【Round Table Discussion】

Harvard  × KMU  × RCEM

哈佛  × 高醫 × 環醫

The Research Center for Environmental Medicine will have the great honor to  invite Professor David Christiani from Harvard T.H. School of Public Health, Harvard University. We will host a round table discussion on next Tuesday. Welcome to join the discussion, if you are interested in his research filed or going abroad for further research in the Harvard University. The detail informations are as followed: 
環醫中心本月邀請美國哈佛大學公共衛生學院Professor David Christiani蒞校進行學術交流,歡迎本校碩博士生、主治醫師、年輕教師或有興趣至哈佛大學進修之人員共同參與討論

    October 9th, 2018 (Tue.) 09:00am-11:00am

    Fourth Conference Room (4th floor), Li-Hsueh Building
       勵學大樓四樓 第四會議室

Professor David Christiani

Current Position:

  • ElkanBlout Professor of Environmental Genetics,
    Harvard T.H. School of Public Health
  • Jointly Appointed Chair Professor, Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, KMU

Research Abstract:

Dr. Christiani's major research focus is Molecular Epidemiology of cancer. At MGH and HSPH he has led studies of genetic susceptibility to lung cancer as well as esophageal cancer. Recently, his work has expanded to the pharmacogenomics of treatment outcomes in lung and esophageal malignancies. He is investigating biologic markers of PAH and arsenic exposure for population studies. He also collaborates with international scientists on the molecular epidemiology of arsenic-induced bladder and skin cancer, and petrochemical exposures and brain neoplasms and leukemia in children. Finally, Dr. Christiani collaborates with faculty in the social and behavioral sciences on cancer prevention in the workplace and the community.


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