Events Calendar

June 14, 2018

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT

Managing Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Neurodegenerative Disease

This symposium will review current methods in the diagnosis and behavioral and pharmaceutical management of neuropsychiatric symptoms in neurodegenerative diseases.  Participants will also discuss strategies to reduce the societal and economic costs associated with these symptoms.

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May 21, 2018

6:00 PM - 9:25 PM EDT

The Enhanced Human: Risks and Opportunities

Delve into existing and emerging enhancement technologies with potential to overcome limitations of the human body and mind such as gene editing and artificial intelligence — their history, manifestations today, the ways they are transforming biological research, as well as the bioethical challenges they pose both today and for the future.

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May 24, 2018

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Cancer Metabolism and Signaling

Featured Speakers

Lewis C. Cantley, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College,  Heather Christofk, PhD, University of California, Los Angeles,  Steven Gross, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical Center,  Sean Morrison, PhD, UT Southwestern Medical Center,  Thales Papagiannakopoulos, PhD, NYU School of Medicine ,  Reuben J. Shaw, PhD, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies,  M. Celeste Simon, PhD, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine,  Kathryn Wellen, PhD, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

This symposium will highlight insights into tumor metabolism from leaders in the field and explore how this information is being used to design safe and effective, metabolism-targeted therapies.

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