NHGRI Video Archive
The videos available in the NHGRI Video Archive are of events that were recorded prior to June 13, 2007. Some videos are included on YouTube and some are on the National Institutes of Health video website, http://videocast.nih.gov, which may require installation of either RealPlayer or Adobe Flash Player.
June 22, 2007
Genome-Wide Association Studies for the Rest of Us: Adding Genome-Wide Association to Popluation Studies
At the annual meeting of the Society for Epidemiologic Research, the National Institutes of Health co-sponsored a seminar on Genome-Wide Association Studies.
June 13, 2007
Major Findings from The ENCODE Pilot Project
All the major findings, discussion, press coverage and ancillary research for this pioneering effort.
May 1, 2007
NHGRI Holds Science Reporters Seminar on Genome-Wide Association Studies
The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) offered a seminar on Genome-Wide Association Studies (GWAS) to leading science reporters from major media around the United States. NHGRI experts in this new field explain how the science works, how it will speed up the understanding of the genetics of common diseases, and how that willlead to the development of new diagnostics, preventives and therapeutics.
October 10, 2006
Genetic Association Information Network (GAIN) Press Conference
The press conference held at the American Society of Human Genetics annual meeting in New Orleans.to announce the selection of six major studies of common diseases as the first to undergo whole genome analysis by the Genetic Association Information Network (GAIN).
September 19, 2006
Personalized Medicine: From Promise to Practice
Keynote address by Dr. Francis Collins for Research!America's Personalized Medicine event, held at The George Washington University, Washington D.C.
April 25, 2006
Genomics: Towards a Healthier You
Genomics: Towards a Healthier You features Barbara Biesecker, M.S., a genetic counselor at NHGRI. The webcast presents information on why genetics is important to health, plus information on genetic counseling as a career.
February 8, 2006
Genes and Environment Studies Press Conference
Press conference held to announce two new National Institutes of Health initiatives - the Genes and Environment Initiative (GEI) and the Genetic Association Information Network (GAIN) - which will explore the genetic and environmental roots of some of our most common diseases.
December 13, 2005
Cancer Genome Atlas Pilot Project Press Conference
Press conference held at The National Press Club, Washington D.C., to announce The Cancer Genome Atlas Pilor Project, a joint project between NHGRI and the National Cancer Institute (NCI).
November 15, 2005
Surgeon General's Family History Initiative Press Conference
Press conference held in Boston at Brigham and Women's Hospital to launch the new Web-based tool My Family Health Portait.
October 27, 2005
International HapMap Tutorial
The webcast for the October 27, 2005 tutorial: How to Use the HapMap Data.
October 26, 2005
International HapMap Project Press Conference
The International HapMap Consortium announces the publication of a comprehensive catalog of human genetic variation at a press conference during the American Society of Human Genetics Convention in Salt Lake City.
July 29, 2005
Using the Human Genome to Understand and Treat Cancer
NHGRI Director Frances S. Collins addressed Congress about how research into the human genome has led to major advances in the fight against cancer.
April 25, 2005
National DNA Day 2005 Webcasts
Webcasts produced for National DNA Day 2005 to help students and teachers better understand genetics, genomics and the impact of the Human Genome Project. Includes:
The Genome Era: What it Means to You
NHGRI Director Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
The Power of Comparison: Unleashing the Dog Genome
Cancer Genetics Chief Elaine A. Ostrander, Ph.D.
February 10, 2005
Personalized Medicine: How the Human Genome Era Will Usher in a Health Care Revolution
NHGRI Director Francis Collins outlines his vision for the future of genomics-based medicine in a talk to the Personalized Medicine Coalition (PMC) at the National Press Club, Washington D.C.
November 8, 2004
Family History Initiative Press Conference
Surgeon General Richard Carmona and NHGRI Director Frances Collins announce at the National Press Club, Washington D.C., the launch of the Family History Initiative, which encourages all Americans to learn about their families' health histories as a way of promoting personal health and preventing disease.
April 30, 2004
Life in the Lab
Learn what it is like to choose the career of a scientist from three young and very different individuals who decided to invest their lives in research.
March 31, 2004
Scientists Compare Rat Genome with Human, Mouse
An international research team, supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), announces the completion of a high-quality, draft sequence of the genome of the laboratory rat, and has used that data to explore how the rat's genetic blueprint stacks up against those of mice and humans.
March 15-16, 2004
Chemistry and Biology: Parners in Decoding the Genome
Individual lecture webcasts from a symposium that highlighted for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the larger biomedical research community the unique and exciting scientific insights resulting from the application of modern chemical approaches to the study of important problems in biology and genomics.
December 5, 2003
From Base Pair to Bedside
A day-long scientific symposium marking the 10th anniversary of the Division of Intramural Research (DIR).
April 14-15, 2003
From Double Helix to Human Sequence - and Beyond
The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the Department of Energy (DOE) hosts a two-day scientific symposium From Double Helix to Human Sequence - and Beyond on April 14 and April 15 at the Natcher Conference Center in Bethesda, Md.
April 15, 2003
Bringing the Genome to You
Nobel Laureate James Watson, National Human Genome Research Institute Director Francis Collins and others on the cutting edge of genetics share their insights. A half-day public symposium held on the morning of April 15th at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History.
April 14, 2003
Human Genome Project Press Conference
The International Human Genome Sequencing Consortium, led in the United States by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and the Department of Energy (DOE), announces the successful completion of the Human Genome Project more than two years ahead of schedule.
March 7, 2003
ENCODE Project Launch
The ENCODE Pilot Project Research Consortium held an information session for potential applicants to two RFAs being released. This highly interactive public research consortium of investigators with diverse backgrounds and expertise are encouraging discussion about testing and comparing existing computational and experimental approaches to identify functional sequences in DNA.
November 18-20, 2002
Beyond the Beginning: The Future of Genomics II
Coverage of opening lectures and closing deliberations.
Speakers: Opening Session: Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., Director, NHGRI; Richard Myers, Ph.D., Stanford University; David Valle, M.D., Johns Hopkins University and Medical Institutions; Wylie Burke, M.D., PH.D., University of Washington, Wash. Closing session: Workgroup chairs, Francis S. Collins, Elias Zerhouni, M.D., Director, NIH.
December 12-14, 2001
Beyond the Beginning: The Future of Genomics
Full, three-day conference coverage.
Speakers: Francis S. Collins M.D., Ph.D., Director, NHGRI; Barbara Wold, Ph.D., California Institute of Technology; Geoffrey Duyk M.D., Ph.D., Exelixis, Inc.; Janet Thornton, Ph.D., University College, London; Rick Lifton, M.D., Ph.D., Yale University; Eric Juengst, Ph.D. Case Western Reserve; Maynard Olson, Ph.D. , University of Washington.
May 7, 2001
Insights from the DNA Sequence of the Human Genome
The Human Genome Lecture Series.
Speakers: Deanna Church, Ph.D. and Jean Weissenbach, Ph.D.
April 10, 2001
Insights from the DNA Sequence of the Human Genome: Gene Prediction and Predictions of the Proteome
The Human Genome Lecture Series
Speakers: Alex Bateman, Ph.D. and David Kulp, Ph.D.
March 13, 2001
Insights from the DNA Sequence of the Human Genome: Analyzing the Duplication of the Human Genome and Interspersed Repeats
The Human Genome Lecture Series
Speakers: Evan Eichler, Ph.D. and Arian Smit, Ph.D.
February 12, 2001
First Analysis of Complete Human Genome Press Conference
Speakers: Francis S. Collins, Director, NHGRI; Craig Venter, Celera Genomics; Ari Patrinos, DOE; Bob Watterston, Washington University, St. Louis; Eric Lander, The Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research.
June 26, 2000
White House Press Conference: The Human Genome Project
November 23, 1999
The Billion Base Pair Celebration
Speakers: Bruce Alberts, President, National Academy of Sciences; Francis S. Collins, Director, NHGRI; Donna Shalala, Secretary of DHHS; Bill Richardson, Secretary of DOE.
May 13, 1999
Tissue Microarrays for Basic, Translational and Clinical Cancer Research
Speaker: Olli-P Kallioniemi, M.D., Ph.D., NHGRI.
April 15, 1999
Advances In Clinical Gene Therapy: A Tribute to R. Michael Blaese
Speakers: Francis S. Collins, Director, NHGRI; Michael Blaese, M.D., Chief, Clinical GeneTherapy Branch, NHGRI.
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Last Updated: March 26, 2013