Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center Events
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt is proud to be a friend sponsor for the The CureSearch Walk held at Bicentennial Mall.
The CureSearch Walk - Click Here
celebrates and honors children whose lives have been effected by childhood cancer, while raising funds for lifesaving research. You can help us by encouraging your friends, family, co-workers and community to champion our cause.
* When: Sun., Nov. 11, 2012
* Where: Bicentennial Mall
* Check-in: 2 p.m.
* Walk Begins: 3 p.m.
* Registration Fee: $10 - Register - Click Here
Contact: Jill Forbert
Environmental Scanning Electron Microscope (ESEM) Demonstration
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Join the Electron Microscopy Users Group (EMU) for a tour of the ESEM facilities available to Vanderbilt researchers via the Cell Imaging Shared Resource (CISR) this Tuesday, 11/13 at 11:30 a.m. The one hour tour will include demonstrations of the CISR FEI Quanta 250 ESEM and Civil Engineering's Quanta 650 ESEM with x-ray microanalysis (EDS), managed by the CISR. Meet in the Featheringill/Jacobs Hall foyer. Please be prompt so you don't miss the mobile tour, and come with questions about EM at Vanderbilt!
Contact: Matthew Stephenson
Science Hour Seminar Series: Bong Hwan Sung and Michael Pickup
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cancer Biology Science Hour Seminar
Bong Hwan Sung, Ph.D.,Post Doc in the Weaver Lab, presents, "Regulation of Premetastatic Niche Matrix Components by Lysosomal Secretion"
Michael Pickup, Grad Student in the Moses Lab, presents, "Fibroblast TGF-Beta signaling in Breast Cancer Progression"
Hosted by: Department of Cancer Biology
Contact: Tracy S. Tveit
12:00 am - 6:00 pm
Breathe Deep NashvilleVanderbilt University Medical Center
* Where:Centennial Park
* Registration Fee: $25
Go to www.viccfallwalks.org - Click Here
for more information.
Hosted by: VICC
Contact: Jennifer Rice
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Please join us for Breathe Hope, a celebration honoring lung cancer patients and survivors and their caregivers, families and friends. Come meet others who understand your journey while you enjoy hors d'oeuvres, drinks and the dessert bar. Breathe Hope is a free event and open to everyone regardless of where you received (or are receiving) your treatment.
Hosted by: Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
Contact: Anne Washburn