Calendar of Events
Today This Week
September 2019
  Sun Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 1 2 3 4 5

Click Here to Pick up the date
Browse Events


 Monday, September 30, 2019
1:30 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
Environment and Microbial Regulation of NKT Cells at Mucosal Interfaces

Richard Blumberg, M.D., professor, Harvard Medical School, chief, division of gastroenterology, hepatology and endoscopy, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

 Tuesday, October 1, 2019
1:00 p.m.   Other Seminars
Life Slows Down with More Cortical Neurons: Implications for Health and Cognition
Rockefeller Inclusive Science Initiative (RiSI) Distinguished Guest Lecture Series

Suzana Herculano-Houzel, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology, associate director for communications, Vanderbilt Brain Institute, Vanderbilt University

4:00 p.m.   Center for Studies in Physics and Biology Seminars
Optimal Coding Strategies in the Peripheral Olfactory Systems: Compressed Sensing for an Array of Nonlinear Olfactory Receptor Neurons with and without Spontaneous Activity

Yuhai Tu, Ph.D., permanent research staff member, manager, IBM, Thomas J. Watson Research Center

 Wednesday, October 2, 2019
10:30 a.m.   Thesis Presentations
The Role of Adipocytes in the Tumor Microenvironment in Obesity-driven Breast Cancer Progression

Sarah Ackerman, graduate fellow, Laboratory of Molecular Metabolism, The Rockefeller University

 Thursday, October 3, 2019
12:30 p.m.   Science and Media Lecture Series
The Serengeti Rules: A Screening and Discussion with Sean Carroll

Sean Carroll, Ph.D., Balo and Simon Endowed Chair, University of Maryland; vice president for science education, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

2:00 p.m.   Other Tri-Institutional Events
The Dark Side of the Genome: Y Chromosomes, Centromeres, and Repetitive DNA

Doris Bachtrog, Ph.D., professor, University of California, Berkeley

 Friday, October 4, 2019
11:00 a.m.   Thesis Presentations
Kappa opioid receptor agonists: relationships between in vitro signaling and in vivo behavior

Amelia Dunn, graduate fellow, Laboratory of the Biology of Addictive Diseases, The Rockefeller University

3:45 p.m.   Friday Lecture Series
Butterfly Spots and Rattlesnake Tales: The Evolution of Novelty
The Fairfield Osborn Memorial Lecture

Sean Carroll, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Molecular Biology and Genetics, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Andrew and Mary Balo and Nicholas and Susan Simon Endowed Chair of Biology, University of Maryland; Vice President for Science Education, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

The Rockefeller University | 1230 York Avenue, New York, NY 10065 | 212-327-8000

Copyright © 2004–2019 The Rockefeller University. All rights reserved.

RSS Facebook Twitter YouTube