Weill Cornell Medicine Events

Events

September 23 - October 22, 2019

Monday, September 23

Immunology Program

"The Lymphatic System in Health, Disease and Cancer Progression" Timothy Padera, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology Harvard Medical School,...

"Probabilistic Models of Transcriptome Dysregulation in Genetic Disease"

Institute for Computational Biomedicine (ICB) Seminar Series presents: David A. Knowles, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Columbia...

IP & Pizza

Kick off your journey to innovation by joining the Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) for an informative and interactive session that will present CTL...

Immunology Program

"The Lymphatic System in Health, Disease and Cancer Progression" Timothy Padera, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology Harvard Medical School,...

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds

"Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine: Chairman's Address" Massimo Loda, M.D. Professor, Chairman and Pathologist-in-Chief Pathology &...

Information Session: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

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

Tuesday, September 24

12th Annual Free Prostate Cancer Screening

Free prostate cancer screening for men and transwomen aged 40 - 75 who have never been diagnosed with prostate cancer Screening includes a PSA blood test...

Heme/Onc Grand Rounds: Pancreatic Cancer: New Treatment Strategies

Dr. Manuel Hidalgo, M.D., Ph.D. Chief, Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology Department of Medicine Weill Cornell Medicine New York, NY

Pediatrics Grand Rounds: Addiction Medicine in the Pediatric Population

Presented by: Jonathan Avery, MD Director, Addiction Psychiatry Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medicine Associate Attending...

LCCHM Palliative Care Case Conference

The Liz Claiborne Center for Humanism in Medicine invites you to join us this summer for the Palliative Care Case Conference. The conference takes place on...

"Investigating the Retromer Complex as a Potential Therapeutic Target in Alzheimer’s Disease."

Rebecca Cox Neuroscience Chairperson: Dr. M. Elizabeth Ross Major Sponsor: Dr. Gregory Petsko Minor Sponsors: Drs. Jacqueline Burré and Randi B....

Inflammation, Supplements, Diet, and Cancer: What Is the Impact?

Nutrition is an important part of your health. However, it can be challenging to take control when there is so much conflicting information available. ...

Biostatistics Lecture

This lecture is geared towards clinical investigators, research staff members and students interested in fundamental research design and statistical concepts...

Structural Insights into the Gating and Selectivity of Organellar Two-Pore Channels

Tri-Institutional Structural Biology Seminar Series presents: Youxing Jiang, Ph.D. Professor of Physiology Rosewood Corporation Chair in Biomedical...

Tri-Institutional Structural Biology

Youxing Jiang, Ph.D. Physiology and Biophysics Professor University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX Hosts: David Eliiezer and Simon Scheuring

Osteoporosis & Arthritis Seminar with Dr. Derek Hansen

54 million Americans have low bone density or osteoporosis. One in two women and one in four men over the age of 50 will break a bone due to osteoporosis....

Wednesday, September 25

Medicine Grand Rounds - Albert Wu, MD

Albert Wu, MD, MPH Professor, Health Policy and Management Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Neurology Grand Rounds Lecture

"Atrial Fibrillation: It's Everywhere and It's a Bigger Problem Than You Think" Jeff Healey, M.D., M.S., F.R.C.P.(C.), F.H.R.S. Medicine Professor McMaster...

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...

Immunity and Inflammation in the Pathogenesis of Lung Cancer

The Martin Lipkin and Irving Weinstein Foundation Lectureship presents: Steven Dubinett, M.D. Associate Vice Research Chancellor Senior Associate...

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 about nutritional requirements, focusing on the role of calories,...

Thursday, September 26

Ophthalmology Grand Rounds

“Herpes Zoster and the Zoster Eye Disease Study” Speaker: Elisabeth Cohen, M.D.

Cell Biology Program

"Setting Boundaries: How Cells Keep Telomeres in Check" Eros Denchi, Ph.D. Stadtman Investigator, Laboratory of Genome Integrity National Cancer...

Friday, September 27

7th Annual Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Research Day

This annual forum is designed to bring together the Pediatric IBD community in an informal setting. The goals of the event are to highlight recent...

2nd International Conference Sublobar Resections for Lung Cancer

2nd International Conference Sublobar Resections for Lung Cancer Sept 27th, 2019 Hosted by AATS We are pleased to host the 2nd International Conference...

Research in the Cloud (RITC) Symposium

This all-day event will feature various workshops concerning the leverage of cloud technology for scientific and educational activities at Weill Cornell...

Basic and Translational Pulmonary Research Conference

"Mitochondrial Iron Transporters in Type 2 Alveolar Epithelial Cell Biology - Implications for Pulmonary Fibrosis" Ziling Huang, M.D. Visiting Graduate...

Predictive Modeling of Complex Human Traits and Diseases Using Quantitative Genetic Traits.

Zoe Zijun Zhao Physiology, Biophysics and Systems Biology Chairperson: Dr. Christopher Mason Major Sponsor: Dr. Jason Mezey Minor Sponsors: Drs. Olivier...

Saturday, September 28

Regenerative Medicine: State of the Science

This program provides an introduction to regenerative medicine for rehabilitation professionals interested in utilizing regenerative medicine techniques. As...

Monday, September 30

Immunology Program

"Environment & Microbial Regulation of NKT cells at Mucosal Interfaces" Richard Blumberg, M.D. Professor, Harvard Medical School Chief, Division of...

Wednesday, October 2

Medicine Grand Rounds - 2019 Feder Visiting Professor

Carol Mangione, MD, MSPH, FACP Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Policy and Management UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

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

Session 2: Healthy Cooking, An Interactive Approach During this session, we will learn the basics of healthy cooking and the process of meal planning to...

Thursday, October 3

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Seminar

Yajaira Suárez, Ph.D. Associate Comparative Medicine and Pathology Professor Vascular Biology & Therapeutics Program and Integrative Cell Signaling &...

Friday, October 4

Virtual Health Care in the Mainstream

Nationally acclaimed speakers and experts lead didactic sessions concerning ​virtual care and its future.

Virtual Healthcare in the Mainstream 2019

This conference will have nationally-acclaimed speakers and subject matter experts leading didactic sessions on​virtual based care and it's future....

Seventh Annual Appel Alzheimer's Disease Research Institute Symposium

The annual Appel Alzheimer’s Disease Research Institute Symposium highlights groundbreaking research and discoveries by leading investigators and provides a...

Virtual Healthcare in the Mainstream

New-York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine is proud to present the 2019 Virtual Healthcare conference. This conference will have...

Clinical & Translational Science Center (CTSC) Research in Progress

Conducting Mentored Clinical and Translational Research from the Perspectives of Trainees and Scholars "The Innate Immune System, Monocyte Phenotype, HIV...

Monday, October 7

2019 Gigi Shaw Arledge Pancreatic Disease Conference

This one-day, non-CME educational meeting for clinicians involved in pancreatic disease management will feature basic, translational, clinical and...

Cancer Biology and Genetics Program

"A Fantastic Voyage into the Cell: Control and Consequences of the Crowded Cell Interior" Liam Holt, Ph.D. Assistant Professor New York University, New...

Functional Proteomics and Pharmacologic Disassembly of Oncogenic Enhanceosomes in Acute Myeloid Leukemia.

Lauren Tate Marek Pharmacology Chairperson: Dr. John Blenis Major Sponsor: Dr. Alex Kentsis Minor Sponsors: Drs. Minkui Luo and David...

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds

"Common Problems in Renal Tumor Classification" Pedram Argani, M.D. Pathology Professor John Hopkins Hospital Baltimore, MD

Tuesday, October 8

Advances Intracardiac Robotics to Its Full Potential

Douglas A. Murphy, M.D. Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

Wednesday, October 9

Neurology Grand Round Lecture

“Broken Body, Broken Brain: Sleep Impairment, Circadian Dysrhythmia and Encephalopathy During Critical Illness” Matthew Brandon Maas, M.D., M.S. Associate...

Thursday, October 10

Structural Basis of Ca2+-dependent Lipid Scrambling and Ion Transport by TMEM16 Proteins.

Maria Elizabeth Falzone Biochemistry and Structural Biology Chairperson: Dr. Olga Boudker Major Sponsor: Dr. Alessio Accardi Minor Sponsors: Drs. Scott...

Friday, October 11

3RD ANNUAL WEILL CORNELL PITUITARY SYMPOSIUM:  Pituitary Tumors: Medical, Surgical, and Radiotherapy Treatment Options

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

Monday, October 14

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds

"The Current State of Laboratory Testing for Human Prion Disease" Daniel D. Rhoads, M.D., F.C.A.P., D.(A.B.M.M.) Clinical Laboratory Director National Prion...

Tuesday, October 15

Research Seminar

"Storage and Retrieval of Developmental Epigenetic Memory" Ramesh Shivdasani, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Medicine Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard...

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,...

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,...

Prediabetes 101

One out of three people has prediabetes. One out of 10 people has diabetes; one out of four does not know. Join us for a seminar exploring everything you...

Wednesday, October 16

Department of Neurology Grand Rounds Lecture

"How Adults Learn – Leveraging your Teaching and Learning” Ruth Gotian, Ed.D., M.S. Assistant Professor of Education in Anesthesiology Weill Cornell...

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: Figuring Out Food Labels

Session 3: Figuring Out Food Labels This interactive session will teach your child how to read labels and make healthier selections while choosing snacks...

Thursday, October 17

Immunology Program

"Decreasing Tension and Increasing Sweetness: What Aids Macrophage Tissue Invasion" Daria Siekhaus, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Institute of Science and...

Cardiovascular Summit 2019

Cardiovascular Summit 2019 is the sixth annual cardiovascular therapy course hosted by NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center...

Communicating Crisis: Visual Storytelling in Conflict Zones

Giles Clarke, humanitarian and Getty Images Reportage crisis photojournalist, will share lessons from his experiences as a photojournalist in areas of...

Friday, October 18

Cardiovascular Summit 2019

Cardiovascular Summit 2019 is the sixth annual cardiovascular therapy course hosted by NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center...

Symposium 2019: Stroke Rehabilitation through the Continuum

The program is meant to update rehabilitation professionals (physiatrists, neurologists, physical and occupational therapist, speech pathologists, and...

Cancer Biology and Genetics Program

"Oncogenic Rag GTPase Signaling Links Cellular Nutrients with the Lymphoma Microenvironment" Alejo Efeyan, Ph.D. Group Leader, Metabolism and Cell Signaling...

Molecular Biology Program

"Specific Outputs from Promiscuous Chromatin Remodeling Machines" Jeffrey McKnight, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Biology University of Oregon, Institute of...

Monday, October 21

Cancer Biology and Genetics Program

"Cell Signaling, Systems-Based Pharmacology, and the Future of Precision Cancer Medicine" Michael Yaffe, Ph.D. Director, MIT Center for Precision Cancer...

Cardiology Grand Rounds

"Unraveling HFpEF – a systemic disease" Jennifer E. Ho, M.D. Associate Professor of Medicine Harvard Medical School

Sanders Tri-Institutional Chemical Biology Seminar Series

"The Prebiotic Origins of RNA and the Emergence of the RNA" Jack Szostak, Ph.D. Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology Harvard University, Boston,...

Tuesday, October 22

LCCHM Palliative Care Case Conference

The Liz Claiborne Center for Humanism in Medicine invites you to join us this summer for the Palliative Care Case Conference. The conference takes place on...

Tri-Institutional Program

"Tri-Institutional Structural Biology" Nieng Yan, Ph.D. Molecular Biology Professor, Princeton University, NJ Hosts: Dr. David Eliezer and Simon Scheuring

September 23 - October 22, 2019