Weill Cornell Medicine Events

Events

December 2 - 31, 2020

Wednesday, December 2

Cynthia Comella MD

Lecture Title: New and Emerging treatments for Parkinson Disease Cynthia Comella, M.D., FAAN Professor Emeritus, Neurological Sciences Rush Medical College

8:30am
Virtual Event
 Ion channels and transporters behaving badly

Physiology, Biophysics and Systems Biology (PBSB) Seminar Series presents: Michael Grabe, Ph.D. Professor Department of Pharmaceutical...

11am
Virtual Event
Appel Institute Forum on Neurodegeneration

Conformational Diversity of Pathological Proteins: Input from the intracellular environment

12pm
Virtual Event
Andreas Killen, Ph.D.

Richardson Seminar on the History of Psychiatry, Andreas Killen, Ph.D., CUNY

2pm
Virtual Event
Karen Akinsanya, Ph.D. Executive Vice President, Chief Biomedical Scientist, and Head of R&D  Schrödinger

On Wednesday, December 2nd at 4:00 P.M., Dr. Elaine Fuchs will interview Dr. Karen Akinsanya about her distinguished scientific career, her innovative and...

4pm
Virtual Event
Spine Time - Scoliosis

This week's Spine Time topic is "Scoliosis: What are the treatment options?" Dr. Michael Virk (Neurosurgery) will be hosting the session, which will feature...

Thursday, December 3

Otolaryngology– Head & Neck Surgery Grand Round

Speaker: Jon Samuels, MD Topic: Current Issues In Airway Management Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. Link and password will be...

7am
Virtual Event
GIM Grand Rounds

Speaker: Brita Roy, M.D. Title: Collective Well-being: A Framework to Improve Population Health For Zoom details, email Katelyn Zingg

12pm
Virtual Event
Population Health Sciences Research Seminar

Rachel Gunderson, MS, Center for Teaching Innovation, Cornell University, will present: "Building Community in Online Spaces" Dec. 3, 2020 ---...

4pm
Virtual Event
Heberden Society

Tom L. Beauchamp, PhD, "Should Clinical Medicine be Regulated like Research?"

5pm
Virtual Event
Medical Ethics Seminar Series

"Should Clinical Medicine be Regulated like Research?" Tom L. Beauchamp, PhD Professor of Philosophy, Philosophy Department (Emeritus) Senior Research...

5pm
Virtual Event
Ophthalmology Grand Round

Topic: TBD Speaker: Joseph Safdieh, MD – Guest Speaker – Confirmed Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. ZOOM. Link and password will be...

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, December 4

23rd Annual Controversies in the Management of the Patient with HIV

This is our 23rd annual update on HIV infection. The course is intended for practitioners (primarily physicians but also nurse practitioners, physician...

9am
Virtual Event
Reiki 1 Course at Integrative Health and Wellbeing

Reiki I teaches us how to use Reiki for ourselves, and how to share it with others. It is ideal for primary caregivers and those caring for loved ones who...

BMRI Work in Progress Seminar Series

"Function and dysfunction of alpha-synuclein: Membranes Matter!" Kathryn Ellen Carnazza, Graduate student in the Burre lab, Appel Alzheimer’s Disease...

12pm
Virtual Event
Pulmonary Basic & Translational Research Conference

William Z. Zhang, M.D. Instructor in Medicine Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Will present: Ferritin Metabolism and Turnover: Implications...

2pm
Virtual Event

Monday, December 7

Cardiology Grand Rounds

"Cardiac Biomarker Testing" Jim Januzzi, MD Massachusetts General Hospital

12pm
Virtual Event
Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program

"Cohesin and CTCF in Genome Folding and Gene Regulation" Matthias Merkenschlager, Ph.D. Professor of Cell Biology Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Clinical...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Brain Seminar - Everything You Need to Know About Chiari in Adults

What causes chiari in adults and how can it be treated? Dr. Philip E. Stieg, neurosurgeon-in-chief at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and...

3:30pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, December 8

Dr. Jennifer Raymond

Presented by Jennifer Raymond, M.D. Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Clinical Diabetes Director Vice Chair of the Executive...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Myra Mahon, LCSW

Patients and caregivers are invited to attend this free, virtual education program on identifying reliable sources of information during COVID. Join Antonio...

4pm
Virtual Event
Molecular Pharmacology and Chemical Biology Programs

"Targeted Therapeutics for Triple Negative Breast Cancer" Debra Auguste, Ph.D. Professor, Chemical Engineering Northeastern University, Boston, MA Host:...

4pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Narcan Training

Every day in New YorkCity, about 3 people die from a drug overdose. This brief training will teach you how to recognize and reverse an opioid overdose. You...

5pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, December 9

State of Weill Cornell Medicine Address

Please join us for the annual State of Weill Cornell Medicine Address Wednesday, December 9, 2020 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. via Zoom Augustine M.K....

4pm
Virtual Event
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, December 10

NYC-MISS 2020

The must-attend spine course of the year, all online for 2020 This unique CME course will provide a comprehensive overview of new and less invasive...

Interplay between LRRK2 Protein Kinase and Rab GTPases in Parkinson's

Biochemistry and Cell & Developmental Biology Lecture Series presents: Dario Alessi, FRS, FRSE, FMed Sci Professor of Signal Transduction University of...

12pm
Virtual Event
Webinar: The Endometriosis & Pelvic Pain Program at Weill Cornell Medicine & NYP

We invite you to join an informational webinar with an expert panel of Weill Cornell Medicine physicians about the Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain Program, a...

6pm
Virtual Event

Friday, December 11

NYC-MISS 2020

The must-attend spine course of the year, all online for 2020 This unique CME course will provide a comprehensive overview of new and less invasive...

Computational and Systems Biology Program

"Using Single-Cell RNA-Seq to Characterize Disease Impact" Peter Kharchenko, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Biomedical Informatics Harvard Medical School,...

11am
Virtual Event
BMRI Work in Progress Seminar Series

“Modeling Developmental Aspects of Schizophrenia in Cortical Organoids” Ryan Walsh, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow in Dr. Lorenz Studer’s lab, Center for Stem Cell...

12pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, December 12

NYC-MISS 2020

The must-attend spine course of the year, all online for 2020 This unique CME course will provide a comprehensive overview of new and less invasive...

Monday, December 14

Tri-Institutional Program

"Chasing Molecules and Mechanisms in the Human Gut Microbiome" Jon Clardy, Ph.D. Hsien Wu & Daisy Yen Wu Professor; Department of Biological Chemistry &...

2pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, December 15

Dermatology Grand Round

Topic: Departmental M&M Speaker: N/A Moderator: Henry Lee, M.D. Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. Link and password will be provided...

8am
Virtual Event
Pediatrics Grand Rounds: Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund

Presented by Stanley Mark Senior Staff Attorney, Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF)

8:30am
Virtual Event

Wednesday, December 16

Jonathan Sadowsky, Ph.D.

Richardson Seminar on the History of Psychiatry Jonathan Sadowsky, Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University Please join Zoom...

2pm
Virtual Event
Meyer Cancer Center Director's Seminar

Shelley L. Berger, Ph.D. Daniel S. Och University Professor Director, Epigenetics Institute Penn Integrated Knowledge Professor (PIK) University of...

Thursday, December 17

Population Health Sciences Grand Rounds

Jeffrey Townsend, PHD, Elihu Professor of Biostatistics and Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale School of Medicine will present: "Molecular...

4:30am
Virtual Event
 Otolaryngology– Head & Neck Surgery Grand Round

Speaker: Richard Wong, MD Topic: Cancer’s got nerve: Schwann cells drive perineural invasion. Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. Link...

7am
Virtual Event
Ophthalmology Grand Round

Topic: TBD Speaker: Michael Ryan, MD & Varun Reddy, MD Location: This Grand Round will be conducted via ZOOM. ZOOM. Link and password will be provided...

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, December 18

Quantitative Methods for Integrated Analysis of Chromosome Conformation Capture Data

MERVE SAHIN Tri-Institutional PhD Program in Computational Biology and Medicine (CBM) Chairperson: Dr. Olivier Elemento Major Sponsor: ...

9:30am
Virtual Event
BMRI Work in Progress Seminar Series

A unique C2 domain at the C-terminus of Munc13 mediates vesicle tethering to promote synaptic transmission Murugesh Narayanappa, PhD, Postdoctoral Associate...

12pm
Virtual Event
Pulmonary Basic & Translational Research Conference

David Price, M.D., M.S. Instructor in Medicine Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Will Present: Necrotic cell death and vascular injury in...

2pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, December 22

Pediatrics Grand Rounds: Massive Transfusion and Bleeding

Presented by Marianne Nellis, M.D., M.S. Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and John D. & Lili R. Bussel, M.D. Assistant Professor in Pediatric...

8:30am
Virtual Event

December 2 - 31, 2020