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Translational Research Symposium in Gastrointestinal Oncology

This is a past event.

Register to attend the Translational Research Symposium in Gastrointestinal Oncology, sponsored by the Robert E. Reed Gastrointestinal Oncology Research Foundation and hosted by the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB.

For more information, email Thomas Ramsey PhD, at


  • Selwyn Vickers, MD 
    Dean, UAB School of Medicine 
  • Barry Sleckman, MD, PhD 
    Director, O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center 
  • James Bonner, MD 
    Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology 
  • Upender Manne, MS, PhD 
    Professor and Director, Translational Anatomic Pathology 
  • Martin Heslin, MD 
    Professor and Chief of Medical Staff, UAB Hospital 
  • Ravi Paluri, MD, MPH 
    Assistant Professor, Division of Hematology & Oncology

Symposium Presenters:

  • Herbert Chen, MD 
  • Susan Bellis, PhD 
  • James Bibb, PhD 
  • Pran Datta, PhD 
  • James Donahue, MD 
  • Karin Hardiman, MD 
  • Phillip Smith, MD 
  • James (J.W.) Snider III, MD 
  • Soory Varambally, PhD 
  • Donald Buchsbaum, PhD 

Friday, March 6 at 9:00am to 2:00pm

West Pavilion, Board Room, 2nd floor
615 18th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233

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