Distinguished Speakers Series

This long-standing series features leading cancer researchers from the world-over. Invited speakers spend one and a half days on campus, where they meet with faculty and with predoctoral and postdoctoral fellows. These visits include an informal lunch, at which guest speakers discuss career development with trainees.

Upcoming Distinguished Speakers

Wednesday, Februrary 10th, 4:00PM-5:00PM EST

"Understand the Roles that Proteins Play in Human Physiological and Pathological Processes and Using this Knowledge to Identify Novel Therapeutic Targets and Drugs to Treat Disease"
Benjamib Cravettm PhD | Gilula Chair of Chemical Biology, Scripps
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Interdisciplinary Research Series

This new series pairs, from among our Members, a basic scientist and clinical investigator whose collaborative translational efforts drive new clinical trials.

Upcoming Interdisciplanary Research Webinars

Wednesday, March 31st, 4:00PM-500PM EST

"Ecological Dynamics and Metabolic Interactions in the Gut Microbiome Across Space and Time"
Dennia Vitkup, PhD | Associate Professor Department of Systems Biology
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Research-in-Progress Series

This new series showcases two recently appointed Cancer Center Members or Associate Members. These seminars serve to inform a wide community of researchers and interested listeners about the work of our new members.

Upcoming Research-in-Progress Webinars

January 20th, Wednesday 4:00PM-5:00PM EST

Lei Ding, PhD | Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine and Microbiology and Immunology, Stem Cell
Jennifer Amengual, MD | Assistant Professor of Medicine, Hematology and Oncology
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Professional Enrichment Series

This new series is purposed to provide career development information and activities to our trainees and other investigators. Speakers are drawn from Offices throughout the Medical Center and beyond, who engage their audience in a didactic experience.

Upcoming Professional Enrichment Webinars

Wednesday, January 27th, 4:00PM-5:00PM

"Design Thinking and Science: Introduction to the Fundamentals of Design Thinking and Its Application to Identify Key Unmet Needs and Generate Creative Solutions in Research and New Business Development"
Adam Royalty, BS, MA | Adjunct Professor of International and Public Affairs and of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research and Designer-in-Residence at Columbia Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Design
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