CRINA Events

Leaders in Cancer Research

CRINA's Leaders in Cancer Research seminar series for the 2019/2020 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 upcoming speakers list for 2019/2020:

September 19, 2019
Dr. Razqallah Hakem
Professor, Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto, Senior Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

October 24, 2019
Dr. John A. Tainer
Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center 

November 14, 2019
Dr. Charles Serhan
Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

The following was 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, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Centre