Lecture Series
Seminars focused on global cancer control in low- and middle-income countries.

Upcoming Lectures

 Dr. Erik Simoes: Neurosurgery in the Amazon Rainforest: Providing Voice and Care for Newly-Contacted Communities
 December 16, 2019 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
 Mission Hall 1406 



Past Lectures

 Where there is no mammogram: a model for early detection of breast cancer  in low resource areas, lessons from Peru
 October 21, 2019 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
 Mission Hall 1406 [see slides here]







Improving Cancer Prevention and Access to Care in Belize and the Caribbean Region: A Discussion with Mrs. Kim Simplis Barrow, First Lady of Belize; Chair, Spouses of CARICOM Leaders Action Network (SCLAN)
May 16, 2019 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Mission Hall 3700





Every Child, Everywhere: A Global Movement in Childhood Cancer 
Carlos Rodriguez Galindo, MD, St. Jude Global Director, Executive Vice President St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
January 28, 2019 [watch archived lecture]








Caring for Children with Cancer in Latin America anc Africa: Achievements and Remaining Challenges from 25 Years of Collaboration
Julia Challinor, RN, PhD, Associate Adjunct Professor, UCSF
Monday, July 30, 2018 [watch archived lecture]







Basic Immunizations vs. Cancer Research and Treatment? The False Dichotomy of Pyblic Health in the Developing World

Russell White, MD, FACS, Chief of Surgery, Tenwek Hospital Kenya, Clinical Professor of Surgery, Brown University

March 18, 2018 [watch archived lecture]



Cancer in Africa: The Challenge and Pathology as the Solution

Danny A. Milner, Jr., MD, MSc (Epi), FASCP, Chief Medical Officer, Americal Society for Clinical Pathology

October 3, 2017 [watch archived lecture]







Phased Implementation: A Novel Strategy for Applying Breast Cancer Guidelines in LMICs

Benjamin O. Anderson, MD, FACS, Chaire and Director, Breast Health Global Initiative (BHGI), Director, Breast Health Clinic, Seattle Cnacer Care Alliance

June 12, 2017 [watch archived lecture]






Addressing the Global Need for Cancer and Non-Communicable Disease Care: From Gap to Vision to Implementation

C. Norman Coleman, MD, Senior Scientific Advisor, International Cancer Expert Corps, Inc.

May 15, 2017 






Developing Cancer Treatment Programs in Resource-Constrained Settings: Lessons from Rwanda

Lawrence Shulman, MD, Director, University of Pennsylvania Center for Global Cancer Medicine

January 26, 2017