Events

October 2014

Wednesday, October 1

A Practical Guide to Biobanking for Biomarker and Personalized Medicine Research

A Practical Guide to Biobanking for Biomarker... 1:00pm

The wide array of bio-specimens (including serum, plasma, and DNA) maintained in biobanks have become an important resource in genomic research, clinical...

 
Wednesday Immunology Seminar: Molecular control of T cell differentiation

Wednesday Immunology Seminar: Molecular control... 5:00pm

Speaker: Chen Dong, University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center

 

Thursday, October 2

Effectively Communicating Research

Effectively Communicating Research 7:30am

Effectively Communicating Research is a two-day intensive course offered by Harvard Catalyst in collaboration with the New England Journal of Medicine and...

 
Symposium on the Future of Research

Symposium on the Future of Research 12:15pm

Program: The landscape of scientific research and funding is in flux, affected by tight budgets, evolving models of both publishing and evaluation, and...

 
Pursuing Placebo Effects

Pursuing Placebo Effects 4:00pm

Ted Kaptchuk is a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and the director the Program in Placebo Studies and Therapeutic Encounter hosted at the...

 

Friday, October 3

Responsible Conduct of Research

Responsible Conduct of Research 8:00am

This 8 week course fulfills NSF and NIH requirements for formal Responsible Conduct of Research instruction. Registration opens August 1, 2014 and closes...

Harvard School of Public Health, Kresge G-1  

Monday, October 6

HSPH Biostatistics: Big Data Seminar

HSPH Biostatistics: Big Data Seminar 12:30pm

John Quackenbush, Ph.D. Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Harvard School of Public Health / Dana-Farber Cancer Institute "Taming...

 

Tuesday, October 7

DF/HCC Outcomes Research Seminar

DF/HCC Outcomes Research Seminar 9:00am

Optimizing Communication, Engagement and Dissemination of Young and Strong: an Intervention to Improve Care and Outcomes for Young Women with Breast...

 
Melanoma Lecture Series

Melanoma Lecture Series 9:00am

Melanoma Lecture Series: “ Translational approaches to melanoma: a surgeon’s perspective” Presented by: Genevieve Boland, MD Assistant in Surgery Surgical...

Massachusetts General Hospital Simches Conference Center 185 Cambridge Street, Room 3110  
Seminars in Oncology: "Reprogramming of Metabolic Myc-Dependencies via a Histone Demethylase Inhibitor"

Seminars in Oncology: "Reprogramming of... 4:00pm

Guest Speaker: Udo Oppermann, MD Univesity of Oxford - Oxford, England

 

Wednesday, October 8

Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Seminar Series: Survival Analysis with Uncertain Endpoints Using an Internal Validation Subsample

Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Seminar Series:... 12:30pm

Opportunity for continuing education on recent advances in biostatistics Eligibility: All members of the Harvard Catalyst community, but primarily geared...

 

Thursday, October 9

Translational Imaging Symposium 2014

Translational Imaging Symposium 2014 7:30am

Program: Register by clicking here. For more information, please visit the event webpage at: http://www.imagingsymposium.com/ Session Chair: Jack...

 
Cell Biology Seminar Series: James Bardwell, Ph.D., HHMI/University of Michigan Medical School, "New Chaperone Discovery"

Cell Biology Seminar Series: James Bardwell,... 12:30pm

Speaker: James Bardwell, Ph.D. Host: Tom Rapoport

 
Quantitative Issues in Cancer Research Working Seminar

Quantitative Issues in Cancer Research Working... 12:30pm

Biostatistics Department Seminar Contact for more information: Jelena Follweiler jtillots@hsph.harvard.edu 617-432-1087

 

Friday, October 10

Responsible Conduct of Research

Responsible Conduct of Research 8:00am

This 8 week course fulfills NSF and NIH requirements for formal Responsible Conduct of Research instruction. Registration opens August 1, 2014 and closes...

Harvard School of Public Health, Kresge G-1  

Thursday, October 16

"Cancer Immunotherapy: The End of the Beginning," Jedd Wolchok, MD

"Cancer Immunotherapy: The End of the... 8:00am

Speakers: Dr. Jedd Wolchok, Mario Baldini, MD Memorial Lecture Topic: Cancer Immunotherapy: The End of the Beginning Medical Grand Rounds lectures cover a...

BIDMC, Sherman Auditorium, 330 Brookline Ave Boston, MA 02215  
HSPH Cancer Epi Journal Club

HSPH Cancer Epi Journal Club 5:30pm

Cancer Epidemiology Program Audience: HSPH / LMA Only

HSPH, KRSG 907 (Kresge)  

Friday, October 17

ASCO Quality Care Symposium -- Boston, MA

ASCO Quality Care Symposium -- Boston, MA

Join your colleagues at ASCO Quality Care Symposium. Registration and Hotel will open in late April 2014. Registration:...

 
Responsible Conduct of Research

Responsible Conduct of Research 8:00am

This 8 week course fulfills NSF and NIH requirements for formal Responsible Conduct of Research instruction. Registration opens August 1, 2014 and closes...

Harvard School of Public Health, Kresge G-1  

Saturday, October 18

 Current and New Concepts in the Biology and Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer

Current and New Concepts in the Biology and...

Continuing Medical Education activity Course Overview This full-day course will focus on recent advances and therapeutic management of head and neck...

 
ASCO Quality Care Symposium -- Boston, MA

ASCO Quality Care Symposium -- Boston, MA

Join your colleagues at ASCO Quality Care Symposium. Registration and Hotel will open in late April 2014. Registration:...

 

Monday, October 20

Emerging Issues and New Frontiers for FDA Regulation

Emerging Issues and New Frontiers for FDA... 8:00am

Registration required Registration for this event is now open online. A limited number of free seats are available to Harvard affiliates. For more...

Washington, DC  

Tuesday, October 21

DF/HCC Outcomes Research Seminar

DF/HCC Outcomes Research Seminar 9:00am

Please join us for the next DF/HCC Outcomes Research Seminar on Tuesday, October 21st. Potential Bias of Instrumental...

Dana Building, Conference Room 1130  
Research to Reality Cyber-Seminar Series: Engaging Underserved Communities in Clinical Trial Recruitment

Research to Reality Cyber-Seminar Series:... 2:00pm

Clinical trials are a critical resource for the discovery and development of better prevention, diagnostic and treatment methods for cancer. Many of today’s...

 
Seminars in Oncology: "Nanoparticles, Targeted Therapy, and Immunotherapy: Tools to Address Ovarian Cancer"

Seminars in Oncology: "Nanoparticles,... 4:00pm

Speaker: Michael Goldberg, PhD Assistant Professor, DFCI

Jimmy Fund Auditorium, Main Auditorium  

Thursday, October 23

Symposium on Ocular Regeneration:  Cell Therapy and Regeneration in the Retina

Symposium on Ocular Regeneration: Cell Therapy... 8:00am

Program of the Ocular Regenerative Medicine Institute and Harvard Medical School Presented in partnership with the Third International Biennial...

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, The Starr Center, 185 Cambridge Street, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA  

Friday, October 24

17th Annual John B. Little Symposium

17th Annual John B. Little Symposium

Seventeenth Annual John B. Little Symposium “Homeostatic Regulation in Health and Disease” Program To Come Friday, October 24th –...

Harvard Medical School, Building C, Cannon Room 240 Longwood Avenue Boston, MA 02115  
ASCO Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium -- Boston, MA

ASCO Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium --...

Join your colleagues at the inaugural Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium. Registration and Hotel will open in early May 2014. Optimal oncology...

 
Responsible Conduct of Research

Responsible Conduct of Research 8:00am

This 8 week course fulfills NSF and NIH requirements for formal Responsible Conduct of Research instruction. Registration opens August 1, 2014 and closes...

Harvard School of Public Health, Kresge G-1  
The Hallmarks of Cancer Symposium

The Hallmarks of Cancer Symposium 8:00am

Presented by the Whitehead Institute and the MD Anderson Cancer Center. Speakers Oncogenes Robert Eisenman Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Tumor...

Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, 9 Cambridge Center, McGovern Auditorium, Cambridge, MA 02142  
DF/HCC Clinical Investigator Education Series 2014-2015

DF/HCC Clinical Investigator Education Series... 1:30pm

“Embracing Diversity Within Multicultural Care” Speaker: Kaarkuzhali Babu Krishnamurthy, M.D. Assistant Professor of Neurology, HMS Director of Women’s...

DFCI Dana Building Room 1620  

Saturday, October 25

ASCO Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium -- Boston, MA

ASCO Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium --...

Join your colleagues at the inaugural Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium. Registration and Hotel will open in early May 2014. Optimal oncology...

 

Monday, October 27

The Role of Statistics in Regulatory Decision Making

The Role of Statistics in Regulatory Decision... 2:00pm

Lisa M LaVange Director of the Office of Biostatistics Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) US Food and Drug Administration Abstract: The number...

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Dana 1620  

Wednesday, October 29

Thursday, October 30

The 39th Annual Joseph Garland Lecture

The 39th Annual Joseph Garland Lecture 5:30pm

The Boston Medical Library Presents: “21st Century War: the Continuum of Pain and Other Sequelae” Speakers: Chester ‘Trip’ Buckenmaier III, M.D.: Program...

TMEC, Harvard Medical School, Carl Walter Amphitheater  
Good Shepherd Institute Dinner

Good Shepherd Institute Dinner 6:00pm

RSVP Required Lecture Topics: Cardiology, Community, Education, Ethics, Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Pediatrics, Public Health, Radiation Oncology,...

Westin Hotel, Waltham MA  

October 2014


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