Conferences + Seminars + Community Events


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Sept. Connection

UF Health Cancer Center Events


The UF Health Cancer Center Topics in Cancer + Oncology Grand Rounds Seminar Series will be held online via Zoom until further notice due to COVID-19.  We hope you join us as we continue to engage in academic discourse during this difficult time.

Participants will be muted upon joining the webinar — to participate in the Q&A portion, hold your spacebar down while speaking.

Topics in Cancer will be held from 9 a.m. – 10 a.m., and Grand Rounds will be held from 12 p.m – 1 p.m. 

UFHCC Topics in Cancer Seminar Series

UF Health Cancer Center’s Topics in Cancer seminar series is held every Friday from 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. For more information, contact Madison Madore

Giorgio Trinchieri, M.D. | Nov. 5 | 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. | “Targeting the Microbiome in Cancer Immunotherapy”

Juan Guan, Ph.D. | Nov. 12 | 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. | “Seeing is Believing: Protein Phase Separation in Cancer Signaling”

Mei He, Ph.D. | Nov. 19 | 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. | “High-Efficient Cellular Production of Immune Functional Extracellular Vesicles for Cancer Immunotherapy”

Working Group Meetings

Discover all the UF Health Cancer Center Working Groups here. The objective of these groups is to provide a platform for investigators to interact, disseminate ideas, create new collaborations and strengthen ongoing interactions, with the goal of increasing submissions of multi-P grant applications. Our working groups include research program members as well as postdoctoral fellows, graduate students and research faculty from across UF. 

View all the upcoming Working Group meetings here.

Cancer AI

When: November 18 | 12 p.m.
Where: Online via Zoom

Cancer Communications & Technology

When: November 26 | 11 a.m.
WhereOnline via Zoom

Health Disparities

When: November 17 | 4 p.m.
WhereOnline via Zoom

Tobacco Control 

When: October 27 | 4 p.m.
WhereOnline via Zoom


When: November 5 | 12 p.m.
WhereOnline via Zoom

Targeted Therapeutics

When: November 1 | 12 p.m.
WhereOnline via Zoom

Research Program Meetings

The research priorities of the UF Health Cancer Center cut across and align with our three research programs: Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Cancer Therapeutics and Host Response and Mechanisms of Oncogenesis. View all the upcoming UF Health Cancer Center Research Program meetings here.

Cancer Control and Population Sciences

When: November 22 | 3 p.m.
Where: Online Via Zoom

Cancer Therapeutics and Host Response

When: October 29 | 4:30 p.m.
Where: Online via Zoom

Mechanisms of Oncogenesis (MOO)

When: October 29 | 12 p.m.
Where: Online via Zoom

Community Events



The UF Health Cancer Center invites you to the Research Symposium 2021, taking place December 7-8. This annual event includes a keynote presentation by a nationally renowned cancer researcher, a judged poster session with prizes for the top trainee posters and three-minute thesis presentations by the UFHCC Predoctoral Award recipients.

Research Symposium