Cancer Continuing Medical Education Courses

As part of a major academic institution, the Henry Ford Cancer Institute offers a wide array of Continuing Medical Education (CME) courses – from weekly seminars to annual symposiums – covering the latest advancements in cancer research, clinical innovation and treatment.

Below is a listing of cancer-focused symposiums and seminars currently open for registration. To view a complete listing of all Henry Ford CME courses or to register for a course, visit our CME portal .

2019 Symposiums & Seminars

6th Annual Translational Oncology Research Symposium: Transforming the Blueprint for Pancreatic Cancer Research
Friday, November 15, 2019
Henry Ford Hospital – E&R Building, Room 2055
2799 W. Grand Blvd., Detroit, Michigan

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Program Agenda

  • 7:30 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
  • 8 a.m. AI for Early Detection and Cure – Regina Barzilay, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 8:45 a.m. Imaging-Based Biomarkers of Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma: Physical Reflections of Biology – Eugene Koay, M.D., Ph.D., The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • 9:30 a.m. Multimodal Mapping of the Immune Landscape in Human Pancreatic Cancer - Marina Pasca di Magliano, Ph.D., University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center
  • 10:15 a.m. BREAK
  • 10:30 a.m. New Concepts in Innate Immune Regulation of Pancreatic Cancer – George Miller, M.D., New York University Langone Medical Center
  • 11:15 a.m. Keynote: Pancreatic Cancer Causation and Control – David Tuveson, M.D., Ph.D., Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Cancer Center
  • 12 p.m. LUNCH
  • 1 p.m. Cellular Plasticity in Pancreatic Tumorigenesis and Pancreatic Cancer – Howard Crawford, Ph.D., University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center
  • 1:45 p.m. Treatment of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Through Iron Activated Drugs – Eric Collisson, M.D., University of California San Francisco Medical Center
  • 2:30 p.m. Targeting Cancer at the Nuclear Pore – Asfar Azmi, Ph.D., Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • 3 p.m. Emerging Molecular Targets in Pancreatic Cancer – Anirban Maitra, M.B.B.S., The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • 3:30 p.m. Conclusion & Closing Remarks

Registration Fees

$50 for Physicians/Nurses/Fellows/Residents/Healthcare Professionals; Complimentary for all Henry Ford Employees and Medical Students.

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