Talk Story Hui

UH Cancer Center's Talk Story Hui is a way for the Center's cancer researchers to give talks to community groups about the latest research and education efforts of the UH Cancer Center.

Talk Story Hui

UH Cancer Center's Talk Story Hui is a way for the Center's cancer researchers to give talks to community groups about the latest research and education efforts of the UH Cancer Center.

UH Cancer Center Overview

-How basic research leads to new clinical trials and therapies

-How the UH Cancer Center serves the people of Hawaiʻi and the US Affiliated Pacific Islands

-Careers in Biomedical Sciences

-Basics of cancer research

Presenter: Joe Ramos, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Artificial intelligence and cancer

Presenter: John Shepherd, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Betel nut cancer research

Presenter: Thaddeus Herzog, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Body shape related to cancer and health

-Dense breast and their association to breast cancer risk.

-How is UH Cancer Center using artificial intelligence to reduce the burden of cancer in Hawaiʻi

-How is your body shape related to your health?

Presenter: John Shepherd, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Brain cancer

Presenter: Joe Ramos, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Breast cancer

-Dense breast and their association to breast cancer risk

-Breast cancer screening

Presenters:

Jami Fukui, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Jessica Rhee, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

John Shepherd, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Cancer clinical trials

-The role of clinical trials to improve cancer care

-Improving cancer care through clinical trials

-What is a clinical trial, types of trials, barriers and myths about cancer clinical trials

Presenters:

Jessica Rhee, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Jeffrey Berenberg, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Randall Holcombe, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Cancer exercise rehabilitation

-iCARE (Implementing a Cancer Rehabilitation program)

Presenters:

Jami Fukui, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

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Cancer prevention across the Pacific

Presenters:

Kevin Cassel, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Erin Bantum, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Cancer Screening

Presenters:

John Shepherd, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Kevin Cassel, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Colorectal cancer

-Colorectal cancer risk factors and prevention

Presenters:

Loic Le Marchand, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Kevin Cassel, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Angela Sy, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center and University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Johh A. Burns School of Medicine

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Diet and cancer

-The influence of diet quality and risk for cancer

-The influence of diet quality and body composition

-The Dietary Guidelines for Americans

-Information specific to age groups

Presenter: Carol Boushey, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

E-cigarettes cancer research

Presenters:

Thomas Wills, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Pallav Pokhrel, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Genetic causes of cancer

Presenters:

Haining Yang, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Michele Carbone, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Health and Ethnic Disparities

-Multiethnic Cohort Study and cancer disparities research

Presenters:

Loic Le Marchand, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Lynne Wilkens, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Unhee Lim, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Brenda Hernandez, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Natural products Hawaii

-Cancer research using natural products

-Various compounds that have been discovered at some of the more popular beaches and their biomedical potential.

Presenters:

Joe Ramos, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Philip Williams, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Department of Chemistry

Nutrition

Presenters:

Carol Boushey, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Rachel Novotny, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Obesity and cancer

Presenters:

Herbert Yu, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Unhee Lim, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Skin cancer prevention and screening

-"Using What Works - Adapting Research into Public Health Policy and Practice."

Presenters:
Kevin Cassel, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

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Women's cancer

-Risk factors for ovarian and endometrial cancers

-Updates on gynecologic cancer research in the Multiethnic Cohort Study

-Gynecological cancers

Presenters:
Melissa Merritt, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

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