Masonic Cancer Center

A comprehensive cancer center designated by the National Cancer Institute

Education and Training Opportunities

Masonic Cancer Center Seminars and Program Meetings
Upcoming Conferences and Special Lectures

September 3, 2015: Special Tobacco Studies Seminar
1-2 p.m., 450 MCRB
Social networks of smoking behaviors, impact of cigarette plain packaging and larger pictorial health warnings and the aboriginal and Torres Strait islander
Raglan Maddox, Ph.D., M.P.H., B.Sc, Centre for Research & Action in Public Health, Faculty of Health, University of Canberra, Bruce, Australian Capital Territory

September 8, 2015: Tobacco Research Studies Seminar
2-3 p.m., room 105, 717 Delaware St. SE
An evaluation of the Statewide Health Improvement Program's (SHIP) smoke-free
housing initiative: Policy implementation effects for affordable housing residents
John Kingsbury, Ph.D., Tobacco Policy Evaluator, Evaluation and Surveillance Unit, Minnesota Department of Health

September 10, 2015: Comparative Oncology Seminar
12 p.m., Room 280 VDL (St. Paul campus)
2015 Summer Scholar Projects
Camille McAloney (Walcheck lab), Amelia Campbell (Dickerson lab) and Anne Mereley (Schwertfeger lab)

September 21, 2015: 24th Annual Developmental Biology Symposium: It Takes a Village: Symbiosis and Development
Coffman Memorial Union
Registration is now open

October 22-25, 2015: Society for Translational Oncology Fellows Workshop
Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham Research Triangle, Cary, North Carolina
The Society for Translational Oncology Fellows' Forum (STOFF) (formerly conducted by the Cancer Education Consortium) is a 3-day intensive forum that brings together 20-25 fellows and junior faculty (within 5 years of training completion) from the leading medical oncology, surgical oncology, radiation oncology, and surgical subspecialty fellowships in the United States to educate rising stars in translational cancer research. Visit the website for more information.

October 29-November 1, 2015: 17th Annual Lynn Sage Breast  Cancer Symposium
Fairmont Chicago, Millenium Park
Registration is now open.  Visit the website for more information.

Visit the Education and Training Opportunities web page for more conference and special lecture listings.

Interdisciplinary Team Conferences
  • Brain Tumor Conference: Monday, 1-2 p.m., C456 Mayo
  • Breast Cancer Interdisciplinary Conference: Friday, 7 a.m., C456 Mayo
  • Head & Neck Cancer Conference: Monday, 12:30-1 p.m., Large conference room, ENT department, 8th floor PWB
  • Hematologic Malignancy Conference: 2nd and 4th Mondays, 4:15 p.m., Bell Institute of Pathology, D175 Mayo
  • Melanoma Interdisciplinary Group" 4th Tuesday, 8 a.m., C456 Mayo
  • Musculo-Skeletal Tumor Conference: Thursday, 7 a.m., Surgical-Pathology Conference Room, 4th floor Mayo
  • Surgical Oncology/GI Tumor Teaching Conference: Monday, 5-6 p.m., Rotates each week betweee 11-157 PWB and HCMC Green Building, 5th floor, room 328 (contact Tina Russell for location: 612-625-2991)
  • Thoracic Oncology Conference: Thursday, 11 a.m.-12 Noon, 114 LHI
Continuing Education
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