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 Monday, December 3, 2018
12:00 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Regulation of Lung Progenitors and Their Microenvironment

Carla Kim, Ph.D., professor, departments of genetics and pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston Children's Hospital

1:30 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
The Intersection of Nutrition and Infection at the Host-Pathogen Interface

Eric Skaar, Ph.D., M.P.H., professor of pathology, microbiology, and immunology, director, division of molecular pathogenesis, director, Institute for Infection, Immunology, and Inflammation (VI4), vice chair for basic research, department of pathology, microbiology, and immunology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

 Tuesday, December 4, 2018
4:00 p.m.   Center for Studies in Physics and Biology Seminars
T Cell Decision Making in the Immune System: From Low to High Dimension

Gregoire Altan-Bonnet, Ph.D., investigator, National Institutes of Health

4:00 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Molecular Chaperones in Action

Charalampos Kalodimos, Ph.D., Chair and Full Member, Department of Structural Biology, Joseph Simone Endowed Chair in Discovery Research, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

7:30 p.m.   The Peggy Rockefeller Concerts
Rossano Sportiello and Nicki Parrott
Jazz piano, bass
 Thursday, December 6, 2018
1:30 p.m.   Cell Biology Seminars
Mechano-microbiology: How Physical Forces Shape Bacteria

Zemer Gitati, Ph.D., professor of molecular biology, director of graduate studies, department of molecular biology, Princeton University

7:00 p.m.   External Events
Weill Cornell Music and Medicine
 Friday, December 7, 2018
3:45 p.m.   Friday Lecture Series
Faces and Functions of Regulatory T Cells
The Ernst A. H. Friedheim Memorial Lecture

Alexander Rudensky, Ph.D., tri-institutional professor, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, The Rockefeller University, and Cornell University; chairman, immunology program, Sloan-Kettering Institute; director, Ludwig Center for Cancer Immunotherapy, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

 Tuesday, December 11, 2018
9:00 a.m.   Academic Symposia
Memory, Mind and Mechanism: A Symposium in Honor of the Centenary of Brenda Milner

9:00 a.m.: Mary E. Hatten, Ph.D., Frederick P. Rose Professor and head, Laboratory of Developmental Neurobiology, The Rockefeller University, Welcoming Remarks

9:10 a.m.: Brenda Milner, Ph.D., McGill University, Remarks via video

9:20 a.m.: Eric Kandel, M.D., Columbia University, Introduction

9:50 a.m.: Erin Schuman, Ph.D., Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Proteins, Synapses and Plasticity

10:20 a.m.: Kelsey Martin, M.D., Ph.D., David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, Regulating Gene Expression to Form Long-term Memories

11:20 a.m.: Jeffrey Magee, Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine, How Behavioral Experience Shapes Hippocampal Place Cell Activity

11:50 a.m.: Rosa Cossart, Ph.D., Institute of Neurobiology of the Mediterranean, Inserm/Aix-Marseille University, The Scaffold of Hippocampal Dynamics

12:20 p.m.: Daniel Dombeck, Ph.D., Northwestern University, Microscopic Mechanisms of Memory Formation in the Hippocampus

2:15 p.m.: John O'Keefe, Ph.D., University College London, How Rats Navigate: Recent Studies on Hippocampal Place and Entorhinal Grid Cells

2:45 p.m.: Elizabeth Buffalo, Ph.D., University of Washington, Space, Time, and Memory in the Monkey Hippocampus

4:15 p.m.; Michael Posner, Ph.D., University of Oregon, Enhancing Attentional Control

4:45 p.m.: Marcus Raichle, Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, The Cortical-Hippocampal Dialogue in Humans

5:15 p.m.: Larry Squire, Ph.D., University of California San Diego, VA San Diego Healthcare System, The Medial Temporal Lobe, Memory, and Brenda Milner

5:45 p.m.: Tony Movshon, Ph.D., New York University, Closing Remarks

2:00 p.m.   Center for Studies in Physics and Biology Seminars
Learning to Soar like a Bird Using Atmospheric Thermals

Gautam Nallamalla, Ph.D., Ph.D. student, University of California, San Diego

 Wednesday, December 12, 2018
2:00 p.m.   Cell Biology Seminars
The Emerging Roles of the Lysosome in Metabolic Homeostasis

Monther Abu-Remaileh, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 Thursday, December 13, 2018
10:30 a.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
The Microbial Ecology of Food and Drug Metabolism in the Gut

Libusha Kelly, Ph.D., assistant professor, systems and computational biology, microbiology and immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

1:30 p.m.   Thesis Presentations
La Dolce Verma: Oxytocin, Dopamine, and Their Role in the Modulation of Nematode Nooky

Meghan Lockard, graduate fellow, Lulu and Anthony Wang Laboratory of Neural Circuits and Behavior, The Rockefeller University

 Friday, December 14, 2018
12:00 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
The ATR Checkpoint Pathway, from Basic Research to Targeted Cancer Therapy
Molecular Biology Research Seminar

Lee Zou, Ph.D., professor, pathology, Harvard Medical School

3:45 p.m.   Friday Lecture Series
mTOR Signaling in Growth and Metabolism
The Bruce Merrifield Distinguished Lecture

Michael N. Hall, Ph.D., professor, Biozentrum, University of Basel

 Monday, December 17, 2018
1:30 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Novel Epigenomic Mechanisms of Macrophage Polarization in Health and Disease

Laszlo Nagy, M.D., Ph.D., professor of medicine, associate director, Center for Metabolic Origins of Disease, John Hopkins University School of Medicine

 Tuesday, December 18, 2018
4:00 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Chemical Interventions in Cellular Stress Pathways

Peter Wipf, Ph.D., director, Combinatorial Chemistry Center, professor, pharmaceutical sciences, bioengineering, co-leader, Cancer Therapeutics Program, University of Pittsburgh

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