Workshops and Symposiums

Upcoming Workshops

February 7 & 8, 2018
Cancer Genomics and Mathematical Data Analysis
Andrew Blumberg, PhD (University of Texas at Austin) Ivana Bozic, PhD (University of Washington) Andrea Califano, PhD (Columbia University) Olivier Elemento, PhD (Weill Cornell Medicine) Andrew Futreal, PhD (MD Anderson Cancer Center) Barry Honig, MD (Columbia University) Marcin Imielinski, PhD (Weill Cornell Medicine) Ashley Laughney, PhD (MSK)Michael Shen, PhD (Columbia University) Peter Sims, PhD (Columbia University) Simon Tavare, PhD (Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute) Jeffrey Varner, PhD (Cornell University) Joao Xavier, PhD (MSK).
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Past Workshops

June 1, 2017
Mathematical Methods in Cancer Evolution and Heterogeneity
Speakers:  Alexander Anderson, Richard Bonneau, Gunnar Carlsson, Christina Curtis, Trevor Graham, Ben Greenbaum, Christine A. Iacobuzio-Donahue, Dan Landau, MD, Christina Leslie, Nicholas Mcgranahan, Sayan Mukherjee, Ben Raphael, Jinghui Zhang,
Location: The Simons Center for Systems Biology, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ
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March 10, 2017
Genomics, Evolution, and Heterogeneity of Glioblastoma Multiforme
Speakers: Kenneth Aldape, Daniel Brat, Robert Benezra, Bradley Bernstein, Rong Fan, Eric Holland, Antonio Iavarone, Anna Lasorella, Do-Hyun Nam, Viviane Tabar
Location: Irving Cancer Research Center, Columbia University Medical Center, New York
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February 14, 2017

Applied Topology Discussion Day
Applied topologists from Columbia University, Princeton University, and University of Pennsylvania, among others, will be gathering in an informal setting to discuss research interests, ponderings, projects and ideas based around the general theme of thinking about pure and abstract mathematics in the context of data and applications. Discussion will be led by Anthea Monod.

November 28-29, 2016
1st Northeast Physical Sciences Oncology Symposium
Speakers: Jeffrey Fredberg, Peter Friedl, Eric Holand, Roger Kamm, Doug Lauffenburger, Tanmay Lele, Herbert Levine, Franziska Michor, Kornelia Polyak, Vito Quaranta, Raul Rabadan, David Scadden, Catherine Wu
Location: Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, Boston, MA
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September 7-16, 2016
Quantitative Methods in Cancer Genomics
Speakers: Chang Chan, Hossein Khiabanian, Shridar Ganesan, Nrusingh Biswal, Subho De, Saurabh Laddha, Gyan Bhanot, Michael Gatza, Justin Drake, Pablo Camara, Jiguang Wang, Sakellarios Zairis
Location: Rutgers Cancer Institute, New Brunswick, NJ
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March 11, 2016
New York Metropolitan Area Discussion Group in Mathematics and Oncology
Speakers: Gunnar Carlsson, Andrew Blumberg, Arnold J. Levine
Location: Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

December 11, 2015
New York Metropolitan Area Discussion Group in Mathematics and Oncology
Speakers: Harold Varmus and Dennis Fei, Bud Mishra, Michael Wigler
Location: Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, New York

September 25, 2015
New York Metropolitan Area Discussion Group in Mathematics and Oncology
Speakers: Tom Maniatis, Robert Ghrist, Carol Prives
Location: Columbia University Medical Center, New York