MRM Lecture Series

In Memory of Michael S. Ratner

November 21, 2015
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November 19 Meeting Notes

Thank you Dr. Joshua LaBaer, director of the Virginia Piper Center for Personalized Medicine, for an exciting presentation on the immune system and how it relates to cancer. Dr. LaBaer was both knowledgeable and comfortable with his topic and provided … Continue reading

October 19, 2015
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October 15 Meeting Notes

Our October presenter, Jeffrey D. Esko, Ph.D, distinguished professor of cellular and molecular medicine at the University of California, San Diego, talked about MHE AND ME: Developing a pharmacological approach for multiple hereditary exostoses. Wow! What a fabulous presentation. Dr. … Continue reading

September 20, 2015
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September 17 Meeting Notes

What a great turnout—35 people attended September’s lecture at Bluewater Grill. We had an excellent presenter, Dr. Kuo, talking about THE CHANGING FACE OF HOW WE TREAT LUNG CANCER, which included screening, complete overview, and the newest scientific advances.  A … Continue reading

June 20, 2015
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June 18 Meeting Notes

Our June 18 presentation with world-renown homeopathic medical doctor and chief physician of Oasis of Healing in Mesa, AZ, Dr. Thomas Lodi, brought in 87 attendees with 25 additional people on the waiting list. The MRM support lecture series promoted … Continue reading

May 23, 2015
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May 21 Meeting Notes

Dr. Panos Fidias, Associate Professor of Medicine, U of A, and Section Leader of the Thoracic Oncology at St. Joseph’s Hospital, presented at our May 21 meeting and talked about how close we are to personalized cancer care. It isn’t … Continue reading

April 21, 2015
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April 16 Meeting Notes

Our April 16 meeting with Landon Inge, PhD, Norton Thoracic Institute, was not only informative, but a gala affair with our new sponsor, Bluewater Grill. We had a large, comfortable room set up with tables and cushioned chairs and a fabulous … Continue reading

March 21, 2015
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March 19 Meeting Notes

We had ‘standing room’ only at last night’s presentation, THE LINK BETWEEN NUTRITION AND CANCER. Our speaker, Dr. Colleen Huber, author of CHOOSE YOUR FOODS LIKE YOUR LIFE DEPENDS ON THEM, talked about the results of her study and published … Continue reading

February 22, 2015
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February 19th Meeting Notes

What a wonderful presentation by Dr. Huang, Director of Education and Program Development at the Norton Thoracic Institute, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center. Positive Pathways for Esophageal and Lung Cancer covered the spectrum of preventative care, early diagnosis, and … Continue reading

January 27, 2015
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January 15 Meeting Notes

Our restaurant sponsor, Bink’s Midtown in central Phoenix, offered attendees tortilla soup meatballs in a scrumptious sauce, house-made potato chips light and perfectly seasoned, and a vegetable and cheese platter with varied dips. They had plenty of drinks available, from iced tea, to coffee, … Continue reading

January 23, 2015
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February 19th Meeting

Dr. Jasmine Huang, Director of Education and Program Development at Norton Thoracic Institute, will be speaking at the February 19th event. Dr. Huang’s topic, Esophageal and Lung Cancer Positive Pathways, will present the latest in treatment options for those two critical cancers. … Continue reading