Anderson Center for Cancer Research Symposium
2:00 p.m.: Zachary Mirman, graduate fellow, Laboratory of Cell Biology and Genetics, The Rockefeller University, Welcoming Remarks
2:05 p.m.: Sidney Strickland, Ph.D., vice president for educational affairs, dean of graduate and postgraduate studies, professor and head, Patricia and John Rosenwald Laboratory of Neurobiology and Genetics, The Rockefeller University, Presentation of the Poster Awards
2:15 p.m.: Richard A. Young, Ph.D., member, Whitehead Institute; professor of biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Nuclear Condensates, Gene control, and Cancer"
3:00 p.m.: Roel Nusse, Ph.D., principal investigator, department of developmental biology, Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, "Wnt Signaling Allows Cells to Divide"
4:00 p.m.: Charles Swanton, Ph.D., FRCP BSc, chair, personalised cancer medicine, University College London; group leader, The Francis Crick Institute, "Chromosomal Instability and Genome Plasticity in Cancer Evolution, Immune Evasion, and Metastasis"
Lederberg - von Neumann Symposium
10:00 a.m.: Paul Falkowski, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, Bennett L. Smith Chair in Business and Natural Resources Departments of Earth and Planetary Sciences and Marine and Coastal Sciences, Board of Governors Professor and Director, Rutgers Energy Institute, Rutgers University
11:15 a.m.: Ron Milo, Ph.D., associate professor, department of plant and environmental sciences, The Charles and Louise Gartner Professional Chair, Weizmann Institute of Science
1:30 p.m.: Alexander Petroff, Ph.D., assistant professor, department of physics, Clark University
2:30 p.m.: Uma Ramakrishnan, Ph.D., associate professor, National Centre for Biological Sciences; senior fellow, Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance
4:00 p.m.: Mark Vellend, Ph.D., professor, department of biology, Université de Sherbrooke