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Calendar of Events & Lectures


January, 1-31, 2018

| A LEVEL PHYSICS SEMINAR ROOM, ROOM A30, SMITH HALL ANNEX (CRC)
Seminars & Symposia , Center for Studies in Physics and Biology Seminars

Theory of Margination in Blood and Other Multicomponent Suspensions

Michael D. Graham, Ph.D., Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor and Harvey D. Spangler Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison
| 105 ZRC, MSKCC, 417 EAST 68TH STREET
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Mechanisms of Cellular Decision-making in Chemotaxis and the Cell Cycle

Hee Won Yang, Ph.D., postdoctoral researcher, department of chemical and systems biology, Stanford University
| 102 GREENBERG BUILDING (CRC)
Meetings , Department and Lab Meetings

Rock lab meeting

| 306 GREENBERG BUILDING (CRC)
Seminars & Symposia , Other Lectures, Seminars and Symposia

Chromosome Biology Seminar

Yasuhiro Arimura, Ph.D., assistant professor, Waseda University, Japan, Yuko Sato, Ph.D., assistant professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology
| 105 ZRC, MSKCC, 417 EAST 68TH STREET
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Why Nature Let Rube Goldberg Engineer the Cell's Chemical Dynamo – And Other Biophysical Insights into Molecular Machines

Daniel Zuckerman, Ph.D., professor, department of biomedical engineering, Oregon Health & Science University
| A LEVEL PHYSICS SEMINAR ROOM, ROOM A30, SMITH HALL ANNEX (CRC)
Seminars & Symposia , Center for Studies in Physics and Biology Seminars

Inferring a Sensory Space from Neural Responses

Vladimir Itskov, Ph.D., associate professor, Pennsylvania State University
| 105 ZRC, MSKCC, 417 EAST 68TH STREET
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Discovery of PTP Inhibitors and Synthesis of Drug Relevant Compounds by C-H Functionalization

Jonathan Ellman, Ph.D., Eugene Higgins Professor of Chemistry and professor of pharmacology, Yale University
| WEILL AUDITORIUM, WCMC, 1300 YORK AVE.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Ubiquitin Signals in Mitophagy

David Komander, Ph.D., group leader, division of protein and nucleic acid chemistry, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
| CASPARY AUDITORIUM
Lecture Series , Friday Lecture Series

Cryo-EM of Protein and Nucleoprotein Polymers at Near-atomic Resolution

Edward Egelman, Ph.D., Harrison Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Virginia Medical School
| CASPARY AUDITORIUM
Seminars & Symposia , Harvey Society

Antisense Therapy for Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Harnessing the Power of a Backup Gene

Adrian Krainer, Ph.D., professor, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
| CARSON FAMILY AUDITORIUM (CRC)
Seminars & Symposia , Chemical Biology Seminar Series

Molecular Switch Control of Nucleic-acid Processing Machines

Yann Chemla, Ph.D., professor of physics and biophysics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
| CASPARY AUDITORIUM
Seminars & Symposia , Thesis Presentations

Biological Consequences of Phage Exposure in Bacillus anthracis

Douglas Deutsch, , graduate fellow, Laboratory of Bacterial Pathogenesis and Immunology, The Rockefeller University
| A LEVEL PHYSICS SEMINAR ROOM, ROOM A30, SMITH HALL ANNEX (CRC)
Seminars & Symposia , Center for Studies in Physics and Biology Seminars

Using Mesoscopic Models to Understand the Physical Behaviors of Cells and Tissues

Michael Murrell, Ph.D., assistant professor, Yale University
| A-250 WCMC, 1300 YORK AVE.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Pharmacology Seminars

Unraveling the Complexities of Adipose Tissue Phenotype

Weill Cornell Medicine, Fall/Winter 2018 Pharmacology Seminar Series

Paul Cohen, M.D., Ph.D., Albert Resnick, M.D. Assistant Professor and head, Laboratory of Molecular Metabolism, The Rockefeller University
| 105 ZRC, MSKCC, 417 EAST 68TH STREET
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Expanding the Druggable Proteome: Ligand and Target Discovery by Fragment-based Screening in Cells

Christopher Parker, Ph.D., postdoctoral research fellow, American Cancer Society Fellow, The Scripps Research Institute
| CARSON FAMILY AUDITORIUM (CRC)
Meetings , Club Meetings

What's in Your Lunchbox?

Learning to Make Food Choices for Your Kids that are Healthy and Plentiful

Bridget Murphy, M.S., R.D.N., C.D.E., C.D.N., director of education program administration, Hassenfeld Children's Hospital of New York at NYU Langone
| CASPARY AUDITORIUM
Lecture Series , Friday Lecture Series

Evolutionary Perspectives on Health and Disease

Ruslan Medzhitov, Ph.D., Sterling Professor of Immunobiology, Yale School of Medicine; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
| 105 ZRC, MSKCC, 417 EAST 68TH STREET
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Molecular Biology Seminars

A Ubiquitin Dependent Signaling Pathway Specific for Alkylation Damage Repair

Nima Mosammaparast, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor, department of pathology and immunology, Washington University in St. Louis
| 105 ZRC, MSKCC, 417 EAST 68TH STREET
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Molecular Recording: Capture and Storage of Data within the Genome of a Cell

Seth Shipman, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, department of genetics, Harvard Medical School
| A LEVEL PHYSICS SEMINAR ROOM, ROOM A30, SMITH HALL ANNEX (CRC)
Seminars & Symposia , Center for Studies in Physics and Biology Seminars

Using Artificial-intelligence-driven Deep Neural Networks to Uncover Principles of Brain Representation and Organization

Dan Yamins, Ph.D., assistant professor, Stanford University
| M-107 MSKCC, 1275 YORK AVE.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Small RNA Fighting Genome Invaders: From Bacteria to Mammals

Alexei Aravin, Ph.D., professor of biology, division of biology and biological engineering, California Institute of Technology
| 105 ZRC, MSKCC, 417 EAST 68TH STREET
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Chemical Probes Targeting the Protein Arginine Deiminases

Paul Thompson, Ph.D., professor and director of chemical biology, department of biochemistry and molecular pharmacology, University of Massachusetts Medical School
| CASPARY AUDITORIUM
Lecture Series , Friday Lecture Series

RNA Triple Helices in Cellular and Viral Biology

The Bruce Merrifield Distinguished Lecture

Joan A. Steitz, Ph.D., Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
| A-250 WCMC, 1300 YORK AVE.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Pharmacology Seminars

Thioesterase-mediated Control of Nutrient Metabolism and Energy Homeostasis

Weill Cornell Medicine Medical College

David E. Cohen, M.D., Ph.D., division chief of gastroenterology and hepatology center for liver disease, department of medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine