Imad Shureiqi, M.D., M.S.
Primary Appointment Associate Professor (Tenured), Department of Gastrointestinal (GI) Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Dual/Joint/Adjunct Appointment Associate Professor (Tenured), Department of Clinical Cancer Prevention, Division of OVP, Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
The Department of Surgery Research Collaborative was developed to provide synergy between the basic sciences and clinical research as a means of enhancing research opportunities within the Section of Surgical Sciences.
The Collaborative hosts meetings the second Tuesday of every month in Conference Room 7455 MRB IV from 5-6 p.m., offering opportunities for informal discussion as well as presentations from both the basic sciences and translational research. Section faculty, residents, fellows and staff are invited and encouraged to attend.
Abbes Belkhiri, Ph.D.
"The AXL receptor tyrosine kinase is a mediator of drug resistance and a potential therapeutic target in human esophageal adenocarcinoma"
Research Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Surgical Oncology, VUMC
"Claudin-1 in Colon Cancer: Implication in the regulation of Notch and Wnt signaling"
Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Surgical Oncology and Cancer Biology, VUMC
Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery, Radiology and Radiological Sciences, VUMC