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Hiroki Nagase, MD, PhD
Director, Chiba Cancer Center Research Institute
Division Leader, Cancer Genetics, Japan
Adjunctive Professor, Nihon University, School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
Adjunctive Professor, Chiba University, School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
Date/Time: February 8, 2019 / 12:00 PM
Title: Sequence-specific minor groove binders for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer: application in mutant DNA enrichment for liquid biopsy, fluorescent probes and genome DNA targeted therapy
Venue: Sullivan Conference Center, University of Hawaii Cancer Center

 
Shoichiro Tsugane, MD
Director, Center for Public Health Services
National Cancer Center
Tokyo, Japan
Date/Time: February 8, 2019 / 11:00 AM
Title: Absolute risk prediction of gastrointestinal cancer (stomach, liver and colorectal cancers) in the Japanese Population:  the JPHC Study
Venue: Sullivan Conference Center, University of Hawaii Cancer Center

 
Alexandra Binder, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA
Date/Time: January 24, 2019 / 12:00 PM
Title: Epigenetic predictors of breast cancer risk:  a life course perspective
Venue: Sullivan Conference Center, University of Hawaii Cancer Center

 
Ana Ines Pereira Scalabrino, PhD
Associate Professor, Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology
University of Chile
Date/Time: January 10, 2019 / 12:00 PM
Title: Early determinants of higher breast density at the end of puberty onset
Venue: Sullivan Conference Center, University of Hawaii Cancer Center

 
Chad D. Huff, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Date/Time: January 9, 2019 / 12:00 PM
Title: Utilizing high-throughput sequencing to characterize risks conferred by genetic variation in cancer predisposition genes
Venue: Sullivan Conference Center, University of Hawaii Cancer Center

 
Haojie Huang, PhD
Professor and Consultant
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Department of Urology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Date/Time: January 4, 2019 / 12:00 PM
Title: Gene mutation, transcriptional wiring and therapy resistance:  Insights from prostate cancer
Venue: Sullivan Conference Center, University of Hawaii Cancer Center

 
Jann Sarkaria, MD
Radiation Oncologist
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota
Date/Time: January 3, 2019, 2018 / 12:00 PM
Title: Leveraging GBM PDX models for effective translation into the clinic
Venue: Sullivan Conference Center, University of Hawaii Cancer Center