Wednesday, March 1, 2017 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Keynote Speaker: Harlan Robins (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center)
This symposium will explore the emerging field of quantitative immuno-oncology, covering the breadth of scientific topics and methods needed to quantify interactions between tumors and the immune system.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Keynote Speaker: Angela Welch (Elsevier)
Join Science Alliance and Elsevier to learn how to review an article for a scientific journal. The first half of this two part session will include an overview of the fundamentals of the peer-review process, advice about becoming a reviewer, and tips for providing constructive feedback. The second half of the workshop will feature an interactive and hands-on review session of a published manuscript.
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 | 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Featuring: Liqin Ban (Liqin Ban PLLC) and Yelena Bernadskaya (NYC Postdoc Coalition)
This webinar will feature a discussion of the implications of the White House Executive Order on Immigration.
Monday, March 13, 2017 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Speakers: Michael G. Agadjanyan (The Institute for Molecular Medicine), Bernardino Ghetti (Indiana University School of Medicine), Khalid Iqbal (New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities), Viktoriya Morozova (College of Staten Island, The City University of New York), Andreas Muhs AC Immune SA), Einar M. Sigurdsson (New York University School of Medicine), Qian Wu (New York University School of Medicine), and Henrik Zetterberg (University of Gothenburg, Sweden)
This event will cover the translational potential of immunotherapy for tauopathies, reviewing the pre-clinical and clinical development of several tau immunotherapy programs that exemplify this emerging therapeutic approach.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Speakers: Tsuneya Ikezu (Boston University School of Medicine), David Issadore (University of Pennsylvania), Xandra Breakefield (Massachusetts General Hospital), Efrat Levy (NYU School of Medicine), Robert A. Rissman (University of California San Diego, School of Medicine), and Andrew West (The University of Alabama at Birmingham)
In this symposium we will explore the contribution of extracellular vesicles to pathological processes underlying neurodegenerative disorders, and the appeal of exosomes as biomarkers and targets for the development of novel therapeutics.
May 15 - 17, 2017
Keynote Speaker: Vijay K. Kuchroo (Harvard Institutes of Medicine)
Learn about most recent advances in basic, translational, and clinical research on the rare, acquired disorder, Myasthenia Gravis, as well as implications of this research on a range of related autoimmune and neuromuscular diseases.
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