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Trudy G. Oliver, PhD: Small Cell Lung Cancer Behavior & Research

Trudy G. Oliver, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology

Duke University

This video was recorded April 16, 2024 at the 2nd Annual LiveLung Small Cell Summit

The 2nd Annual LiveLung Small Cell Summit was held April 16-17, 2024 in Raleigh, NC. We were honored to bring together Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients and their caregivers with ten renowned experts in the field of SCLC, including Trudy G. Oliver, PhD.

About the Speaker

Trudy G. Oliver received her PhD from Duke University in 2005 in Pharmacology and Cancer Biology studying the role of N-MYC in the childhood brain cancer, medulloblastoma. She completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship (2006-2011) in Dr. Tyler Jack's lab at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, studying chemotherapy resistance in mouse models of lung cancer. Dr. Oliver joined the University of Utah and Huntsman Cancer Institute in 2011, and became an Associate Professor in the Department of Oncological Sciences in 2018, with a Huntsman Cancer Institute Endowed Chair in Cancer Research. At the University of Utah, Dr. Oliver served as co-leader of the Cell Response and Regulation (CRR) program and co-leader of the Lung Cancer Center at HCI. In 2022, Dr. Oliver was recruited to Duke as a Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology as a Duke Science and Technology Scholar.

The LiveLung Small Cell Lung Cancer Program is supported in-part by grants from AstraZeneca, Amgen, and Jazz Pharmaceutical. The 2nd Annual LiveLung Small Cell Lung Cancer Summit was made possible in-part by grants from AstraZeneca, Amgen, Henlius, Jazz Pharmaceutical, Catalyst, and Gilead.

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