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.

Winter 2017

February 1
Fusobacterium and Its Associated Microbiome in Colon Cancers
Matthew Meyerson, MD, PhD
Host: Michael Glickman, MD

February 15
Regulation and Function of Noncoding RNAs
Joshua Mendell, MD, PhD
Host: Andrea Ventura, PhD

March 1
Novel Ubiquitin Modification and Conjugation
Ivan Dikic, PhD
Host: Christopher Lima, PhD

March 15
Precision Genome Editing Using CRISPR-Cas9 in Human Cells and C. Elegans
Geraldine Seydoux, PhD
Host: Kathryn Anderson, PhD

March 29
Exploiting Viruses to Understand and Treat Cancer
Clodagh O’Shea, PhD
Host: Michael Glickman, PhD