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Division of Labor Among the Subunits of a Highly Coordinated Ring ATPase Host: TPCB Students Speaker: Carlos Bustamante, Ph.D. Professor: Chemistry, Physics and Molecular and Cell Biology University of California, Berkeley
1:30pm to 2:30pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC 105
"Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program" Speaker Information: Katrin Chua, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor with Tenure Division of Endocrinology, Gerontology, and Metabolism, Stanford University School of Medicine Associate Director and Director of Admissions, MD-PhD Medical Scientist Training Program, Stanford University School of Medicine Faculty Member, Admissions and Steering Committee, Cancer Biology Program, Stanford University School of Medicine Sponsor(s): Jayanta Chaudhuri, Ph.D. Event Organizer Name: Brianne Cimaglia Event Organizer Contact: (646) 888-3712
3:00pm to 4:00pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC Auditorium
"Characterizing Lymphoproliferative Disorders in Sub-Saharan Africa: The UNC-Malawi Experience" Yuri Fedoriw, M.D. Associate Professor with Tenure Department of Pathology and Lab Medicine Director of Hematopathology University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Pathology Library Room C-405
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Belfer Research Building 302 C/D
WCM SPECIAL SEMINAR SERIES by: David Shechner, Ph.D. HHMI/Jane Coffin Childs Postdoctoral Research Fellow Dept. of Stem Cell & Regenerative Biology HARVARD U.
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Biochemistry Conference Room E115
"Personalizing the Genome: The Platelet IIb3 Story" Barry S. Coller, MD David Rockefeller Professor of Medicine Head, Allen and Frances Adler Laboratory of Blood and Vascular Biology Physician-in-Chief, Rockefeller University Hospital Vice President for Medical Affairs Rockefeller University Lunch will be provided
12:45pm to 7:00pm
Belfer Research Building 302-A
The NY Cancer Genomics Research Network presents: Kivanc Birsoy, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Head of Laboratory of Metabolic Regulation and Genetics The Rockefeller University Alec Kimmelman, M.D., Ph.D. Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology NYU Langone Medical Center Thales Papagiannakopoulos, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Pathology NYU School of Medicine
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Signatures of Mutational Processes in Human Cancer Hosts: Scott Lowe, PhD, and Barry Taylor, PhD Presenter: Professor Sir Michael Stratton, FMedSci, FRS Director, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Cambridge, UK Refreshments in the lobby at 4:00 pm
4:30pm to 5:30pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center Auditorium
"Single Cell Approaches to Dissect Mechanisms for Epigenetic Memory" Speaker: Amos Tanay, Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Weizmann Institute of Science Rehovot, Israel Host: Dr. Dana Pe'er Tea Time: 10:15 a.m.
10:30am to 11:30am
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC 105
STUDENT: Maria A. Sacta LOCATION: 2nd Floor Conference Room (Hospital for Special Surgery) PROGRAM: Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis DISSERTATION: Gene Specific Mechanism Dictate Glucocorticoid Receptor Mediated Repression of Inflammatory Response Genes in Macrophages. Chairperson: Dr. Lionel Ivashkiv Major Sponsor: Dr. Inez Rogatsky Minor Sponsor: Dr. Jayanta Chaudhuri Minor Sponsor: Dr. Kirk Deitsch Additional Member: Dr. Agata Smogorzewska (The Rockefeller University)
1:00pm to 7:00pm
HSS 2nd Floor Conference Room
Developmental Biology Program Speaker Information: Scott Hawley, Ph.D., Investigator, Stowers Institute for Medical Research Dean, Graduate School of the Stowers Institute for Medical Research Kansas, MO Sponsor(s): Jennifer Zallen, Ph.D. Event Organizer Name: Julie Kwan (646) 888-3710
2:00pm to 3:00pm
MSK - Rockefeller Research Laboratories RRL 101
Key questions in Immuno-Oncology and the multidisciplinary collaborations required to answer them Sandra Demaria, M.D. Professor of Radiation Oncology Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Weill Cornell Medicine
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Belfer Research Building Belfer Research Building, Room 204 B/C
Drs. Blenis and Guzman invite you to the revamped Biomedical Science Reviews Seminar Series BSRSS is intended to provide the most up-to-date reviews of translational biomedical research by leaders in their fields and talented new investigators, for faculty, lab researchers, and clinical fellows. The revamped series will be held at the Belfer Research Building and at the Weill Medical College. 10/28: Selina Chen-Kiang, PhD Targeting CDK4/6 in Cancer: From Hypothesis to Therapy
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C611
STUDENT: Kaitlyn Gayvert PROGRAM: Tri-Institutional PhD Program in Computational Biology and Medicine (CBM) DISSERTATION: Precision Medicine in the Age of “Big Data”: Leveraging Machine Learning and Genomics for Drug Discovery. Chairperson: Dr. Olga Boudker Major Sponsor: Dr. Olivier Elemento Minor Sponsor: Dr. John Chodera Minor Sponsor: Dr. Ekta Khurana
1:00pm to 7:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College A-250
The Rockefeller University Friday Lecture Series presents: Sue Biggins, Ph.D. Member and Associate Director Division of Basic Sciences Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
3:45pm to 5:00pm
Rockefeller University Caspary Auditorium
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Chairman's Conference Kartik Viswanathan, M.D., Ph.D. Pathology Resident " 'WHO' dunnit: Classification of Renal Tumors - Past and Present" Elaine Zhong, M.D. Pathology Resident "Ex Vivo Microscopy in Pathology Practice" Monday, May 8, 2017 5p.m. John T. Ellis Pathology Library C-405
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Pathology Library Room C-405
Dr. Joseph Sparano, M.D. Associate Chairman, Department of Oncology Montefiore Medical Center Professor of Medicine & Women's Health Albert Einstein College of Medicine Bronx, NY
8:00am to 9:00am
Weill Cornell Medical College Room F-539
Julie A. Sosa, M.D. Professor of Surgery; Professor of Medicine; Chief, Endocrine Surgery; Director, Health Services Research, Department of Surgery, Division of Advanced Oncologic and GI Surgery; Duke University Medical College; Leader, Endocrine Neoplasia Diseases Group, Duke Cancer Institute and the Duke Clinical Research Institute "Re-telling the Story About Thyroid Cancer in the United States: Is Less Always More?"
12:00pm to 1:00pm
402 East 67th St. Level C1 Conference Center
STUDENT: Helen Hamie Kang PROGRAM: Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis DISSERTATION: Autophagy, Mechanisms and Potential in Cancer Treatment. Chairperson: Dr. Michael Overholtzer Major Sponsor: Dr. Xuejun Jiang Minor Sponsor: Dr. Yueming Li Minor Sponsor: Dr. Inez Rogatsky Additional Member: Dr. Marilyn Resh (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center)
2:00pm to 5:00pm
MSK - Rockefeller Research Laboratories RRL-B20
The Rockefeller University presents: Dalit Barkan, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Laboratory of Breast Cancer Dormancy and Metastasis University of Haifa
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Rockefeller University Weiss Research Building room 301
Seminar Title: New Chemical Tools for Site-Selective Program Modification Host: Dr. Yael David Name of Speaker: Matthew Francis Speaker's Credentials: Ph.D. Speaker's Title: Professor, Department of Chemistry Speaker's Affiliation: University of California, Berkeley Institution Location: Berkeley, CA Seminar Date: 5/9/2017 Start Time: 4:00 PM End Time: 5:00 PM Tea ?: Yes Tea Time: Tea at 3:45 PM Location: ZRC 105
4:00pm to 5:00pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center 105
The Meyer Cancer Center presents a Translational Workshop featuring: "Synthetic Lethal Strategies for Targeting DNA Repair in Cancer" Alan Ashworth, Ph.D., FRS E. Dixon Heise Distinguished Professor in Oncology President, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center Senior Vice President for Cancer Services, UCSF Health "PARP Inhibitor Resistance and Acquired Vulnerability in Ovarian Cancer" Alan D. D’Andrea, M.D. Director, Susan F. Smith Center for Women’s Cancers, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute "DNA Repair in Prostate Cancer: Biologic and Clinical Implications" Himisha Beltran, M.D. Assistant Professor of Medicine Weill Cornell Medicine "DNA Damage and Cell Metabolism" Lewis Cantley, Ph.D. Meyer Director, Meyer Cancer Center Weill Cornell Medicine Panel Discussion Moderators: Selina Chen-Kiang, Ph.D. Professor of Pathology and Immunology Ruben Niesvizky, M.D. Professor of Medicine
4:00pm to 7:00pm
Belfer Research Building 204 A-C
The WCMC Leukemia Working Group presents: Teresa Bowman, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Albert Einstein College of Medicine
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Belfer Research Building 1401
“Elucidating lung stem cells and cancer at single cell resolution” Mark Krasnow, M.D., Ph.D. Stanford Physician Scientist
8:00am to 9:00am
Uris Auditorium
The Breakout Prize Symposium will congratulate the outstanding postdoctoral researchers and recipients of the 2017 Breakout Prize. This prize was established by Drs. Cornelia Bargmann of The Rockefeller University, Lewis Cantley of Weill Cornell Medicine, and Charles Sawyers of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Each of these faculty were recipients of the 2013 Breakthrough Prize for Life Sciences and contributed a portion of their award to establish this new annual prize for exceptional postdoctoral trainees. Refreshments available at 9:45am with presentations beginning at 10:00 am in ZRC-138, reception to follow in ZRC-105. Please RSVP by Friday, April 28, 2017 to desaip1@mskcc.org or (212) 639-3022
10:00am to 1:00pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC - 138
STUDENT: Minkyung Song PROGRAM: Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis DISSERTATION: ER Stress Sensor IRE1-XBP1 Regulates T cell Function in Ovarian Cancer. Chairperson: Dr. Vivek Mittal Major Sponsor: Dr. Juan R. Cubillos-Ruiz Minor Sponsor: Dr. Gary Koretzky Additional Member: Dr. Laurie H. Glimcher (Dana-Farber Cancer Institute)
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College A-250
Name of Meeting: Immunology Program Host: Alexander Rudensky Tea Time at 1:45 PM Seminar Title: "Themis and Control of T cell receptor signaling strength during differentiation" Name of Speaker: Nicholas Gascoigne, Ph.D. Speaker's Title: Provost’s Chair Professor and Head of Department Department of Microbiology and Immunology Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine National University of Singapore, Singapore
2:00pm to 3:00pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC Auditorium
Tracking the Fate of Natural Killer Cells Host: Joseph Sun, Ph.D. Presenter: Lewis L. Lanier, Ph.D. J. Michael Bishop, M.D., Distinguished Professor and Chair Department of Microbiology and Immunology University of California, San Francisco Leader, Cancer, Immunity, and Microenvironment Program UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center San Francisco, CA Refreshments in the lobby at 4pm
4:30pm to 5:30pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC Auditorium
The Meyer Cancer Center Lymphoid Malignancies Working Group presents: John Allan, M.D. Weill Cornell Medicine
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C-611
Update in NCI cooperative group activity at WCM-NYP / MCC Scott Tagawa, M.S., M.D. Richard A. Stratton Associate Professor in Hematology and Oncology Medical Director for Cancer Clinical Trials Weill Cornell Medicine
5:45pm to 7:00pm
Belfer Research Building 204 A/B
Departments of Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecture by: Ehud Isacoff, Ph.D. Professor of Neurobiology U. of California - Berkeley
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Biochemistry Conference Room E115
"A Pathologist and Oncologist Sidekick: IDH1 and TERT Mutations in Cancers" Hai Yan, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Pathology, Director of Molecular Oncogenomics Laboratory Duke University, Durham, NC Host: Xuejun Jiang Tea Time: 1:45pm
2:00pm to 3:00pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC Auditorium
Scientific Symposium in Celebration of Dinshaw Patel’s 75th Birthday and 25 Years of Service at SKI "From Structure to Function: Gene and Epigenetic Regulation" Speakers: Alexander Serganov NYUAnh Tuan Phan Nanyang Technological UniversityBarry Honig Columbia University/HHMIHao Wu Harvard Medical SchoolHashim Al-Hashimi Duke University Medical CenterIshwar Radhakrishnan Northwestern UniversityLawrence Shapiro Columbia UniversitySteve Jacobsen UCLA/HHMIThomas Hermann UCSDThomas Tuschl Rockefeller University/HHMIWayne Hendrickson Columbia UniversityYang Shi Harvard Medical SchoolSponsors: Scientific Organizers: Hashim Al-Hashimi, Duke University and Christopher D. Lima, MSKCC
9:00am to 6:00pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC Auditorium
Drs. Blenis and Guzman invite you to the revamped Biomedical Science Reviews Seminar Series BSRSS is intended to provide the most up-to-date reviews of translational biomedical research by leaders in their fields and talented new investigators, for faculty, lab researchers, and clinical fellows. The revamped series will be held at the Belfer Research Building and at the Weill Medical College. 10/28: Selina Chen-Kiang, PhD Targeting CDK4/6 in Cancer: From Hypothesis to Therapy
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C611
"43 year old male with Malignant Neoplasm of the Esophagus" case presented by Dr. Juan Miguel Mosquera / Dr. Erika Hissong Associate Professor of Medicine / Pathology Resident Weill Cornell Medicine / NewYork-Presbyterian Refreshments will be served
2:30pm to 7:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C-405
TBD Heather Yeo, M.D., MHS Nanette Laitman Clinical Scholar in Healthcare Policy and Research/Clinical Evaluation Assistant Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research Assistant Professor of Surgery Weill Cornell Medical College Assistant Attending Surgeon NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
8:00am to 9:00am
Uris Auditorium
Take Action Against Breast Cancer Symposium: Genetic Testing. Screening. Lifestyle Prevention Come learn about the latest trends with regard to breast cancer prevention from some of the top experts in the field: Dr. Andrew Dannenberg, Weill Cornell Medicine Dr. Orli Etingin, Weill Cornell Medicine Dr. Alexandra Heerdt, Memorial Sloan Kettering Dr. Linda LaTrenta, Greenwich Hospital Dr. Ken Offit, Memorial Sloan Kettering Monday, May 15, 2017 9:30am Breakfast 10am Panel Discussion Old Oaks Country Club 3100 Purchase Street Purchase, NY For more information and to RSVP online, go to: http://weblink.donorperfect.com/2017MedicalSymposium.
9:30am to 7:00pm
Old Oaks Country Club
"Using the Cell Cycle to Treat Cancer" Norman Sharpless, M.D. Director, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Wellcome Distinguished Professor in Cancer Research Professor of Medicine and Genetics University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC Host: Dr. Scott Lowe Tea: 11:45 a.m.
12:00pm to 1:00pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center Auditorium
Host: Theresa Lu (HSS) Tea at 1:15 PM Seminar Title: Thymic Selection of Soldiers and Peacekeepers Name of Speaker: Kristin Hogquist, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology Associate Director, Center for Immunology Speaker's Affiliation: University of Minnesota Institution Location: Minneapolis, MN
1:30pm to 2:30pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC Auditorium
The Sweeter Side of Cell Signaling Host: Dr. Mandë Holford Speaker: Linda Hsieh-Wilson, Ph.D. Professor Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering California Institute of Technology
2:00pm to 3:00pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC 105
Bioinformatics Services at Weill Cornell: Turning Bytes to Discoveries Doron Betel, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Computational Biomedicine Institute for Computational Biomedicine Assistant Professor of Computational Biomedicine Research in Medicine Weill Cornell Medicine Building a Better Mouse Trap to Bridge Translational Gaps in Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Praveen Raju, M.D., Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in Neurology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Caryl and Israel A. Englander Clinical Scholar Weill Cornell Medicine
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Belfer Research Building Room 204 A/B
The Pancreas Center at NYP/Columbia presents: Meditation during cancer diagnosis Seigan Glassing Pastoral Care Department Family & Caregivers are welcome Call (212) 305-9467 for more info
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Herbert Irving Pavilion 12 floor - Dermatology Conference Room
"Membrane Lipids and T-Cell Immunity" Chenqi Xu, Ph.D. Professor, Assistant Director, Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology Deputy Director, National Center for Protein Science Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China Host: Ming Li Tea Time: 10:15 a.m.
10:30am to 11:30am
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC 105
Physiology, Biophysics and Systems Biology Seminar Series presents: Arjun Raj, Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Bioengineering University of Pennsylvania
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Weill Auditorium
Control of Transcription by Oxygen and Metabolism in Health and Disease Katharine Berkan Judd Lecture Host: Joan Massagué, PhD Presenter: William G. Kaelin, Jr, MD Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor of Medicine Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women’s Hospital Harvard Medical School Boston, MA Refreshments in the lobby at 4:00 pm
4:03pm to 5:30pm
MSK - Rockefeller Research Laboratories Auditorium
The Departments of Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology present: John Schimenti, Ph.D. Professor of Genetics Director, Center for Vertebrate Genomics College of Veterinary Medicine Cornell University, Ithaca, NY Host: Heidi Stuhlmann, Ph.D.
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Biochemistry Conference Room E115
The Bench to Bedside Initiative (BBI), Hacking Health NYC and our partner healthcare organizations bring you the "Commercializing Life Science - Business Matchmaking" event to gather a diverse group of people from academic research, technology, healthcare/medicine and the business communities to address innovation in healthcare.
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Belfer Research Building Room 302 B
Drs. Blenis and Guzman invite you to the revamped Biomedical Science Reviews Seminar Series BSRSS is intended to provide the most up-to-date reviews of translational biomedical research by leaders in their fields and talented new investigators, for faculty, lab researchers, and clinical fellows. The revamped series will be held at the Belfer Research Building and at the Weill Medical College. 10/28: Selina Chen-Kiang, PhD Targeting CDK4/6 in Cancer: From Hypothesis to Therapy
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C611
Weill Cornell Medicine Department of Dermatology is Hosting our Annual Free Skin Cancer Screening. What to Expect: Free skin screening exams performed by Weill Cornell Dermatologist. Walk-ins only. Appointment not required This is a free community event. All are welcome.
1:00pm to 5:00pm
Weill Greenberg Center 9th Floor
Seminar Title: Deconstructing, Engineering, and Rewilding the Intestinal Microbiome Host: Greg Sonnenberg (Cornell) Name of Speaker: Justin Sonnenburg Speaker's Credentials: Ph.D. Speaker's Title: Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology Speaker's Affiliation: Stanford University, School of Medicine Institution Location: Stanford, CA Tea ?: Yes Tea Time: Tea at 1:15 PM
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Belfer Research Building 302- Conference Rooms A, B, C
" Endometrial Carcinoma: Past, Present and Future" Speaker Lora Hedrick Ellenson, MD Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Chief, Gynecologic Pathology Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Pathology Library Room C-405
Guest Speaker Series: Phil Crowley, Former Assistant General Counsel, Johnson & Johnson; Biotech Startup Consultant Phil is a veteran of 32 years at Johnson & Johnson serving as Assistant General Counsel where he handled mergers and acquisitions, corporate and commercial work, licensing and other complex agreements. Phil is now focused on helping startup emerging technology and biotechnology companies become more successful. Phil is also a member of the board of directors of Shine Analytics Limited, an Irish startup with an innovative software-as-a-service platform for in-house counsel and an officer of its U.S. affiliate. Phil has served as a member of the Board of Trustees of Stevens Institute of Technology since 1993 and has worked for many years on the Research Enterprise and Technology Commercialization Committee of the Board. This is the committee focused on stimulating academic innovation and converting appropriate technologies into commercializable products. Prior to joining Johnson & Johnson, Phil was in private law practice in New York in the mergers and acquisitions and securities law areas. Phil holds a B.S. in Physics from Stevens Institute of Technology, an M.S. in Applied Physics from Harvard University and a J.D. from the Columbia Law School.
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Belfer Research Building Room 204-A/B
Dr. Ghaith Abu Zeinah, M.D. Clinical Fellow Division of Hematology-Medical Oncology Department of Medicine Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY
8:00am to 9:00am
Weill Cornell Medical College Room F-539
Department of Pharmacology Winter Spring 2017 Graduate Seminar Course Series Peter Tontonoz, M.D., Ph.D. Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Frances and Albert Piansky Endowed Chair David Geffen School of Medicine Dean's Scholar Co-Director, UCSD/UCLA Diabetes Research Center (DRC) University of California, Los Angeles Host: Drs. James C. Lo and Arleen Rifkind Coffee & cookies will be served at 1:40pm For future seminar visit our website http://www.cornellpharmacology.org/
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Lecture Hall A-950
STUDENT: David Allen Rollins PROGRAM: Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis DISSERTATION: Diverse Roles and Specification of Transcriptional Coregulator GRIP1 in Macrophages and Microglia in Inflammation. Chairperson: Dr. Theresa Lu Major Sponsor: Dr. Inez Rogatsky Minor Sponsor: Dr. Jayanta Chaudhuri Minor Sponsor: Dr. Kirk Deitsch
2:30pm to 7:00pm
HSS Research Institute 2nd Floor Conference Room, S-Building
"Anti-PD-1 in Cancer Therapy: Understanding Response and Resistance" Suzanne Topalian, M.D. Professor of Surgery and Oncology Director, Melanoma Program Associate Director, Bloomberg-Kimmel Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy John Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, MD Host: Dr. David Scheinberg Tea Time: 3:45 p.m.
4:00pm to 5:00pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC 105
Speaker Dana Pe'er, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Biology Associate Professor of Systems Biology Columbia University
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Belfer Research Building Belfer Research Building, 302 A
The Meyer Cancer Seminar Series presents the Daniel G. Miller Endowed Lecture in Cancer Prevention: Scott M. Lippman, M.D. Director, Moores Cancer Center Professor of Medicine Senior Associate Dean and Associate Vice Chancellor, Cancer Research and Care University of California-San Diego School of Medicine Reception to follow.
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Belfer Research Building 204 A/B
Drs. Blenis and Guzman invite you to the revamped Biomedical Science Reviews Seminar Series BSRSS is intended to provide the most up-to-date reviews of translational biomedical research by leaders in their fields and talented new investigators, for faculty, lab researchers, and clinical fellows. The revamped series will be held at the Belfer Research Building and at the Weill Medical College. 10/28: Selina Chen-Kiang, PhD Targeting CDK4/6 in Cancer: From Hypothesis to Therapy
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C611
Host: Maria Jasin Tea at 11:45 AM "Understanding the role of essential DNA repair factors in vertebrate DNA replication" Name of Speaker: Vincenzo Costanzo, M.D., Ph.D. Speaker's Title: Senior Group Leader Armenise-Harvard Fellow DNA Metabolism Laboratory Speaker's Affiliation: IFOM, Milan, Italy
12:00pm to 1:00pm
MSK - Rockefeller Research Laboratories RRL 116
Dr. Alexandra Gomez, M.D. Clinical Fellow, Division of Hematology-Medical Oncology Department of Medicine Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY
8:00am to 9:00am
Weill Cornell Medical College Room F-539
Leigh Ellis, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Oncologic Pathology Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Brigham and Women’s Hospital Harvard Medical School “Rb1 Loss Drives Prostate Cancer Stemness and Therapeutic Resistance”
11:00am to 12:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C-611
Student: David Redmond Program: Tri-Institutional Ph.D. Program in Computational Biology and Medicine (CBM) Dissertation: "Decoding B and T Cell Receptors: Development and Application of Novel Genomic Methods" Chairperson: Dr. Ethel Cesarman Major Sponsor: Dr. Olivier Elemento Minor Sponsor: Dr. David Christini Minor Sponsor: Dr. Jason Mezey
12:00pm to 7:00pm
Belfer Research Building BRB-302B
"Dissecting the Embryo with Single-cell RNA-Seq" Host: Joao Xavier Speaker: Itai Yanai, Ph.D. Director, Institute for Computational Medicine; Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Tea Time at 10:15 AM
10:30am to 11:30am
MSK - Rockefeller Research Laboratories RRL 116
Drs. Blenis and Guzman invite you to the revamped Biomedical Science Reviews Seminar Series BSRSS is intended to provide the most up-to-date reviews of translational biomedical research by leaders in their fields and talented new investigators, for faculty, lab researchers, and clinical fellows. The revamped series will be held at the Belfer Research Building and at the Weill Medical College. 10/28: Selina Chen-Kiang, PhD Targeting CDK4/6 in Cancer: From Hypothesis to Therapy
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C611
"Functions of BRCA1, BRCA2, and RAD51 Paralogs in Maintaining Chromosome Integrity" Stephen Kowalczykowski, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics Distinguished Professor of Molecular & Cellular Biology University of California, Davis, Davis, CA Host: John Petrini Tea Time: 11:45 a.m.
12:00pm to 1:00pm
MSK - Memorial Hospital 107
Host: Barry Sleckman (Cornell) Tea at 1:15 PM Location: RRL Auditorium Seminar Title: Gene Expression in Human Lymphoid Cells: Regulation in Two and Three Dimensions Name of Speaker: Eugene Oltz, Ph.D., Professor of Pathology & Immunology Director, Immunology Graduate Program Speaker's Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
1:30pm to 2:30pm
MSK - Rockefeller Research Laboratories RRL Auditorium
"Innovative Use of Artificial Neural Networks to Infer the Pharmacological Mechanisms of Drug Evoked Clinical Responses" Jonathan Wagg M.D., Ph.D., Oncology Disease Modeling Leader​​​​​​​ Clinical Pharmacology, Roche Innovation Center Basel Basel, Switzerland Tea at 12:15 PM Host: Dr. Dimitar Nikolov
12:30pm to 1:30pm
410 E. 69th Street, New York NY 10065 Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, M107
"Molecular Imaging: from Chemistry to Clinic" Martin Pomper, M.D., Ph.D. Henry N. Wagner Professor Department of Radiology John Hopkins University Baltimore, MD Host: Dr. Jan Grimm Tea Time: 3:45 p.m.
4:00pm to 5:00pm
MSK - Memorial Hospital M 107
Host: Morgan Huse Tea at 1:15 PM "Novel pathways controlling T cell adhesion and migration" Name of Speaker: Victor Tybulewicz, Ph.D. Professor of Immune Cell Biology, Department of Medicine Senior Group Leader, Francis Crick Institute Speaker's Affiliation: Imperial College, London, UK
1:30pm to 2:30pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center ZRC Auditorium
Deciphering a Logic for Epigenetic and Signaling Pathways Relevant to Cancer Host: Kayvan Keshari, Ph.D. Presenter: Benjamin P. Tu, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, TX Refreshments will be served at 4:00 PM
4:30pm to 5:30pm
MSK - Zuckerman Research Center auditorium
STUDENT: Kevin Patrick O’Rourke PROGRAM: Cell and Developmental Biology DISSERTATION: New Models of Colorectal Cancer to Facilitate Therapy Development for Metastatic Disease. Chairperson: Dr. Charles Sawyers Major Sponsor: Dr. Scott Lowe Minor Sponsor: Dr. David Solit Additional Member: Dr. Sohail Tavazoie (The Rockefeller University)
3:00pm to 7:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C-200
Drs. Blenis and Guzman invite you to the revamped Biomedical Science Reviews Seminar Series BSRSS is intended to provide the most up-to-date reviews of translational biomedical research by leaders in their fields and talented new investigators, for faculty, lab researchers, and clinical fellows. The revamped series will be held at the Belfer Research Building and at the Weill Medical College. 10/28: Selina Chen-Kiang, PhD Targeting CDK4/6 in Cancer: From Hypothesis to Therapy
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C611
Drs. Blenis and Guzman invite you to the revamped Biomedical Science Reviews Seminar Series BSRSS is intended to provide the most up-to-date reviews of translational biomedical research by leaders in their fields and talented new investigators, for faculty, lab researchers, and clinical fellows. The revamped series will be held at the Belfer Research Building and at the Weill Medical College. 10/28: Selina Chen-Kiang, PhD Targeting CDK4/6 in Cancer: From Hypothesis to Therapy
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C611
"Mutual Recognition in Illness: Finding a Relational Pulse" This presentation will illustrate a common journey toward healing, with two speakers exploring their search for a relational pulse in interpersonal encounters. The role of dreams, memories of trauma, dissociation, implicit and explicit communication during medical procedures, and complementary care will be discussed. At conclusion, participants will be more familiar with medical/oncology dyads, living with medical conditions, therapeutic ways to work with the shame of illness, and the transformative power of spontaneity. Featured Speakers Fran Conway Registered Oncology Nurse, Complementary Clinical Program Manager Urologic Health Center and Breast Cancer Program NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center Certified Holistic Counselor Registered Yoga Therapist Fran Dillon Graduate, Columbia University School of Social Work Training Analyst TRISP (Training and Research Institute in Self Psychology) Co-Director Artist Study Group of Psychotherapy Service for People in the Arts William Alanson White Institute Psychotherapist, Psychoanalyst, Manhattan, Upper East Side Light refreshments will be served. RSVP: (646) 962-2072 or amm9052@med.cornell.edu
10:00am to 11:00am
Weill Greenberg Center 7th Floor Conference Room
The Meyer Cancer Center Seminar Series presents: Benjamin Neel, M.D., Ph.D. Professor, Department of Medicine Director, Laura & Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center New York University
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Belfer Research Building 204 A/B
Drs. Blenis and Guzman invite you to the revamped Biomedical Science Reviews Seminar Series BSRSS is intended to provide the most up-to-date reviews of translational biomedical research by leaders in their fields and talented new investigators, for faculty, lab researchers, and clinical fellows. The revamped series will be held at the Belfer Research Building and at the Weill Medical College. 10/28: Selina Chen-Kiang, PhD Targeting CDK4/6 in Cancer: From Hypothesis to Therapy
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C611
Host: Joseph Sun Seminar Title: T Cell Exhaustion: Mechanisms and Role in Precision Immune Oncology Seminar Title: Dissecting the Evolution of Immune Responses to Infection Name of Speaker: Scott Mueller Speaker's Credentials: Ph.D. Speaker's Title: Associate Professor Department of Microbiology and Immunology Speaker's Affiliation: The University of Melbourne Institution Location: Parkville, Australia Tea ?: Yes Tea Time: Tea at 1:15 PM Location: RRL Auditorium
1:30pm to 2:30pm
MSK - Rockefeller Research Laboratories
Seminar Title: The Mitochondrion - The World's Best Guide for Cancer Therapy Host: Dr. Alex Kentsis Name of Speaker: Anthony Letai Speaker's Credentials: M.D., Ph.D. Speaker's Title: Associate Professor, Department of Medical Oncology Speaker's Affiliation: Harvard Medical School Institution Location: Boston, MA Seminar Date: 6/27/2017 Start Time: 4:00 PM End Time: 5:00 PM Tea ?: Yes Tea Time: Tea at 3:45 PM Location: RRL Auditorium
12:00am to 12:00am
MSK - Rockefeller Research Laboratories RRL Auditorium
Seminar Title: The Mitochondrion - The World's Best Guide for Cancer Therapy Host: Dr. Alex Kentsis Name of Speaker: Anthony Letai Speaker's Credentials: M.D., Ph.D. Speaker's Title: Associate Professor, Department of Medical Oncology Speaker's Affiliation: Harvard Medical School Institution Location: Boston, MA Seminar Date: 6/27/2017 Start Time: 4:00 PM End Time: 5:00 PM Tea ?: Yes Tea Time: Tea at 3:45 PM Location: RRL Auditorium
4:00pm to 5:00pm
MSK - Rockefeller Research Laboratories RRL Auditorium
Drs. Blenis and Guzman invite you to the revamped Biomedical Science Reviews Seminar Series BSRSS is intended to provide the most up-to-date reviews of translational biomedical research by leaders in their fields and talented new investigators, for faculty, lab researchers, and clinical fellows. The revamped series will be held at the Belfer Research Building and at the Weill Medical College. 10/28: Selina Chen-Kiang, PhD Targeting CDK4/6 in Cancer: From Hypothesis to Therapy
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College C611
The Meyer Cancer Center Seminar Series presents the Andrew I. Schafer Endowed Lecture: Anthony Green, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Haemato-Oncology Head, Department of Haematology School of Clinical Medicine University of Cambridge (UK)
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Belfer Research Building 204 A/B
Facilitator: Cara Beth Hanover, LMSW Light refreshments will be served. RSVP: (646) 499-0674 or cal9064@nyp.org
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Belfer Research Building BB 302-C/D
Facilitator: Cara Beth Hanover, LMSW Light refreshments will be served. RSVP: (646) 499-0674 or cal9064@nyp.org
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Belfer Research Building BB 204-A/B
Facilitator: Cara Beth Hanover, LMSW Light refreshments will be served. RSVP: (646) 499-0674 or cal9064@nyp.org
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Belfer Research Building BB 302-C/D
Facilitator: Cara Beth Hanover, LMSW Light refreshments will be served. RSVP: (646) 499-0674 or cal9064@nyp.org
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Belfer Research Building BB 302-C/D