9/9/2016            

X. Long Zheng, MD, PhD
Robert B. Adams Endowed Professor and Director,  
Laboratory Medicine
Interim Director, Informatics, Department of Pathology, UAB
"Diagnosis and Novel Therapeutics for Acquired TTP"    

       9/16/2016          
Rehan Sarmad, MD & Garrett Sherwood, MD
First-Year Fellows
Hematology/Oncology, UAB
“M&M”

        9/23/2016          
Douglas Johnson, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Vanderbilt University      
"Optimizing Immune Checkpoint Blockade in Melanoma & Beyond"            

        9/30/2016          
Lisa Willett, MD
Professor of Medicine and Program Director,
Tinsley Harrison Internal Medicine Residency
University of Alabama at Birmingham      
“Faculty Development: Expectations and Feedback”          

        10/7/2016          
Andres Forero, MD
Professor of Medicine and Director, UAB Breast Cancer Program
The University of Alabama at Birmingham             
“Triple Negative Breast Cancer” 

        10/14/2016        
Omer Jamy, MD & Glenn Zhao, MD
First-Year Fellows
Hematology/Oncology, UAB       
“M&M”

        10/21/2016        
Bernard Camins, MD, MSc
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
The University of Alabama at Birmingham             
"Reducing Healthcare-Associated Infections in the Hospital"
            
        10/28/2016        
Garima Arora, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Disease
The University of Alabama at Birmingham             
“Effects of Cancer and Chemotherapy on the Heart: UAB's Cardio-Oncology Program, a Multi-Disciplinary Initiative”          

        11/4/2016          
Trygve Tollefsbol, PhD
Professor, Department of Biology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
“Aging, Epigenetics, and Oncogenesis”   
           
        11/11/2016        
Grant Williams, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
The Institute for Cancer Outcomes and Survivorship
University of Alabama at Birmingham
“Novel Markers of Functional Aging in Oncology”
                            
        11/18/2016        
Amanda Hathaway, MD
Senior Fellow, Hematology/Oncology
University of Alabama at Birmingham     
"Sexual Health in Hem/Onc: A Hard Topic to Discuss" 

              
        11/25/2016        
Thanksgiving – No Conference
            
        12/2/2016          
ASH Annual Meeting – No Conference   
           
        12/9/2016          
Ankit Madan, MD
Senior Fellow, Hematology/Oncology
University of Alabama at Birmingham      
"Prognostic and Therapeutic Implications of Double Hit Biology"

             
        12/16/2016        
Hematology/Oncology Fellows Research Presentations  
             
        12/23/2016        
Christmas holiday -- No Conference       

        12/30/2016        
New Year’s holiday – No Conference    

        1/6/17 - Canceled due to bad weather
Erin Kent, PhD, MS
Program Director
Outcomes Research Branch
Healthcare Delivery Research Program
National Cancer Institute

        1/13/17
Catherine Alfano, PhD, MS
Vice President, Cancer Survivorship
American Cancer Society
"Translating Science into Better Outcomes for Cancer Survivors"

        1/20/17
Rehan Sarmad, MD & Garrett Sherwood, MD
First-Year Fellows
Hematology/Oncology, UAB
“M&M”

        1/27/17
Erica Stringer-Reasor, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
"HER2 Positive Breast Cancer"

        2/3/17
Nikolaos Papadantonakis, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
"ALL: Contemporary Treatments"

        2/10/17
Carolina Salvador, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
"Interdisciplinary Integrative Oncology: What it Means for You and Your Patients"

          2/17/17
Ravikumar Paluri, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
"Metastatic Colorectal Cancer"

        2/24/17
Mini Research Retreat

        3/3/17
Wendy Demark-Wahnefried, PhD, RD
Professor and Webb Endowed Chair of Nutrition Sciences
Associate Director for Cancer Prevention and Control at the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center


        3/10/17
Chris Klug, PhD
Professor, Departments of Microbiology, Beiochemistry, Genetics, and Pathology
University of Alabama at Birmigham

        3/17/17
J.R. Nicholson, MD
Senior Fellow
Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Alabama at Birmingham


       3/24/17
No conference - NCCN

        3/31/17
No conference - Spring Break

        4/7/17
"M&M"

       4/14/17
Luciano Costa, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
"Multiple Myeloma. The Next Ten Years: Are We Ready for a Cure?"

        4/21/17
Vipin Lohiya, MD
Senior Fellow
Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Alabama at Birmingham

"Emerging Trends in Pancreatic Cancer: Anything New?"


        4/28/17
Sherif Shafik Farag, MB BS, PhD, FRACP, FRCPA
Director, Hematologic Malignancies
Director, Bone Marrow and Blood Stem Cell Transplantation
Lawrence H. Einhorn Chair
Division of Hematology and Oncology
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana
"Targeting DPP-4 to Enhance Outcomes in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation"

        5/5/17
Laura Q. Rogers, MD, MPH, FACP, FACSM
Professor, Department of Nutrition Sciences
University of Alabama at Birmingham
"Using Physical Activity to Improve Outcomes in Cancer Survivors"


        5/12/17
Lisle Nabell, MD
Professor and Director, Hem/Onc Fellowship Program
University of Alabama at Birmingham
"State of the Fellowship 2017"

        5/19/17
Fellows Research Presentations

        5/26/17
Rhodemarie Maron, DO
Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology
UAB Highlands Department of Neurology
"Neurology for Cancer Patients"

        6/2/17
No conference - ASCO

        6/9/17
Julie Wolfson, MD, MSHS
Assistant Professor, Divison of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Member, Institute for Cancer Outcomes and Survivorship
Associate Member, UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program
St. Baldrick’s Scholar
University of Alabama at Birmingham

        6/16/17
Joseph Mikhael, MD
Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic Cancer Center

        6/23/16
TBA