This year, the Department of Medicine will hold its Annual Research Day on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at the beautiful Apella Event Space at the nearby Alexandria Center (450 East 29th Street, 2nd Floor). Students, residents, fellows and junior faculty are encouraged to submit abstracts for presentation.
This year’s Keynote Address will be given by Richard P. Lifton, President of The Rockefeller University and Head of Laboratory of Human Genetics and Genomics. Dr. Lifton is a leading physician-scientist working in the area of genetics. He has achieved international prominence in both basic and clinical research. The program will include cutting-edge talks by leading investigators in the Department of Medicine, poster presentations by medical students, housestaff, fellows and junior faculty, as well as sessions focused on future directions for academic Departments of Medicine.