The HCI Seminar Series brings nationally and internationally recognized scientists to present their achievements and educate our Cancer Center community about basic and translational research, prevention, and treatment. The series also highlights significant new cancer advances by colleagues in Utah.

Virtual seminars will be held Wednesdays at noon-1pm MST (unless otherwise noted) on the following dates. Contact Whitney Sutterfield at for more information.


October 20, 2021

Speaker: Sandra McAllister, PhD
Susan Cooper Jones Memorial Lecturer
Host: Alana Welm, PhD

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Meeting ID: 941 9429 6294
Passcode: 878041

November 17, 2021

Speaker: Marina Pasca di Magliano, PhD
Host: Charles Murtaugh, PhD

January 12, 2022

Speaker: Mariano Barbacid, PhD
Kathleen Robison Huntsman Lecturer
Host: Charles Murtaugh, PhD

February 2, 2022

Speaker: Jayanta Debnath, MD
Host: Alana Welm, PhD

February 16, 2022

Speaker: Casey Greene, PhD
Host: Jen Doherty, MS, PhD

March 16, 2022

Speaker: Heather Christofk, PhD
Host: Jared Rutter, PhD

March 23, 2022

Speaker: Joann Sweasy, PhD
Host: Cynthia Burrows, PhD

April 6, 2022

Speaker: Toni Choueiri, MD
Host: Neeraj Agarwal, MD

April 20, 2022

Speaker: Katie Devine, PhD
Host: Yelena Wu, PhD

May 4, 2022

Speaker: David Wink, PhD
Host: Paul Shami, MD

May 18, 2022

Speaker: Kandice Tanner, PhD
Host: Minna Roh-Johnson, PhD

June 15, 2022

Speaker: Lopa Mishra, MD
Host: Mei Koh, PhD

June 22, 2022

Speaker: Douglas Easton, PhD
Host: Sean Tavtigian, PhD