Sloan Kettering Institute: Academic Lectures, Seminars & Workshops

Format: 04/19/2015

Monday, April 20, 2015

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

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

Nanoparticle Therapeutics: From Concept to Clinic
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Mark Davis, PhD
Warren and Katharine Schlinger Professor of Chemical Engineering
California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Richard Axel, MD
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
University Professor and Investigator
Department of Neuroscience
Columbia University Medical Center

Thursday, April 23, 2015

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

Off-Label Uses of High-Throughput Sequencing for Investigating the Physical Genome
10:30 PM – 11:30 PM

William Greenleaf, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics
Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Friday, April 24, 2015

Integrating Transcription with mRNA Processing: Speed Matters
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

David Bentley, PhD
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Aurora, Colorado

Monday, April 27, 2015

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Urlich von Andrian, MD, PhD
Program Leader, Basic Immunology and Member,Professor of Microbiology and Immunobiology
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Transcriptional and Post-transcriptional Regulation of ESC Self-renewal and Pluripotency
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Guang Hu, PhD
Principal Investigator
Epigenetics and Stem Cell Biology Laboratory
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Research Triangle Park, NC

Monday, May 4, 2015

At the Intersection of DNA Damage Responses and Immune Responses
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Barry Sleckman, MD, PhD
Conan Professor of Laboratory and Genomic Medicine, Professor of Pathology and Immunology
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Cysteine-Mediated Redox Signaling: Chemical Tools for Biology Discovery and Beyond
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Kate Carroll, PhD
Associate Professor of Chemistry
The Scripps Research Institute
Jupiter, FL

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

New Insights into the Early Events in Breast Cancer Metastases and their Niches
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Zena Werb, PhD
Professor and Vice-chair
Department of Anatomy
University of California, San Francisco

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Heal the Worm: Mechanisms of Cellular Repair in C. Elegans
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Andrew Chisholm, PhD
Professor, Division of Biological Sciences and Neurobiology
USC San Diego
San Diego, CA

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Lewis Kay, PhD
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

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

Monday, May 18, 2015

SKI Talks
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Signaling Pathways Controlling Circadian Retinal Clearance Phagocytosis
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Silvia Finnemann, PhD
Associate Professor Department of Biological Sciences
Fordham University
Bronx, NY

Friday, May 29, 2015

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

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Outside Coding Genome, MicroRNAs Make a Big Difference
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Lin He, PhD
Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
University of California
Berkeley, CA

Monday, June 8, 2015

Monday, June 15, 2015