Fellows' Journal Club


In this conference, fellows identify a specific question to be answered and present practice-changing articles that helped to fill this gap in knowledge. The articles need not have been published recently but should be recognized as landmarks in each area.

Citations and abstracts

Citations and abstracts of articles discussed can be viewed by clicking the PubMed link.


Monthly (4th Wednesday, unless noted otherwise)
12:00-1:00 PM
11th Floor North Conference Room, Mid-Campus Center

2017-2018 Academic Year

Date Speaker Title Link
Aug 30, 2017 Bita Fakhri Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Early Positron Emission Tomography Response-Adapted Treatment in Stage I and II Hodgkin Lymphoma: Final Results of the Randomized EORTC/LYSA/FIL H10 Trial
  Eric Huselton Adapted Treatment Guided by Interim PET-CT Scan in Advanced Hodgkin's Lymphoma PubMed
  Nancy Bartlett
Faculty Discussant
Fine-Tuning the Treatment of Hodgkin's Lymphoma PubMed
Sep 27, 2017 Natasha Edwin Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Midostaurin Plus Chemotherapy for Acute Myeloid Leukemia With a FLT3 Mutation
  Ramzi Abboud Enasidenib in Mutant IDH2 Relapsed or Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia PubMed
  Geoff Uy
Faculty Discussant
Oct 26, 2017
Amber Xu Breast Cancer
Olaparib for Metastatic Breast Cancer in Patients With a Germline BRCA Mutation
  Aabha Oza Adjuvant Pertuzumab and Trastuzumab in Early HER2-Positive Breast Cancer PubMed
  Ashley Frith
Faculty Discussant
Nov 22, 2017 Amber Xu Lower GI
  Miriam Jacobs
Dec 20, 2017 Ramon Jin Upper GI
  Amber Afzal
Jan 24, 2018 Daniel Guy MPN
  Amber Afzal
Feb 21, 2018 Stephen Barman Lung
  Nkiruka Ezenwajiaku
Mar 21, 2018 Nkiruka Ezenwajiaku Genitourinary
  Patrick Grierson
May 2, 2018 Francesca Ferraro Thrombosis/Anticoagulation
May 30, 2018 Patrick Grierson Melanoma
  Aabha Oza
Jun 13, 2018 Bruna Pellini Ferreira Primary Gliomas
  Nusayba Bagegni
Jun 20, 2018 Brett Herzog Brain Metastases
  Pavan Bhamidipati