Past Events: 2020

Friday, February 14, 2020 - 3:00pm

"Metabolomics: From Pathogenesis to Precision Medicine” Presented by Dr. Jan Krumsiek, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Physiology and Biophysics, Weill Cornell Medicine Physiology and Biophysics. 

  • All Cornell faculty, staff, students and collaborators are welcome to attend.
  • Light refreshments provided.
Friday, February 14, 2020 - 12:15pm


“Redefining the targets and endpoints of checkpoint immunotherapy”

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 12:00pm

BAKERS, enter your favorite baked goods for a chance to win a prize in multiple categories.  Bakers get to taste all the baked goods for free!  Submit your entry/entries online by Sunday, February 9.

TASTERS, donate $5 to sample treats and vote for your favorite.  Randomly selected tasters will receive a door prize donated from local businesses!  Payment will be accepted at the door but you can ...

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 4:30pm

Elvina Yau - "Medical and Surgical Management of Sand Colic in a White Rhino"

Jaret Pullen - "Contralateral Limb Laminitis in a 10 Year old Hanoverian Warmblood"

Maria Martes Bermudez - "Third Eyelid Hemangiosarcoma in a 14-year-old Dog"

Cheyenne Cannarozzo - "Phacoemulsification in a 5-year-old Reindeer Cow"

Yvette Huizar - Moderator

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 11:00am

Please join us as Dr. Julie Webb presents her seminar entitled, "Cross-matching Veterinary Patients: What We Don't Know Might Be Hurting Them." Dr. Julie Webb is currently an Instructor with the Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences. She will be presenting her seminar on Wednesday, February 12 from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. in Lecture Hall 3 (T1-003).

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 9:00am

Ruizhi Li

Special Committee:  Dr. Richard Cerione (chair), Dr. Hening Lin, Dr. Carolyn Sevier, Dr. Maurine Linder


Lok Joshi

Special Committee:  Dr. Diego Diel (chair)

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 4:00pm

David Rickman, PhD

Associate Professor of Research, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Med

"N-Myc-mediated epigenetic reprogramming drives lineage plasticity in advanced prostate cancer"

Hosted by Dr. Alex Nikitin

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 4:00pm

Come learn about the coronavirus context from faculty experts across Cornell.

Or click this link to join by webinar.


  • Welcoming remarks by Ying Hua, Director, Cornell China Center
  • A campus to global perspective, Wendy Wolford, Vice Provost for International Affairs
  • Roundtable with Cornell experts, moderated by Allen Carlson, Director, China and Asia-Pacific Studies (CAPS)
  • Q&A


  • Gary Whittaker, Professor of Virology, Department of
  • ...
Monday, February 10, 2020 - 11:00am

We invite you to a seminar entitled, "“Streptococcus suis Diagnosis Paradigm Shift,” presented by the candidate for a tenure track faculty position in Molecular Diagnostics and Director of the Molecular Diagnostics Lab. 

Friday, February 7, 2020 - 12:15pm

“Pathogenicity Islands from Tn7 Elements: Safe Sites, Mobile Plasmids, CRISRP/Cas and Beyond”

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 4:30pm
Halle Becker - "Oral Plasmacytoma in a 6-year-old Mixed Breed Dog"

Amanda Stewart - "Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemic in a Four-year-old Shih Tzu"

Regina Gromen - "Fibrotic Myopathy in a 4-year-old German Shepherd Dog"

Miranda Senft - Moderator
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 9:00am

Scarlett Lee

Special Committee:  Dr. Brian VanderVen & Dr. Brian Rudd (co-chairs), Dr. Andrew Grimson, Dr. Avery August, Dr. Craig Altier


Seona Lee

Special Committee:  Dr. Tudorita Tumbar (chair), Dr. Andrew White, Dr. Praveen Sethupathy, Dr. Carolyn Adler

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 4:00pm

Principles of Tissue Function and Dynamics Captured by Live Imaging

Dr. Valentina Greco, Yale School of Medicine

Hosted by: Carrie Adler, Department of Molecular Medicine


Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 3:30pm

The burden of moderate to severe anemia and severe stunting in children in semi-rural settings in a conflict hit zone.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 12:00pm

"Baker @ 70 years, A look back to guide us to the future",

Doug Antczak, VMD, PhD, Dorothy Havemeyer McConville Professor of Equine Medicine

Lunch provided on first come, first serve basis

Friday, January 31, 2020 - 12:15pm

“Exit strategies:

Regulation of S1P gradients in inflammation”

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 4:30pm
Timothy Curran - Ross - Extra-ocular Myositis in a 9-month-old Mixed Breed Dog

Nycole Cole - "Acute Lymphoid Leukemia in a 2-year-old English Bulldog"

Stephie-Ann Duliepre - "Feline Injection-Site Sarcoma in a 9-year-old Cat"
Robert Ciardullo - Moderator
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 12:00pm

"The Long-legged Mouse and the Impossible Hybrid - The Gentics of Evolutionary Change"

Frank Chan, BA, PhD, Research Group Leader, Friedrich Miescher Laboratory, Max Planck Institute, Tubingen, Germany

Lunch is provided on a first come, first serve basis

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 9:00am

Dahihm Kim

Special Committee:  Dr. Andrew White (chair), Dr. Robert Weiss, Dr. Brian Rudd, Dr. Praveen Sethupathy


Alison Stout

Special Committee:  Dr. Gary Whittaker (chair), Dr. Hector Aguilar-Carreno, Dr. Saurabh Mehta, Dr. Gerlinde Van de Walle

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 4:00pm

Sarah Beck, DVM, PhD, DACVP

Assistant Professor of Molecular and Comparative Pathobiology
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

"Lymphocytic meningitis in ART-suppressed SIV-infected macaques"

Hosted by Dr. Katie Kelly