Sloan Kettering Institute: Academic Lectures, Seminars & Workshops

Format: 12/28/2014

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Seminar
TREM2 and BACE1 – Targets for Therapeutic Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease?
11:00 AM

Prof. Dr. Dr.h.c. Christian Haass
Biochemistry and DZNE-German Center for Neurodegenerative Disease
Ludwig-Maximilians University of Munich
Munich, Germany

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Seminar
Yifan Cheng, PhD
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Yifan Cheng, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
University of California, San Francisco

Monday, January 19, 2015

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Seminar
DNMT3A in Normal and Malignant Hematopoiesis
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Ira Mellman, PhD
Vice President, Cancer Immunology, Genentech
Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics

Friday, January 23, 2015

Seminar
Solid Organ Stem Cell Interactions with the Immune System
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Brian Brown, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY

Seminar
Solid Organ Stem Cell Interactions with the Immune System
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Brian Brown, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Seminar
Membrane Targeting of Ras: Still An Achilles Heel?
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Mark R. Philips, MD
Professor of Medicine, Cell Biology and Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Associate Director for Basic Science, NYU Cancer Institute
Director, MST (MD/PhD) Program
NYU School of Medicine

Friday, February 6, 2015

Seminar
Integrated Investigations into Inherited Susceptibility for Breast Cancer Metastasis
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Kent Hunter, PhD
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Cancer Biology & Genetics
Center for Cancer Research at the National Institute of Health
Bethesda, MD

Monday, February 9, 2015

Friday, February 20, 2015

Seminar
Cancer Cell Signaling and Metabolism
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

John Blenis, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Seminar
TBA
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Gregg Gundersen, PhD
Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology Department of Pathology and Cell Biology
Columbia University
New York, NY

Monday, March 9, 2015

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Seminar
Building a Face, One Ubiquitin at a Time
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Michael Rape, PhD
Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of California Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Seminar
William Eaton, PhD
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

William Eaton, PhD
Distinguished Investigator, Laboratory of Chemical Physics
National Institutes of Health

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Seminar
Mechano-Transduction at Cell-Cell Contacts: Mechanisms and Consequences
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

W. James Nelson, PhD
Principal Investigator, Department of Biology
Stanford School of Medicine
Berkeley, CA

Monday, April 6, 2015

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Seminar
New Insights into Cargo Recognition and Membrane Fusion of Mammalian Autophagy
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Qing Zhong, MD, PhD
Associate Professor Department of Internal Medicine, Biochemistry
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Monday, April 20, 2015

SKI Talks
TBA
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Seminar
Andreas Martin, PhD
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Andreas Martin, PhD
Assistant Professor, Departments of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Structural Biology
University of California, Berkeley

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Seminar
Aging and Mitochondria
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Toren Finkel, MD, PhD
Senior Investigator Laboratory of Molecular Biology
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
Bethesda, MD

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Seminar
Lewis Kay, PhD
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Lewis Kay, PhD
Professor, Department of Medical Genetics and Microbiology
University of Toronto

Friday, May 29, 2015

Seminar
Therapeutic Potential of Epigenetic Modulators in Colorectal Cancer
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Catherine O’Brien, MD, PhD
Scientist, Ontario Cancer Institute
University Health Network
Toronto, Ontario

Monday, June 1, 2015

Monday, June 8, 2015

SKI Talks
TBA
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Monday, June 15, 2015