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Calendar of Events & Lectures


February, 1-28, 2018

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

Building Deep Neural Network Models to Understand Biological Vision

Nikolaus Kriegeskorte, Ph.D., professor of psychology and director of cognitive imaging; principal investigator, Zuckerman Institute, Columbia University
| CARSON FAMILY AUDITORIUM (CRC)
Seminars & Symposia , Thesis Presentations

Identification and Characterization of HELLS-CDCA7, a Nucleosome Remodeling Complex Required for Mitotic Chromosome Structure

Christopher Jenness, , graduate fellow, Laboratory of Chromosome and Cell Biology, The Rockefeller University
| M-107 MSKCC, 1275 YORK AVE.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Organic Reaction Dynamics in Solution and Enzymes

Kendall Houk, Ph.D., Saul Winstein Chair in Organic Chemistry, University of California, Los Angeles
| CASPARY AUDITORIUM
Lecture Series , Friday Lecture Series

Stem Cells in Silence, Action, and Cancer

Ph.D. Recruitment Lecture

Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D., Rebecca C. Lancefield Professor and head, Robin Chemers Neustein Laboratory of Mammalian Cell Biology and Development, The Rockefeller University; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
| RRL 104 (BOARDROOM)
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Seq-ing Answers: Decoding Epigenetic Mechanisms with Protein Chemistry

Glen Liszczak, Ph.D., associate research scholar, department of chemistry, Princeton University
| URIS AUDITORIUM, WCMC, 1300 YORK AVE.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Telomerase: Live-cell Imaging and Gene Activation in Cancer

Thomas R. Cech, Ph.D., distinguished professor and director, University of Colorado BioFrontiers Institute; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
| ZUCKERMAN AUDITORIUM, MSKCC, 417 E. 68TH ST.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Pattern Recognition Receptor Signaling in Cancer

Andy Minn, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor, department of radiation oncology, University of Pennsylvania
| 305 WRB
Seminars & Symposia , Other Lectures, Seminars and Symposia

ATAC-seq Workshop

Thomas Carroll, Ph.D., head of bioinformatics, The Rockefeller University
| CASPARY AUDITORIUM
Lecture Series , Friday Lecture Series

Chromatin Regulation: Insights from New Methods and the Genomics of Human Disease

The Norton Zinder Lecture

Gerald Crabtree, Ph.D., David Korn Professor of Pathology and Developmental Biology, Stanford University; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
| CASPARY AUDITORIUM
Seminars & Symposia , Harvey Society

Dissecting the Molecular Mechanisms of Vocal Learning and Spoken Language

Erich D. Jarvis, Ph.D., professor, The Rockefeller University; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
| 116 ROCKEFELLER RESEARCH LABORATORIES, MSKCC, 430 E. 67TH ST.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

The Many Biochemical Roles of One-carbon Metabolism

Gregory Ducker, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, Princeton University
| CARSON FAMILY AUDITORIUM (CRC)
Seminars & Symposia , Chemical Biology Seminar Series

Metals and Immunity

Elizabeth M. Nolan, Ph.D., associate professor, department of chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
| 105 ZRC, MSKCC, 417 EAST 68TH STREET
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Imaging the Transcriptome: Spatially Resolved, Single-cell Transcriptomics in Culture and Tissue

Jeffrey Moffitt, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, Harvard University
| ZUCKERMAN AUDITORIUM, MSKCC, 417 E. 68TH ST.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Controlling the Volume of Gene Expression with CRISPRi and CRISPRa

Jonathan Weissman, Ph.D., professor, department of cellular and molecular pharmacology, University of San Francisco School of Medicine
| CASPARY AUDITORIUM
Lecture Series , Friday Lecture Series

Engineering the Cancer Genome

The Maclyn McCarty Memorial Lecture

Tyler Jacks, Ph.D., David H. Koch Professor of Biology, Daniel K. Ludwig Scholar, director of the Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
| 116 ROCKEFELLER RESEARCH LABORATORIES, MSKCC, 430 E. 67TH ST.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Metabolic Constraints of Cell Proliferation

Lucas Sullivan, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
| 105 ZRC, MSKCC, 417 EAST 68TH STREET
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Perception and Computation in Cellular Signaling Pathways

Yaron Antebi, Ph.D., postdoctoral scholar, division of biology and biological engineering, California Institute of Technology
| M-107 MSKCC, 1275 YORK AVE.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Targeting Lymphatic Vessels in the Tumor Microenvironment for Immunomodulation

Melody Swartz, Ph.D., William B. Ogden Professor, Institute for Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago
| AUDITORIUM, ROCKEFELLER RESEARCH LABORATORIES, MSKCC, 430 E. 67TH ST.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Identification of Druggable and Redox Vulnerabilities in a Genetically Defined Cancer

Liron Bar-Peled, Ph.D., postdoctoral researcher, Lallage Feazel Wall Fellow of the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation, department of chemical physiology, The Scripps Research Institute
| A LEVEL PHYSICS SEMINAR ROOM, ROOM A30, SMITH HALL ANNEX (CRC)
Seminars & Symposia , Center for Studies in Physics and Biology Seminars

Adaptation Unifies Emergent Oscillations in Quorum Sensing Populations

Physics Fellow Candidate

Shou-Wen Wang, B.S., Ph.D. candidate, Tsingtau University; exchange student, Princeton University
| AUDITORIUM, ROCKEFELLER RESEARCH LABORATORIES, MSKCC, 430 E. 67TH ST.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Rapid Evolution of Cancer Genomes

David Pellman, M.D., Margaret M. Dyson Professor of Pediatric Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; professor of cell biology, Harvard Medical School
| CASPARY AUDITORIUM
Lecture Series , Friday Lecture Series

RNA-programmed Genome Rearrangement and Editing in the Ciliate Oxytricha

The Joshua Lederberg Distinguished Lectureship in Molecular Genetics

Laura Landweber, Ph.D., professor of biochemistry & molecular biophysics and of biological sciences, Columbia University
| M-107 MSKCC, 1275 YORK AVE.
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

Electrochemical Biosensors

Ariel Furst, Ph.D., Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, Berkeley
| 301 WRB
Seminars & Symposia , Other Lectures, Seminars and Symposia

Poring Over the Pore: Structural and Functional Anatomy of the Nuclear Pore Complex

Javier Fernandez Martinez, Ph.D., research associate, The Rockefeller University
| A LEVEL PHYSICS SEMINAR ROOM, ROOM A30, SMITH HALL ANNEX (CRC)
Seminars & Symposia , Center for Studies in Physics and Biology Seminars

Information Geometry and the Renormalization Group

Physics Fellow Candidate

Archishman Raju, B.S., Ph.D. candidate, Cornell University
| CARSON FAMILY AUDITORIUM (CRC)
Lecture Series , Anderson Cancer Center Lecture Series

Identifying Metabolic Dependencies in Pancreatic Cancer

Alec Kimmelman, M.D., Ph.D., professor and chair, department of radiation oncology, NYU Langone Medical Center
| 105 ZRC, MSKCC, 417 EAST 68TH STREET
Tri-Institutional Events (at MSKCC & WCMC) , Other Tri-Institutional Events

A Statistical Tour from Microbial Sequencing Data to Microbial Systems Ecology

Christian Mueller, Ph.D., project leader in computational statistics, Center for Computational Biology, Flatiron Institute