Field Trips

New York City is a mélange of commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment. Home to the Headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the multi-cultural and financial capital of the world.

Field trips may include visits to:

1. New York Genome Center Image result for new york genome center

101 6th Ave, New York, NY 10013                         The New York Genome Center is home to research and innovation. The independent and nonprofit institution is leading the field in transforming biomedical research for its use in advancing clinical care.

2. United Nations Tour (UN)

46th Street and 1st Ave, New York, NY 10017
The United Nations is an international organization founded in 1945 after the Second World War by 51 countries committed to maintaining international peace and security, developing friendly relations among nations and promoting social progress, better living standards and human rights.

3. The Rogosin Institute

505 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021                                        The Rogosin Institute has long been recognized as one of the premier centers for the diagnosis and management of kidney disease in the country.  Rogosin provides the majority of the inpatient and outpatient nephrology services at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell, which was recognized by U.S. News and World Report in 2014 and 2015 as one of the top three kidney centers in the U.S.

       4. Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
       Cell Therapy and Cell Engineering Facility

The Cell Therapy and Cell Engineering Facility develops, validates, and implements procedures critical to gene transfer-related clinical research at Memorial Sloan Kettering. The quality assurance and quality control unit (QA/QC) is essential for providing a laboratory environment compliant with NIH and FDA guidelines.