Weill Cornell Medicine Events

Events

October 22 - November 20, 2020

Thursday, October 22

Spine Tumor Seminar 2020

Specialists from Weill Cornell Medicine and New York-Presbyterian Hospital and affiliates share state-of-the-art treatment paradigms for patients with spinal...

Spine Tumor Seminar 2020

Specialists from Weill Cornell Medicine and New York-Presbyterian Hospital and affiliates share state-of-the-art treatment paradigms for patients with spinal...

Understanding Beta Cell Heterogeneity from the Single Molecule to the Organism

Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecture Series presents: David Hodson, BVSc, Ph.D.,FRCVS Professor of Cellular Metabolism Institute of...

12pm
Virtual Event
Cell Biology Program

"New Insights into Regulation of Mammalian Iron Homeostasis and Expanding Roles of Iron Sulfur Proteins in Mammalian Metabolism" Tracey Rouault,...

2pm
Virtual Event
"Lysosomal dysfunction and neurodegeneration- Lessons learned from frontotemporal dementia”

Fenghua Hu, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Cornell University Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is a devastating neurodegenerative disease characterized by the...

4pm
Virtual Event
Dr. John Maraganore, CEO, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals

This symposium is designed for faculty, trainees, and students interested in advancing their research from the lab to the clinic. Learn about ways to...

PEARL MEISTER GREENGARD PRIZE

The Pearl Meister Greengard Prize, awarded annually by The Rockefeller University, was established by the late Dr. Paul Greengard, who served as the...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Ophthalmology Grand Round

Topic: TBD Speaker: Jeffrey McMahon, MD - WCM Ophthalmology Faculty - Confirmed Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. ZOOM. Link and...

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 23

Computational and Systems Biology Program

"Probing the Nuclear Organization via Machine Learning" Jian Ma, Ph.D. Associate Professor ,Computational Biology School of Computer Science Carnegie Mellon...

11am
Virtual Event
BMRI Bedside to Bench Lecture

“Neurological Complications of Covid-19” Alexander E. Merkler, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience, Division of Neurocritical Care & BMRI,...

12pm
Virtual Event
GIM Research Seminar

Speaker: Kerri Aronson, MD | Assistant Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine Title: “Measuring Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients with...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Pulmonary Basic & Translational Research Conference

Deborah Haisch, M.D. Instructor in Medicine / Assistant Attending Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Will present: Illness Severity Scores...

2pm
Virtual Event

Monday, October 26

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

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

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Brain - After a Stroke

Neuropsychologist Dr. Jessica Spat-Lemus joins Dr. Philip Stieg, the chairman of the Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center to talk about using cognitive...

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: Session 4 - Restaurant Dining and Fast Foods

This session is designed to teach families how to eat healthy while eating out. We are going to discover the secrets and tricks of making healthier choices...

Tobias Cohen, MD, PhD / Maria Mostyka, DO

“The strengths and weaknesses of viscoelastic testing compared to traditional coagulation testing” Tobias Cohen, M.D., Ph.D. Pathology Resident ...

5pm
Virtual Event
Childbirth & Your Pelvic Floor Health - What You Didn't Expect When You Were Expecting

We invite you to a webinar with Dr. Tirsit Asfaw about the Weill Cornell Medicine Postpartum Pelvic Floor Health Program, a comprehensive initiative tailored...

Tuesday, October 27

Dermatology Grand Round

Topic: Case Presentations Speaker: N/A Moderator: Anna Bender, M.D. Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. Link and password will be...

8am
Virtual Event
Dr. Ji Won Kim and Dr. Maria Lame

Presented by Ji Won Kim, MD Director, Pediatric Telemedicine, NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Molecular Pharmacology and Chemical Biology Programs

" OligoTEAs: A Platform for the Design and Quantification of Multifunctional Antibody Drug Carriers" Christopher Alabi, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Nancy and...

4pm
Virtual Event
Molecular Pharmacology and Chemical Biology Programs

"OligoTEAs: A Platform for the Design and Quantification of Multifunctional Antibody Drug Carriers" Christopher Alabi, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Nancy and...

4pm
Virtual Event
Structural Biology Program

"Tri-Institutional Structural Biology Seminar Series" Markus Wahl, Ph.D. Institute of Chemistry/Biochemistry Frele Universitat Berlin, Berlin,...

4pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 28

Lawrence Hirsch MD

Lecture Title: Critical Care EEG Monitoring and Nonconvulsive Seizures: A personalized update Lawrene Hirsch, M.D. Professor of Neurology Yale School of...

8:30am
Virtual Event
International Patient Symposium on Myeloproliferative Neoplasms - A Virtual Event

The Virtual Patient Symposium on Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPNs) is presented by the Cancer Research & Treatment Fund (CR&T). Patients and their...

8:45am
Virtual Event
Karen Akinsanya, Ph.D. Executive Vice President, Chief Biomedical Scientist, and Head of R&D  Schrödinger

On Wednesday, October 28 at 4:00 P.M., Dr. Elaine Fuchs will interview Dr. Karen Akinsanya about her distinguished scientific career, her innovative and...

4pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 29

JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBURG ‘54 Associate Court Justice of The United States of America The Office of Women invites you to: A CONVERSATION CELEBRATING THE LIFE OF JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBURG ‘54

JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBURG ‘54 Associate Court Justice of The United States of America The Office of Women invites you to: A CONVERSATION CELEBRATING THE...

5pm
Virtual Event
Medical Ethics Seminar Series

"Ethical Issues Encountered by Medical Journal Editors" Christine Laine, MD, MPH, FACP Editor in Chief of Annals of Internal Medicine Clinical Associate...

5pm
Virtual Event
Ophthalmology Grand Round

Topic: TBD Speaker: Ann Tran, MD & Eve Feinberg, MD Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. ZOOM. Link and password will be provided ahead...

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 30

BMRI Work in Progress Seminar Series

“New Therapeutic Avenues for the Treatment of Age-Related Neurodegenerative Diseases” Victor Tapias Molina, PhD, Assistant Professor of Research in...

12pm
Virtual Event

Monday, November 2

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: Session 5 - Children and Exercise Recommendations

This session focuses on physical activity recommendations and health benefits. Our exercise specialist, James Mitchell, will demonstrate age-appropriate...

Tuesday, November 3

Dermatology Grand Round

Topic: N/A Speaker: Tumor Board/ Surgical Moderator: Kira Minkis, M.D. Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. Link and password will be...

8am
Virtual Event
Daniel A. Bachovchin, Ph.D.

Daniel A. Bachovchin, Ph.D. Assistant Member, Chemical Biology Program, Sloan Kettering Institute, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Assistant...

4pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 4

Thursday, November 5

Genetic Testing for Rare Cancers: The Importance of Knowing Your Family History
Lecture/Seminar, Patient Care Event, Information Session / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cell and Developmental Biology, Dermatology, Genetic Medicine, Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Geriatric and Palliative Medicine, Hematology/Medical Oncology, Immunology, Nephrology & Hypertension, Center for Aging Research and Clinical Care, Center for Lymphoma and Myeloma, Iris Cantor Women's Health Center, Irving Sherwood Wright Center on Aging, Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Otolaryngology (ENT), Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Psychiatry, Healthcare Policy & Research, Radiology, Radiation Oncology, Surgery, Urology, Center for Complementary and Integrative Medicine, Institute for Computational Biomedicine, Clinical & Translational Science Center (CTSC), Samuel J. Wood Library, Faculty Affairs, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Global Health Education, Information Technologies & Services, External Affairs, General Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dentistry, Transplantation Surgery, Breast Center, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Department of Urology, Center for Healthcare Informatics and Policy (CHiP), Faculty Development, Tri-Institutional MD-PhD Program, Brain and Mind Research Institute, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Primary Care (WCMA), Meyer Cancer Center, Institute for Precision Medicine, Myra Mahon Patient Resource Center, General Internal Medicine, Public Health Programs, Joint Clinical Trials Office (JCTO), Endocrine Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer Program, GI Oncology Program, Lung Cancer and Thoracic Oncology Program, Interventional Radiology, Bladder Cancer Program

Target Audience – Patients who would benefit from understanding how best to navigate the complex health system and be made aware of the supportive services...

4pm
Virtual Event
Ophthalmology Grand Round

Topic: TBD Speaker: Stephanie Engelhard, MD & Mahmood Khan, MD Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. ZOOM. Link and password will be...

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, November 6

Health Equity Seminar Series

Speaker: Pon-Hsiu Yeh, M.D. Title: Instructor in Emergency Medicine NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medicine Topic: Health Care Disparities...

12:30pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, November 7

Monday, November 9

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"CD4 T Cell Responses to Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Infection" Daniel Barber, Ph.D. Earl Stadtman Tenure Track Investigator T lymphocyte Biology...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: Session 6 - Healthy Snacks for Children and Teens

Our healthy snacking session will be sure to give you some new ideas about wonderful snacks to pack or keep around the house. The Kids and Teens Healthy...

Tuesday, November 10

 Molecular Pharmacology and Chemical Biology Programs

"Next Generation Proteomic Tools for Understanding Modified Proteins and Proteomes" Benjamin Garcia, Ph.D. Presidential Professor of Biochemistry and...

4pm
Virtual Event
Molecular Pharmacology and Chemical Biology Programs

"Next Generation Proteomic Tools for Understanding Modified Proteins and Proteomes" Benjamin Garcia, Ph.D., FRSC John McCrea Dickson M.D. Presidential...

4pm
Virtual Event
WCM Practical Neurology Updates

Speaker: Daniel Barone, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology Topic: Sleep and Movement Disorders for the Practicing Neurologist Speaker: Alan...

5pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 11

Optimal Brain and Spine Health

A series of four free webinars presented by the Weill Cornell Medicine brain and spine experts at the NYP Brooklyn Methodist. Oct 21: Brain Tumors, with Dr....

Thursday, November 12

Sympathetic Neuron Development and Neurotrophic Mechanisms

Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecture Series presents: Rejji Kuruvilla, Ph.D. Professor, Dept. of Biology Johns Hopkins University

12pm
Virtual Event
Ophthalmology Grand Round

Topic: TBD Speaker: Donald J. D’Amico, MD - WCM Ophthalmology Faculty - Confirmed Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. ZOOM. Link and...

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, November 17

Dermatology Grand Round

Topic: Hair loss & related cases Speaker: Carolyn Goh, M.D. UCLA Moderator: Silvia Mancebo, M.D. Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM....

8am
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 18

Meyer Cancer Center Director's Seminar

Tony Hunter, Ph.D. American Cancer Society Molecular and Cellular Biology Laboratory Professor Salk Institute for Biological Studies Chair

Thursday, November 19

Cell Biology Program

"Super-resolution Imaging of Chromatin Structure and Dynamics" Melike Lakadamyali, Ph.D. Associate Professor , Department of Physiology, Department of Cell...

2pm
Virtual Event
Progress in Neuroscience Seminar Series - "Understanding Selective Mitophagy"

Wade Harper, Ph.D., Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School Abstract: The ubiquitin ligase Parkin, protein kinase PINK1, USP30 deubiquitylase,...

4pm
Virtual Event
Ophthalmology Grand Round

Topic: TBD Speaker: Benjamin Botsford, MD & Tamara Lenis, MD PhD Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. ZOOM. Link and password will be...

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, November 20

Computational and Systems Biology Program

"Genome-wide Maps of Enhancer Regulation Link Risk Variants to Disease Genes" Jessie Engreitz, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics Stanford...

11am
Virtual Event

October 22 - November 20, 2020