Past Seminar Series Recordings

Cancer Center Seminars are on Tuesdays from 9-10 a.m., 1-125 Cancer and Cardiovascular Research Building.

The following speakers have granted the Masonic Cancer Center permission in advance to record and publish their seminars. For more information, contact

Studying healthy and diseased biology with synthetic cells

January 29, 2019

Kate Adamala, PhD, Assistant Professor Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, University of Minnesota

Development of engineered T cell therapies for therapeutically targeting pancreatic cancer

January 22, 2019

Ingunn Stromnes, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Minnesota

Agent Development in Cancer Prevention: Local Trials and Larger Issue

January 15, 2019

Howard H. Bailey, MD, Professor of Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology Director, University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center

Host: Frank Ondrey, MD, PhD, FACS

The Molecular Evolution of Prostate Cancer: Trying to Hit a Moving Target

January 8, 2019

Charles Ryan, MD Professor of Medicine, and Director of Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation


January 1, 2019


December 25, 2018

Pharmacogenomics of Germline Mutations for Predicting Cancer Drug Response and Toxicity

December 18, 2018

Pamala Jacobson PharmD Professor, Experimental & Clinical Pharmacology, University of Minnesota

Geospatial Approaches to Cancer Control and Population Sciences

December 11, 2018

Kevin Henry, PhD Assistant Professor and Graduate Program Chair Geography and Urban Studies Temple University

Host: Shashi Shekhar, PhD

Visualizing newborn human cancer viruses and their birthing center

December 4, 2018

Louis Mansky, PhD Director, Institute for Molecular Virology Professor, Dept of Diagnostic & Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota

Interactions between tobacco smoke chemicals

November 27, 2018

Lisa Peterson, PhD Professor, Division of Environmental Health Sciences Program Co-Leader, Carcinogenesis and Chemoprevention, University of Minnesota