The Chemistry Seminar for October 17, 2012, will be presented by Dr. Windy Dean-Colomb of the University of South Alabama Mitchell Cancer Center, Mobile, AL. The presentation will be at noon in Armstrong Hall Rm 103.

Dr. Dean-Colomb is a Gynecologic Oncologist and Assistant Professor of interdisciplinary Clinical Oncology.  The title of her presentation is "Studies with Triple Negative Breast Cancer Cells."

A native of Baton Rouge, LA, Dr. Dean-Colomb obtained her medical degree and fulfilled her residency at the University of Illinois as part of a combined MD/PhD program. In 2005 she moved back to Louisiana to work with FEMA in the disaster relief efforts following Hurricane Katrina. She resumed her medical oncology training in 2007 at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas where she completed her fellowship in oncology and also distinguished herself in the area of breast cancer research.