Pathology Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds and Special Seminars

Thursdays at 12:00 p.m. Room 145, Level 9, Basic Sciences Tower 

December 17, 2020
Dr. Fei Chen
Wayne State University
Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences
"Epigenetic Regulator MDIG in Lung Fibrosis and Cancer"

November 19, 2020
Dr. Besim Ogretmen
Medical University of South Carolina
Professor and SmartState Endowed Chair in Lipidomics and Drug Discovery
"Sphingolipid Metabolism and Signaling in Cancer Therapeutics: Implications in Aging, Neurodegeneration, and Immunotherapy"

October 29, 2020
Dr. Jacob Houghton
Stony Brook University
Assistant Professor, Radiology
"An Innovative Strategy to Enhance Antibody-Based Nuclear Imaging and Therapy"

September 10, 2020
Dr. Adam Rosebrock
Stony Brook University
Assistant Professor, Pathology
"putting Metabolism In Context: Using Genetic and Nutritional Manipulation To Uncover New Biochemical Activities and Mechanisms of Regulation"

August 27, 2020
Dr. Mehdi Damaghi
University of South Florida
Assistant Professor, Oncologic Sciences
"Evolution of Metabolic Phenotyoes in Breast Cancer"

August 6th, 2020
Dr. Esther Speer
Stony Brook University
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
“Immunomodulatory approaches to neonatal infection and inflammation”

June 4th, 2020
Dr. Labros Meimetis
Chronus Pharmaceuticals
Chief Executive Officer
“Unique Immunotherapy Paradigms for Difficult to Treat Cancers”

February 20th, 2020
Dr. Qing (Robert) Mao
New York University Winthrop Research Institute
Professor, Foundations of Medicine
“Nogo-B receptor is an alternative target for attenuating Ras activation in cancer”

February 13th, 2020
Dr. Jorge Benach
Stony Brook University
Toll Professor, Microbiology and Immunology
“The discovery of the Lyme disease agent”

January 16th, 2020
Dr. Chris Halbrook
University of Michigan
Postdoctoral Fellow
“Metabolism Drives Therapy Resistance and Shapes Pancreatic Tumorigenesis”

December 12th, 2019
Dr. Jacob Houghton
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Assistant Professor, Radiology & Radiological Science
“Host: Guest Pretargeting for PET Imaging and Radioimmumotherapy”

December 5th, 2019
Dr. Jun Wang
Stony Brook University
Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
“Single-Cell Functional Proteomics Tools for Rapid Analysis of Molecular Signatures of Small Samples”

October 24th, 2019
Dr. Evelyn Jiagge
Henry Ford Hospital
“Unique international and multiethnic PDX models predict a possible ethnic specific immune signature in TNBC”

October 17th, 2019
Dr. Mayumi Fujita
University of Colorado
“Tumor inflammation and immune suppression via inflammasome activation”

October 3rd, 2019
Dr. Jan Krumsiek
Weill Cornell Medical Center
“Metabolomics: From Pathogenesis to Precision Medicine

September 19th, 2019
Dr. Shannon Cornett
Bruker Daltonics
Applications Development Manager
“MALDI Imaging is a versatile molecular visualization tool for discovering new insight into biological processes”

September 12th, 2019
Dr. David Hicks
University of Rochester
“Breast Cancer Predictive Factor Testing (ER, PR, & HER2): Bridging the Gap between Diagnosis and Clinical Management

August 22nd, 2019
Dr. Hassan Arbab
Stony Brook University
Assistant Professor
“Terahertz Biomedical Imaging: Developing a new handheld imaging modality for cancer diagnosis”

August 8th, 2019
Dr. Claudia Kemper
Chief of the Complement and Inflammation Research Station
“An Unexpected Force from Within: the Complosome as Key Player in Cell Metabolism”

July 25th, 2019
Dr. Eszter Boros 
Stony Brook University
Department of Chemistry
Additional Information to be Announced

June 27th, 2019
Basil Rigas. MD, DSc
Chief Division of Cancer Prevention
Stony Brook University, Department of Medicine
"Modified NSAIDs as Anticancer Agents"

June 20th, 2018
Peter A. Sims, PhD
Assistant Professor, Columbia University 
Director, Systems Biology Graduate Studies   Director, Columbia Single Cell Analysis Core
“Single Cell Analysis of Differentiation and Drug Response in Glioblastoma”

May 2th, 2019
Jin Wang, PhD
Professor Chemistry and Physics
Stony Brook University
“Exploring the Relationships between the Cancer and Immunity and between Cancer and Metabolism through the Underlying Regulatory Networks”

April 18th, 2019
Timothy McGraw, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry in Cardiothoracic Surgery
“AKT Regulation of Glucose Metabolism”

March 28th, 2019
Andrew H. Fischer, MD
Professor University of Massachusetts Medical School
Director Cytopathology 
“The Importance of the Cellular Level for Diagnosis and Cancer Research”

March 14th, 2019
Dr. Jose Javier Bravo-Cordero, PhD
Assistant Professor Tisch Cancer Institute
Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology and Department of Medicine
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital

February 28th, 2019
Jingfang Ju, PhD
Professor of Pathology 
Stony Brook Medicine, Department of Pathology
“Development of miRNA based cancer therapeutics

February 7th, 2019
Andrew Aquirre, MD, PhD 
Physician, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

January 31st, 2019
James Davis, MD 
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Medical Director of Stony Brook BioBank
Stony Brook Medicine, Department of Pathology

December 6th, 2018
Dr. Andrei Gudkov, PhD
Professor of Oncology and Garman Family Chair, 
Department of cell stress biology, Roswell Park Cancer Center
“Puzzles and paradoxes of DNA damage response in vivo”

November 15, 2018- Annual Marvin Kuschner Lecture
Dr. Daniel Remick, MD
Professor and Chairman, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center
“Traumatic brain injury augments innate immunity to clear bacteria”

November 8th, 2018
Dr. Kanokporn Noy Rithidech, PhD
Professor of Research, Stony Brook Department of Pathology
“Ionizing Radiation: An established concept with new opportunities"

October 25th, 2018
Dr. Omar Tliba, DVM, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology, Long Island College of Veterinary Medicine
“Corticosteroid resistance in severe asthma: Novel role of airway structural cells”

October 11th, 2018
Dr. Dennis Galanakis, MD
Professor, Stony Brook Department of Pathology
“Unraveling the composition and functions of circulating soluble fibrin”

September 27th, 2018
Dr. Asfar S. Azmi, PhD 
Assistant Professor 
Karmanos Cancer Institute Wayne State University
“Targeting Nuclear Protein Transport in Cancer”

September 6th, 2018
Dr. Yupo Ma, MD, PhD
Professor, Medical Director of Flow Cytometry Lab Scientific Director of Stem Cell Core, 
Stony Brook Department of Pathology“Cell therapy is ischemic disease: a de-differentiation approach