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July 9, 2018

Winship's GI Cancer Team Working to Beat the Odds of Pancreatic Cancer

Winship uses a multidisciplinary approach to tackle pancreatic cancer, one of the most deadly diagnoses in oncology. Tumor board meetings, which harness the collective expertise of specialists from different domains, are at the center of Winship's team approach. The gastrointestinal tumor board (pictured above) meets weekly to review cases and provide a personalized treatment plan for each patient, including the appropriate use and timing of multiple therapies.
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Welcome, Residents!
Every July, Winship welcomes a new class of radiation oncology residents who are ready to further their careers by training at Winship. Meet the new class of residents from Emory's Department of Radiation Oncology (from left): Drs. Vishal Dhere, Lisa Sudmeier, Sarah Westergaard, and Yusef Syed.
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Kucuk Presents at International Urological Oncology Conference
Winship medical oncologist Omer Kucuk, MD, was a faculty speaker at the 8th Eurasian Uro-oncology Congress held June 28 through July 1 in Tbilisi, Georgia. Kucuk delivered a lecture on integrative design for cancer prevention and therapy.

Window Into Winship

The left brain-right brain theory holds that left-brain people are more logical, right-brain people more artistic. This week, meet a few of the Winship faculty and staff members who prove that creativity can spring from the most scientific minds. Pictured: two sides of Carol Tucker-Burden, manager of the Marcus research lab, with a collage she created out of recycled lab objects.
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Summer Scholars To Showcase Research
Ten high school students (pictured with program coordinator Megan McCall) will graduate from Winship's 2018 Summer Scholars Research Program this week. They will present their final projects on Friday, July 13 from 8:30am to 12:30pm in the Kauffman Auditorium.
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Parks Among Top Peachtree Road Race Finishers
Completing the 10-kilometer course in under 32 minutes, radiation oncology resident Jason Parks, MD, was the fastest Georgian to run this year's AJC Peachtree Road Race on July 4. Parks was the overall winner of the 2017 Winship Win the Fight 5K.
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July 9-11 - Winship Volunteer Services Event
"Christmas in July" School Supply Drive

July 11 - Grand Rounds
Walid Shaib, MD - "An Update on Pancreatic Cancer Novelties and Treatment Modalities"

July 12 - Surgical Grand Rounds
EUH Perioperative Services Performance Day

July 13 - Symposium
Winship Summer Scholars Research Symposium

July 13 - No Elkin Lecture
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Winship's grants aggregator automatically updates each morning with the newest federal funding opportunities from

- NIH R01/R21: Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Population, Clinical and Applied Prevention Research (Due: Oct. 24, 2018)

- NIH/NCI Administrative Supplements to Support Cancer Disparity Collaborative Research (Due: Sept. 10, 2018)

- NIH/NCI UM1: Cooperative Human Tissue Network (Due: Aug. 28, 2018)


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