University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)

Education and Training

Grand Rounds

The Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology / Oncology weekly Grand Rounds is held every Wednesday from 8 to 9 a.m. at the Herberman Conference Center at UPMC Cancer Pavilion, UPMC Shadyside. Reminders are posted on the Calendar of Events. Meetings are open to physicians, physician’s assistants, and nurses who are interested in cancer research. Different types of cancers are discussed each week. Occasionally, special seminars, held in the same location as Grand Rounds, are hosted by the Hematology / Oncology Division.

Clinical Oncology and Hematology Grand Rounds

Topic: “Whole Exome Sequencing in Breast Cancer Brain Metastasis AND Generating Leukemia-Specific Cytotoxic T-Lymphocytes”
When: 5/28/14
Speaker: Jose Pablo Leone, MD and Rohtesh Mehta, MD
Location: UPMC Cancer Pavilion 2nd Floor, Auditorium


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Topic: “Advances in Transfusion Therapy for Patients With Sickle Cell Disease”
When: 4/30/14
Speaker: Sally A. Campbell-Lee, MD
Location: Hillman Cancer Center Ground Floor
Cooper Conference B & C
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When: 4/23/14
Speaker: Ernesto Santos, MD
Location: UPMC Cancer Pavilion 2nd Floor, Auditorium
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Topic: “Appendiceal Mucinous Neoplasms: Towards a Unified Pathologic Classification”
When: 4/16/14
Speaker: Reetesh K. Pai, MD
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UPMC Cancer Pavilion 2nd Floor, Auditorium


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When: 4/9/14
Speaker: CANCELLED
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Topic: “Novel Applications of Microbubble Ultrasound Delivery of Cancer Drugs”
When: 4/2/14
Speaker: Flordeliza Villanueva, MD
Location: UPMC Cancer Pavilion
2nd Floor, Auditorium
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Topic: “Augmenting Cancer Therapy Through Diet”
When: 3/26/14
Speaker: Colin E. Champ, MD
Location: UPMC Cancer Pavilion
2nd Floor, Auditorium
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Topic: “Hereditary Pancreatic Cancer”
When: 2/26/14
Speaker: Randall E. Brand, MD
Location: Herberman Conference Center Auditorium UPMC Cancer Pavilion, 2nd floor


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When: 2/19/14
Speaker: CANCELLED
Location: