President's Research Seminars

Throughout the academic year, eminent scientists from across the country and the world present their research during our weekly President’s Research Seminar series.

The seminars take place on Wednesdays from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm in the Zuckerman Research Center Auditorium, located at 417 East 68th Street.

The President’s Research Seminar series is accredited for Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit by Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Spring 2017

April 26
Engineering the Cancer Genome
Tyler Jacks, PhD
Host: Luis Parada, MD

May 3
Signatures of Mutational Processes in Human Cancer
Professor Sir Michael Stratton, FMedSci, FRS
Hosts: Scott Lowe, PhD, and Barry Taylor, PhD

May 10
Tracking the Fate of Natural Killer Cells
Lewis L. Lanier, PhD
Host: Joseph Sun, PhD

May 17
Control of Transcription by Oxygen and Metabolism in Health and Disease
William G. Kaelin, Jr, MD
Host: Joan Massagué, PhD

May 24
Hepatitis C: from Discovery to Cure
Charles M. Rice, PhD
Host: Michael Glickman, MD

June 7
Deciphering a Logic for Epigenetic and Signaling Pathways Relevant to Cancer
Benjamin P. Tu, PhD
Host: Kayvan Keshari, PhD