new york genome center
Event Address

New York Genome Center
101 Sixth Avenue
New York, NY 10013
United States

Event Date

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. 

The organizers include Drs. Harold Varmus (NYGC & Weill Cornell Medicine), Marcin Imielinski (NYGC &Weill Cornell Medicine), Ross Levine (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center) and Sohail Tavazoie (The Rockefeller University). 


  • Harold Varmus, MD (Moderator)
    Senior Associate Core Member
    New York Genome Center

    Lewis Thomas University Professor of Medicine
    Weill Cornell Medicine

  • Aristotelis Tsirigos, PhD
    Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Institute for Computational Medicine
    Director, Applied Bioinformatics Laboratories
    NYU School of Medicine

  • David A. Knowles, PhD
    Core Faculty Member
    New York Genome Center

    Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science
    Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology
    Columbia University

  • Matthew Greenblatt, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
    Weill Cornell Medicine