CRINA Events

Leaders in Cancer Research

CRINA's Leaders in Cancer Research seminar series for the 2018/2019 academic year features  world-class pioneers in cancer research that are presenting a breadth of topics that cover the three CRINA research themes: 

The scope of these talks tries to encompass many of the cancer research areas that CRINA members are currently working in. We hope that this initiative will inspire clinicians, scientists and trainees to work together and produce innovative translational research findings, which will ultimately help to improve healthcare outcomes for cancer patients worldwide.

The following is our visiting speakers list for 2018/2019:


September 21, 2018

     Dr. Arun Wiita
     Assistant Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine,
     University of California San Francisco

March 22, 2019

     Dr. Robert Rottapel 
     Professor, Departments of Medicine, Immunology and Medical Biophysics,University of Toronto
     Senior Scientist and Amgen Chair for Cancer Research, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre


April 12, 2019

     Dr. Charles Craddock
     Professor, Department of Haemato-Oncology,
     Director, Blood and Marrow Transplant Unit,
     University of Birmingham

May 17, 2019      Dr. Khandan Keyomarsi
     Professor, Department of Experimental Radiation Oncology
     MD Anderson Cancer Centre
September 20, 2019      Dr. Benjamin Cravatt
Professor, Department of Chemical Physiology
     The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology
 Fall 2019      Dr. Charles Serhan
Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Brigham and Women's Hospital,
     Harvard Medical School

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