News: Lynn Matrisian

Matrisian Accepts Role with Cancer Group

Friday, October 7th, 2011

Lynn Matrisian, Ph.D., professor and chair of the Department of Cancer Biology and Ingram Distinguished Professor of Cancer Research, will leave her Vanderbilt post at the end of the year to accept the newly-created position as vice president of Research and Medical Affairs at the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, based in Manhattan Beach, Calif. Harold […]

VICC Investigators Shine at Conference

Friday, April 15th, 2011

Lynn Matrisian, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Cancer Biology, has been named to the Nominating Committee for the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR). The announcement was made during the AACR annual meeting held earlier this month in Orlando, Fla. Matrisian has served as AACR president from 2004-2005, as a member of the board […]

Tenth Anniversary for Cancer Biology

Friday, November 12th, 2010

The Department of Cancer Biology at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine will celebrate its 10th anniversary on Thursday, Nov. 18, with a scientific symposium from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in 898-B PRB. The keynote speaker is Zena Werb, Ph.D., vice chair of Anatomy at the University of California, San Francisco. Her talk, entitled, “Of […]