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Energy Balance Journal Club - Obesity & Cancer Outcomes

Energy Balance Journal Club - Obesity & Cancer Outcomes

 

Obesity and Cancer Outcomes – “Can Prognosis be changed with diet and exercise?”
 
Facilitated by Ann Klopp, MD, PhD
Friday, November 8, 2013
12:00 – 1:00pm
FCT3.4166 Room 2 & Room 7
Lunch provided to the first 20 attendees
 
Articles include:
 
·         Ballard-Barbash R, Friedenreich CM, Courneya KS, Siddiqi SM, McTiernan A, Alfano CM. Physical Activity, Biomarkers, and Disease Outcomes in Cancer Survivors: A Systematic Review.

 

The Center for Energy Balance in Cancer Prevention and Survivorship’s monthly trans-disciplinary journal club aims to bring researchers from multiple disciplines together to examine different energy balance-related topics.

 Center for Energy Balance in Cancer Prevention and Survivorship is directed by Karen Basen-Engquist, Ph.D., M.P.H

Date: 11/8/13, 12pm to 1pm
Time: 11/8/13, 12pm to 1pm
Location: Pickens Academic Tower, Floor 3, Room 2 (FCT3.4166)
Format: All Employee Meeting
Speaker: Dr. Ann Klopp
Speaker Bio: Dr. Ann Klopp is an Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. She is a physician-scientist specializing in the treatment of gynecologic cancers with 50% of her time devoted to laboratory research. Her laboratory research is focused on understanding effects of adipose and bone-marrow derived stem cells in gynecologic cancers. Clinically, she is interested in the management of advanced endometrial cancers and the use of advanced radiation techniques to minimize toxicity.
Sponsor: Center for Energy Balance in Cancer Prevention and Survivorship
Contact: Nazim Ali - (713) 792-2431 - nnali@mdanderson.org
Attachments:
  EB Jo Club 11.8.13 Flier.pdf (PDF, 155 KB)