Invited Speaker Seminar Series


Seminar Schedule for 2021-2022

Date and Location Speaker

Thursday, 10/14/2021

SCTR 8-146

Jiangbin Ye, PhD
Assistant Professor 
Department of Radiation Oncology
Stanford University
The Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health Faculty Scholar
"Deciphering the Warburg effect: Metabolic reprogramming and tumor differentiation" 

Thursday, 12/09/2021

SCTR 8-146

Ioanna Papandreou, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center
"Metabolic adaptations in the hypoxic tumor microenvironment"

Thursday, 2/24/2022

SCTR 8-146

A. William Blackstock, Jr., MD
Professor and Chair 
Department of Radiation Oncology
Wake Forest School of Medicine
"Serving for National Organizations/Committees - Time well spent?"

Thursday, 3/24/2022

SCTR 8-146

Huang Chiao (Joe) Huang, PhD
Assistant Professor 
Fischell Department of Bioengineering
University of Maryland
"A multimodal nanomedicine strategy for peritoneal carcinomatosis"

Thursday, 3/31/2022


Ren Xu, PhD
Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences
Principal Investigator, Markey Cancer Center
University of Kentucky
“ECM network in breast cancer progression”

Thursday, 4/28/2022

SCTR 8-146

Phuoc T. Tran, MD, PhD
Professor of Radiation Oncology
Vice Chair for Research
University of Maryland School of Medicine
“Oligometastatic Prostate Cancer – Basic to Clinical Interrogation”

Thursday, 5/12/2022

SCTR 8-146

Xiang Zhang, PhD
The William T. Butler, M.D., Endowed Chair for Distinguished Faculty
Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
McNair Scholar
Baylor College of Medicine
“The Evolving Cancer-niche Crosstalk During Bone Metastasis”

Thursday, 6/16/2022

SCTR 8-146

Natasha Kyprianou, MBBS, PhD
Departments of Urology, Oncological Sciences and Pathology
& Molecular Medicine
Vice Chair of Basic Science Research, Department of Urology
Tisch Cancer Institute
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Thursday, 6/23/2022

SCTR 8-146

Julie Schwarz, MD, PhD
Professor and Vice-Chair for Research
Director, Cancer Biology Division
Department of Radiation Oncology
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Schedule from previous years