Events

December 2017

Friday, December 1

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

RNAs in All Shapes, Sizes and Forms: Markers and Regulators of Health and Disease

Open to all members of the Cornell-Ithaca and Weill Cornell Medicine Community The purpose of this symposium is to bring together researchers and...

Precision Medicine Tumor Board Tutorial

We will introduce tools for case presentations, including IGV, cBioPortal, and SharePoint, as well as discuss data analysis for germline, organoids, RNA-seq...

"Nothing Without Us - The Women Who Will End AIDS" Film Screening and Discussion with Director Harriet Hirshorn

On World AIDS Day, documentary film director Harriet Hirshorn will lead a screening and discussion of her film "Nothing Without Us - The Women Who Will End...

Friday Lecture Series

Mark Krasnow, M.D., Ph.D. Professor Department of Biochemistry Executive Director Vera Moulton Wall Center for Pulmonary Vascular Disease Stanford...

Monday, December 4

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

CTSC & MSKCC Symposium: CLINICAL RESEARCH IN OUTCOMES MEASUREMENT

Clinical Research in Outcomes Measurement Tuesday, December 4, 2017 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Zuckerman Research Building 417 East 68th Street (Room Z-...

TCR Repertoire Profiling for Cancer & Immunotherapy

The Institute for Computational Biomedicine (ICB) Seminar Series presents: Jennifer S. Sims, Ph.D. Assistant Laboratory Member Immunogenomics and Precision...

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

Lymphocyte Proliferation in Protective Immunity and Oncogenesis Speaker: Takeshi Egawa, M.D., Ph.D Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and...

Sanders Tri-Institutional Chemical Biology Seminar Series

Structure and Interaction with Chromatin of the Gene Silencing Complex PRC2 Visualized by Cryo-EM Eva Nogales, Ph.D. Professor, Biochemistry,...

Cornell Tech/Weill Cornell Medicine Meet-and-Greet Collaboration

This quarterly WCM meet-and-greet event features short demonstration projects from volunteers about health technology efforts.

Tuesday, December 5

Breast Cancer Support Groups

First and third Tuesday of the month Women age 50 and older meet 1:30-3 p.m. Women under age 50 meet 6-7:30 p.m. Facilitator: Cara Beth Hanover,...

Heme/Onc Grand Rounds: Is Precision Oncology Precise?

Dr. Robert Peter Gale, M.D., Ph.D., D. Sc. (Hon.), F.A.C.P. Executive Director, Clinical Research - Hematology/Oncology Celgene Corporation, Los Angeles, CA

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds- Westchester Division

"Dementia, Ethics and Health Policy" Tia Powell, M.D. Dr. Shoshanah Trachtenberg Frackman Faculty Scholar in Biomedical Ethics Director of the Montefiore...

Tech Tuesday Demo: Advanced Qualtrics Techniques - Data Analysis & Reporting

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...

Precision Medicine Seminar Series

"Tumor Microenvironment Immune Infiltration & Clinical Utility of Targeted Sequencing for Pediatric Brain Tumors" Speaker: Prajwal Rajappa, MD Pediatric...

State of the Medical College Address

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

 Molecular Pharmacology and Chemical Biology Programs

Strategies to Develop Nanoparticles for Translational Imaging and Therapy Fabian Kiessling, M.D. Chair of Experimental Molecular Imaging University of...

 New York Cancer Genomics Research Network

A Model for Functional Study of Breast Cancer Heterogeneity Greg Hannon, Ph.D. Senior Associate Core Member & Director of Cancer Genomics New York Genome...

Global Health Grand Rounds - Dr. Abisaab

Join us for Global Health Grand Rounds, as Dr. Josyann Abisaab speaks about "The Syrian Refugee Crisis: Facts, Myths, and Strategies." Dr. Abisaab is a...

Wednesday, December 6

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

Neurology Grand Rounds Lecture

Michio Hirano, MD Professor of Neurology Columbia University Medical Center "Mitochondrial DNA Depletion Syndrome: The Case of Charlie Gard and Why I...

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

"Dementia, Ethics and Health Policy" Tia Powell, M.D. Dr. Shoshanah Trachtenberg Frackman Faculty Scholar in Biomedical Ethics Director of the Montefiore...

Bladder Cancer

Rated a top doctor in 2017, Dr. Scott Tagawa will speak about current treatments for this disease that will likely be found in more than 79,000 Americans...

Improving the Regeneration of Chronic Skeletal Muscle Diseases

Physiology, Biophysics and Systems Biology (PBSB) Seminar Series presents: Chris Mendias, Ph.D. Associate Scientist Hospital for Special Surgery...

President's Research Seminar Series

Genomic Approaches to Cancer Host: Richard White, MD, PhD​​​​​​​ Presenter: Todd R. Golub, MD​​​​​​​ Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical...

President's Research Seminar Series

"Genomic Approaches to Cancer" Todd R. Golub, M.D. Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School Charles...

Targeting DNA DSB Repair Pathways in Cancer

The Meyer Cancer Center Solid Tumors Research Program presents: Barry Sleckman, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Weill...

Lower Manhattan Lecture Series: Podiatric Medicine

Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian presents a Lower Manhattan Lecture Series: Podiatric Medicine: Why Your Feet Are So Important Learn about...

Thursday, December 7

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine  2017-2018 Special Seminar Series

Bruce E. Clurman, M.D., Ph.D. Executive Vice President and Deputy Director Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Centeer- Jose Carreras/E. Donnall Thomas Endowed...

"Novel Mechanisms Underlying the Benefits of Exercise on Metabolic Health"

The Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecturer: Laurie Goodyear, Ph.D. Sr. Investigator and Section Head, Joslin Diabetes Center Associate...

“Diverse Synaptic Signaling in Retinal Amacrine Cells”

Jeffrey Diamond, Ph.D., Senior Investigator, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health Abstract Our...

Division of Medical Ethics Seminar Series

"Thinking All Wrong About How We Die" Margaret Battin, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor of Philosophy Adjunct Professor of Internal Medicine Division of...

Advanced and Metastatic Prostate Cancer Support Group

Weill Cornell Medicine, along with Us TOO New York & Cancer ABCs, invite you to join our monthly support group. Please note this is only open to men with...

Friday, December 8

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

Molecular Biology Program

“Regulatory RNAs and Single Cell Sequencing” Nikolaus Rajewsky, Ph.D. Scientific Head of the Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology (BIMSB) MDC for...

Regulatory RNAs and Single Cell Sequencing

Nikolaus Rajewsky, Ph.D. Scientific Head of the Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology MDC for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association Max...

Monday, December 11

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"The Mouth-Gut Axis in Gastrointestinal Diseases" Nobuhiko Kamada, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal...

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds

“Characterizing and targeting the breast tumor immune microenvironment” Ashley Cimino-Mathews, M.D. Associate Professor of Pathology and Oncology The Johns...

You Are One in A Million: Precision Medicine and the Future of Healthcare at the New York Public Library

Precision medicine is an emerging approach for disease treatment and prevention that takes into account individual variability in genes, environment, and...

Salt & Hypertension at the New York Public Library

1 in every 3 adults has high blood pressure, also known as hypertension. Come join us for a talk on salt and hypertension during the Weill Cornell Medicine...

Tuesday, December 12

CTSC Funding & Education Open House

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 8:30 -10:00 AM Belfer Research Building - Room 302 A/B 413 E 69th Street New York, NY 10021 Please join us to learn...

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds- Westchester Division ONLY

“Implementation of Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) on the JHH Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Inpatient Service” Elizabeth K....

Tech Tuesday Demo: Box Cloud Storage

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...

Tuning a Human Biosensor to Control Antiviral and  Antitumor Responses: Leveraging Structural and  Mechanistic Studies of the RIG-I Receptor

Tri- Institutional Structural Biology Seminar Series presents: Anna Pyle, Ph.D. William Edward Gilbert Professor of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental...

How to Write High-Quality Multiple-Choice Questions

This workshop is part of the Faculty Enrichment and Educational Development (FEED) Series, and will teach the best practice of writing multiple-choice...

Multiple Myeloma Support Group

Facilitator: Cara Beth Hanover, LMSW Light refreshments will be served. RSVP: (646) 499-0674 or cal9064@nyp.org Speaker: Stephanie Primiani BSN, RN,...

Wednesday, December 13

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

Medicine Grand Rounds: NYC Ending the Epidemic: From Science to Action

Demetre C. Daskalakis, M.D. M.P.H. 2017 Ashe Barley Visiting Professor Deputy Commissioner for the Division of Disease Control New York City Department of...

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds- Faculty Council

"Experiences of Sex Trafficking Victims in Healthcare Settings" Vivian Pender M.D. Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical...

Division of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine Grand Rounds

"Geriatrics and the Media: Making Friends with the Enemy" Paula Span Columnist, Freelance Feature Writer, The New York Times Journalism Associate, Columbia...

Lower Back Pain and Physical Therapy

Dr. C. David Lin specializes in Rehabilitation Medicine with expertise in treating lower back pain. He will discuss common causes of lower back pain and the...

Dissecting the Developmental Regulation of the Malaria Parasite

The Physiology, Biophysics and Systems Biology (PBSB) Seminar Series presents: Manuel Llinás, Ph.D. Professor Department of Biochemistry & Molecular...

Thursday, December 14

11th New York City Minimally Invasive Spine, Spinal Endoscopy, Robotics & 3D Navigation Symposium: Case-based and Hands-on

A certain level of controversy surrounds MIS surgery and navigation versus standard operative procedures for the treatment of spinal disorders. MIS surgery...

New Approaches to Interrogate Transmembrane Signaling

Weill Cornell Medicine Departments of Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology present: Andrew Kruse, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of...

Developmental Biology Program

"An Evolutionary Perspective on Meiotic Recombination in Vertebrates" Molly Przeworski, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Biological Sciences and Department...

Friday, December 15

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

2017 Elder Justice Community Grand Rounds

Goal Attainment Scaling: Defining the Success of Elder Mistreatment Interventions by David Burnes, PhD, Assistant Professor at University of Toronto,...

Precision Medicine Tumor Board Tutorial

We will introduce tools for case presentations, including IGV, cBioPortal, and SharePoint, as well as discuss data analysis for germline, organoids, RNA-seq...

Saturday, December 16

11th New York City Minimally Invasive Spine, Spinal Endoscopy, Robotics & 3D Navigation Symposium: Case-based and Hands-on

FINAL DAY of a 3-DAY COURSE: LAB SESSIONS A certain level of controversy surrounds MIS surgery and navigation versus standard operative procedures for the...

11th New York City Minimally Invasive Spine, Spinal Endoscopy, Robotics & 3D Navigation Symposium: Case-based and Hands-on

FINAL DAY of a 3-DAY COURSE: LAB SESSIONS A certain level of controversy surrounds MIS surgery and navigation versus standard operative procedures for the...

Monday, December 18

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

Cancer Biology and Genetics Program

"Genetic Dissection of a miR-200 Regulated Network in Epithelial Cells" Markus Stoffel, M.D., Ph.D. Professor, Head of Laboratory of Metabolic...

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"Innate Lymphoid Cells in Immunity" Marco Colonna, M.D. Endowed Professor of Pathology Professor of Immunology and Medicine Washington University School of...

Nutrition Education: Eat Well, Play Hard at the New York Public Library

Want to learn more about the intersections of healthy eating and exercise for an overall balanced lifestyle? Come join us for a talk on nutrition education...

Tuesday, December 19

Brain Aneurysm Support Group

The Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center partners with the Brain Aneurysm Foundation to provide support to the newly diagnosed, survivors, family members,...

Meyer Cancer Center Cancer Biology Research Program

"Obesity and Estrogen-Receptor-Positive Breast Cancer" Kotha Subbaramaiah, Ph.D. Professor of Biochemistry Research in Medicine Weill Cornell Medicine "An...

Wednesday, December 20

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

Medicine Grand Rounds: Insights into the Past, Present and Future of HIV

Susan Clark Ball, M.D., M.P.H., M.S. Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, WCMC Assistant Director, Bernbaum Unit Center for Special Studies, NYPH

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (Westchester Division)

This lecture will be videoconferenced to the Westchester Division "Genetic and Cellular Mechanisms in Human Postnatal Brain Development" Eric Morrow, M.D.,...

Thursday, December 21

 Prostate Cancer Support Group

In partnership with Us Too New York, please join us for our next Prostate Cancer Support Group Meeting. Topic: Sexual Recovery After Prostate Cancer...

Friday, December 22

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

Monday, December 25

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

Wednesday, December 27

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

Friday, December 29

Be One in a Million, Earn $25: All of Us Research Program

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the...

December 2017