Weill Cornell Medicine Events

Events

September 24 - October 23, 2018

Monday, September 24

Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy 2.0: Strategies for Rapid Recovery & Improved Outcomes

Department of Surgery 18th Annual Hassan Naama, M.B., B.Ch. Memorial Lectureship Grand Rounds presents: Robert Merritt, M.D. Director, Division of Thoracic...

Identifying Therapeutic Targets for Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Chi-Chao Chen Physiology, Biophysics and Systems Biology Chairperson: Dr. Omar Abdel-Wahab Major Sponsor: Dr. Scott Lowe Minor...

Cancer Biology and Genetics Program

"MetAlert Mice: A Platform for in Vivo Imaging and Targeting of Premetastatic Niches" Marisol Soengas, Ph.D. Head of the Melanoma Group Spanish National...

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"Resistance to Cancer Immunotherapy" Kai Wucherpfennig, M.D. Professor and Chair, Department of Cancer Immunology and Virology Professor of Microbiology...

Pedestrian Safety After a Fall

Learn about pedestrian safety, what you can do to prevent a fall, what the consequences of a fall might be and when you should seek medical assistance if you...

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds

John Hart, MD Professor of Surgical Pathology and Hepatology University of Chicago Medical Center "Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis in 2018: A surgical...

Tuesday, September 25

Back to School Workshop

It's the start of a new school year! Join members of our hearing and speech team as well as hearing aid, cochlear implant and BAHA company representatives...

Heme-Onc Grand Rounds: Depressive Disorders in the Cancer Patient: Diagnosis, Current Treatment, and Future Approaches

Dr. Guy Maytal, MD Chief of Psycho-Oncology Medical Director, Collaborative Care Center Weill Cornell Medicine-NewYork Presbyterian Hospital Assistant...

Pediatrics Grand Rounds: Whose Fault Is It? Learning from Adverse Events

Presented by Daniel Hyman, MD Chief Medical and Patient Safety Officer Children's Hospital Colorado Associate Professor of Pediatrics School of Medicine -...

Tech Tuesday Demo: Advanced Filtering in Excel

Grab your lunch and join us for Tech Tuesdays when ITS and Library staff will be doing short demos on services we offer! Each week, our experts will showcase...

What Is Precision Medicine?

The idea of personalized or precision medicine is not new. But what makes the field so exciting in the 21st century is that with our expanding knowledge of...

CTSC Biostatistics Lecture Series

This is a monthly lecture series geared towards clinical investigators, research staff, and students who are interested in gaining insight into fundamental...

Control of T-Cell Metabolism and Anti-Tumor Function by Abnormal ER Stress Responses

The Meyer Cancer Center Cancer Genetics, Epigenetics & Systems Biology (CGESB) Research Program presents: Juan Cubillos-Ruiz, Ph.D. William J. Ledger, M.D....

Wednesday, September 26

Medicine Grand Rounds: Harnessing the Hidden Curriculum

Julie R. Rosenbaum MD, FACP Associate Professor of Medicine Yale University School of Medicine Core Faculty, Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine...

Neurology Grand Rounds Lecture

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 8:30AM – 9:30AM F-639 Alan B. Ettinger, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.E.S. Medical Director, Safe Passage EEG...

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Lecture "Autism Spectrum Disorder Across the Lifespan" Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele, MD Ruane Professor of Psychaitry,...

Molecular Pharmacology and Chemical Biology Program 

The Mevalonate Pathway: a Rational Target To Enhance Efficacy of BH3 Mimetics in Blood Cancer David Fruman, Ph.D Professor,...

Thursday, September 27

CTSC ARCH Workshop: Communicating with a Statistician

Guest speaker: Elizabeth Mauer, MS Join us at the Library Surface Hub for the CTSC ARCH Workshop. In addition to a brief demonstration of how to use i2b2...

Developmental Biology Program

"Genetic Evolution of Cerebral Cortex Size and Folding" Victor Borrell, Ph.D. Professor, Developmental Neurobiology Institute of Neurosciences, Alicante,...

Overcoming Your Fear of Falling

Clinical Psychologist Nimali Jayasinghe returns to the Patient Resource Center to discuss the "paralysis" a fear of falling can create and to tell us what...

“Multiple Dopamine Systems: Weal and Woe of Dopamine”

Naoshige Uchida, Ph.D, Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Center for Brain Science, Harvard University The ability to predict...

Friday, September 28

Advances in Thoracic Oncology

This course is a one-day, in-depth meeting focused on updating healthcare providers regarding advancements in thoracic oncology and the management of...

Targeting CDK4 in Mantle Cell Lymphoma - Longitudinal Genomics and Mechanism

HemOnc Work in Progress Seminar Series presents: Selina Chen-Kiang, Ph.D. Professor of Microbiology and Immunology Professor of Pathology and...

Targeting Human CD141+ Dendritic Cells for Cancer Immunotherapy

The Meyer Cancer Center Immuno-Oncology Working Group presents: Kristen Radford, Ph.D. Principal Research Fellow Mater Research, The University of...

Sunday, September 30

WCM sponsors the 92Y Street Festival

Weill Cornell Medicine & the Annual 92nd Street Y Street Festival Weill Cornell Medicine is continuing our yearly exclusive medical sponsorship of the 2018...

Monday, October 1

Developmental Biology Program

"Cell Cycle Synchronization During Embryogenesis and Regeneration" Stefano Di Talia, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology Duke University...

Towards Data Driven Cancer Precision Medicine

Institute for Computational Biomedicine Seminar Series presents: Adam Margolin, Ph.D. Chair, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences Jim & Jean Crystal...

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"Novel Pro-Resolving Lipid Mediators in Inflammation and Infection" Charles Serhan, Ph.D. Professor and Director, Center for Experimental Therapeutics and...

Town Hall Meeting on Strategic Plan 4

Please join us for aTown Hall Meeting on Strategic Plan 4 Hosted by Augustine M.K. Choi, MD Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean Monday, October 1, 2018 4:00 –...

Office of Global Health Education Career Seminar: Eric Brumberger, M.D.

The goal of the Global Health Career Seminar series is to highlight the diversity of global health career pathways and to provide medical students with the...

Tuesday, October 2

Tech Tuesday Demonstration: Sway

Grab your lunch and join us for a short demonstration to learn more about Sway, a cool Microsoft app that you can use to create presentations, tutorials,...

Do You Have Cataracts or Dry Eye?

The award-winning Dr. Ashley Brisette will speak about the latest treatments for cataracts and provide helpful information about the condition known as Dry...

"Modeling Human Islet Formation and Function with Stem Cells"

Weill Cornell Medicine Medical College Department of Pharmacology Fall/Winter 2018/19 Pharmacology Seminar Series Matthias Hebrok, Ph.D. Director, UCSF...

Pediatric IBD Support Group

Join us for our free bimonthly pediatric IBD support group! Open to patients with IBD as well as caregivers, this group provides a safe environment to ask...

Wednesday, October 3

Department of Healthcare Policy & Research - Research Seminars presents

Matthew K. Breitenstein, Ph.D. Instructor of Biomedical Informatics, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine "Translational Informatics in...

Transitioning to Research Independence: The Art of the Chalk Talk

The seminar series presented by Rockefeller University, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medicine, will include 8 sessions and will...

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: Staying Fit for the Future

Session 1: Staying Fit for the Future This session teaches children, teens, and families more about their nutritional requirements as related toweight...

Lower Manhattan Lecture Series: Epilepsy: A Review & Update

Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian invite you to our Lower Manhattan Lecture Series Come join us for a free patient education seminar held...

Thursday, October 4

 1x1 Drug Development Advisory Session

1x1 Drug Development Advisory Session Meet with the Tri-I Therapeutics Discovery Institute and Bridge Medicines Teams to discuss your project. Topics...

1x1 Drug Development Advisory Session

Meet with the Tri-I Therapeutics Discovery Institute and Bridge Medicines Teams to discuss your project. Topics include but are not limited to: Drug...

Sixth Annual Pediatric IBD Research Day

The goal of the Sixth Annual Pediatric 180 Research Day is to bring together our pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition communities to identify...

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine 2018-19 Special Seminar Series

"Catalytic and Non-Catalytic Roles of EZH2 in Prostate Cancer and its Therapeutic Implications” Jindan Yu, M.D., Ph.D. Professor, Medicine,...

Balance: Use It Or Lose IT

Is your balance not what it once was? Would you like to feel more steady on your feet? Naomi Azulay is a Physical Therapist certified as an Exercise Expert...

A CASE STUDY: AKI PROGRAM

Tri-I Therapeutics Discovery Institute and Bridge Medicines present: David A. Scheinberg, MD, PhD, MSKCC Michael McDevitt, PhD, ME, MSKCC with Peter Meinke,...

A CASE STUDY: AKI PROGRAM

Tri-I Therapeutics Discovery Institute and Bridge Medicines present: David A. Scheinberg, MD, PhD, MSKCC Michael McDevitt, PhD, ME, MSKCC with Peter Meinke,...

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, October 5

CTSC Research in Progress Lunch Series

Conducting Mentored Clinical and Translational Research From the Perspective of Trainees and Scholars Featured Presentations “Unrecognized Myocardial...

Monday, October 8

Transcription factor function in pluripotent and primordial germ cell states

SPEAKER: Ian Chambers, Ph.D. Professor of Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicin​​​​​​​e, University of Edinburg Host: Heidi...

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"Memory B Cells and Infection" Marion Pepper, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Immunology University of Washington, Seattle, WA Host: Dr. Gabriel...

Sanders Tri-Institutional Chemical Biology Seminar Series

"Synthetic Biology for Synthetic Chemistry" Jay Keasling, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Professor, Department of...

Tuesday, October 9

Chemotherapy Side Effects

Are you undergoing chemotherapy? Do you know somebody else who is? Each chemotherapy is accompanied by potential side effects. Many side effects can be...

Developmental Biology Program

"Mechanism of Sexual Differentiation of Mouse Germ Cells" Yumiko Saga, Ph.D. Professor, Mammalian Development Laboratory National Institute of Genetics,...

Molecular Pharmacology and Chemical Biology Programs

"Mighty Chemistry of Bacterial Small Molecules" Bo Li, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill,...

Diabetes: Current & Future Treatments

Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the U.S. Join us for a talk exploring diabetes and its current and future treatments during the Weill...

Heberden Society Lecture - Oct 9th, 2018: Losing Hamilton, Saving New York: Dr. David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Early Republic by Victoria Johnson, PhD

Join us at the New York Academy of Medicine for this year's first Heberden Society lecture, delivered by Dr. Victoria Johnson, Ph.D. Dr. Johnson will be...

Wednesday, October 10

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: Figuring Out Food Labels

Session 2: Figuring Out Food Labels In this session we will start applying nutrition recommendations to your child/teen’s lifestyle. This interactive...

Thursday, October 11

Advances and Challenges in Therapeutic Regeneration of Pancreatic Beta Cells for Diabetes

Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecturer: Andrew Stewart, M.D. Director, Diabetes Obesity and Metabolism Institute Professor, Dept. of...

Friday, October 12

Thirty Ninth Victor F. Marshall Visiting Professorship

The Victor F.Marshall Visiting Professorshipis an annual meeting for current faculty and residents and alumni of the Brady Department of Urology, as wellas...

Diversity Center of Excellence Reception

The Cornell Center for Health Equity (CCHEq) was founded in 2018 and is led by Monika Safford, MD and Avery August, PhD. The CCHEq responds directly to...

Saturday, October 13

Thirty Ninth Victor F. Marshall Visiting Professorship

The Victor F.Marshall Visiting Professorshipis an annual meeting for current faculty and residents and alumni of the Brady Department of Urology, as wellas...

Monday, October 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...

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"Bifurcating B Cell Dynamics Underlying Humoral Immune Responses" Harinder Singh, Ph.D. Director, Division of Immunobiology Cincinnati Children's...

Tuesday, October 16

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...

Department of Healthcare Policy and Research Grand Rounds presents

Mark Weiner, M.D. Assistant Dean, Informatics; Professor of Medicine; Professor of Clinical Sciences, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University;...

Pathways to Precision Medicine in Head and Neck Cancer

Mayer Cancer Center Special Guest Seminar presents: Jennifer Grandis, M.D. Professor, American Cancer Society Associate Vice Chancellor, Clinical and...

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...

Wednesday, October 17

Lymphoma & Myeloma: An International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies

Join us on October 17-20, 2018 for the 18th annual Lymphoma & Myeloma Congress. This program features four days of comprehensive learning as we analyze...

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...

T Cell Therapy for Cancer

The 2018 Mark S. Brower, M.D. Lecture in Hematology and Oncology presents: Carl H. June, M.D. Richard W. Vague Professor in Immunotherapy Professor of...

Kidney Transplantation: One Size Does NOT Fit All

What are the leading causes of kidney disease? Why do some people suffer from renal failure? If you or anyone you know is suffering from this common...

Transitioning to Research Independence: Staffing and Managing a Lab/Research Group

The seminar series presented by Rockefeller University, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medicine, will include 8 sessions and will...

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: Healthy Cooking: An Interactive Approach

Session 3: Healthy Cooking: An Interactive Approach Our group will start incorporating the skills learned in previous sessions towards healthy cooking. We...

Thursday, October 18

Lymphoma & Myeloma: An International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies

Join us on October 17-20, 2018 for the 18th annual Lymphoma & Myeloma Congress. This program features four days of comprehensive learning as we analyze...

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...

Mechanism of Electrogenic Plasticity in Synaptic Transmission

Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecturer: Michael Hoppa, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Dartmouth College Host: Dr. Timothy Ryan Please call...

Cell Biology Program

"Expansion Microscopy, Optogenetics, and Other Tools for Analyzing Complex Biological Systems" Ed Boyden, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Biological...

Friday, October 19

Lymphoma & Myeloma: An International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies

Join us on October 17-20, 2018 for the 18th annual Lymphoma & Myeloma Congress. This program features four days of comprehensive learning as we analyze...

2nd Annual Weill Cornell Pituitary Symposium:  Pituitary Disorders Across the Age Spectrum

This course is a comprehensive overview and discussion of the evaluation; management; and medical, surgical, and radiation treatments of the pituitary tumor....

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...

Saturday, October 20

Endoscopic and Open Surgical Approaches for Craniosynostosis: A Hands-On Practical Course

This unique symposium combines classroom instruction with hands-on practice using state-of-the-art 3D models created from scans of actual patients. The...

Endoscopic and Open Surgical Approaches for Craniosynostosis: A Hands-On Practical Course

This unique symposium combines classroom instruction with hands-on practice using state-of-the-art 3D models created from scans of actual patients. The...

Lymphoma & Myeloma: An International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies

Join us on October 17-20, 2018 for the 18th annual Lymphoma & Myeloma Congress. This program features four days of comprehensive learning as we analyze...

4th Columbia Psychosomatics Conference

Persistent somatic symptoms (i.e., chronic pain, fatigue, gastrointestinal and neurologic symptoms) that are associated with stress are highly prevalent and...

Monday, October 22

Cancer Biology and Genetics Program

"Regulation and Dynamics of Stem Cell Quiescence" Thomas Rando, M.D., Ph.D. Professor, Department of Neurology & Neurological Sciences Director, Glenn...

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"Regulation of Innate Immunity to Inhaled Fungi" Bruce Klein, Ph.D. Professor of Pediatrics and Medical Microbiology & Immunology University of Wisconsin,...

Molecular Pharmacology and Chemical Biology Programs

"Drug Discovery in Academia: Some Success Stories" Michael Jung, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor, Department of Chemistry University of California, Los...

Tuesday, October 23

CTSC Biostatistics Lecture Series

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

September 24 - October 23, 2018