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 Monday, April 13, 2015
2:00 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
David Y. Gin Symposium

2:10 p.m.: Benjamin Davis, DPhil, professor of chemistry, University of Oxford, Sugars and Proteins

3:00 p.m.: David Scheinberg, M.D., Ph.D., chairman and Vincent Astor Chair, molecular pharmacology and chemistry program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, A Search for Tumor Specificity

4:10 p.m.: Benjamin Cravatt III, Ph.D., chairman and Norton B. Gilula Chair in Chemical Biology, department of chemical physiology, The Scripps Research Institute, Activity-based Proteomics Applications for Enzyme and Inhibitor Discovery

 Tuesday, April 14, 2015
1:00 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Department of Defense (DOD) Biomedical Research Funding

1:00 p.m.: Gayle Vaday, Ph.D., program manager, Breast Cancer Research Program, Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, Department of Defense

4:00 p.m.   Center for Studies in Physics and Biology Seminars
Bringing Bioelectricity to Light

Adam Cohen, Ph.D., professor of chemistry and chemical biology and of physics, Harvard University

5:00 p.m.   Center for Study of Hepatitis C
Pivotal Roles of DEAD-box RNA Helicase RCK/p54 in Hepatitis C Virus Gene Expression

Cara Pager, Ph.D., assistant professor of biological sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York

 Wednesday, April 15, 2015
11:30 a.m.   Thesis Presentations
Components of the Ubiquitin Proteasome System are Required for the Nonapoptotic Death of the C. elegans Linker Cell

Jennifer Zuckerman Malin, graduate fellow, Laboratory of Developmental Genetics, The Rockefeller University

4:30 p.m.   MSKCC President's Research Seminar
Epithelial Plasticity in Tumor Progression and Organ Degeneration

Angela Nieto, Ph.D., head of developmental neurobiology, Instituto de Neurociencias CSIC-UMH, San Juan de Alicante, Spain

 Thursday, April 16, 2015
12:45 p.m.   Thesis Presentations
Effects of Temporal and Spatial Context within the Macaque Face Processing System

Clark Fisher, biomedical fellow, Laboratory of Neural Systems, The Rockefeller University

8:00 p.m.   Harvey Society
The Biology of CRISPRs: From Genome Defense to Genomic Engineering

Jennifer Doudna, Ph.D., Li Ka Shing Chancellor’s Chair in Biomedical and Health Sciences, professor of molecular and cell biology and of chemistry, University of California, Berkeley; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

 Friday, April 17, 2015
10:30 a.m.   Molecular Pharmacology and Chemistry Program
Emerging Methodologies in in vivo 1H and in Hyperpolarized 13C MRS, MRI and MRSI

Lucio Frydman, Ph.D., professor, department of chemical physics, Weizmann Institute of Science

12:00 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Identification and Therapeutic Targeting of Poor Prognosis Subtypes in Colorectal Cancer

Eduard Batlle, Ph.D., research professor, Catalan Institute for Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA); head, colorectal cancer laboratory; head, oncology program, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Barcelona

3:45 p.m.   Friday Lecture Series
The 14th Annual Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences

Evelyn Witkin, Ph.D., professor emerita, The Waksman Institute of Microbiology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, The SOS Response in Escherichia coli: A Look Back

Stephen Elledge, Ph.D., professor of genetics, Harvard Medical School, The DNA Damage Response