The Seminar Series

2017/2018 HG Seminar Speaker List

Date Speaker/Affiliation Host
November 8, 2017

"How the leopard lost his hotspots: causes and consequences of recombination rate variation in vertebrates"

Molly Przeworski
Columbia University
Anna Di Rienzo
November 15, 2017

"Spatial genomics and single cell lineage dynamics by seqFISH and MEMOIR"

Long Cai
California Institute of Technology
Postdoc invited speaker
November 29, 2017

"Genetic mapping of the plasma proteome to inform drug development"

Joseph Maranville
Merck Research Labs
Anna Di Rienzo
January 17, 2018

"Post-transcriptional gene regulation in the aging brain: stress, cellular identity, diversity and disruption"

Peter Sudmant

MIT

 

January 24, 2018

 

 

 

January 31, 2018

"From Adaptation to Disease: The Population Genetics of Complex Traits"

Jeremy Berg

Columbia University


"The origin and consequences of human mutations"

Shamil Sunyaev

Harvard University

 

 

 

 

 

Student invited speaker

 

February 5, 2018

"Reconstructing human population histories using ancient genomics"

Maanasa Raghavan
University of Cambridge

2PM, BSLC 001

 

John Novembre

April 18, 2018

 

 

April 25, 2018

 

May 14, 2018

 

 

 

May 16, 2018

 

"What to make of the complex genetics of schizophrenia"

Patrick Sullivan

UNC School of Medicine

"The Social Life of DNA: Radical Reconciliation and Institutional Morality"

Alondra Nelson
Social Science Research Council

"The genome in 3D: Function and regulation of long-distance relationships in development and disease

Francois Spitz

Institut Pasteur, Paris France

2PM, KCBD 1103

"Dissecting the genetic and epigenetic basis of complex traits using population-based cohorts"

Nicole Soranzo

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

Xin He

 

 

 

 

John Novembre

 

 

 

 

Anna Di Rienzo

*ALL SEMINARS ABOVE WILL BE HELD FROM 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM IN KCBD 1103*