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

Upcoming Lectures


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Past Lectures

Schola Matovu PhD RN, Lori Buswell NP MS, Linda Abramovitz MSN RN CNS BMTCN FAAN, and Rebecca Silvers DNP CPNP-AC: KeyScope: Nurses' Impact on Global Cancer Care and Research

May 8, 2023 at 5:30PM [Watch archived lecture]







Dr. Tamara Fitzgerald: KeyScope: Laparoscopic Surgery for Cancer Care in Uganda

  September 12, 2022 [Watch archived lecture | Lecture transcript]









 Dr. Megan Huchko: Developing digital health strategies for cervical cancer prevention in Kenya

  May 9, 2022 [Watch archived lecture | Lecture transcript]









 Global Cancer Research Training Grants at the NIH

 Dr. Sudha Sivaram: Available Mechanisms and Tips on Grant Writing

 Dr. Lydia Pace: Applying for Career Development Awards in Global Cancer Research

 August 31, 2020 [Watch archived lecture]







Dr. Alice Chong: Radiology in Global Health: Bringing Medical Imaging to the Underserved 

 March 2, 2020 | [Watch archived lecture]








 Dr. Nimmi Ramanujam: From Cell Ecosystems to Global Ecosystems: Tackling Cancer from Different Angles

 February 5, 2020 | [Watch archived lecture]








 Dr. Erik Simoes: Neurosurgery in the Amazon Rainforest: Providing Voice and Care for Newly-Contacted Communities
 December 16, 2019 | [Watch archived lecture]








 Where there is no mammogram: a model for early detection of breast cancer  in low resource areas, lessons from Peru
 October 21, 2019 [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 





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