Weill Cornell Medicine Events

Events

December 12, 2019 - January 10, 2020

Thursday, December 12

Spatiotemporal Understanding of Cooperation in Microbial Communities

Hilary T. Monaco Tri-Institutional Ph.D. Program in Computational Biology and Medicine (TPCBM) Chairperson: Dr. Daniel Heller Major Sponsor: Dr. Joao...

Cell Biology Program

"Cell Division: A Molecular View" Andrea Musacchio, Ph.D. Director, Department of Mechanistic Cell Biology Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology,...

Englander Institute for Precision Medicine (EIPM) Seminar

"Molecular Classification of Thyroid Tumors: Impact on Patient Management" Dr. Yuri Nikiforov

“Circuit Dysfunction Underlying Atypical Sensory Processing in the Fragile X Mouse Model of Autism”

Carlos Portera-Cailliau, Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) neurology and neurobiology professor, and his laboratory team recently...

Friday, December 13

BMRI-Bedside to Bench Lecture Series

“Epidemiology 101: Reading the Clinical Literature” Hooman Kamel, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology & Neuroscience, Department of Neurology, Feil Family...

Molecular Biology Program

"Meiotic Recombination and Chromosome Segregation in Mammals: Why Younger isn’t Always Better" Francesca Cole, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of...

Molecular Biology Program

"How Chromosome Structure and Recombination Ensure Chromosome Segregation in Mammalian Meiosis" Francesca Cole, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of...

Regulation of Epithelial Polarity in the Drosophila Embryo

Germán Alberto Sabio Physiology, Biophysics and System Biology Chairperson: Dr. Michael Overholtzer Major Sponsor: Dr. Jennifer Zallen Minor Sponsors: Drs....

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Celebrate another wonderful year with an evening of live music, drinks and merrymaking at the Seventh Annual WCCHR Winter Holiday Party. All ticket...

Saturday, December 14

Monday, December 16

Molecular Biology Program

"Molecular Mechanisms of Anti-Viral Immunity by RNA-targeting CRISPR-Cas Systems" Alexander Meeske, Ph.D. Helen Hay Whitney Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory...

Sanders Tri-Institutional Chemical Biology Seminar Series

"Synthetic Biology Approaches to New Chemistry" Michelle Chang, Ph.D. Professor of Chemistry and Molecular & Cell Biology University of California,...

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...

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds

“The Role of the Exocyst in Ciliogenesis, Cystogenesis and Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)” Josh Lipschutz, M.D. Chair, Medicine...

Tuesday, December 17

Excessive Co-Stimulation Leads to Dysfunction of Adoptively Transferred T Cells

Dinali P. Wijewarnasuriya Cell and Developmental Biology Chairperson: Dr. Marcel van den Brink Major Sponsor: Dr. Renier Brentjens Minor Sponsors: Drs. Ming...

Tech Tuesday Demo: Poll Everywhere

Transform one-sided presentations into two-way conversations with your audience by embedding interactive activities, like polls, directly into your...

Structural Biology Program

"Tri-Institutional Structural Biology" James Berger, Ph.D. Professor,Dept. of Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry Johns Hopkins School of Medicine,...

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,...

Wednesday, December 18

Neurology Grand Rounds Lecture

"Worldwide organization of Neurocritical Care: results of the PRINCE Study" Jose I. Suarez, MD, FNCS, FANA Professor of Neurocritical Critical Care The...

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Avital Falk, Ph.D. Assistant NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Attending Psychologist Assistant Weill Cornell Medical College and Cornell University Clinical...

The Role of ERK Dependent Feedback in BRAF V600E Melanoma Progression

Sunyana Gadal Cell and Developmental Biology Chairperson: Dr. Michael Overholtzer Major Sponsor: Dr. Neal Rosen Minor Sponsors: Drs. Ingo Mellinghoff and...

Thursday, December 19

Otolaryngology Grand Rounds

"Injections in Laryngology" Necati Enver, M.D. Laryngology Fellow

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Following a presentation from James A. Kashanian, M.D, assistant Weill Cornell Medicine attending urologist and urology and reproductive medicine professor,...

Friday, December 20

Elucidating the Physical Principles Underlying Lipid Bilayer Perturbation by Hydrophobic and Amphiphilic Peptides

Hanan Baker Physiology, Biophysics and System Biology Chairperson: Dr. Jacqueline Burre Major Sponsor: Dr. Olaf Andersen Minor Sponsors: Drs. David Eliezer...

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

"Optical Tools for In Vivo and Postmortem Imaging of Brain Cell Function and Morphology" Chris Schaffer, Ph.D., Associate Professor Meinig School of...

Thursday, January 2

Computational Biology Program

"Origin and Evolution of Organs" Margarida Cardoso Moreira, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Researcher Center for Molecular Biology Heidelberg, Germany Host: Dr. Dana...

Monday, January 6

Cardiology Grand Rounds

"Genetic Basis of Atrial Fibrillation" Patrick Ellinor, M.D. Massachusetts General Hospital Heart Center

Tuesday, January 7

Wednesday, January 8

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Wulfson Memorial Grand Rounds Steve Sharfstein, M.D. Clinical Psychiatry Professor University of Maryland

Thursday, January 9

Optimizing the Practice of Mentoring

The objective of this program is to help prepare junior and senior faculty to be more effective research mentors. Sessions will be facilitated by experts in...

Computational Biology Program

"Inferring the Hidden Rules of Cell Competition Using Machine Learning and Automated Microscopy" Alan Lowe, Ph.D. Associate Biophysics Professor London...

Friday, January 10

Optimizing the Practice of Mentoring

The objective of this program is to help prepare junior and senior faculty to be more effective research mentors. Sessions will be facilitated by experts in...

Synergistic Role of N-Myc Overexpression and RB Loss-of-Function in Driving Neuroendocrine Prostate Cancer

Alyssa M. Bagadion Cellular and Developmental Biology Chairperson: Dr. Christopher Barbieri Major Sponsor: Dr. David Rickman Minor Sponsors: Drs. Yu Chen...

December 12, 2019 - January 10, 2020