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Selectively Targeting Cancer with High-Dose Ascorbate
July 6, 2020 @ 1:00 pm
The Big Ten Cancer Research Consortium is hosting the inaugural Big Ten CRC Grand Rounds.
This monthly educational event hosted virtually on Zoom by a member institution is for faculty investigators, scientists, fellows, residents, medical students and clinical research staff. The goal of the Grand Rounds is to expand awareness, dialogue, and opportunities for collaboration between Big 10 member institutions.
The July event will be hosted by the University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Presenters and topics include
Joseph Cullen, MD, FACS, Vice Chair for Research, Professor of Surgery, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Discussing “Pharmacological Ascorbate as a Radiosensitizer in Pancreatic Cancer”
Douglas Spitz, PhD, Director, Free Radical Radiation Biology Program, Professor of Radiation Oncology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Discussing “Exploiting Labile Iron Pools for Improving NSCLC Therapy Using Pharmacological Ascorbate”
Bryan Allen, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Discussing “Imaging Redox Active Iron to Predict Response to Pharmacological Ascorbate”
Zoom Meeting ID: 967 6302 5160
Meeting Password: BigTenCRC