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Grand Rounds Archives

FY10

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June

6-18-10

Imad Shureiqi, M.D., M.S.

Molecular Targets for Chemoprevention

6-4-10

Nilanjan Chartterjee, Ph.D.

Chief and Senior Investigator Biostatistics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics
NCI, NIH

Searching for the "Dark Matters" of Heritability: The Case for Supersizing GWAS

May

5-21-10

Michael Cannon

Director of Health Policy, CATO Institute

Why ‘ObamaCare’ Won’t Control Health Care Costs

5-14-10

Wayne Newhauser, Ph.D

Prevention of the Second Cancers in Survivors of Radiotherapy

5-7-10

Thomas Brandon, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology and Oncologic Sciences, University of South Florida
Director, Tobacco Research & Intervention Program, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center

Preventing Smoking Relapse: From Self-Help Through Multi-Component Behavior Therapy

April

4-30-10

Alex Prokhorov, M.D., Ph.D.

Using Theory and Technology to Raise a Generation of Non-smokers in the U.S.

4-23-10

Xiaochun Xu, M.D., Ph.D.

Risk Factor, Gene Expression and Prevention of Esophageal Cancer

4-16-10

Abenna Brewster, M.D., M.H.S.

Contributions of Genes and Environment to Breast Cancer Survival

March

3-26-10

Joanne Silberner 

Health Policy Correspondent, National Public Radio (NPR)

The Media and Medicine: How the Media Cover Health Care, Health Care Reform, and What a Difference it Makes

3-19-10

Michael Rohrbaugh, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology and Family Studies/Human Development, University of Arizona

Varda Shoham, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology, University of Arizona

Sick and Smoking: An Innovative Smoking Cessation Intervention for Couples

3-12-10 

Leonard Zwelling, M.D., M.B.A.

Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellow and Chancellor’s Health Fellow for Executive Vice Chancellor for Health
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Red Kool-Aid, Blue Kool-Aid: A Doctor’s Odyssey on Capitol Hill

3-5-10 

Lee Jones, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Research Director
Duke Center for Cancer Survivorship Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center

Exercise Therapy in Cancer: A Simple Intervention with Complex Implications

February

2-26-10

Bob Ratner, M.D.

Professor of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical School
Senior Research Scientist, MedStar Research Institute

Comparative Effectiveness Research – Why is it Different than Traditional Clinical Research

2-12-10

Guy Clifton, M.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery, the University of Texas Medical School of Houston

How Health Care Professionals Could and Should Influence Health Care Policy

2-5-10

Harvey Fineberg, M.D., Ph.D.

President, Institute of Medicine

Why Cancer Prevention is a Hard Sell

January

1-29-10

Elise Cook, M.D., M.S., and Leslie Schover, Ph.D.

Treatment of Atrophic Vaginitis in Women at High Risk for Breast Cancer

1-22-10

Lonzetta Newman, M.D., M.S., and Therese Bartholomew Bevers, M.D.

Cancer Prevention Center: Developing an Infrastructure for Cancer Prevention Research

1-15-10

Raymond N. DuBois, M.D., Ph.D.

Provost and Executive Vice President
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Targets for Cancer Prevention COX-2 and Other Inflammatory Mediators

1-8-10

Melissa Bondy Ph.D., and Anna Wilkinson, Ph.D.

Mexican American Cohort and ELLLA Study

December

12-18-09

Sanjay Shete, Ph.D., Xifeng Wu, Ph.D., and Chris Amos, Ph.D.

Genetics Meets Epidemiology: Role of Genome-wide Studies for Common Complex Cancers

12-11-09

Rose Thelus, Michael S. Businelle, Ph.D., Shine Chang, Ph.D.

CPGR 2009 Trainee and Mentor Presentation

12-4-09

Michele Forman, Ph.D., and Larkin Strong, Ph.D.

Energy Balance in Mexican Origin Youth and Correlates of Physical Activity in Mexican Origin Youth

November

11-6-09

Wendy Demark-Wahnefried, Ph.D.

Diet and Exercise Interventions for Cancer Survivors

11-20-09

Francesco Versace, Ph.D.

Use of Brain Imaging Techniques in the Study of Nicotine Dependence

October

10-02-09

Roberta Ness, M.D., M.P.H.

University of Texas School of Public Health

Inflammation and Ovarian Cancer from an Epidemiologist's Perspective

10-30-09

Powel Brown, M.D., Ph.D.

Breast Cancer Prevention: Advances in Risk Assessment, Screening, and Preventive Therapy

September

9-25-09

Heping Zhang, Ph.D.

Yale University School of Medicine

Genetic Studies of Mental Disorders


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