Past Events: 2020

Friday, February 21, 2020 - 12:15pm

Functional aggregates in immunity”

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 4:30pm
Sarah Morrisey - "Cleft Palate Surgery in a 7-month-old Labrador Retriever"

Cassandra Bianco - "Gastric Dilatation Volvulus in a Mixed Breed Dog"

Anthony LaBarbera - "Mixed Breed Dog Hit By Car: Management of Hemoabdomen and Pulmonary Contusions"

Holly Loeffler - "Toxoplasmosis in a 3-year-old Cat"

Emily Tuttle - Moderator
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 9:00am

Seth Lieberman

Special Committee:  Dr. Chris Schaffer (chair), Dr. Joseph Fetcho, Dr. Linda Nowak, Dr. Bethany Cummings, Dr. Theodore Schwartz


Candice Limper

Special Committee:  Dr. Avery August (chair), Dr. Nathaniel Vacanti, Dr. Hector Aguilar-Carreno, Dr. Brian Rudd

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 4:00pm

Michael Verzi, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Genetics
Rutgers, State University of New Jersey

"Epigenomic regulatory mechanisms using mouse genetic models"

Hosted by Dr. Praveen Sethupathy

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 3:30pm

As part of the Public Health Spring Seminar Series, faculty from the Master's of Public Health program are hosting a panel discussion on the recent outbreak of COVID-19.

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

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
  • ...
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

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