The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Unmet Needs Seminar Series

This seminar series will be highlighting the unmet needs in the clinical field with each speaker presenting their research and the most pressing challenges they find in their clinics today, followed by a Q&A.

The objective of this seminar series is to foster collaboration between UMass faculty working on bioactive delivery research and clinicians, to identify real unmet needs and challenges in the clinics where delivery science can contribute.

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Immunotherapy in Cancer

Host: Ashish Kulkarni, Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

Guest Speaker
Dr. David Fisher, Department of Determatology and Cancer Center, Massachusetts General Hospital
"Skin Signaling and its Manipulation: Influencing Melanoma Risk and Therapy"

Host: Govind Srimathveeravalli, Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Guest Speaker
Dr. Sylvia Lee, Assistant Professor in the Division of Medical
Oncology, University of Washington
"Cell Therapy for Solid Tumors"