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SHARP Seminars

SHARP” (Seminars Hosted for Area Research Professionals) is the official seminar series of the Leroy T. Canoles Jr. Cancer Research Center at EVMS. It occurs several times throughout the year. Since its inception in June/2014, renowned investigators of diverse research subjects have presented lectures. These lectures constitute an informative venue for the Center members to interact with leading scientists of a variety of disciplines.


Dr. Charles Chalfant
"Cancer, RNA Splicing and Lipids"
Virginia Commonwealth University

Dr. Frank Slack
"MicroRNA‐based therapeutics in cancer"
Harvard Medical School

Dr. Alissa Weaver
"Function and Regulation of Secreted Cancer Exosomes"
Vanderbilt University

Dr. Richard Drake
"Tissue Glycomics and Glycosylation Biomarkers of Disease: New Mass Spectrometry Approaches for Making Glycomics More Accessible"
Medical University of South Carolina

Dr. Lance Liotta
Nanotechnology for proteomics: applications to personalized medicine
George Mason University

Dr. Monte Winslow
Stanford University