Education & Training
Research in Progress Meetings are held every Friday from 12PM-1PM in WWW 208. Hosted by Drs. Roy Herbst and Madhav Dhodapkar all faculty and fellows in Medical Oncology and Hematology are invited to attend.
- Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program
- Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
- Therapeutic Radiology Residency Training Program
- Yale Medical Oncology-Hematology Program
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James Watson Lecture
On March 20th, James Watson, PhD, presented his talk "Curing 'Incurable' Cancer" hosted by Yale Cancer Center and the Molecular Virology Program. James Watson is best known as a co-discoverer of the structure of DNA in 1953 with Francis Crick, for which they received the 1962 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. He discussed more effective approaches to anticancer agents and his work in cancer research throughout the years.
AIM at Melanoma Symposium- April 28, 2012
Introduction to Melanoma- Mario Sznol, MD, Professor of Medicine, Medical Oncology
Session One: Moderator: Deepak Narayan, MD, Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery
Melanoma: Risk Factors, Screening, and Preventative Measures- Jennifer Choi, MD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Session Two: Moderator: Mario Sznol, MD Professor of Medicine, Medical Oncology
Surgery for Metastatic Disease- Stephan Ariyan, MD, Director, Smilow Cancer Hospital Melanoma Program
Role of Basic And Translational Science in Discovery of New Treatments for Melanoma-Ruth Halaban, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, Dermatology; Director of the Yale SPORE in Skin Cancer
Approach to Treatment in Post-Surgical and Metastatic Melanoma Patients- Harriet Kluger, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Medical Oncology
Towards Healthy Equity Conference
Research: From Cells to Systems, How We’re All Different- Lovell Jones, PhD, Director The Dorothy I. Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research (DH-CHEER)
Education: Educating Clinicians/Researchers About LGBT Issues- Liz Margolies, LCSW, Executive Director, National LGBT Cancer Network
Outreach: Making a Difference in the Hispanic Community- Elmer Huerta, MD, MPH, Director of the Cancer Preventorium at Washington Cancer Institute