•9/15/17
Jori May, MD & Sunil Rangarajan, MD
First-Year Fellows
Hematology/Oncology, UAB
“M&M”

• 9/22/17
OncoTalk Program

• 9/29/17
Gabrielle Rocque, MD
Assistant Professor
Hematology/Oncology, UAB
“OCM Review”

• 10/06/17
Abdullah Kutlar, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Sickle Cell Center
Interim Chief, Division Chief of Hematology/Oncology Chief and Stem Cell Transplantation
Department of Medicine
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
“Sickle Cell Disease: Is It Time for Combination Therapy?"

•10/13/17
Lisle Nabell, MD
Professor
Hematology/Oncology, UAB
“Resilience Roundtable”

• 10/20/17
Rudolph Navari, MD, PhD
Professor
Hematology/Oncology, UAB
“Managing Nausea in Cancer Patients”

10/27/17
Eric L. Wallace, MD
Medical Director, Telehealth
Assistant Professor
UAB Division of Nephrology
“Telehealth and the Cancer Community Care Network”

• 11/03/17
Konstantine Halkidis, MD, PhD,
Olivia Hull, MD, and Will Varnado, MD

First-Year Fellows
Hematology/Oncology, UAB
“M&M”

• 11/10/17
Kendra Sweet, MD
Assistant Member
Department of Malignant Hematology
Moffitt Cancer Center
“CML: More Than Just Lifelong Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors”

• 11/24/17
Thanksgiving - No Conference

• 12/01/17
Ryan Nipp, MD, MPH
Instructor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Assistant in Medicine, Medical Oncology,
Massachusetts General Hospital
“Financial Toxicity of Cancer”

• 12/08/17
ASH - No Conference

• 12/15/17
Conference canceled

• 12/22/17
Christmas - No Conference

• 12/29/17
New Year's - No Conference

• 1/05/18
Hem/Onc Fellows Mid-Year Research Presentations1/12/18
Tim Townes, PhD
Professor Emeritus
UAB Division of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
“Modified CRISPR/Cas9 for Safe and Effective Correction of Sickle Cell Disease”

• 1/19/18
No conference

•1/26/18
Stephen W. Stair, MD
Medical Compliance Officer, UAHSF
Clinical Associate Professor,
Internal Medicine
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
“Update on UAB EMR”

• 2/02/18
Radhika Gangaraju, MD
Assistant Professor
UAB Division of Hematology/Oncology
“Another Life-Threatening Cause of Anemia and Thrombocytopenia”

• 2/09/18
Robert M. Conry, MD
Associate Professor
UAB Division of Hematology/Oncology
“Advances in Melanoma Management”

• 2/16/18
Mini Research Retreat (12:00-4:00)

• 2/23/18
Jori May, MD & Sunil Rangarajan, MD
First-Year Fellows
Hematology/Oncology, UAB
“M&M” 

3/02/18
Charles A. Leath, III, MD, MSPH
Professor
UAB Division of Gynecologic Oncology
"HPV Infection: More Than Just Cervical Cancer"

• 3/09/18
Rita Paschal, MD
Assitant Professor of Medicine
UAB Division of Hem/Onc
"The State of Medical Education in the Division of Hem/Onc: Necessary Roughness"

• 3/16/18
Rui Lu, PhD
Research Associate
Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
"Deciphering and Targeting Epigenetic Regulations in Hematological Malignancies"

• 3/23/18
Anthony W. Tolcher, MD, FRCPC, FACP
CEO and Founder
NEXT Oncology™
"Disrupting Early Clinical Trials"

•3/30/18
Olumide Gbolahan, MD
Senior Fellow
Indiana University School of Medicine
"Targeted Therapy in Pancreatic Cancer: The Search for the Golden King"

• 4/06/18
Daniel LaVie, MD
Senior Fellow
UAB Division of Hematology/Oncology
“Attempting to Learn the Field of Hematology/Oncology and Still Having to Teach It: A Perspective on Education in a Constantly Evolving Field”

• 4/13/18
Suzanne E. Lapi, PhD
Director, Cyclotron Facility;
Director, Radiochemistry Laboratory;
Division Director Advanced Medical Imaging Research
Associate Professor, Advanced Imaging Facility, Division of Advanced Medical Imaging Research
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
and
Jonathan E. McConathy, MD, PhD
Director, Advanced Imaging Facility,
Director, Division of Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics
Associate Professor, Division of Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
“Molecular Imaging Agents for Cancer: New Tools From the UAB Cyclotron Facility”

• 4/20/18
Matthew Pierce, MD
Senior Fellow
UAB Division of Hematology/Oncology
“TBD”

• 4/27/18
Carrie Lenneman, MD
Associate Professor, Cardiovascular Disease
University of Alabama at Birmingham
“Updates in Cardio-Oncology”

• 5/04/18
Lakshmin Nandagopal, MD
Senior Fellow
UAB Division of Hematology/Oncology
“TBD”

• 5/11/18
Konstantine Halkidis, MD, PhD,
Olivia Hull, MD, and Will Varnado, MD

First-Year Fellows
Hematology/Oncology, UAB
“M&M”

• 5/18/18
Chao-Hui Sylvia Huang, PhD, MA, MEd
Assistant Professor and Clinical Psychologist
Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics and Palliative Care
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
“Psychological Assessment and Care of Cancer Patients”

• 5/25/18
Hem/Onc Fellows Year-End Research Presentations

• 6/01/18
ASCO - No Conference

• 6/08/18
Ayman Saad, MD
Associate Professor, UAB Hematology/Oncology
IInterim Director, Blood and Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy Program
"Clinical Research: A Tale of Two Cities!"

• 6/15/18
Omer Jamy, MD
Senior Fellow
Division of Hematology/Oncology
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
“TBD”

• 6/22/18
Smita Bhatia, MD, MPH
Professor & Vice Chair of Outcomes for Pediatrics
Director of the School of Medicine Institute for Cancer Outcomes and Survivorship
Associate Director for Outcomes Research of the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center
Associate Director of the Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research and Education
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
“TBD”

• 6/09/18
Lisle Nabell, MD
Professor, UAB Hematology/Oncology
Director, Hem/Onc Fellowship Program
"State of the Fellowship 2018"