symposium 8:00am

The Cancer Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center presents its seventh annual symposium, "A Synergistic Tale: Targeting the Cancer Cell and its...

Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston , Amphitheater  
Seminars in Oncology: "Biological Insights into EGFR Mutant Lung Cancer"

Seminars in Oncology: "Biological Insights... 4:00pm

Guest Speaker: Katerina Politi, PhD Assistant Professor, Yale University School of Medicine - New Haven, CT

Jimmy Fund Auditorium, Main Auditorium  

Wednesday, November 19

Combined Cancer Genetics & Melanoma Programs Symposium Retreat

Combined Cancer Genetics & Melanoma... 8:00am

This Symposium Retreat will feature the latest advances at the interface of targeted therapy and immunotherapy

Inn at Longwood Medical, Longwood Hall  

Thursday, November 20

3rd Annual BWH Research Day: Call For Abstracts

3rd Annual BWH Research Day: Call For Abstracts 8:00am

Eligibility: Academic rank of instructor or below (see other requirements below) and must have a BWH affiliation. Submission Dates: June 23, 2014 to...

 
PQG Conference - Integrative Approaches to Understand Allelic Function

PQG Conference - Integrative Approaches to... 8:30am

The Program in Quantitative Genomics at the Harvard School of Public Health, jointly with the HSPH Department of Biostatistics and the Department of...

Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, HMS, Rotunda  
Cell Bio Seminar: Frederic de Sauvage, Ph.D., "Targeting the Hedgehog Pathway in Cancer: From Bench to Clinic"

Cell Bio Seminar: Frederic de Sauvage, Ph.D.,... 12:30pm

Cell Biology Department Seminar Topics: Administrative, Alumni Association, Anesthesia, Biochemistry, Biomedical Science, Biostatistics, Cardiology,...

Harvard Medical School , C Building - Cannon Room  

Saturday, November 22

CME: Practical Advances in the Care of Localized and Metastatic Esophagogastric Cancer

CME: Practical Advances in the Care of... 7:30am

Specialists from Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center will share advances in staging, targeted therapy, surgery and radiation therapy that have...

 

Tuesday, November 25

CRISPR Workshop

CRISPR Workshop 9:00am

CRISPR Workshop Sponsored by the DF/HCC Cancer Genetics Program Tuesday, November 25, 2014 9:00am - noon Jimmy Fund Auditorium Dana-Farber Cancer...

Jimmy Fund Auditorium, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215  

November 2014


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