Weill Cornell Medicine Events

Events

November 15 - December 14, 2018

Thursday, November 15

Point of Care Ultrasound ­ (POCUS) for Physicians Course

There is growing evidence that point of care ultrasound (POCUS) has the ability to augment the traditional physical exam and improve patient care by...

Developmental Biology Program

"From Genes to Form: Celebrating 15 Years of Developmental Biology at Sloan Kettering Institute" This program is open to the research...

SWELL1-LRRC8 Regulation of Glucose Homeostasis

Rajan Sah, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Medicine Internal Medicine/Cardiology Division Washington University at St. Louis WCM Host: Timothy...

Friday, November 16

21st Annual Controversies in the Management of the HIV-Infected Patient

This is the 21st annual update on HIV infection. The course is intended for practitioners (primarily physicians but also nurse practitioners, physician...

Point of Care Ultrasound ­ (POCUS) for Physicians Course

There is growing evidence that point of care ultrasound (POCUS) has the ability to augment the traditional physical exam and improve patient care by...

Stem-Cell-Specific Internalizing Immunotoxins as a Therapy for Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Sarah Qamar Cell and Developmental Biology Chairperson: Dr. Kirk Deitsch Major Sponsor: Dr. Christopher Y. Park Minor Sponsors: Drs. Omar...

Pulmonary Basic & Translational Research Conference

Brittany Gary, M.D. Fellow, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine will present: Collagen Prolyl 4 Hydroxylase: A therapeutic target for pulmonary fibrosis

Molecular Medicine - From Immunodeficiency to COPD

Vienna City of Science Symposium Hosts: Augustine M.K. Choi, MD Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean, Weill Cornell Medicine Wolfgang Aulitzky,...

Monday, November 19

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"Enterococcus Colonization and Competition in the GI Tract" Nita Salzman, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Pediatrics, Microbiology and Immunology Medical College...

Tuesday, November 20

Pediatrics Grand Rounds: Telemedicine and the Transformation of Healthcare

Presented by: Rahul Sharma, MD, MBA Chairman of Emergency Medicine Weill Cornell Medicine

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine: Interdisciplinary Brain Injury Research Seminar Series

Weill Cornell Medicine Department of Rehabilitation Medicine Interdisciplinary Brain Injury Research Seminar Series Joseph T. Giacino, Ph.D. Director of...

Aneurysm Support Group

The NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medicine Brain and Spine Center hosts a monthly Brain Aneurysm Support Group on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. Enter at...

Integrative Structural Biology

Tri-Institutional Structural Biology Seminar Series presents: Andrej Sali, Ph.D. Professor Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences Associate...

Monday, November 26

Cancer Biology and Genetics Program

"Tumor – Associated Neutrophils and Cellular Metabolism in Lung Cancer" Etienne Meylan, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer...

Cancer Biology and Genetics Program 

Tumor – Associated Neutrophils and Cellular Metabolism in Lung Cancer Etienne Maylen Etienne Meylan, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Swiss Institute for...

TREM2 Controls Microglial Lipid Metabolism upon Chronic Phagocytic Challenge - Potential Implications for Alzheimer's Disease

Gilbert Di Paolo, Ph.D. Senior Principal Scientist Discovery Biology Dept. Denali Therapeutics, Inc. WCM Host: Dr. Timothy Ryan Please call (646)...

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds

“Omics in the Clinic: Real Life Hurdles for Implementation of Multigene Cancer Tests” Federico A. Monzon, M.D. Chief Medical Officer Castle...

Tuesday, November 27

Children's Health Council Discovery Panel

"21st-Century Parenting Challenges and How to Solve Them" The 21st century, an age of innovation, technological advancement and social connectivity, has...

Molecular Pharmacology and Chemical Biology Programs

"Role of the RNA Modifications in Gene Regulation and Cancer" Richard Gregory, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular...

[RSVP] CTSC Biostatistics Lecture Series

Hosted by: Paul J. Christos, DrPH, MS Director, CTSC Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design (BERD) Core Associate Research Professor Healthcare...

Novel Technologies to Dissect Dynamics of Protein Machineries and Gene Regulation on the Whole Proteogenomic Scale

Meyer Cancer Center Cancer Genetics, Epigenetics & Systems Biology Research Program Meeting presents: Haiyuan Yu, Ph.D. Associate Professor Department...

Wednesday, November 28

Transitioning to Research Independence: Funding Strategies for Junior Faculty Members

This seminar series, presented by Rockefeller University, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medicine, will include eight sessions and...

Heart Health at the New York Public Library

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 610,000 people die of heart disease in the United States annually – 1 in every 4...

Thursday, November 29

Consequences of Pericentromeric DNA Hypomethyation:  Lessons From An Animal Model of ICF Syndrome

SRIVARSHA RAJSHEKAR Cell and Developmental Biology Chairperson: Dr. Richard White Major Sponsor: Dr. Mary Goll Minor Sponsors: Drs. Todd Evans,...

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine  2018-2019 Special Seminar Series

Zhenglun (Jerry) Zhu, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Physician- Brigham and Women's Hospital Assistant Professor of Medicine- Harvard Medical School "Mechanisms of...

Mechanisms of Adaptive Behavior from Receptors to Circuits

Vanessa Ruta, Ph.D. Gabrielle H. Reen & Herbert J. Kayden Associate Professor Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Behavior Rockefeller U.

Developmental Biology Program

"iPS Cell Models for the Study of Human Gene Function" Bill Skarnes, Ph.D. Professor and Director, Cellular Engineering The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic...

Multidisciplinary Airway Conference - New Endobronchial Lung Volume Reduction Program

The Cardiothoracic Surgery Department is pleased to announce a multidisciplinary Airway Conference that emphasizes evidence-based approaches to the treatment...

Friday, November 30

CTSC Research in Progress Lunch Series

Conducting mentored clinical and translational research from the perspective of Trainees and Scholars Hosted by: Yuan-Shan Zhu, MB, PhD CTSC KL2...

Monday, December 3

Decoding Chromatin Accessibility Programs in Cancer

SAGAR R. CHHANGAWALA Physiology, Biophysics and Systems Biology Chairperson: Dr. Christopher Mason Major Sponsor: Dr....

Cancer Biology and Genetics Program

"Regulation of Lung Progenitors and Their Microenvironment" Carla Kim, Ph.D. Professor, Departments of Genetics and Pediatrics Harvard Medical School and...

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"The Intersection of Nutrition and Infection at the Host-Pathogen Interface" Eric Skaar, Ph.D., M.P.H. Professor of Pathology, Microbiology, and...

Tuesday, December 4

Tech Tuesday Demo: Using WCM Digital Archives

A wealth of photos and historical WCM information is at your fingertips. Learn about accessing our digital archives for research and more.

If You Could See the Future, What Would You Have for Dinner?

Join us for an exploration of the intersections of nutrition and diet concerning cognitive health, as part of the Weill Cornell Medicine Wellness...

Wednesday, December 5

The Dark Side of the UPR:  Sensing Membrane Protein Density in Cellular Membranes

Robert Ernst, Ph.D. Professor for Molecular Biology Institute of Medical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology U. of Saarland WCM Host: Dr. Anant...

Family Medicine Grand Rounds

"Advances in Nutritional Science for Disease Prevention and Reversal" Joel Furhman, M.D. Author Board-Certified Family Physician Nutrition and Natural...

Global Health Grand Rounds

"The Power of Choice: a noble cause or a (real) change of paradigm for women and girls” Dr. Natalia Kanem, Executive Director of the United Nations...

Thursday, December 6

Nucleolar Assembly of the Small Ribosomal Subunit

Sebastian Klinge, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Laboratory of Protein and Nucleic Acid Chemistry Rockefeller U. WCM Host: Dr. Anant Menon Please call (646)...

Cell Biology Program

"Mechano-Microbiology: How Physical Forces Shape Bacteria" Zemer Gitai, Ph.D. Professor of Molecular Biology Director of Graduate Studies Department of...

Regulation of Social Interaction Behavior By A Frontostriatal Circuit Encoding  Hierarchical Relationships

BAILA SARA HALL Neuroscience Chairperson: Dr. Francis Lee Major Co-Sponsors: Drs. Conor Liston & Anjali Rajadhyaksha Minor Sponsor: ...

State of Weill Cornell Medicine Address

Please join us for the annual State of Weill Cornell Medicine Address by Augustine M.K. Choi, MD Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean Weill Cornell...

Lung Disease and Educational Support Group

May 3, 2018— Asthma Action’s June 7, 2018— Oxygen Therapy July 5, 2018— Pulmonary Hypertension August 2, 2018— Lung Transplant September 6, 2018—...

Friday, December 7

DNA Replication and Transcription in the  C. elegans Embryo

JAMES MICHAEL BELLUSH Molecular Biology Chairperson: Dr. Christine Mayr Major Sponsor: Dr. Iestyn Whitehouse Minor Sponsors: Drs. Scott...

Monday, December 10

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program 

"STING Innate Immune Signaling, Inflammation, and Cancer" Glen Barber, Ph.D. Chairman and Professor, Department of Cell Biology University of Miami Health...

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds

“Laboratory Testing for Human Papillomavirus and Cervical Cancer: We Are Not There Yet” Eileen M. Burd, Ph.D., D(ABMM) Director, Clinical...

Tuesday, December 11

Tech Tuesday Demo: Microsoft Excel Data Forms

Make data entry less painful by quickly adding, editing, deleting and displaying records with data forms.

BioVenture eLab: Accelerating BioVenture Innovation Pitch Night!

Are you interested in entrepreneurship and innovation in the life sciences? Weill Cornell Medicine offers a full suite of exciting entrepreneurial...

Wednesday, December 12

Mentorship Academy - Leadership Development Speaker Series

"From the Operating Suite to the C Suite: How to Make the Career Transition from Medicine to Business"

Thursday, December 13

12th New York City M.I.S., Robotics, & 3D Navigation Symposium: Case Based and Hands-On

The purpose of this course is to provide a comprehensive overview of new and less invasive techniques with and without stereotactic navigation for the...

Computational and Systemic Biology Program

"The Microbial Ecology of Food and Drug Metabolism in the Gut" Libusha Kelly, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Departments of Systems and Computational Biology,...

Friday, December 14

12th New York City M.I.S., Robotics, & 3D Navigation Symposium: Case Based and Hands-On

The purpose of this course is to provide a comprehensive overview of new and less invasive techniques with and without stereotactic navigation for the...

Molecular Biology Program

"The ATR Checkpoint Pathway, from Basic Research to Targeted Cancer Therapy" Lee Zou, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Pathology Harvard Medical School,...

Pulmonary Basic & Translational Research Conference

Gordon Rubenfeld, MD, MSc FRCPC Professor of Medicine Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine University of Toronto will present: Classifying...

November 15 - December 14, 2018