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Brain, Behavior, and Cancer Seminar Series June 27, 2013, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Hillman Cancer Center Cooper Classroom C

Good Science, Great Talks:
Three Cancer-Focused TEDMED Presentations from 2013

Ellen Beckjord, MPH, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Biobehavioral Medicine in Oncology Program
University of Pittsburgh

Light lunch provided.  Please contact Dolores Oliver ( if you plan to attend, need directions, or need more information. 




Seminar Series Sponsored by 
The Biobehavioral Medicine in Oncology Program
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute



TEDMED presentations are often great examples of creative presentations on cutting-edge issues in medicine and health care. But how often do we make the time to sit and watch these 15 minute videos? In this special session of the Brain, Behavior, and Cancer Seminar series, we will show three excellent TEDMED presentations that showcase good science and great talks. Join us for lunch and some video viewing on June 27.


The Cooper Classrooms are located on the ground level of the Hillman Cancer Center, 5115 Centre Avenue, Shadyside. After entering the building walk to the left past the elevators.  Facing the gift shop turn right down the hallway. Room C is the 3rd door in the lobby area on the left.

Parking is available in the garage at the UPMC Cancer Pavilion across the street from the Hillman Cancer Center (~$6 cash/credit for 1-2 hours). There are also parking meters along Centre Avenue, Cypress Street and Baum Boulevard in the blocks surrounding the Cancer Center. The 71A & 71C both travel from Oakland and stop at Cypress Street just beyond the Cancer Center entrance. UPMC shuttles also run between Oakland and Shadyside (