Cancer Biology Program Events

Cancer Biology Annual Scientific Conference, Sept 2016

Dolce Hayes Mansion, San Jose


Annual Scientific Conference

The Annual Scientific Conference provides an opportunity for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to present their resesarch progress to the faculty and to their peers. In addition, the Conference is designed to acquaint new first year graduate students with the the Program and to inform them of research opportunities. Cancer Biology graduate students are required to attend the Conference during their years in the program. 

Online registration opens early June.

Cancer Biology Seminar Series

The Cancer Biology Program Seminar Series is part of the Tuesday Cancer Talk Series, 12:00 to 1:00 PM at Beckman Center, Munzer Auditorium. The seminar is sponsored by the Stanford Cancer Institute and Beckman Institute.  Organized by Laura Attardi, Monte Winslow and Cancer Biology Students.

Seminar Schedule

Comprehensive Cancer Research Training Program

The Comprehensive Cancer Research Training Program is an annual four–day immersive course that invites graduate and postdoctoral students, residents, clinical fellows and research fellows to take part in a unique, comprehensive introduction to the vanguard of current cancer research. 

This ambitious curriculum features daily plenary sessions on general topics followed by half-day sessions on two scientific themes, each featuring three to four presentations. Numerous nationally and internationally renowned Stanford faculty present didactic lectures and discussions on current topics of basic, translational and clinical cancer research.

Pizza Talk

This is a 45-minute presentation on Tuesday during the acaedmic year, 12:00 to 1:00PM at Lorry Lokey Building/SIM 1, G1002. The students, faculty members, and postdoctoral fellows get to talk about research, exchange ideas and form collaborations over pizza.  

Pizza Talk Schedule 

Thesis Defenses