Science at the heart of medicine

Graduate Programs in the Biomedical Sciences

Price at Dusk


Dec 08, 2015
5:00 PM
Careers in Data Science
Dr. Friederike Schüür
Forchheimer Medical Science Building 5th Floor Lecture Hall


Dec 10, 2015
4:00 PM
International Coffee Hour
Forchheimer Medical Science Building Main Street

Thesis Defense Seminars

Friday, December 18, 2015
2:00 PM

Thesis Defense
Raquel Furtado


Charles S. Peskin, PhD, '72

Silver Professor; Professor of Mathematics
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University

1972 (physiology), Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University

Research Interests 

Application of mathematics and computing to problems arising in medicine and biology, fluid dynamics of the heart, molecular machinery within biological cells.

Selected Fellowships/Honors 

  • 2003 Birkhoff Prize in Applied Mathematics from AMS-SIAM
  • Mayor’s Award for Excellence in Science and Technology, 1994
  • Josiah Willard Gibbs Lecturer, American Mathematical Society, 1993
  • MacArthur Fellowship, 1983-1988
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