2017 The Skirball Institute's 18th Annual Symposium

Monday, June 26, 2017

9:30 AM - 6:00 PM Farkas Auditorium

NYU Langone Medical Center
550 First Ave., New York, NY

 

The 2017 Skirball Symposium is open to the public. Registration is not required.
 

Preliminary Symposium Program:  

Master of Ceremonies: Harold Varmus, M.D.
Meyer Cancer Center, Weill Cornell Medical Center

 

8:30 AM

Continental Breakfast - Outside Farkas Hall

9:30 AM

Opening

Robert I. Grossman, MD - Dean and CEO, NYU Langone Medical Center

Ruth Lehmann, PhD - Director, Skirball Institute, Chair, Department of Cell Biology, Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Professor of Cell Biology, Director of the Helen L. and Martin S. Kimmel center for Stem Cell Biology, NYU School of Medicine, HHMI Investigator

9:40 AM

Greg Lemke, PhD
Salk Institute, San Diego
Professor, Molecular Neurobiology
Françoise Gilot-Salk Chair

10:20 AM

David Julius, PhD
UCSF School of Medicine
Professor, Chair, Physiology

11:00 AM

Coffee Break - Outside Farkas Hall

11:20 AM

Titia de Lange, PhD
Rockefeller University
Director, Anderson Center for Cancer Research

12:00 PM

Art Weiss, MD, PhD
UCSF Medical Center, HHMI
Chief of Rheumatology

12:40 PM

Lunch Break 

2:10 PM

Rudi Grosschedl, PhD
Max Planck Institute, Freiburg, Germany
Director and Scientific Member

2:50 PM

Fiona Powrie, PhD
University of Oxford, UK
Director of the Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology

3:30 PM

Sasha Rudensky, PhD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, HHMI
Chair, Immunology Program, SKI; Director, Ludwig Center for Cancer Immunotherapy, MSK

4:10 PM

Break - Refreshments outside of Farkas Auditorium

4:30 PM

Diane Mathis, PhD
Harvard Medical School
Professor, Division of Immunology, Dept. of Microbiology & Immunobiology

5:10 PM

Ruslan Medzhitov, PhD
Yale University, HHMI
Professor of immunobiology at Yale School of Medicine and member of Yale Cancer Center

5:50 PM

Closing Remarks

Dan Littman, MD, PhD Professor of Molecular Immunology, Molecular Pathogenesis. Departments of Pathology and Microbiology. HHMI Investigator

Ruth Lehmann, PhD Director, Skirball Institute, Chair, Department of Cell Biology, Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Professor of Cell Biology, Director of the Helen L. and Martin S. Kimmel center for Stem Cell Biology, NYU School of Medicine, HHMI Investigator

 

 


Direct all inquiries to Laura E. Rivera 212-263-3289