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Lectures & Events

The Rockefeller University Friday Lecture Series is one of the principal university-wide activities of the academic year. Scientists from around the world, and from varying disciplines, are invited to speak to the Rockefeller community and members of neighboring institutions to share their recent research, techniques and findings. Lectures take place in the university's Caspary Auditorium at 3:45 p.m. (preceded by a tea reception at 3:15 p.m.).

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MARCH FULL CALENDAR ACADEMIC LECTURES


Friday, March 03, 2017
Neurobiology of the World's Deadliest Animal
The Detlev W. Bronk Alumni Lecture, Ph.D. Recruitment Lecture
Leslie B. Vosshall, Ph.D., Robin Chemers Neustein Professor and head, Laboratory of Neurogenetics and Behavior, director, Kavli Neural Systems Institute, The Rockefeller University; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Friday, March 10, 2017
Functional Imaging of the Human Brain: A Window into the Organization of the Human Mind
The Jerry A. Weisbach Memorial Lecture
Nancy Kanwisher, Ph.D., investigator, McGovern Institute, Walter A. Rosenblith Professor, department of brain and cognitive sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Friday, March 17, 2017
The Control of Growth, Signaling, and Patterning during Vertebrate Limb Regeneration
Elly Tanaka, Ph.D., senior scientist, Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna

Friday, March 24, 2017
Small Molecule Modulators of Multilateral Symbioses
Jon Clardy, Ph.D., Hsien Wu and Daisy Yen Wu Professor, department of biological chemistry and molecular pharmacology, Harvard Medical School

Friday, March 31, 2017
Interrogating the Architecture of Cancer Genomes
The Philip Levine Memorial Lecture
Peter Campbell, Ph.D., head, cancer, ageing and somatic mutation, senior group leader, The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute



 
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