Conferences 2020–2021

The Nancy B. and Jake L. Hamon Center For Therapeutic Oncology Research and Simmons Cancer Center Experimental Therapeutics Program weekly conferences begin at 9 a.m. Thursdays using Zoom virtual meeting.

MonthDateSpeaker
September 2020 3 Hannelore Heemers, Ph.D.
10 Raquel Bromberg, Ph.D.
17 Dominic Moon, M.D.
24 Ankit Kansagra, M.D.
October 2020 1 Phuoc T. Tran, MD, Ph.D.
8 Tuo Wei, Ph.D.
15 Kalil Abdullah, M.D.
22 Prasanna Alluri, M.D., Ph.D.
29 Leah M. Cook, M.S., Ph.D.
November 2020 5 Cheng-Ming Chiang, Ph.D.
12 Catharine Smith, Ph.D.
19 Laurent Calvier, Ph.D.
26 No Conference (Thanksgiving)
December 2020 3 Bo Li, Ph.D.
10 Todd A. Aguilera, M.D., Ph.D.
17 Jason Gertz, Ph.D.
24 No Conference (holiday season)
31 No Conference (holiday season)
January 2021 7 Emily Arner
14 Yazan Madanat, M.D.
21 Amyn A. Habib, M.D. 
28 Yonghao Yu, Ph.D.
February 2021 4 Juan M. Arriaga, Ph.D. 
11 Sushant Kachlap, Ph.D. 
18 (Canceled due to Winter storm)
25 Karanam Narasimha Kumar, Ph.D. 
March 2021 4 Huiyu (Mona) Li
11 Sangeetha Reddy, M.D.
18 Nicole Novaresi
25 Kathia Rodarte
April 2021 1 Salma Kaochar, Ph.D.
8 Biplab Dasgupta, Ph.D.
15 Wendy J. Maury, Ph.D.
22 Michael Story, M.D. 
29 Kenneth Chen, M.D.
May 2021 6 Gary Hon, Ph.D.
13 Peter Ly, Ph.D.
20 Zhe Liu, Ph.D.
27 Ken Kang-Hsin Wang, Ph.D.
June 2021 3 Jian Xu, Ph.D.
10 Maria del Carmen Lafita Navarro 
17 Carl M. Gay, M.D., Ph.D.
24 Benjamin Drapkin, M.D., Ph.D.
July 2021 1 Veronica Rodriguez-Bravo, Ph.D.
8 Kiran A. Kumar, M.D., MBA
15 Gray Pearson, Ph.D.
22 Yuqing Zhang
29 Emina Huang, M.D., MBA
August 2021 5 Eliot Blatt, Ph.D.
12 Yi-Heng Hao, Ph.D.
19 Mingrui Zhu
26 Ralph Deberardinis, M.D., Ph.D.