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 Thursday, June 1, 2017
10:30 a.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Dissecting the Embryo with Single-cell RNA-Seq

Itai Yanai, Ph.D., director, Institute for Computational Medicine, professor, department of biochemistry and molecular pharmacology, New York University School of Medicine

 Friday, June 2, 2017
12:00 p.m.   Molecular Biology Seminars
Functions of BRCA1, BRCA2, and RAD51 Paralogs in Maintaining Chromosome Integrity

Stephen Kowalczykowski, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, department of microbiology and molecular genetics and department of molecular and cellular biology, University of California, Davis

3:45 p.m.   Friday Lecture Series
Ultrafast Endocytosis at Synapses: Revisiting Heuser and Reese in the 21st Century

Erik M. Jorgensen, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, department of biology, University of Utah; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

 Monday, June 5, 2017
1:30 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Gene Expression in Human Lymphoid Cells: Regulation in Two and Three Dimensions

Eugene Oltz, Ph.D., professor, department of pathology and immunology, director, Immunology Graduate Program, Washington University School of Medicine

2:00 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
New Strategies to Treat Gram-negative Infections

Daniel Kahne, Ph.D., Higgins Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, department of chemistry and chemical biology and department of biological chemistry and molecular pharmacology, Harvard University

 Tuesday, June 6, 2017
10:00 a.m.   Academic Symposia
The Joshua Lederberg–John von Neumann Symposium: Towards Quantitative Biology

10:30 a.m.: Edo Kussell, Ph.D., associate professor, department of biology, Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University, Correlated Mutations and Homologous Recombination in Bacterial Populations

11:45 a.m.: Paul François, Ph.D., associate professor, department of physics, McGill University, Canada, Immune Recognition, Spandrel and Antagonism

2:00 p.m.: Tatyana O. Sharpee, Ph.D., associate professor and Helen McLoraine Developmental Chair, Computational Neurobiology Laboratory, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, Neural Mechanisms of Visual Object Recognition

3:00 p.m.: Mariano Sigman, Ph.D., associate professor, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, Argentina; visiting professor, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil, Confidence, Deliberation, and Democracy

4:30 p.m.: Mukund Thattai, Ph.D., associate professor, Simons Centre for the Study of Living Machines, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, National Centre for Biological Sciences, India, Possible and Impossible Cells

12:30 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Innovative Use of Artificial Neural Networks to Infer the Pharmacological Mechanisms of Drug-evoked Clinical Responses

Jonathan Wagg, M.D., Ph.D., oncology disease modeling leader, clinical pharmacology, Roche Innovation Center Basel

 Wednesday, June 7, 2017
4:30 p.m.   MSKCC President's Research Seminar
Deciphering a Logic for Epigenetic and Signaling Pathways Relevant to Cancer

Benjamin P. Tu, Ph.D., associate professor, department of biochemistry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

 Friday, June 9, 2017
3:45 p.m.   Friday Lecture Series
Mechanisms of Adaptive Behavior across Moments and Millennia

Vanessa Ruta, Ph.D., Gabrielle H. Reem and Herbert J. Kayden Assistant Professor and head, Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Behavior, The Rockefeller University

 Thursday, June 15, 2017
3:00 p.m.   Convocation
Convocation for Conferring of Degrees
 Monday, June 19, 2017
10:00 a.m.   Thesis Presentations
Chemical Biology of Dynein

Jonathan Steinman, Biomedical Fellow, The Rockefeller University

 Tuesday, June 20, 2017
11:00 a.m.   Thesis Presentations
Characterizing Human Transfer RNAs by Hydro-tRNAseq and PAR-CLIP

Tasos Gogakos, biomedical fellow, The Rockefeller University

2:00 p.m.   Thesis Presentations
Targeting the CD4 Binding Site of HIV-1

Lotta von Boehmer, graduate fellow, The Rockefeller University

 Thursday, June 22, 2017
11:00 a.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Probing the Multivalent Readout of Chromatin Modification Patterns, One Molecule at a Time

Beat Fierz, Ph.D., assistant professor, Laboratory of Biophysical Chemistry of Macromolecules (LCBM), École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

2:00 p.m.   Cell Biology Seminars
Proteomic Clues to Cell Organization

Martin Wühr, Ph.D., assistant professor, department of molecular biology and the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University

 Friday, June 23, 2017
10:00 a.m.   Special Seminar Series
Epigenetic silencing and T cell memory re-programing

Sebastian Amigorena, Ph.D., Director of Research, Director of the Unit "Immunity and cancer", Institut Curie, Paris

 Monday, June 26, 2017
1:30 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Dissecting the Evolution of Immune Responses to Infection

Scott Mueller, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Dissecting the Evolution of Immune Responses to Infection

 Tuesday, June 27, 2017
4:00 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Precision Cancer Medicine via Mitochondria

Anthony Letai, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Medical Oncology, Harvard Medical School