University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)

Head and Neck Cancer SPORE

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2011 Head and Neck SPORE Meetings Archive

11.14.2011 Jill M. Siegfried, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
“Dual Blockade of EGFR and c-Met in Head and Neck Cancer”
10.05.2011 Wendell G. Yarbrough, MD, FACS, MMHC
Vanderbilt University
Ingram Professor of Cancer Research
Co-Leader, Thoracic and Head & Neck Program,
VICC Associate Professor Otolaryngology and Cancer Biology
Director, Barry Baker Laboratory for Head and Neck Oncology
“LZAP: Identifying a novel tumor suppression gene”
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09.19.2011 Daniel E. Johnson, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
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08.16.2011 Andrew Sikora, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor and Director of Head and Neck Translational Research
Departments of Otolaryngology, Immunology, Oncological Science, and Dermatology
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
“iNOS-directed targeted therapy: saying NO to tumor-mediated immunosuppression”
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06.20.2011 Robert L Ferris, MD, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
“The Immune System and Head and Neck Cancer”
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05.09.2011 William Saunders, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
“Mechanisms of Genomic Instability and Tetraploidy in Malignant Cells”
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04.18.2011 Vivian Lui, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
“Individualized Therapy for Nasopharyngeal Cancer – How far are we?”
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03.14.2011 James M. Mountz MD, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
“Early Cancer Therapy Response Assessment Using Quantitative Imaging Biomarkers (U01CA140230)”
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Steve H. Thorne, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
“Small Animal Optical and Ultrasound Imaging”
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Erik Wiener, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
“New Capabilities for Small Animal MRI: More than Just Anatomy”
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02.21.2011 Susanne M. Gollin, PhD, FFACMG
University of Pittsburgh
Presentation: “A DNA Damage Response Defect that is a Biomarker of Poor Prognosis, Radioresistance, and a Companion Diagnostic for Targeted Therapeutic Intervention in Carcinomas”
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01.24.2011 Dr. Simion Chiosea
University of Pittsburgh
Presentation: “Incidence of Human Papilloma Virus in Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinomas: Now and 50 Years Ago.”
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