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Physician Updates

Once a month, The Pap Corps invites physicians from Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, to talk to our members about the latest updates in their research programs. Below are the most recent videos from these talks. You can also visit our YouTube channel to browse the full collection.

Dr. Schatz

Listen to Dr. Jonathan H. Schatz’s speech at the presidents’ meeting for The Pap Corps. He discusses the importance of physician recruitment at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and his research on tumor resistance.

Meeting Date: April 12, 2018

Dr. Barredo

Listen to Dr. Julio C. Barredo’s speech at the presidents’ meeting for The Pap Corps. He discusses Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center’s research on targeted therapy for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). The Pap Corps also presented him with a check for its 2017 end-of-year campaign for pediatric cancer that will help further research at Sylvester.

Meeting Date: March 8, 2018

Dr. Trent

Listen to Dr. Jonathan C. Trent’s speech at the presidents’ meeting for The Pap Corps. He discusses the sarcoma clinical trials at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, including one that uses a new immunotherapy approach combined with a targeted therapy. Dr. Trent also explains the center’s precision medicine initiative.

Meeting Date: January 12, 2017

Dr. Ronan Swords

Listen to Dr. Ronan Swords speech at the presidents’ meeting for The Pap Corps. He discusses acute myeloid leukemia and the Cancer Epigenetics Program at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Meeting Date: February 9, 2017

Dr. Mohammad Jahanzeb

Listen to Dr. Mohammad Jahanzeb’s speech at the presidents’ meeting for The Pap Corps. He discusses survival outcomes at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center compared to other cancer centers. During the meeting, The Pap Corps also presented a check to Dr. Nimer for cancer research at Sylvester.

Meeting Date: May 11, 2017

Dr. Nichols

Listen to Dr. Anna J. Nichols speech at the presidents’ meeting for The Pap Corps. She discusses the importance of early sun protection and the HPV vaccine’s effects on keratinocyte carcinomas.

Meeting Date: December 14, 2017

Dr. Berkowitz

The Pap Corps presents a $47,713 check to the Dr. Kevin Berkowitz Memorial Stem Cell Initiative. The funds will be allocated to the adult stem cell transplant program.

Meeting Date: April 14, 2016

Sophia George, Ph.D

Listen to Sophia George, Ph.D.’s speech at the presidents’ meeting for The Pap Corps. She discusses her research at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, which includes studying women with BRCA-1 and BRCA-2 gene mutations who have a high risk for ovarian cancer.

Meeting Date: December 8, 2016

Dr. Nimer

Watch The Pap Corps present Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center with $3.6 million check. In addition to the check presentation, members received updates on Sylvester from Dr. Jerry Goodwin and Dr. Stephen Nimer.

Meeting Date: May 14, 2015

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