Weill Cornell Medicine Events

Events

February 29 - March 29, 2020

Monday, March 2

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

Title TBD Paul Thomas, Ph.D. Member, St. Jude Faculty, Immunology St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee Host: Dr. Andrea...

Tuesday, March 3

Dermatology Grand Round

Topic: "PG/Neutrophilis" Speaker: Elisha Singer, M.D. Moderator: Joanna Harp, M.D. Sessions with a resident or internal speaker will begin with live...

Dr. Laura Riley

Presented by Laura E. Riley, MD Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology Given Foundation Professor in Clinical...

Characterizing Proteins of Unknown Function in Mycobacterium Tuberculosis

Meredith W. Whitaker Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis Chairperson: Dr. Michael Glickman Major Sponsor: Dr. Sabine Ehrt Minor Sponsors: Drs. Joao Xavier...

Wednesday, March 4

Medicine Grand Rounds - Changing Paradigms in the Prevention of Esophageal Cancer

Felice Schnoll-Sussman, M.D. Professor of Clinical Medicine Director, Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health Director of Endoscopy Weill Cornell...

Dr. Annapurna Poduri

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 8:30AM – 9:30AM F-639 Annapurna Poduri, MD MPH Associate Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School “Epilepsy...

Structure-Functional Analysis and Identification of Inhibitors of ADAM17/iRhom2-Dependent Proteolysis

Beiyu Tang Pharmacology Chairperson: Dr. Theresa Lu Major Sponsor: Dr. Carl Blobel Minor Sponsors: Drs. Daniel Bachovchin, Lonny Levin and Michael Overholtzer

Structural Biology Program

"Evolutionary Persistence of DNA Methylation for Millions of Years After Ancient Loss of a De Novo Methyltransferase" Hiten Madhani, M.D., Ph.D. Professor,...

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

Thursday, March 5

Special Seminar

"Genetic Approaches to Investigate Cancer Progression and Drug Specificity" Jason Sheltzer, Ph.D. Independent Fellow Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory; Cold...

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Research Seminar

"Clonal Hematopoiesis in Human Aging and Disease" Siddhartha Jaiswal, M.D., Ph.D. Assistant Pathology Professor Rapid Autopsy Program Director Stanford...

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Research Seminar Series

Title TBD Siddhartha Jaiswal, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Pathology Director, Rapid Autopsy Program Stanford University School of Medicine, Standford, CA

Developmental Biology Program

"Pluripotent Stem Cells and the Self Engineering of the Mammalian Embryo" Alfonso Martinez Arias, Ph.D. Professor of Developmental Mechanics, Department of...

Nutrition Workshops

This five-week nutrition workshop for parents and caretakers of children under 18 puts education into action to help families lead healthier lives. Adults,...

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

Friday, March 6

Brain & Mind Research Institute (BMRI) Bedside-to-Bench Seminar

“A Pediatric Epilepsy Learning Health Care System” Zachary Grinspan, M.D., M.S. Pediatric Epilepsy Program Director Associate Health Care Policy & Research...

Monday, March 9

Cancer Biology and Genetics Program

"The Role of Stem Cell Niche in Aging and Early Tumorigenesis" Pekka Katajisto, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Biosciences and...

Tuesday, March 10

The Opioid Epidemic: A Crisis Impacting All Americans

Who is Responsible? Come learn about the most devastating epidemic that is sweepting across America. A panel discussion will follow a documentary screening...

Tri-Institutional Program

"Tri-Institutional Structural Biology" John Kuriyan, Ph.D. Molecular and Cellular Biology and Chemistry Professor University of California, Berkeley,...

Practical Neurology Updates

"Recent Advances in Epilepsy Management" Steven C. Karceski, M.D. Assistant Neurology Professor "Diagnosis and Management of a First Seizure" Padmaja...

Wednesday, March 11

Matthew Simon

Matthew Simon, M.D. Assistant Health Care Policy, Medicine and Research Professor Associate NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Epidemiologist Weill Cornell Medicine

The Myra Mahon Patient Resource Center

Alzheimer's Disease (AD) is now the 6th leading cause of death in the US, according to the Alzheimer's Association. 1 in 3 seniors dies with some form of...

Meyer Cancer Center Director's Seminar Series

Nina Bhardwaj, M.D., Ph.D. Professor, Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology Professor, Urology Icahn School of Medicine and Mount Sinai

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

Thursday, March 12

Cellular Biology Program

"Super-Resolution Imaging of Chromatin Structure and Dynamics" Melike Lakadamyali, Ph.D. Assistant Physiology Professor University of Pennsylvania Perelman...

Nutrition Workshops

This five-week nutrition workshop for parents and caretakers of children under 18 puts education into action to help families lead healthier lives. Adults,...

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

Friday, March 13

Brain & Mind Research Institute (BMRI) Work-in-Progress Seminar

“Investigating the Structural Basis of Glutamate Receptor Gating Using Cryo-EM” Joel Meyerson, Ph.D. Assistant Physiology and Biophysics Professor Weill...

Molecular Biology Program

"Molecular Basis of Transcription Coupled Lesion Recognition and Repair" Dong Wang, Ph.D. Professor, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences; Skaggs School of...

Monday, March 16

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"Host Adaptations to Microbial Diversity" Kenneth Cadwell, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology NYU School of Medicine, Skirball Institute,...

Tuesday, March 17

Dermatology Grand Round

Topic: Case Presentations Speaker: N/A Moderator: Julie Zang, M.D., Ph.D. Sessions with a resident or internal speaker will begin with live case...

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,...

Wednesday, March 18

Neurology Grand Round Lecture

"The Dystonias" Hyder A. Jinnah, M.D., Ph.D. Neurology and Human Genetics Professor Emory University School of Medicine

Transplantation Medicine: Vienna City of Science Symposium

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

 Information Sessions: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

Substance use among adolescents and young adults has been declining recently, excluding one substance: nicotine. In the United States, Electronic Nicotine...

Heberden Society History of Medicine Lecture

"In Search of the Cause of Death of Dr. Semmelweis: From Budapest to Vienna and Back Again" Andrew Schafer, M.D. Medicine Professor Weill Cornell Medicine

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

Thursday, March 19

Computational Biology Program

"Protein Dynamics and Allostery in the Cyclin-Dependent Kinases" Nicholas Levinson, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology University of...

Developmental Biology Program

"Sperm Chromatin and Its Role in Development" Sue Hammoud, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics; Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology;...

Vienna City of Science Symposium

Hosted by: Augustine MK Choi, MD Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean WCM Wolgang Aulitzsky, MD Associate Dean for International Medicine and Distance...

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

Friday, March 20

Brain & Mind Research Institute (BMRI) Work-in-Progress Seminar

“The Role of Perivascular Macrophages in ApoE4-Induced Alteration of Cerebrovascular Regulation” Antoine Anfray, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Neuroscience...

Molecular Biology Program

"Regulating DNA Replication and Cell Growth in Bacteria" Michael Laub, Ph.D. Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Professor, Department of...

Molecular Biology Program

Molecular Biology Research Seminar Series- "Single-Molecule Studies of Eukaryotic DNA Replication" Stephen P. Bell, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Biology,...

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ+) Communications and Health Needs: Case-Based Review of Best Practices in Care for LGBTQ+ Patients

Through interactive activities, participants will learn how to communicate and provide care that is sensitive and inclusive for their LGBTQ patients and...

Monday, March 23

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"Innate Immune Control of Viral Replication" John Schoggins, Ph.D. Associate Professor The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, ​​​​​​Dallas,...

Tuesday, March 24

Research Seminar

"Spying on Cellular Communication with Chemical Tools and Noninvasive Imaging" Jennifer Prescher, Ph.D. Chemistry, Molecular Biology & Biochemistry and...

Wednesday, March 25

Brain Tumor Support Group

The Departments of Social Work and Neuro-oncology at NYP Weill Cornell invites any persons with a primary brain tumor (glioma) and their caregivers to join...

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

Thursday, March 26

Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecture Series

"How Cells Control Cholesterol" Arun Radhakrishnan, Ph.D. Associate Professor Dept. of Molecular Genetics UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Cellular Biology Program

"The Chemical Biology of Cancer" Michael White, Ph.D. Chief Tumor Cell Biology Scientific Officer and Vice President Pfizer Oncology Research and...

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

HeartSmarts

Heart disease is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. HeartSmarts Cardiovascular Health Education Program representatives educate...

Friday, March 27

Clinical & Translational Science Center (CTSC) Research in Progress

Conducting Mentored Clinical and Translational Research from the Perspectives of Trainees and Scholars "Micro Satellite Instability (MSI) Detection in ctDNA...

February 29 - March 29, 2020