Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

Seminar Series

Grand Rounds

The Sidney Kimmel Medical College  is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Sidney Kimmel Medical College designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(TM). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Virtual or remote attendance will not qualify for continuing medical education credits.


Robert Hiatt, MD, PhD

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016, 12:00pm

"A Population Health Approach to Cancer Center Research: The San Francisco Cancer Initiative"

Robert Hiatt, MD, PhD

Professor and Chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at UCSF;

Associate Director for Population Science at the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Mandeville Conference Room
Bluemle Life Science Building
233 South 10th Street

Contact Christina Yurick (215) 503-6109 for more information


Meenhard Herlyn, DVM, DSc

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016, 12:00pm

"Understanding the biology of melanoma to develop new strategies for therapy"

Meenhard Herlyn, DVM, DSc

Caspar Wistar Professor in Melanoma Research; Director, The Wistar Institute Melanoma Research Center;

Professor, Molecular and Cellular Oncogenesis Program

Mandeville Conference Room
Bluemle Life Science Building
233 South 10th Street

Contact Christina Yurick (215) 503-6109 for more information


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Ronny Drapkin, MD, PhD

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016, 12:00pm

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Ronny Drapkin, MD, PhD

Director, Ovarian Cancer Research Center; Director, Gynecologic Cancer Research, Basser Center for BRCA

Associate Professor of Pathology in Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Pennsylvania Abramson Comprehensive Cancer Center

Mandeville Conference Room
Bluemle Life Science Building
233 South 10th Street

Contact Christina Yurick (215) 503-6109 for more information