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September 6, 2017 - 12:30pm
"Using Neuroscience to Advance the Treatment of Pediatric Anxiety" Daniel Pine, M.D. Chief, Section on Development and Affective Neuroscience National Institute of Mental Health Intramural Research Program
September 6, 2017 - 7:00pm
Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital invite you to our Lower Manhattan Lecture Series: Come join us for a free patient education seminar held at 6pm on the first Wednesday of the month. WCM physicians will provide info on the latest advances on a variety of healtcare topics. Each lecture will be followed by a 20 minute Q&A. Your Gut and You: Five Ways to Benefit Your Digestive Health Presenter: Meira Abramowitz, MD Wednesday, September 6, 2017 6pm - 7pm 156 William Street, 12th floor 646-962-4156 From Omega-3 to gluten free, everything you need to know about diet, nutrition, and digestive health. Join us as Dr. Abramowitz provides you with tools you need to improve your digestive, and overall, health. RSVP to to reserve your seat.
September 8, 2017 - 1:00pm
“RNA Dependent Control of Chromosome Organization” Aaron Straight, PhD Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Chemical and Systems Biology, Department of Biochemistry Stanford Medical School, Stanford, CA Host: Jayanta Chaudhur Tea: 12:00 p.m. Friday, Sep 8, 2017, 12:00pm - 1:00pm MSK - Zuckerman Research Center, ZRC Auditorium 417 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10065
September 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
In the United States, more than 93 million individuals are effected by obesity. The ASMBS Foundation’s Walk from Obesity aims to raise public awareness, enhance professional education and support research on the subject of obesity. Join doctors and staff from NewYork-Presbyterian, Columbia University, and Weill Cornell Medicine at the Walk from Obesity NYC on Sunday, September 10. Join the institutions' combined team, the NYP Columbia & Cornell Cardio Corps, or sign up as an individual. Who can attend: This event is a family-friendly, set-your-own-pace walk. All are welcome to register. Time: Registration begins at 8 a.m., with walk starting at 9 a.m. Location: Riverside Park (97th at Riverside Drive, New York, NY) Registration: Online/advance registration is $25 and includes a T-shirt, goodie bag, and raffle ticket. A $10 discount is available until 8/9 with code "EARLYBIRD" at checkout. Children under 12 are free if accompanied by a participating adult. Visit the Walk From Obesity event page for more information.
September 12, 2017 - 12:30pm
"How Stress Kills: New Perspectives on Emotions, Relationships and Health from Psychoneuroimmunology" Janice Kiecolt-Glaser, Ph.D. Director, Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research S. Robert Davis Chair of Medicine, Ohio State University
September 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
10th Annual Free Prostate Cancer Screening For Men Over 40 who have never been diagnosed with prostate cancer Screening includes a PSA blood test and a prostate (DRE) exam No appointment needed Open to the public NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center 525 East 68th St., Payson Elevators, 2nd floor, Room F260 Clinical Translational Science Center (CTSC) For more information, call (212) 746-5450 and visit Prostate Cancer Facts *  Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer among men in the U.S.  Prostate cancer occurs more often in African-American men.  The chance of developing prostate cancer increases with age.  Men whose immediate family member(s) have had prostate cancer, are at increased risk.  Early detection can save your life. *Facts taken from the National Cancer Institute Sponsored by Weill Cornell Medicine Department of Urology With thanks to theWeill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center and NewYork-Presbyterian Directions: Enter NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital at 525 East 68th St., take the Payson Elevators to the 2nd floor. The screening is taking place in the Clinical Translational Science Center, which is room F260.

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Graduate School of Medical Sciences
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