Seminar 26 – Glioblastoma Pathogenesis: Molecular Targets and Therapies

Dr. Arezu Jahani-Asl
McGill University, Canada.

2 May 2021 – 6:00pm (UTC)

Dr. Arezu Jahani-Asl was born and raised in Mahabad. Completed Undergrad studies at the University of Toronto, Graduate studies at the University of Ottawa, and Post-doctorate studies at Harvard Medical School.

Presently Associate Professor of Medicine at McGill University and FRQS Scholar  

Research Focus:  brain diseases such as mental retardation and brain cancer. The seminar will focus on  

adult glioblastoma, a cancer of the brain for which, presently, there is no cure. Dr. Jahani is addressing how these tumors form and grow.