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Distinguished Lectures in Cancer Research Series: Understanding the Role of Metabolism in Cancer

Scientific Seminar
Tuesday, May. 24, 2022 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

The Distinguished Lectures in Cancer Research series is the flagship seminar series of the Ellen and Ronald Caplan Cancer Center and features national and international leaders in basic and translational cancer research. Recent speakers (2020-2021) included Paul Mischel, Mark Yarchoan, Maria Blasco, Job Dekker, Nicholas Proudfoot, Moshe Oren, and Judith Varner, among others.
This seminar series is hosted in Caplan Auditorium on Tuesdays from 12:00 – 1:00pm and is targeted to graduate and undergraduate students, staff, faculty, and anyone interested in cancer research. 
If interested in attending or if you have any questions, please email William Alston at

Registration details to come. 


Matthew G. Vander Heiden_rs

Matthew G. Vander Heiden, M.D., Ph.D.
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT
Understanding the Role of Metabolism in Cancer
Faculty Host: Rugang Zhang, Ph.D.


The Wistar Institute
Sarah and Matthew Caplan Auditorium
3601 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19104