Weill Cornell Medicine Events

Events

February 23 - March 24, 2019

Saturday, February 23

All of Us Research Program Enrollment

The All of Us Research Program mission is simple: expedite health research and medical breakthroughs. Enroll on our bus and receive a $25 gift card after...

Sunday, February 24

All of Us Research Program Enrollment

The All of Us Research Program mission is simple: expedite health research and medical breakthroughs. Enroll on our bus and receive a $25 gift card after...

Monday, February 25

All of Us Research Program Enrollment

The All of Us Research Program mission is simple: expedite health research and medical breakthroughs. Enroll on our bus and receive a $25 gift card after...

Structural Biology Program

"Functional aggregate assemblies in innate and adaptive immunity" Sun Hur, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular...

Psychological Therapies for Pain

Presenter: Robert D. Kerns, Ph.D, Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology and Psychology at Yale University A broad array of evidence-based psychological...

Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"Gene Identification in Inborn Errors of Immunity Lead to Precision Medicine Therapies" Michael Lenardo, M.D. Section Chief and Director, Clinical Genomics...

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds

"Diagnostic Solutions to Current Global Cancer Challenges" Danny Milner, M.D. Chief Medical Officer American Society for Clinical Pathology

Tuesday, February 26

Heart Disease and Women

"Core Concepts and Advances - What's Now? What's Next? Optimal Care for Women" Program Directors: Drs. Holly Andersen, Sonia Tolani and Jennifer Haythe

Heme/Onc Grand Rounds: Hidden in Plain Sight: Current Approaches to Carcinomas of Unknown Primary

Dr. Jones T. Nauseef, M.D., Ph.D. Clinical Fellow Department of Medicine Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology Weill Cornell Medicine New York, NY

Pediatrics Grand Rounds: PDA in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants: If, When and How to Close It

Presented by: Shyam Kumar Sathanandam, MD, FSCAI Assistant Professor Pediatrics, Division of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

All of Us Research Program Enrollment

The All of Us Research Program mission is simple: expedite health research and medical breakthroughs. Enroll on our bus and receive a $25 gift card after...

Immunology Program 

Immune-Microbiota Interaction in Lung Cancer Chengcheng Jin, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at Massachusetts...

Tech Tuesday Demo: Zoom

Join us for this weekly series to learn about various technologies available at WCM. This week, we'll learn about Zoom. Need to meet virtually? It’s easy...

Radiation-Induced "Nanopores" Facilitate Calcium-Mediated Apoptosis via ASMase Activity.

CHARLES STEPHEN FERRANTI Pharmacology Chairperson: Dr. Daniel Heller Major Sponsors: Dr. Richard Kolesnick Minor Sponsors: ...

CTSC Biostatistics Lecture Series

Hosted by: Paul J. Christos, DrPH, MS Director, CTSC Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design (BERD) Core Associate Research Professor Healthcare...

Research Seminar: Molecular Pharmacology and Chemical Biology

Targeting Structurally and Functionally Diverse Nucleic Acids with Druglike Small Molecules John Schneekloth, Ph.D. Head, Chemical Genetics...

2019 Cornell Startup Symposium

Weill Cornell Medicine BioVenture eLab & Entrepreneurship at Cornell join forces to host an exciting evening showcasing innovation and entrepreneurship in...

Wednesday, February 27

Neurology Grand Rounds Lecture

Rebecca Ichord, M.D. Professor of Neurology Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania “Cerebral Vasculopathies in Childhood...

All of Us Research Program Enrollment

The All of Us Research Program mission is simple: expedite health research and medical breakthroughs. Enroll on our bus and receive a $25 gift card after...

Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Lewy Body Dementia at the New York Public Library

According to the Alzheimer's Association, 1 in 3 seniors will die with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias. The National Institute on Aging describes...

Brain Tumor Support Group

The Departments of Social Work and Neuro-oncology at NYP Weill Cornell invite any person with a primary brain tumor (glioma) and their caregiver to join our...

Evolution of Functional Properties in TRP Channels

The Physiology, Biophysics and System Biology (PBSB) Seminar Series presents: Sebastian Brauchi, Ph.D. Visiting Scientist, Janelia Research Campus, Howard...

Thursday, February 28

2nd Annual Primary Care Innovation Symposium

--Come and meet others engaged in Primary Care Innovation -- Innovative projects our faculty, trainees & staff are working on to improve Primary Care --Oral...

Proud to be GIM

The Weill Cornell Division of General Internal Medicine (GIM) is proud to announce that it has been selected by the Society of General Internal Medicine to...

SMARTFest 2019

Join Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM) Information Technologies & Services (ITS) at the Samuel J. Wood Library for the sixth annual SMARTFest. Meet with vendors...

Computational Biology Program

"Why cousins are more similar than mother-daughters: implications for cell fate control" Shaon Chakrabarti, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow Harvard University,...

Uncovering Cardiac Repolarization Mechanisms Through Global Optimization to Dynamic Electrophysiological Protocols.

FRANCIS ADRIEL ORTEGA Physiology, Biophysics and Systems Biology Chairperson: Dr. Lawrence Palmer Major Sponsors: Dr. David...

Chemical Tools for Imaging and Manipulating Cell Signaling

Departments of Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecture Series presents: Carsten Schultz, Ph.D. Chair & Professor, Dept. of Physiology &...

Immunology Program 

MicroRNA-Mediated Regulation of Adaptive Immunity LI-Fan Lu, Ph.D. Associate professor, Molecular Biology Department of Molecular Biology University of...

Grand Rounds

Speaker: Marcelo Nociari, PhD Topic: “Towards Treatment of Stargardt Disease”

Friday, March 1

Immunology Program

"Keep Calm and Eat On: How Phagocytes Smell, Taste, and Ingest Their Apoptotic Meal" Justin Perry, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow University of Virginia,...

Pulmonary Basic & Translational Research Conference

Luca Richeldi, Ph.D., M.D. Chair and Head of the Division of Pulmonary Medicine Professor of Respiratory Medicine A. Gemelli University Hospital...

Monday, March 4

Cardiology Grand Rounds

Autonomic Ventricular Tachycardia Kalyanam Shivkumar, M.D. Professor, Medicine, Radiology Director, UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center

Postdoc Open Hours: Research Technology

Have questions about research technology? Our ITS Liaisons will be hosting special open hours to help postdocs learn more about research technology available...

Health Informatics Research Seminar: Fei Wang, PhD, "When AI Meets Medicine"

Abstract: The recent years have witnessed a surge of interests on AI technologies which have already impacted a variety of aspects in our life, including...

Tuesday, March 5

Burn Prevention for Older Adults

The most common causes of burns are scalds from hot liquids and steam, building fires and flammable liquids and gases that ignite, but they may be caused by...

Immuno-Regulatory Programs Controlled by IRE1a-XBP1 Signaling in Myeloid Cells

Sahill Chopra Physiology, Biophysics and System Biology Chairperson: Dr. Tobias Hohl Major Sponsor: Dr. Juan Ruiz Minor Sponsor: Dr. Matthew...

Wednesday, March 6

Cell Biology Program

"Understanding Transcriptional Regulation and Cellular Identity Through a Proteomic Lens" Samuel Myers, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow The Broad Institute of...

Thursday, March 7

Special Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Seminar

"Inflammation, Inflammatory Mediators and Cancer Progress" Raymond DuBois, M.D., Ph.D. Dean, Medicine Medical University of South Carolina

A Fantastic Journey into the Cell

Departments of Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecture Series presents: Liam Holt, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry &...

Elucidating a Novel Role of Tight Junction Protein Occludin in Cortical Neurogenesis.

RAPHAEL MICHEL BENDRIEM Neuroscience Chairperson: Dr. Natalia De Marco Garcia Major Sponsor: Dr. M. Elizabeth Ross Minor...

 Lung Disease and Educational Support Group

March 7, 2019- Nutrition & Lung Disease April 4, 2019- "Ask the Doctor" Panel May 2, 2019- Bronchiectasis/NTM June 6, 2019- Oxygen Therapy July 11, 2019-...

Cancer ABCs Advanced Prostate Cancer Support Group

In conjunction with Us TOO New York, this group for only men with advanced prostate cancer meets at 6PM on the first Thursday of every month. Please visit...

Saturday, March 9

Cycle for Survival: Komansky Kids Kruisers

Pediatric residents at the Department of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine / NewYork-Presbyterian Komansky Children's Hospital are riding and raising...

Monday, March 11

CellPress LabLinks: Single-Molecule Technologies for Proteins and Nucleic Acids

Technologies that allow researchers to explore the localization, conformational changes, biophysical properties, and functional dynamics of macromolecules at...

Computational Biology Program

Quaid Morris, Ph.D. Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Computer Science Donnelly Centre, University of Toronto, Canada Host: Dr. Dana Pe'er Tea: 10:15 a.m.

Computational Biology Program

"Machine Learning in (Mostly) Cancer Genomics" Quaid Morris, Ph.D. Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Computer Science Donnelly Centre, University of...

Cancer Biology and Genetics Program

"Improving the Anti-cancer Properties of Senescence by Senolysis" Jan van Deursen, Ph.D. Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Professor of...

Building a Culture of Safety

There is a need to increase faculty and staff knowledge of what a culture of safety is and how event reporting/tracking contributes to building a culture of...

Building a Culture of Safety

Quality & Patient Safety Division presents: Jason Adelman MD, MS Chief Patient Safety Officer, Associate Chief Quality Officer, and Director of Patient...

Tuesday, March 12

Research Seminar

Imaging Tumor Metabolism and Heterogeneity with MRI Ferdia Gallagher, Ph.D. Cancer Research UK (CRUK) Clinician Scientist, Dept. of Radiology University...

Metabolomics: From Pathogenesis to Precision Medicine

Meyer Cancer Center Cancer Genetics, Epigenetics & Systems Biology Research Program presents: Jan Krumsiek, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Physiology and...

Diabetes Seminar

Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell Tech and the Roosevelt Island Senior Association Present: DIABETES SEMINAR 1 out of 10 people have diabetes. 1 out of 4 do...

Wednesday, March 13

Medicine Grand Rounds: The Ever-Changing World of Sepsis Management

Laura Evans, M.D. Associate Professor, New York University School of Medicine Medical Director, Critical Care, Bellevue Hospital

Family Medicine Grand Rounds

"Advances in Nutritional Science for Disease Prevention and Reversal" Joel Fuhrman, M.D. Author Board-Certified Family Physician Nutrition and Natural...

Genetics of High-Risk/Triple Negative Breast Cancer and African Ancestry

The Meyer Cancer Center Solid Tumors Research Program presents: Lisa Newman, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S., F.A.S.C.O. Chief, Section of Breast Surgery Professor...

Thursday, March 14

Clinical Application of CAR T Cells 2019

Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell ("Living Drug") immunotherapy is showing promising results in the treatment of cancers. There are nine ongoing...

Spinal Stenosis

Your spine, or backbone, protects your spinal cord and allows you to stand and bend. Spinal stenosis causes narrowing in your spine, which puts pressure on...

Grand Rounds

Speaker: Shaily Shah, MD and Stephen Tse, MD Topic: TBD

Friday, March 15

Molecular Biology Program

"Mitochondrial and Nuclear Replication Stability Suppresses Tumorigenesis, Inflammation and Disease" Katharina Schlacher, Ph.D. Assistant Professor,...

Monday, March 18

Mechanisms Supporting Mindfulness Based Pain Relief

Presenter: Fadal Zeidan, Ph.D, Assistant Professor, University of California San Diego Dr. Fadel Zeidan will describe the psychological, physiological and...

Postdoc Open Hours: Research Technology

Have questions about research technology? Our ITS Liaisons will be hosting special open hours to help postdocs learn more about research technology available...

Global Health Grand Rounds presents: Adam Law, MD, FRCP

Join us for the Department of Global Health Education's Grand Rounds, as Dr. Adam Law, President of Physicians Scientists & Engineers for Healthy Energy...

Tuesday, March 19

Aneurysm Support Group

The NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medicine Brain and Spine Center hosts a monthly Brain Aneurysm Support Group on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. Enter at...

Beyond Apoptosis, Nuclear Bcl-xL in Metastasis

Meyer Cancer Center Cancer Biology Research Program presents: Nancy Du, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Weill Cornell...

Wednesday, March 20

Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson’s Disease is a progressive nervous system disorder that affects movement. Symptoms start gradually, often with a slight tremor in just one hand. ...

Thursday, March 21

Structural Dynamics of G Protein Coupled Receptor Signaling

Departments of Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecture Series presents: Aashish Manglik, M.D., Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Dept. of...

Mechanisms of Immune Surveillance of Cancer

Robert Vonderheide, M.D., Ph.D. Director, Professor, Abramson Cancer Center University of Pennsylvania

Division of Medical Ethics Seminar Series Presents

Nancy N. Potter, PhD Professor Emeritus, Department of Philosophy Adjunct with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences University of...

Grand Rounds

Speaker: Laura Enyedi, MD Topic: #MeToo—Sexual Harassment in Ophthalmology

Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group

Us TOO New York is an independent support group for men with prostate cancer, offering fellowship, peer counseling, and education surrounding treatment...

Friday, March 22

The Role of Cav1.2 L-Type Calcium Channels in Stress-Related Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Charlotte Bavley Neuroscience Chairperson: Dr. Francis Lee Major Sponsor: Dr. Anjali Rajadhyaksha Minor Sponsors: Drs. Conor Liston and Kristen Pleil

Saturday, March 23

February 23 - March 24, 2019