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WFNOS Magazine

The inaugural issue of the official publication of the World Federation of Neuro-Oncology Societies is ...

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Neuro-Oncology Review Course at SNO

November 16, 2016. Register in conjunction with the SNO Annual Meeting

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CNS Anticancer Drug Discovery and Development Conference

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EANO 2016

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18th Annual Brain Tumor Update and 7th Annual International Symposium on Long-Term Control of Metastases to the Brain and Spine

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2nd CNS Anticancer Drug Discovery/Development Conference

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Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland Clinic
9500 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, OH  44195

Gene H. Barnett, M.D.
Robert Weil. M.D.

Jackie Garcia, Fellowship Coordinator

Research Categories:

    -Genetic investigation of malignant and benign gliomas
    -Etiology and pathogenesis of metastatic brain tumors
    -Stem cells and stem tumor cells
    -Benign brain tumors including meningioma, pituitary adenoma, and neurocutaneous disorders
    -Clinical research:clinical trials, clinical outcomes, and epidemiology
    -Translational research including brain tumor modeling and convection-enhanced delivery
    -Clinical outcomes of stereotactic radiosurgery and stereotactic spinal radiosurgery

Research Interest/Projects:

    -Dr. Gene Barnett: Genetic investigation of brain tumors; clinical trials of novel therapeutic interventions; modeling of brain
     tumor growth; computer-aided brain navigation and interrogation; immunotherapy
    -Dr. Lilyana Angelov:  Clinical trials; CNS lymphoma; cranial and spinal radiosurgery outcomes
    -Dr. Samuel Chao:  Clinical trials, radiosurgery outcomes; pathogenesis of radiation necrosis
    -Dr. Bruce Cohen:  pediatric brain tumors and neurocutaneous disorders; mitochondrial diseases
    -Dr. James Finke:  immunotherapy of brain tumors
    -Dr. Candece Gladson: basic biology of brain tumorigenesis, invasion and migration; angiogenesis
    -Dr. Jaharal Haque:  Role of STAT and interleukin signaling in gliomagenesis and invasion; role of glioma tumor stem
     cells in tumor formation and regulation by JAK-STAT and MYC pathways
    -Dr. David Peereboom:  clinical trials, including Phase I-Phase III trials
    -Dr. Greg Plautz:  immunotherapy of glioma tumor stem cells
    -Dr. Richard Prayson:  Clinical and translational pathology of primary and metastatic brain tumors, benign and malignant
    -Dr. Jeremy Rich:  Basic and applied science glioblastoma tumor stem cells, including treatment sensitivity and
     radiobiological effects
    -Dr. Glen Stevens:  Neuro-oncology clincal research and outcomes
    -Dr. John Suh: Clinical trials, radiosurgery outcomes
    -Dr. Tanya Tekautz: Pediatric tumor clinical tirals and tumor outcomes; analysis of BRAF alterations and tumor treatment
    -Dr. Michael Vogelbaum:  Clinical trials; translational research, including translational research including brain tumor
     modeling and convection-enhanced delivery
    -Robert Weil:  genomic and proteomic analysis of primary and metastatic brain tumors; role of CTCF and homologues on
     gliomagenesis; microarray and SNP analysis of malignant brain tumors; clinical and outcomes research, including quality
     analysis; development of models of tumor formation, including mathematical modeling; identification of brain tumor and
     pituitary tumor stem cells; Phase O trials