Making Cancer History® Virtual Seminar Series
Making Cancer History® seminars are educational opportunities held in various cities for guests to learn about the latest in advancements in cancer research and patient care at MD Anderson. Each seminar is unique and features MD Anderson faculty members spotlighting breakthroughs and high-impact research and programs that advance our mission to end cancer and improve the lives of patients around the world.
Making Cancer History® Seminar Series – Midland
When: 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, March 28, 2023
Where: Petroleum Club, 501 W. Wall St., Midland, Texas
Register here: MDAnderson.org/MidlandSeminar
Making Cancer History® Seminar Series – Aspen, Colorado
When: Monday, July 17, 2023
Where: Paepcke Auditorium at Aspen Meadows Resort, 1000 N. Third St., Aspen, Colorado
Check back for registration details
Feb. 9, 2021
Drug Discovery and Accelerator Fund
Learn about transformational drug development at MD Anderson aimed at achieving lifesaving therapies for our patients.
March 9, 2021
Learn about the latest advances and innovative treatments in lymphoma, myeloma and leukemia at MD Anderson.
April 13, 2021
Neurodegeneration Consortium (NDC)
Learn why MD Anderson is involved in neurodegenerative disease research, in collaboration with leading neuroscience institutions, producing benefits to not only address neurodegenerative diseases, but improve quality of life for the ever-growing number of cancer survivors
May 11, 2021
Gut Microbiome and Cancer Treatment
Discover some of the latest findings about the relationship between the gut microbiome and cancer and whether regulating the gut microbiome can promote health and inform cancer treatment.
June 8, 2021
Learn how this revolutionary research platform will use broad assessments of genetic variations found in each patient and each tumor to ensure that every patient benefits from and contributes to leading-edge cancer research.
July 13, 2021
Data Science Institute for Oncology
Gain insight into MD Anderson’s data-centric research infrastructure and how it accelerates the application of knowledge and science to save more lives.
September 28, 2021
Learn how staying active, making healthy food choices and avoiding known risk factors can reduce your cancer risk.
October 12, 2021
Early Detection and Genetic Testing
Between 5% and 10% of all cancers are hereditary, which means that changes (or mutations) in specific genes are passed from one blood relative to another. Learn how genetic testing can help with early detection.
November 9, 2021
Cancer and Vaccines
Discover how vaccines can be used as an ultimate tool in preventing cancer. The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine can prevent up to six cancer types. Join us to learn about other promising vaccines for cancer prevention.
December 14, 2021
MD Anderson is on the cutting edge of these treatment plans for a wide variety of tumor types. Learn how immunotherapy uses the body's own natural defenses to fight cancer.
For more information about the Making Cancer History® Virtual Seminar Series, contact TK TK TK at 713-TKT-KTKT or TKTKTK@mdanderson.org.
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