JLABS @ NYC Open House
3:00 PM — 6:00 PM
Curious about the new kids on the block – JLABS @ NYC?...
Curious about the new kids on the block – JLABS @ NYC? We’ll be hosting an Open House on Thursday, February 15, 2018 and we want to see you there! Join us at the New York Genome Center – home to the future JLABS @ NYC site and take the opportunity to meet with Kate Merton, Site Head, JLABS @ NYC and see how our site is progressing. This inaugural Open House session includes insights into the JLABS model, information on how you can become a resident, our upcoming activities and a sneak peak of our site (Launching in June 2018). We will be hosting exclusive tours and providing lite refreshments and networking.
Space is limited, so please sign-up for a time slot below to reserve your spot!
3:00-3:30 PM | Tour 1
3:30-4:00 PM | Tour 2
4:00-4:30 PM | Tour 3
4:30-5:00 PM | Tour 4
5:00-5:30 PM | Tour 5
5:30-6:30 PM | Networking and Refreshments
New York Genome Center
101 Avenue of the Americas, 1st Floor Auditorium
New York, NY 10013
+FIVE POINTSFive Points lecture series bring leading scientists from around the world for an in-depth discussion of their work with students, researchers and clinicians from the New York Genome Center, its member institutions, and others in the medical/scientific community. While Five Points lectures are free and open to the general public, these lectures are most beneficial to scientists, clinicians and researchers who wish to accelerate their research through the use of DNA sequencing technology and bioinformatics. Five Points lectures often frame five or so key points, in a nod to the series’ name — followed by 15 minutes of Q&A, and 30 minutes of networking over hors d’oeuvres and cocktails. These afternoon events are held in the Center’s state-of-the-art ground-floor auditorium starting at 4 pm.
+EVENING TALKSThe New York Genome Center’s Evening Talks events feature distinguished experts from around the world sharing genomic insights and research. They are intended to showcase and explain high science to the non-scientific community. Speakers present the latest research findings and explain its implication for helping improve clinical care for a wide array of serious diseases. The lecture is followed by a lively question-and-answer session and a post-event reception of hors d’oeuvres and cocktails. These popular free public events are held in the Center’s state-of-the-art ground-floor auditorium starting at 6:30 pm. The Evening Talks Series is sponsored by The New York Community Trust – Pyewacket Fund.
+New York Cancer Genomics Research NetworkTo advance collaborative efforts on cancer genomics, the New York Genome Center (NYGC) hosts meetings on the first Tuesday of every month to bring together leading cancer researchers, clinicians and postdocs from the NYGC’s Institutional Founding Members and other key academic institutions. The organizers include Drs. Harold Varmus (Weill Cornell Medicine & NYGC), Marcin Imielinski (Weill Cornell Medicine & NYGC), Ross Levine (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center) and Sohail Tavazoie (The Rockefeller University).
- New York Cancer Genomics Research Network MeetingJune
5:00 PM — 8:00 PM
Moderated by Harold Varmus, MD.5