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12/15/2016 Do You Have Trouble Sleeping? A free educational talk on sleep disorders
Speakers: Carl W. Bazil, MD, PhD, Caitlin Tynan Doyle Professor of Neurology, Director, Division of Epilepsy and Sleep, Columbia University Medical Center
Time: 5:30 - 7:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
12/12/2016 Integrating Special Populations Seminar Series: Adult Metabolic Diseases Presenting in Childhood
Speakers: Joel E. Lavine, MD, PhD and Julia Wattacheril, MD, MPH
Time: 1:00 – 2:30p
Location: Irving Institute Conference Room (PH-10-204), 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, NYC 10032
RSVP with Dianne C. Frederick, dcf2111@cumc.columbia.edu
12/08/2016 2016 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar: Genome Editing and Precision Cardiovascular Medicine
Speaker: Kiran Musunuru, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Time: 4:00 – 5:00p
Location: Florence Irving Auditorium, Herbert Irving Center for Cancer Research, 1st Floor, 1130 Saint Nicholas Ave., New York, NY 10032
For questions call (212) 305-5493 or email avf2117@cumc.columbia.edu.
Seminar schedule and location
11/30/2016 Data Collection in Transdisciplinary Research: Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches
Speakers: Lawrence Yang, PhD and Karolynn Siegel, PhD
Time: 1:00pm -5:00pm
Location: Irving Institute Conference Room PH10-405A, 622 West 168th St., Floor 10, Room 405A, NYC 10032
Register to attend:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/D6KZWXG
11/10/2016 2016 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar: “BioMe: A Highly Diverse Biobank in New York City”
Speaker: Judy Cho, MD, Ward-Coleman Professor of Translational Genetics & Medicine, Director of the Institute for Personalized Medicine, Mount Sinai Health System
Time: 4:00 – 5:00p
Location: Florence Irving Auditorium, Herbert Irving Center for Cancer Research, 1st Floor, 1130 Saint Nicholas Ave., New York, NY 10032
For questions call (212) 305-5493 or email avf2117@cumc.columbia.edu.
Seminar schedule and location

What is Precision Medicine? The Promise and Potential- A free educational talk on a new way to prevent and treat disease
Speaker: Elizabeth G. Cohn, PhD, RN
Associate Director, Community Engagement Core Resource
Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Time: 5:30 – 7:00p        
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, call: 646-697-2274

11/09/2016 Strategic Investment in Health Technology
Presented by Health Tech Assembly and Columbia Business School Healthcare Industry Association (HCIA)
Speaker: Jonathan Gordon, Director, NYP Ventures, New York Presbyterian Hospital
Time: 6:30 - 8:00p
Location: Schapiro CEPSR, Davis Auditorium, 530 West 120th Street
RSVP
11/03/2016 Greenmarket Tour: A free City Harvest tour of the 175th street Greenmarket
Tour Guide: Catarina Rivera, Manager, Healthy Neighborhoods-Washington Heights/Inwood, City Harvest  
Time: 10:30 - 11:30a
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
11/02/2016 Does Diabetes Cause Alzheimer’s Disease?
Speakers: José A. Luchsinger-Stuart, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Time: 5:30 - 6:30p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
10/26/2016 National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week: A free educational talk on lead paint and other lead hazards
Speaker: Morahina Rodriguez, Community Coordinator, Healthy Homes Program, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Time: 10 - 11:30a
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
10/20/2016 Know Your Risk: A free educational talk on breast cancer risk
Speakers: Katherine Crew, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Columbia University Medical Center
Time: 5:00 - 6:30p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
9/28/2016 Aging Smart: A free educational talk on healthy aging
Speaker: Betina Idnay, Research Nurse, Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain
Time: 2:30 - 4:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
9/20/2016 The Future of Cancer Care: A free educational talk on personalized medicine
Speakers: Andria Reyes, MA, Administrative Manager & Community Health Educator, Community Ambulatory Research & Enrollment, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center and
Mercedes Bazan, Community Health Worker, Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation
Time: 5:30 - 7:30p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
9/13/2016 Your Child’s Development: A free educational talk on childhood health
Speakers: Dr. Evelyn Berger-Jenkins, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, CUMC; Dr. Moira Rynn, Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, NYSPI; Lucy Santana, Program Director, Family Resource Center-Mental Health Association of NYC; and Kimberly Hunter-Bryant, Clinical Partner, Mental Health Association of NYC
Time: 10:30 - 12:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
9/08/2016 2016 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar: Precision Medicine Initiative at Geisinger Health System
Speaker: David Ledbetter, PhD Executive Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer, Geisinger Health System
Time: 4:00 – 5:00p
Location: Florence Irving Auditorium, Herbert Irving Center for Cancer Research, 1st Floor, 1130 Saint Nicholas Ave., New York, NY 10032
For questions call (212) 305-5493 or email avf2117@cumc.columbia.edu.
Seminar schedule and location
8/04/2016 What do your genes say about you? A free educational talk on how your genes affect your health
Speakers: Wendy K. Chung, MD, PhD, Kennedy Family Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Time: 5:30 - 7:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
7/25/2016 Zika Virus; A free educational talk on Zika virus
Speakers: Kiran T. Thakur, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Division of Critical Care and Hospitalist Neurology, Department of Neurology
Time: 5:30 - 7:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
6/27/2016 CER/PCOR Seminar Series: The Best of Medicine, the Worst of Medicine: MRSA as Metaphor
Speaker: Jonathan Tobin, PhD, President and CEO, Clinical Directors Network, Co-Director for Community Engagement, Rockefeller University Center for Clinical and Translational Science, Clinical Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Time: 12:00 - 1:00p
Location: Irving Institute Educational Center Classroom, 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, Room 405A/B, NYC 10032
Lunch will be provided
Register to attend
6/16/2016 Sex + Health + Aging; A free educational talk on senior sexual health
Speakers: Carlos J. Maldonado, PhD, NHP, FAACS, Patient Navigator, Health Priority Specialist, New York Presbyterian Hospital
Time: 02:30 - 04:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
6/14/2016 Summer Haven Festival
Join the Irving Institute’s Community Engagement Core Resource (CECR), the Bionutrition Research Core, and GetHealthyHeights.org to kick-off summer at the Summer Haven Festival.

The Festival is a free event open to all that showcases local culture and promotes health and wellness in the community. CECR, the Bionutrition Research Core’s Be Fit to Benefit Program, and GetHealthyHeights.org will provide educational resources, activities, and health screenings open to all members of the CUMC and NYP community and residents of Washington Heights/Inwood.

Summer Haven is sponsored by the Columbia University Medical Center Office of Government and Community Affairs, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Community Board 12, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance, Community League of the Heights, Washington Heights and Inwood Chamber of Commerce and GrowNYC.

Time: 11:00a - 03:00p
Location: Haven Avenue between Fort Washington Avenue and 169th Street, NYC 10032
6/13/2016 CER/PCOR Seminar Series: Precision Medicine Resources Through the Irving Institute
Speaker: Wendy Chung, MD PhD, Kennedy Family Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Co-Director, Precision Medicine Resource at the Irving Institute, Co-Director, Molecular Genetics Diagnostics Laboratory, Director, Clinical Genetics Program, CUMC
Time: 12:00 - 1:00p
Location: Irving Institute Educational Center Classroom, 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, Room 405A/B, NYC 10032
Lunch will be provided
Register to attend
6/06/2016 CER/PCOR Seminar Series: Data Mining Clinical and Health Records for Biomedical Discoveries
Speaker: Nicholas Tatonetti, PhD, Herbert Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Director, Clinical Informatics, Herbert Irving Cancer Center, Departments of Biomedical Informatics, Systems Biology, & Medicine, Columbia University
Time: 12:00 - 1:00p
Location: Irving Institute Educational Center Classroom, 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, Room 405A/B, NYC 10032
Lunch will be provided
Register to attend
5/25/2016 What is stroke? A free educational talk on stroke
Speakers: José Gutierrez Contreras, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Division of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease, Department of Neurology
Time: 05:30 - 07:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
5/23/2016 CER/PCOR Seminar Series: Harnessing the Power of Data: The New York City-Clinical Data Research Network
Speaker: Rainu Kaushal, MD MPH, Chair and Nanette Laitman Distinguished Professor of Health Policy and Research, Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, Executive Director of the Center for Healthcare Informatics and Policy, Executive Director of the Health Information Technology Evaluation Collaborative, Weill Cornell Medical College, Chief of Health Policy and Research, NYP
Time: 12:00 - 1:00p
Location: Irving Institute Educational Center Classroom, 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, Room 405A/B, NYC 10032
Lunch will be provided
Register to attend
5/17/2016 2016 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar: “Exome Sequencing to Identify B Cell Malignancy and Inflammatory Bowel Disease Gene Mutations”
Speaker: Steven Lipkin, MD, PhD Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Department of Genetic Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
Time: 4:00 – 5:00p
Location: Todd Amphitheater, P&S 16-405, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center, 630 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032
For questions call (212) 305-5493 or email avf2117@cumc.columbia.edu.
Seminar schedule and location
5/09/2016 CER/PCOR Seminar Series: Another Approach to Personalized Medicine: N-of-1 Trials
Speaker: Ian Kronish, MD MPH, Assistant Professor of General Medicine, CUMC
Time: 12:00 - 1:00p
Location: Irving Institute Educational Center Classroom, 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, Room 405A/B, NYC 10032
Lunch will be provided
Register to attend
5/03/2016 Irving Institute Workshop: Ethical Challenges in Tampering with the Holy Grail:  Gene Editing Research in Human Embryos
Speaker: John Loike, PhD, Research Scientist, Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics, CUMC
Time: 4:00 – 5:00p
Location: Pathology Library (PH-15W-1560), 622 West 168 Street, Floor 15, NYC 10032
4/26/2016 CRR Coordinator Seminar Series: Clinical Trials Office Update
Speaker: Jane Cho, Manager of Regulatory Science, Clinical Trials Office, CUMC
Time: 3:00 - 4:00p
Location: Irving Institute Conference Room (PH-10-204), 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, NYC 10032
RSVP with Cindy Yung, ly2345@cumc.columbia.edu   
4/25/2016 Do you have a nervous child?
Speakers: Cristiane Duarte, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor of Child Psychiatric at CUMC
Time: 05:30 - 07:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
4/19/2016 Ninth Annual Research Poster Day
Time: 03:00PM - 05:00PM
Location: PH10-405A&B, 622 West 168th Street, Floor 10, Room 405, NYC 10032
Additional Information For more information, please contact David Zhai (dz2214@cumc.columbia.edu, 212-304-5550)
4/12/2016 2016 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar: “Genetics of Lung Fibrosis: New Genes, New Mutations, Same Pathway”
Speaker: Christine Garcia, MD, PhD Associate Professor,  Eugene McDermott Center for Human Growth & Development, UT Southwestern
Time: 10:30 – 11:30a
Location: Atchley-Loeb Conference Room, PH 8 East, Room 107, 622 West 168 Street, New York, NY 10032
Please, register for this event here.
For questions call (212) 305-5493 or email avf2117@cumc.columbia.edu.
Seminar schedule and location
4/11/2016 CER/PCOR Seminar Series: Pilot Funding Opportunities Through the Irving Institute
Speaker: Nancy Reame, PhD MSN, Director, Pilot and Collaborative Studies Resource, Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research Mary Dickey Lindsay Professor of Nursing (Emerita), CUMC
Time: 12:00 - 1:00p
Location: Irving Institute Educational Center Classroom, 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, Room 405A/B, NYC 10032
Lunch will be provided
Register to attend
4/07/2016 Always worried, fearful, or anxious?
Speakers: Helen Blair Simpson, MD, PhD, Professor of Clinical Psychiatric at CUMC, Director, Center for OCD and Related Disorders, CUMC, Director, Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute
Time: 05:30 - 07:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-227
3/28/2016 CER/PCOR Seminar Series: Informatics for Clinical Research
Speaker: Chunhua Weng, PhD, Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics, CUMC
Time: 12:00 - 1:00p
Location: Irving Institute Educational Center Classroom, 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, Room 405A/B, NYC 10032
Lunch will be provided
Register to attend
3/21/2016 Save Your Vision
Speakers: Gloria Paoli, MD, Ophthalmologist
Time: 5:30 - 7:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
3/07/2016 CER/PCOR Seminar Series: Incorporating Meaningful Engagement of Patients and Other Stakeholders in Patient-Centered Comparative Effectiveness Research: Perspectives from the CASA Study
Speaker: Victoria Raveis, PhD MA, Research Professor and Director, Psychological Research Unit on Health, Aging and the Community, NYU
Time: 12:00 - 1:00p
Location: Irving Institute Educational Center Classroom, 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, Room 405A/B, NYC 10032
Lunch will be provided
Register to attend
3/02/2016 Tailoring Medicine to Fit You
Speakers: Wendy K. Chung, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Time: 5:00 - 6:30p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
2/24/2016 Love Your Heart
Speakers: Rafael A. Lantigua, MD, Professor of Clinical Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons
Time: 2:30 - 4:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274
2/23/2016 CRR Coordinator Seminar Series: Clinical Research Monitor Access to NYP/CUMC
Speaker: Scott B. McClintock, Clinical Equipment and Implementation Manager and HCIR Credentialing Administrator
Time: 3:00 - 4:00p
Location: Irving Institute Conference Room (PH-10-204), 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, NYC 10032
RSVP with Cindy Yung, ly2345@cumc.columbia.edu
2/22/2016 CER/PCOR Seminar Series:
Resources – Columbia Community Resources Through the Irving Institute
Speaker: Ana Abraido-Lanza, PhD MA, Associate Professor of Sociomedical Sciences, Co-Director, Community Engagement Core Resource, Irving Institute, CUMC
Time: 12:00 – 1:00p
Location: Irving Institute Educational Center Classroom, 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, Room 405A/B, NYC 10032
Lunch will be provided Register to attend
2/09/2016 Advances in Precision Medicine Series -  Precision Cancer Care: Experience from an Advanced Cancer Trial
Speaker: Mark Rubin, MD, Director, Englander Institute for Precision Medicine, Homer T. Hirst Professor of Oncology in Pathology, Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Time: 04:00 - 05:00p
Location: Myrna Daniels Auditorium, 1st Floor Conference Center, Vivian & Seymour Milstein Heart Center, 173 Fort Washington Ave, NYC 10032
For questions, Call: 212-305-5493 or email avf2117@cumc.columbia.edu
Schedule and Location
2/03/2016 Diabetes & Nutrition
Speakers: Henry N. Ginsberg, MD, Irving Professor of Medicine, Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Time: 5:30 - 7:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274

12th Annual Leahey Lecture: 21st Century Biomedicine: Translating Discovery to Patient Care
Speaker: Elizabeth G. Nabel, MD, President, Brigham and Women’s Healthcare, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Time: 12:00 - 1:00p
Location: Myrna Daniels Auditorium, Milstein Family Heart Center, 1st Floor Conference Center, 173 Fort Washington Ave, NYC 10032
2/02/2016 Irving Institute Workshop: The Role of Global Bioethics in Medical Research and Pedagogy
Speaker: Madeleine Schachter, JD, Assistant Professor, Division of Medical Ethics, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
Time: 4:00 – 5:00p
Location: Pathology Library (PH-15W-1560), 622 West 168 Street, Floor 15, NYC 10032
1/27/2016 Clean Up Your Act in 2016
Speakers: Kimberly Burke, MPH, Program Coordinator, Community Outreach and Translation
Columbia Center for Children’s Environmental Health
Time: 5:30 - 7:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274

Inaugural Dr. J. Thomas Bigger Lecture: Out of Sight, Out of Mind. Device – Detected Atrial Fibrillation
Speaker: A. John Camm, MD, Professor of Clinical Cardiology, St. George’s University of London, Professor of Cardiology, Imperial University, London
Time: 12:00 - 1:00p
Location: Myrna Daniels Auditorium, Milstein Family Heart Center, 1st Floor Conference Center, 173 Fort Washington Ave, NYC 10032

Inaugural Symposium “2016 Precision Medicine Updates”
Half-day event featuring research updates from recipients of Irving Institute Precision Medicine Pilot Awards and Fellowships.
Time: 8:30 - 11:00a
Location: Irving Institute Educational Center Classroom (PH-10-405A/B), 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, NYC 10032
To RSVP call (212) 305-5493 or email avf2117@cumc.columbia.edu.
1/26/2016 CRR Coordinator Seminar Series: Research Pharmacy
Speaker: Rudi Odeh-Ramadan, PharmD, Associate Vice President for Research Administration, Clinical Trials Office
Time: 3:00 - 4:00p
Location: Irving Institute Conference Room (PH-10-204), 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, NYC 10032
RSVP with Cindy Yung, ly2345@cumc.columbia.edu 
1/21/2016 Do You Have Joint Pain?
Speakers: Yasmin Santiago, Outreach Coordinator, S.L.E. Lupus Foundation
Time: 2:30 - 4:00p
Location: Columbia Community Partnership for Health, 390 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Floor, NYC 10033 (Between 177 and 178 streets)
To RSVP, Call: 646-697-2274

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