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Upcoming Genitourinary Oncology Seminars

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February 2, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
The Dilemma of T1 NMIBC
Sima Porten, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, University of Cailfornia San Francisco   
 
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Pelton Auditorium
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

 

February 16, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Burcu Darst, PhD  
Assistant Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center       
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Sze Suite
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

 

February 23, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Stephen Plymate, MD
Professor, University of Washington
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Sze Suite
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

 

March 2, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Jonathan Rosenberg, MD
Chief, GU Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Pelton Auditorium
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

 

March 9, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Evan Yu, MD
Assistant Professor, University of Washington
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Sze Suite
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09
 

 

March 16, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Michael Haffner, MD, PhD       
Assistant Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Sze Suite
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09
March 23, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
 
 
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Pelton Auditorium
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

 

March 30, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Elizabeth Wasmuth, PhD       
Assistant Professor, University of Texas San Antonio
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Pelton Auditorium
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

 

 

April 6, 2023   
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Gavin Ha, PhD
Assistant Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center     
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Sze Suite
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

 

April 27, 2023   
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Heather Cheng, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center     
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Sze Suite
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

 

May 4, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Sarah Psutka, MD
Assistant Professor, University of Washington
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Sze Suite
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

May 11, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Yaw Nyame, MD, MS, MBA
Assistant Professor, University of Washington
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Sze Suite
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

 

May 18, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Joshi Alumkal, MD  
Professor, University of TMichigan
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Pelton Auditorium
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

 

June 1, 2023
5:00 - 6:00 PM
 
Title TBD
Jing Zeng, MD  
Associate Professor, University of Washington
 
Held on FHCC Campus: 1100 Fairview Ave N, Thomas building, Sze Suite
 
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88939762944?pwd=dCt4VW4xODBSOVZXNmduZnkvbC85UT09

 

 

The Genitourinary (GU) Oncology Seminar Series offers a weekly seminar featuring lectures by Fred Hutch, UW, and external scientists to share their latest developments and recent research.  

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January 26, 2023
 
Bipolar Androgen Therapy v2.0: Updates and Future Directions
Michael Schweizer, MD
Associate Professor, University of Washington
 
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January 19, 2023
 
Exploration of Novel Therapy for Patients with Thoracic and GU Cancers
Lingbin Meng, MD, PhD  
Moffitt Cancer Center
 
 
January 12, 2023
 
Improving Quality in Cancer Care: Addressing Access to Care and Reducing Disparities in GU Oncology
Hiba Khan, MD
FHCC
 
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January 5, 2023
 
Variant Histology
Fed Ghali, PhD and Rafee Talukder, PhD
University of Washington
 
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December 15, 2022   
 
Chromatin Variants Identify Cancer Drivers in the Repetitive Genome
Mathieu Lupien, PhD  
Professor, University of Toronto
 
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December 8, 2022   
 
Tumor Cell-intrinsic and Extrinsic Determinants for Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness
Li Xin, PhD
Professor, University of Washington
 
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November 17, 2022   
 
Effects of Fluid Shear Stress on Circulating Tumor Cells
Michael Henry, PhD  
Professor, University of Iowa
 
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November 3, 2022
 
 
The Transformative Journey Towards Precision Pathology: Challenges and Opportunities
George Netto, MD
Professor, University of Alabama Birmingham
 
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October 20, 2022   
 
Deciphering and Exploiting Genomic and Metabolic Alterations in Prostate Cancer
Ian Mills, PhD  
Professor, University of Oxford
 
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October 13, 2022   
 
New Therapeutic Discoveries and Mechanisms for Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer
Kathleen Kelly, PhD
Chief, Laboratory of Genitourinary Cancer Pathogenesis, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute
 
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October 6, 2022
 
Updates on the UW/Fred Hutch bladder cancer program; Bladder Cancer Rapid Autopsy
Andrew Hsieh, MD, and Ming Lam, PhD
University of Washington/FHCC
 
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September 29, 2022
 
Modelling and Targeting CRPC or NEPC progression from Hormone-Naïve Prostate Cancer
Yuzhuo Wang, PhD, FCAHS,
Distinguished Scientist, BC Cancer Research Center
 
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September 22, 2022
 
Dual Targeting of HDAC and PI3K in Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer
John K. Lee, MD, PhD     
Assistant Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center/University of Washington
 
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September 15, 2022
 
Prostate Cancer 2022: The Bright Road Ahead
Matthew Cooperberg, MD, MPH                                     
Professor, University of California San Francisco
 
 
September 8, 2022
 
Building a Prostate Cancer Dependency Map
Peter Nelson, MD                                   
Director, Pacific Northwest Prostate Cancer SPORE
 
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Past Seminars

 

June 23,2022

Defining the Roles of Genetic Factors in the Cellular Reprogramming of Androgen Receptor-Active Prostate Cancer to Neuroendocrine Prostate Cancer                                                                            Shan Li, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

June 23, 2022

Potent Stimulation of the Androgen Receptor Instigates a Viral Mimicry Response in Prostate Cancer                                                                                                                                                                        Reza Ghodsi, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

June 16, 2022

2022 ASCO Updates                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Michael Schweizer, MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Assistant Professor, University of Washington

June 9, 2022

Androgen Receptor Regulation of Luminal and Non-Luminal Cell Identities in Prostate Cancer                                                                                                                                                                       Stephanie Harmon, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Staff Scientist, National Institutes of Health

June 2, 2022

ADUX4 and the Elusive Cancer Stem Cell                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Stephen Tapscott, MD, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

May 26, 2022

Androgen Receptor Regulation of Luminal and Non-Luminal Cell Identities in Prostate Cancer                                                                                                                                                                                   Scott Dehm, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota

May 12, 2022

HOXB13 Alters Chromatin Accessibility in Prostate Cancer Through Interactions with the SWI/SNF Complex                                                                                                                                                  Nathan Lack, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia

May 5, 2022

Exploring Bladder Cancer Biology in Mouse and Man                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                William Kim, MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Professor, University of North Carolina

April 28, 2022

Architectural Diversity of Prostate Cancer Bone Metastasis                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Michael Cox, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Professor, University of British Columbia

April 21, 2022

The Microbiome as a Mediator of Prostate Carcinogenesis                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Karen Sfanos, MS, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins Medicine

April 14, 2022

Overcoming Resistance Mechanisms of AR-targeted Therapy                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Allen Gao, MD, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Professor, University of California Davis

April 7, 2022

The Golden Age is Now — The Evolution of Multidisciplinary Care in Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer
Noah M. Hahn, M.D.
Professor, Johns Hopkins Greenberg Bladder Cancer Institute

March 17, 2022

Cellular Heterogeneity in the Therapeutic Resistance and Disease Progression of Prostate Cancer – A Pathologist’s Perspective                                                                                                               Jiaoti Huang, MD, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Professor, Duke University

March 10, 2022

Protein Control Using Targeted Degradation Approaches                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Benham Nabet, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Assistant Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

March 3, 2022

The (R)evolution in Urothelial Cancer Treatment Changng Practice via Collaborative Research
Petros Grivas, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Division Medical Oncology, University of Washington
Associate Professor, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutch

February 17, 2022

Novel Insights in Prostate Cancer Growth                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Hannelore Heemers, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Associate Staff, Cleveland Clinic/Lerner Research Institute

February 10, 2022

Germline Genetic Factors as Predictors of Prostate Cancer Risk in Multi-Ancestry Populations                                                                                                                                                                                     Burcu Darst, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Assistant Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

February 3, 2022

Investigating Genetic Determinants of Bladder Cancer and New Therapeutic Approaches                                                                                                                                                                                         John K. Lee, MD, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Assistant Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

January 27, 2022

Functional Genomics of Untranslated Regions in Prostate Cancer                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Samantha Schuster                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             PhD Candidate, University of Washington                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Andrew Hsieh MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Associate Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

January 20, 2022

Precision Medicine with DNA-targeted Therapies                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Yves Pommier, MD, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Principal Investigator, National Institutes of Health

January 13, 2022

TP53 Germline Mutations Are Associated with Prostate Cancer                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Kara Maxwell, MD, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Associate Professor, Penn Medicine                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Colin Pritchard, MD, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Director, Genetics and Solid Tumors Laboratory, University of Washington

January 6, 2022

mTOR Signaling Effects in Urothelial Carcinoma                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Donna Hansell, MD, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Professor, Oregon Health and Science University                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

 

December 2, 2021

Artificial General Intelligence: A Profoundly Disruptive Approach to Unmet Needs in Health and Wellness.                                                                                                                                                          Craig Mundie                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          CEO, Mundie &Associates

November 18, 2021

Phenotype to Targeted Therapy: Problems and Pathways to Drug Development                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Stephen Plymate, MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Professor, University of Washington

November 4, 2021

Exploiting Urine Derived DNA for the Assessment of Bladder Cancer Using High Accuracy Sequencing
Scott R. Kennedy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University of Washington

October 21, 2021

Developmental Pathways and Prostate Cancer: The Role of HOXB13 Binding Partners in Prostate Progression                                                                                                                                                 Donald Vander Griend, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago

October 14, 2021

Longitudinal Single-Cell Analysis Of Metastases From Men With mHSPC Treated with ADT and Anti-PD1                                                                                                                                                       Jessica Hawley, MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Assistant Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

October 7, 2021

Germline-Somatic Interactions in UC Genomes                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bishoy Faltas, MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Assistant Professor, Weill Cornell Medicine

September 30, 2021

Widening the aperture: A role for T cell intrinsic androgen receptor activity                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Amy  Moran, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Associate Professor, Oregon Health and Science University

September 23, 2021

Cellular Plasticity in Prostate Cancer Treatment Resistance                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Amina Zoubeidi, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Professor, University of British Columbia

September 16, 2021

Deciphering the Mechanism of Lineage Plasticity-Driven AR Therapy Resistance at Single Cell Resolution                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Ping Mu, PhD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Assistant Professor, UT Southwestern Medical Center

 

September 9, 2021

Convergent Evolution and the Origins of Lethal Cancer:  the Polyaneuploid Cancer Cell State                                                                                                                                                                                          Kenneth Pienta, MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Professor, Johns Hopkins Medicine

September 2, 2021

Molecular Classification of Prostate Cancer: Insights for Precision Oncology
Pete Nelson, MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Director, Pacific Northwest Prostate Cancer SPORE