Past Events: 2018

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 9:00am

Shing Hu

Special Committee: Dr. Natasza Kurpios (chair), Dr. Marcos Simoes-Costa, Dr. Charles Danko, Dr. Gunther Hollopeter

Jessica Elmore

Special Committee: Dr. Avery August (chair), Dr. Ankur Singh (chair), Dr. Elia Tait Wojno, Dr. Jeongmin Song

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 9:00am

Jessica Elmore

Special Committee: Dr. Avery August (chair), Dr. Ankur Singh (chair), Dr. Elia Tait Wojno, Dr. Jeongmin Song

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 4:00pm

Pengyi Yang, PhD
DECRA Fellow, Senior Lecturer
Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney

Trans-regulatory Characterisation of Cell Systems

Hosted by Dr. Dave Lin

Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 10:00am

5K race through the Cornell Equine Park. All ages are welcome! Proceeds go toward developing scholarships for equine-focused veterinary students.

EVENT: 5K RUN
The Hoof It for the Horses 5K race will start on Saturday, September 8th at 10:00AM. 

Registration: Register before September 1st for $25. If after or on race day the cost will be $30. Please bring it in cash or check form.

SIGN UP HERE: https://www.webscorer.com/register?raceid=144265

For donations please follow this...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 12:00pm

Come learn about alternative treatment methods for serious and potentially terminal ailments, such as hydrocephalus, cancer and other chronic illnesses.

Dr. Goldstein is currently the subject of a feature-film documentary, and his lecture at Cornell will be featured in the film!

The film crew will be present at this event, so be prepared to sign a release form (and possibly make an appearance in the documentary)!

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 9:00am

Fahad Raza

Special Committee: Dr. Bettina Wagner (chair), Dr. Avery August, Dr. Elia Tait Wojno, Dr. Craig Altier

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 4:00pm

SPECIAL SEMINAR SERIES


Manuel Martin-Flores, MV, DACVAA
Assistant Professor, Section of Anesthesiology, and Pain Medicine

Cornell University 
College of Veterinary Medicine 

RECIPIENT OF THE 2018 ZOETIS AWARD FOR VETERINARY RESEARCH EXCELLENCE

"NEUROMUSCULAR FUNCTION UNDER ANESTHESIA AND LARYNGEAL FUNCTION IN AWAKE DOGS” 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
LECTURE HALL III
VETERINARY RESEARCH TOWER


Reception to follow outside Lecture Hall III –all are welcome!

Saturday, September 1, 2018 - 10:00am

Join us on Saturday September 1st for Cornell Day at the Dairy Cow Birthing Center at the NY State Fair. The day will feature talks by students, alumni, faculty and friends and feature fun Cornell giveaways. 

This year from August 29 - September 2 pints of Cornell ice cream will be sold just outside the Birthing Exhibit.  Pick up a pint to share with your family while you wait for an Udder Miracle!

Volunteer Sign Ups

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 4:00pm

Pritinder Kaur, PhD
Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Science
Epithelial Stem Cell Biology Group
Curtin University, Australia

Microenvironmental Regulatory Factors Impacting on Decreased Human Skin Regeneration with Ageing 

Hosted by Dr. Doina Tumbar

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 5:30pm

Join the Cornell Student Chapter of the American Association of Bovine Practitioners for our beginning of year gathering of students, faculty and staff interested in bovine medicine and learn about all of the benefits of AABP membership.

Friday, August 24, 2018 - 3:00pm

"Infection control 2.0: where do we go from here?"  Presented by Dr. Paul Morley, DVM, PhD, DACVIM, Professor of Epidemiology and Infection Control, Colorado State University Department of Clinical Sciences.

  • All Cornell faculty, staff, students and collaborators are welcome to attend.
  • Light refreshments provided.
Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 3:00pm

"Metagenomic approaches for investigating antimicrobial resistance"  Presented by Dr. Paul Morley, DVM, PhD, DACVIM, Professor of Epidemiology and Infection Control, Colorado State University Department of Clinical Sciences.

  • All Cornell faculty, staff, students and collaborators are welcome to attend.
  • Light refreshments provided.
Friday, August 17, 2018 - 8:00am

Translating Basic Research Into Biomedical Innovation

The symposium will feature talks about connecting basic research into translational medicine. Our keynote speaker is Heinz Feldman, M.D., Ph.D., the Chief, Laboratory of Virology, Disease Modeling and Transmission Section, National Institutes of Health.

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 12:00am

Presented by Lauren K. Luedke, DVM

The Cornell University Hospital for Animals is committed to helping veterinarians and technicians in the region meet their continuing education needs. This evening CE event targets the veterinary team with both veterinarians and licensed veterinary technicians invited. This program will grant 1.5 New York State CE credit. We hope the lectures provide you valuable continuing education as well as networking opportunities for local practitioners, technicians, and Cornell faculty and staff.  

To keep the cost reasonable, financial support...

Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 12:00am

We hope you'll be joining us July 27 - 29, 2018 as we celebrate 30 years of excellence in feline veterinary education. This year’s Fred Scott Feline Symposium will be headlined by Dr. Regina Hofmann-Lehman (university de Zurich). For more information and to register, visit our website

Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 12:00am

We hope you'll be joining us July 27 - 29, 2018 as we celebrate 30 years of excellence in feline veterinary education. This year’s Fred Scott Feline Symposium will be headlined by Dr. Regina Hofmann-Lehman (university de Zurich). For more information and to register, visit our website

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 12:00am

We hope you'll be joining us July 27 - 29, 2018 as we celebrate 30 years of excellence in feline veterinary education. This year’s Fred Scott Feline Symposium will be headlined by Dr. Regina Hofmann-Lehman (university de Zurich). For more information and to register, visit our website

Monday, July 16, 2018 - 10:30am

Are you interested in learning more about a career in industry? Are you working towards a PhD or DVM degree? If so, meet this speaker on July 16 in 226 Weill Hall to hear her career trajectory until now and to gain insight into the corporate culture at Merial (now part of Boehringer Ingelheim), and what a career as a director of external innovation means.

Monica D. Figueiredo earned her veterinary degree at the Universidade Federal Fluminense, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Following graduation, she completed a two-year Equine Internship at the Marion DuPont Scott Equine Medical Center,...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 9:00am

Calling all STEM graduate and post-doctoral researchers!

The 4th Annual ComSciCon-Cornell two-day science communication workshop will be held at Cornell University this July 13th and July 21st. The workshop is free to attend and open to all STEM graduate students and post-doctoral researchers.

See the flyer for more information. Applications (click here to apply) are due on April 15th, 2018 at 11:59 PM EDT.

Please feel free to contact the ComSciCon-Cornell organizers...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 12:00am

This Immunology Symposium is open to all members of the Cornell–Ithaca and Weill Cornell medicine community.

Participation is restricted to the Cornell–Ithaca and  Weill Cornell  Medicine community due to limited funding and the discussion of unpublished research. Should you have any questions regarding ability to register, please contact Cindy Leifer (cal59@cornell.edu) or Virginia Pascual (VIP2021@med.Cornell.edu)

The purpose of this symposium is to bring together researchers and clinicians from both the Cornell–Ithaca and Weill Cornell Medicine with a broad shared...

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