Blood trails: nanotechnology-enabled biomarker quantification for early disease detection

Friday, October 13, 2017 3:25 PM

posted in: Joint CaNCURE and Nanomedicine Academy Seminar

Dr. Tony Hu’s research focuses on developing and validating integrated nanotechnique-based strategies for marker discovery and molecular diagnostics in peripheral blood samples to provide a translatable solution for personalized medicine. His innovations aim to fill current gaps in early detection, real-time therapy monitoring and effective prognostics. Instead of competing on lowering the detection limit of […]

How to create a research e-portfolio

Thursday, September 21, 2017 3:00 PM

posted in: CaNCURE Professional Development Activity

-portfolios are a powerful tool for documenting and reflecting about experiential learning.  Come learn how to create an e-portfolio about your CaNCURE experience.       Anne L van de Ven is an Assistant Professor at Northeastern University.  Her research combines high throughput nanoparticle synthesis with quantitative imaging and multi-scale modeling for the treatment of […]

Getting the most out of your mentors

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 3:00 PM

posted in: CaNCURE Professional Development Activity

Mentorship can come from a lot of different places in the laboratory.  Seeking out the right mentor for the right situation will help you learn and grow intellectually, as well as professionally.  In this talk, you will learn how to assess potential mentors, communicate your strengths and weaknesses, and establish a working mentor-mentee relationship. Anne […]

CaNCURE New Student Orientation


Friday, July 14, 2017 12:00 PM

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This orientation will provide our new trainees with an introduction to cancer nanomedicine research, responsible conduct in research, and expectations of the CaNCURE program.

CaNCURE Nanomedicine Day is June 14, 2017!

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 12:00 PM

posted in: Nanomedicine conference

Our third annual Nanomedicine Day will feature talks and posters by CaNCURE co-op students, Nanomedicine Academy students, and other graduate students performing nanomedicine research at Northeastern University.  We invite all faculty and students to join us on June 14th to celebrate the accomplishments of our Nanomedicine trainees! No registration is necessary to attend. To present a […]