Frontiers in Pediatric Research

Monday, December 11, 2017 Lecture by David Gordon, MD, PhD
"Identification of Novel Therapeutic Targets in Ewing Sarcoma using a Human Cell Tumor Model"

Dr. Gordon is Assistant Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Stead Family Department of Pediatrics at the University of Iowa.

Monday, November 27, 2017 Lecture by Amy Conrad, PhD
"Using Neuroimaging to Help Understand the Etiology of Language and Reading Deficits among Children with Isolated Oral Clefts"

Dr. Conrad is Assistant Professor, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Stead Family Department of Pediatrics at the University of Iowa.

Monday, November 20, 2017 Lecture by Zachary Sellers, MD, PhD
"Advancing Cystic Fibrosis Gastrointestinal Care in the Lab and the Clinic"

Dr. Sellers is Medical Fellow and Postdoctoral Scholar in Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Stanford University.

Monday, November 13, 2017 Lecture by Rachel Katzenellenbogen, MD
"HPV 16E6 and NFX1-123: Immortalization, Growth and Differentiation Pathways"

Dr. Katzenellenbogen is Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, at the University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA.

Monday, October 9, 2017 Lecture by Ron Rubinstein, MD, PhD
“The Flip Side of CFTR and ENaC Biogenesis”

Dr. Rubinstein is Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonary Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine; the University of Pennsylvania;  Richard B. Johnson, Jr. Endowed Chair in Pediatrics and Director, Cystic Fibrosis Center; The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Monday, September 25, 2017 Lecture by Murray Korc, MD
“The Risk of Developing Pancreatic Cancer in Patients with Chronic Pancreatitis”

Dr. Korc is the Myles Brand Professor of Cancer Research; Professor of Medicine, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Director, Pancreatic Cancer Signature Center; Co-Leader, TME and Metastasis Program at the  Indiana University School of Medicine.