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Louisiana Cancer Research Center Seminar Series

Supported by the Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium

2022-2023 Tulane Cancer Center Seminar Series Schedule

TIME: Noon
LOCATION: Louisiana Cancer Research Center, First-Floor Conference Room, 1700 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA


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SEP 8, 2022

Steven A. Soper, PhD

Foundation Distinguished Professor

Department of Chemistry

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Director, Center of BioModular Multi-scale System for Precision Medicine

The University of Kansas

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SEP 22, 2022

Aiming Yu, PhD


Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine

UC Davis Health School of Medicine

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OCT 13, 2022

Hong Liu, PhD
Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Tulane University School of Medicine

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OCT 27, 2022

Michelle Matter, PhD

Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Tulane University School of Medicine

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NOV 10, 2022

Haoqiang Ying, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Molecular and Cellular Oncology

Division of Basic Science Research

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

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DEC 8, 2022

Xiling Shen, PhD

Professor and Chief Scientific Officer, Terasaki Institute for Biomedical Innovation

Founder and CEO, Xilis Inc

Formerly Director of Woo Center for Big Data and Precision Health, Duke University

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JAN 26, 2023

Erik Flemington, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Zimmerman Endowed Professor of Cancer Research
Program Director, Cancer Genetics
Director, Cancer Crusaders Bioinformatics Core
Tulane Cancer Center Program Member
Tulane University School of Medicine

Mechanisms and functions of cell chromatin remodeling and transcriptional chaos induced by Epstein Barr virus replication

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FEB 9, 2023

Donald P. McDonnell, PhD

Glaxo-Wellcome Professor of MCB

Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology

Duke University School of Medicine

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FEB 23, 2023

Joe Ramos, PhD

Director and Chief Executive Officer

Louisiana Cancer Research Center 

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MAR 9, 2023

Anders Näär, PhD

Professor of Metabolic Biology

Vice Chair, Dept. of Nutritional Sciences & Toxicology

University of California, Berkeley

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MAR 23, 2023

Cun-Yu Wang, DDS, PhD

No-Hee Park-endowed Professor and Chair

Division of Oral and Systemic Health Sciences, School of Dentistry

Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

Samueli School of Engineering


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 APR 13, 2023

Denise Montell, PhD

Duggan Professor and Distinguished Professor

Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

UC Santa Barbara

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APR 27, 2023

Chen Liu, MD, PhD

Chair, Department of Pathology

Anthony N. Brady Professor of Pathology

Yale School of Medicine

Chief of Pathology

Yale New Haven Hospital

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