Medical Genetics Seminars


Mar 1
“Genetic Studies of Human Hematopoiesis”
Vijay Sankaran headshot
Mar 8
"Genetic Family History: Past, Present and Future"
Robin Bennett headshot
Mar 22
"Talk Title TBA"
David Hawkins headshot


Seminar speakers include local faculty, trainees, and external invited guests. Topics include review of current clinical advances in medical genetics and genomic technologies.

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  • Every Friday 12:30-1:30pm in Autumn, Winter and Spring quarters.
  • Held in person in HSB K-069 and via Zoom, Register in Advance

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Oct 27
“The Genetics of Pediatric Surgical Epilepsy Disorders: Successes, Challenges and Future Avenues”
Ghayda Mirzaa headshot
Oct 20
“iPSC SGE: Assessing Variant Effects in Differentiated Cell Types at Scale”
Vitruvian Man
Oct 13
“Applications of pangenomes: allele-specific copy number variation maps with ctyper”
Mark Chaisson headshot
Oct 6
“Resolving The Role Of Non-Coding Variants In Mendelian Conditions Using Long-Read Multi-Omics”
Andrew Stergachis headshot
Sep 29
"A Multi-National Collaborative Program to Combat Transnational Environmental Crime"
Vitruvian Man
Jun 16
“Genetic and phenotypic heterogeneity of childhood-onset hearing loss and implications for success of cochlear implants”
Ryan Carlson headshot
Jun 2
“Drug Repurposing Strategies for Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease”
Betty Pace headshot
May 26
“The X-Factor: Mosaic X-linked Adrenoleukodystrophy Identified Through Newborn Screening”
Alexandra Keefe headshot
May 19
"Targeted deep coverage epigenetic profiles with single-molecule and single-nucleotide precision"
Stephanie Bohaczuk headshot