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Webinar: Is Curcumin the Spice of Life? A Look at Cancer Prevention Evidence

May 4, 2011
copied from the NCI website:
Nutritional Science Research Group
Frontiers in Nutrition and Cancer Prevention: Online CME Series
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Is Curcumin the Spice of Life? A Look at Cancer Prevention Evidence
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
1:00 – 2:30 pm EDT

Curcumin, the active ingredient in curry powder, has been used for centuries to treat many maladies. This phytochemical shows promising cancer prevention properties including antioxidant and anti-inflammatory actions.

We invite clinicians and researchers to register for the first free webinar in NCI’s Frontiers in Nutrition and Cancer Prevention Series. Experts in the field of nutrition will update you on the role of curcumin, from basic science and clinical research to future directions.

Gabriela Riscuta, MD, CNS
Nutritionist, Nutritional Science Research Group
Division of Cancer Prevention
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

Featured Presenters
Basic Science: Prevention of Primary and Secondary Cancer by Curcumin
Adhip PN Majumdar, PhD, DSc
Professor, Wayne State University and Karmanos Cancer Institute
Senior Research Career Scientist
John D Dingell VA Medical Center
Detroit, MI
From Bench to Bedside: Curcumin Clinical Trial Results
Cherie-Ann Nathan, MD, FACS
Director of Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery and Research
Feist-Weiller Cancer Center
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Shreveport, LA
Perspective on Future Research
Bharat B Aggarwal, PhD
Professor and Chief of the Cytokine Research Section at MD Anderson Cancer Center Ransom Horne, Jr., Endowed Professorship in Cancer Research
Houston, TX

You can replay the Webinar from here

3 Comments leave one →
  1. May 23, 2011 2:55 pm

    a replay is available to those who registered for the seminar (but was not able to attend )

    • Barbara Neff permalink
      May 26, 2011 5:31 am

      Is the 5/17/11 replay available online for those who did not register for it?

  2. May 29, 2011 12:26 pm

    hi barbara, it seems it is only available to those who registered. I will upload it to youtube later on, and provide a link from my blog

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