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Neuro-Oncology Through Research and Education

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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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN  38105

Amar Gajjar, M.D., Richard Gilbertson, M.D., Ph.D.

Amar Gajjar, M.D.

Research Categories:

    -Clinical research: pediatric neuro-oncology
    -Laboratory-based research: focused on pediatric brain tumors

Research Projects/interests:

     Comprehensive Brain Tumor Center
    -Novel aspects of chemotherapy
    -Radiation oncology
    -Late effects
     Research program:
    -Genome wide analysis of pediatric brain tumors
    -Mouse models
    -Transgenics and knock out mouse tumor models
    -Stem cell research
    -Screening for novel drugs against brain tumors