New York Cancer Genomics Research Network Meeting

March 1, 2022, 5:00pm – 7:00pm | New York Genome Center

To 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.

Tuesday, March 1st, 2022

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM:  Speaker Presentations and Q&A

This will be a VIRTUAL meeting via Zoom.


Harold Varmus Harold Varmus, MD
Senior Associate Core Member
New York Genome Center

Lewis Thomas University
Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine



Lindsay LaFave, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology

Member, Albert Einstein Cancer Center

Member, Cancer Dormancy and Tumor Microenvironment Institute (CDTMI)

Member, Ruth L. and David S. Gottesman
Institute for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

“Epigenomic Heterogeneity in Lung Cancer Evolution”


Eirini Papapetrou, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Oncological Sciences
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 

“Discovery of Myeloid Malignancy Drivers with Human iPSC Models”


Moderated by Harold Varmus, MD
Discussion and Q&A will take place after each speaker presents.

These meetings are held on the first Tuesday of each month; when held in person, they are attended by principal investigators and their trainees in the New York region, and are intended to be viewed by anyone in the world with an internet connection.

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