New York Cancer Genomics Research Network Meeting

April 7, 2020, 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, April 7, 2020
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Speaker Presentations and Q&A

New York Genome Center
101 Avenue of the Americas, 1st Floor Auditorium

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

Lewis Thomas University Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine




Scott W. Lowe, PhD
Chair, Cancer Biology & Genetics Program, Sloan Kettering Institute
Chair, Geoffrey Beene Cancer Research Center
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

To learn more about Dr. Lowe’s research, visit his lab page.


Bishoy M. Faltas, MD
Director, Bladder Cancer Research, Englander Institute for Precision Medicine
Gellert Family-John P. Leonard, MD Research Scholar in Hematology and Medical Oncology
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cell and Developmental Biology
Weill Cornell Medicine

To learn more about Dr. Faltas’ research, visit his lab page.


Jedd D. Wolchok, MD, PhD
Lloyd J. Old/Virginia and Daniel K. Ludwig Chair in Clinical Investigation
Cheif, Immuno-Oncology Service
Director, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy at MSK
Associate Director, Ludwig Center for Cancer Immunotherapy
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

To learn more about Dr. Wolchok’s research, visit his profile page.


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 and are intended for principal investigators in the New York region and their trainees.
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