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  • Anirban Mitra PHD was awarded the Schreiber Research Prize for Outstanding Mentored Investigators from the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance.

    The Schreiber Research Prize for Outstanding Mentored Investigators is a $5,000 annual prize awarded to a junior researcher who can best demonstrate that he or she has been able to use prior OCRFA funding to impact the field of ovarian cancer research by making a significant discovery, making an important contribution to the literature, or transitioning to a full-time faculty position.

    Members of Medical Sciences laboratories presented their research at Cancer Research Day on May 12, 2016.

    May 12th, 2016

    Congratulations to Christopher Bays, James Haley, Vivekananda Kedage, Ashley Maiuri, Ali Ozes, Joshua Plotnik, and Jessica Tang for receiving poster awards at the 2016 IU Simon Cancer Center's Cancer Research Day.

    National Academies of Practice (NAP) Inducts Rebecca A. Feather, Douglas E. Carr, & Deanna L Reising

    Apr 9th, 2016

    NAP is an interdisciplinary, nonprofit organization, with membership representing 14 health care professions willing to serve as distinguished advisors to health care policy makers in Congress and elsewhere. Membership in the NAP is an honor extended to those who have excelled in their profession and are dedicated to furthering practice, scholarship and policy in support of interprofessional care.

    PUBLICATION

    NF-kB-HOTAIR axis links DNA damage response, chemoresistance and cellular senescence in ovarian cancer.

    Özes AR, Miller DF, Özes ON, Fang F, Liu Y, Matei D, Huang T, Nephew KP

    To edit or not to edit: regulation of ADAR editing specificity and efficiency.

    Deffit SN, Hundley HA.

    Dichloroacetate increases the radiation sensitivity of A549 and H1299 lung cancer cell lines to X-rays

    Allen, K.T., Chin-Sinex, H., Sherer, J.D., Deluca, T., Pomerening, J.R., Schrerer, J., Watkins, J.B., Foley, J.G., Jesseph, J.M., and Mendonca, M.S.

    Implementation of an education-focused PhD program in anatomy and cell biology at Indiana University: Lessons learned and future challenges

    Brokaw JJ, O'Loughlin VD.

  • Tony Huang, PhD

    Apr. 4th, 4pm JH 009

    Associate Professor
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
    NYU School of Medicine

    Angela Ting, PhD

    Apr. 11th, 4pm JH 009

    Associate Staff
    Cleveland Clinic
    Genomic Medicine Institute
    Lerner Research Institute

    Mike Blower, PhD

    Apr. 18th, 4pm JH 009

    Associate Professor
    Department of Molecular Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital Dept. of Genetics
    Harvard Medical School
    Boston, MA

    Targeting Lipid Metabolism in Ovarian Cancer

    Apr. 25th, 4pm JH 009

    Andras Ladanyi, M.D., PhD
    Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics
    and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
    University of Illinois College of Medicine

  • CME conference

    Burning Up, Burning Out, or Burning Brightly

    Wednesday, July 6th

    Richard Gunderman, MD, PhD
    Chancellor’s Professor, Radiology, Pediatrics,
    Medical Education, Philosophy, Liberal Arts, Philanthropy & Medical Humanities, Health Studies
    Indiana University
    Bloomington, IN

    Hemophilia: Treatment, New Therapeutics, Optimal Outcomes

    Friday, July 15th

    Nihal Bakeer, MD
    Indiana Hemophilia & Thrombosis Center
    Indianapolis, IN

    Lawful Prescribing & the Prevention of Diversion Program

    Friday, July 20th

    Bill Van Hoose
    Associate Director, Perdue Pharma
    Law Enforcement Liason/Education

    Cancer Risks From Radiation From CT Scans

    Wednesday, July 29th

    Mervyn Cohen, MD
    Dept. of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
    Indiana University
    Indianapolis, IN

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