Department of Radiation Oncology

Invited Speaker Seminar Series


Seminar Schedule for Fall 2020 (updated 9/2/20)

Date and Location   Speaker

Thursday, 9/17/2020

Virtual Lecture


Erinn Rankin, PhD
Assistant Professor 
Departments of Radiation Oncology and 
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Stanford Cancer Institute
Title: “The Metastatic Microenvironment and Treatment Response in Ovarian Cancer”

Wednesday, 10/21/2020

Virtual Lecture


Billy W. Loo, Jr., MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology
Member, Molecular Imaging Program
Leader, Thoracic Radiation Oncology Program
Stanford University Medical Center
Title: FLASH & PHASER: Potential new radiotherapy paradigm and its clinical translation”

Thursday, 10/29/2020

Virtual Lecture


Besim Ogretmen, PhD
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Endowed Chair in Lipidomics & Drug Discovery
SmartState Center of Economic Excellence
Medical University of South Carolina
Title: “Sphingolipid metabolism and signaling in cancer therapeutics: Implications in aging, neurodegeneration, and immunotherapy"

Thursday, 11/19/2020

Virtual Lecture


Steven J. Chmura, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology
The University of Chicago

Thursday 12/3/2020

Virtual Lecture

  Sandra Gollnick, PhD
Director, Photodynamic Therapy Center
Member, Department of Cell Stress Biology
Distinguished Professor, Department of Immunology
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Date TBA
Martin J. Edelman, MD
Chair, Department of Hematology/Oncology
Professor, Department of Hematology/Oncology
Deputy Cancer Center Director for Clinical Research
Fox Chase Caner Center
Temple Health

Schedule from previous years


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