Masonic Cancer Center

A comprehensive cancer center designated by the National Cancer Institute

Education and Training Opportunities

Masonic Cancer Center Seminars and Program Meetings
Upcoming Conferences and Special Lectures

August 13, 2015: Comparative Oncology Seminar
12 p.m., Room 280 VDL (St. Paul campus)
Chimeric antigen receptor therapy for B cell malignancies
Christopher Pennell, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology

August 14, 2015: Health Disparities and Cancer Research Summer Undergraduate Intern Poster Session
11:30a.m.-1 p.m. (Oral presentations begin at Noon. Light refreshments will be served.
Atrium of Cancer & Cardiovascular Research Building, 2231 6th St. SE (Conveniently located near the Stadium Village Green Line station; parking vouchers will also be available.)
University and community members are invited attend the sixth annual Health Disparities and Cancer Research Summer Internship Program Poster Session. The program is designed to benefit diverse undergraduate students in Minnesota and is sponsored by the Masonic Cancer Center and the Medical School's Program in Health Disparities Research. The program's undergraduate students are finishing their internship by presenting their research posters.

Why attend?

  • Learn how undergraduate interns are helping address cancer and health disparities.
  • Hear about current community-engaged & laboratory research projects at the University of Minnesota.
  • Network with community members and researchers.

September 15, 2015: Comparative Oncology Seminar
12 p.m., Room 280 VDL (St. Paul campus)
2015 Summer Scholar Projects
Camille McAloney (Walcheck lab), Amelia Campbell (Dickerson lab) and Anne Mereley (Schwertfeger lab)

October 29-November 1, 2015: 17th Annual Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium
Fairmont Chicago, Millenium Park
Registration is now open. Visit the website for more information.

Interdisciplinary Team Conferences
  • Brain Tumor Conference: Monday, 1-2 p.m., C456 Mayo
  • Breast Cancer Interdisciplinary Conference: Friday, 7 a.m., C456 Mayo
  • Head & Neck Cancer Conference: Monday, 12:30-1 p.m., Large conference room, ENT department, 8th floor PWB
  • Hematologic Malignancy Conference: 2nd and 4th Mondays, 4:15 p.m., Bell Institute of Pathology, D175 Mayo
  • Melanoma Interdisciplinary Group" 4th Tuesday, 8 a.m., C456 Mayo
  • Musculo-Skeletal Tumor Conference: Thursday, 7 a.m., Surgical-Pathology Conference Room, 4th floor Mayo
  • Surgical Oncology/GI Tumor Teaching Conference: Monday, 5-6 p.m., Rotates each week betweee 11-157 PWB and HCMC Green Building, 5th floor, room 328 (contact Tina Russell for location: 612-625-2991)
  • Thoracic Oncology Conference: Thursday, 11 a.m.-12 Noon, 114 LHI
Continuing Education
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