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Archived Videos of Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D., Director, NHGRI

Below is a select list of videos featuring NHGRI Director Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D. A comprehensive list of all National Institutes of Health videos featuring Dr. Green will be available soon.

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Videos from: 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2007

2014

  • Future Opportunities for Genome Sequencing and Beyond - July 28, 2014
    Watch videoDr. Green at the Future Opportunities for Genome Sequencing and Beyond: A Planning Workshop for the National Human Genome Research Institute, held at the Bethesda North Marriott & Conference Center.
  • Director's Report - May 19, 2014
    Watch videoDr. Green's Director's Report to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR) covered the $1000 Genome Program, Large-Scale Sequencing and Analysis Centers (LSAC), Centers for Mendelian Genomics (CMG), the Clinical Sequencing Exploratory Research (CSER) program, Genome Sequencing Informatics Tools (GS-IT), the Encyclopedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) Project and more.
  • The Genomics Landscape circa 2014 - February 26, 2014
    Watch videoNHGRI Director Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D., gave the first Current Topics in Genome Analysis (CTGA) lecture of 2014, The Genomic Landscape circa 2014. The lecture kicked off a series of 14 lectures covering contemporary areas of genomics and bioinformatics.
  • Director's Report - February 10, 2014
    Watch videoDr. Green's Director's Report to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR), who advise the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), on genetics, genomic research, training and programs related to the human genome initiative.
  • Is Genetic Information Different? - February 6, 2014
    Watch videoDr. Green moderated an interactive debate at the Smithsonian between Robert C. Green and Susan M. Wolf, two debaters with extensive experience in genetics and genomics. The debate addressed the new and often-complex ethical and medical questions that have emerged as genetic testing becomes more widespread.
  • Genomic Medicine Centers Meeting VI - NHGRI's Genomic Medicine Research Portfolio - January 8, 2014
    Watch videoDr. Green's remarks at the sixth Genomic Medicine Centers meeting - Global Leaders in Genomic Medicine - held at the National Academy of Sciences Building in Washington, D.C. Geoffrey Ginsburg, M.D., Ph.D., Duke University, and Teri Manolio, M.D., Ph.D., NHGRI, co-chaired the meeting.

2013

  • TEDMED Great Challenges: Genomics and Medicine: Where promise meets clinical practice - November 21, 2013
    Watch videoDr. Green hosted the TEDMED Google+ Hangout - Genomics and Medicine: Where promise meets clinical practice - with an all-star cast that included Carlos Bustamante, James Evans, Amy McGuire and Sharon Terry.
  • Director's Report - September 9, 2013
    Watch videoDr. Green's September open session council director's report to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR), who advise the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), on genetics, genomic research, training and programs related to the human genome initiative.
  • A Decade after the Human Genome Project: Unraveling the Genetic Bases of Human Disease - September 4, 2013
    Watch videoNIH Clinical Center Grand Rounds Lecture Series. "A Decade after the Human Genome Project: Unraveling the Genetic Bases of Human Disease" Features Dr. Eric Green, director, NHGRI.
  • NIH Human Microbiome Project Update - July 24, 2013
    Watch videoDr. Green at the Human Microbiome Science: Vision for the Future meeting held at Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center. The purpose of the meeting, supported in part by an NIH grant to the University of Maryland School of Medicine, was to provide an overview of cutting-edge work in NIH-supported microbiome research and to identify both the obstacles to and opportunities for progress in this emerging area of biomedical research. Dr. Green's talk was: NIH Human Microbiome Project: An Update.
  • What's a Gene? - June 2013
    Watch videoIn 1909, Danish botanist Wilhelm Johannsen coined the word "gene" to describe Mendelian units of heredity. As researchers learned more, they began to define genes as a segment of a DNA molecule that contains information for making a protein or, sometimes, an RNA molecule. The term continues to evolve as scientists learn about the complexities of molecular interactions. Listen to Eric Green respond to the question, "What's a gene?"
  • HGP10 Interview with Eric Green: The Genomics Landscape a Decade After the Human Genome Project - April 25, 2013
    Watch videoDr. Green reflected on the decade since the completion of the Human Genome Project and where the field of genomics is going, especially as it relates to medical applications and advances.
  • Director's Report - February 11, 2013
    Watch videoDr. Green's Director's Report to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR), who advise the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), on genetics, genomic research, training and programs related to the human genome initiative.
  • Genomic Medicine Centers Meeting 4 - Remarks from the Director - January 28, 2013
    Watch videoDr. Green's remarks at the fourth Genomic Medicine Centers meeting - Genomic Medicine Centers Meeting IV: Physician Education in Genomics - held January 28-29, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency DFW in Dallas, Texas and sponsored by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI). Teri Manolio, M.D., Ph.D., NHGRI and Marc Williams, M.D., Geisinger Health System, co-chaired the meeting.

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2012

  • Director's Report - September 10, 2012
    Watch videoDr. Green's Director's Report to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR), who advise the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), on genetics, genomic research, training and programs related to the human genome initiative.
  • Large Sample Sequencing and NHGRI Priorities - June 28, 2012
    Watch videoOn June 28-29, 2012, the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), sponsored a trans-NIH workshop - Sequencing in Cohort Studies and Large Sample Collections - in Wilson Hall, Building 1, at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md. Teri Manolio, M.D., Ph.D., NHGRI, and Eric Boerwinkle, Ph.D., University of Texas Health Science Center, co-chaired the workshop.
  • Insights from the modENCODE Project (Welcome and Opening Remarks) - June 20, 2012
    Watch videoOn June 20-21, 2012, The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) hosted a special symposium, Genomics of model organisms and human biology: Insights from the modENCODE Project, at the Ruth L. Kirschstein Auditorium, Natcher Conference Center, NIH Main Campus, Bethesda, Md. The goal of the symposium was to celebrate the project's accomplishments.
  • Goals of Data Aggregation Workshop - June 5, 2012
    Watch videoOn June 5-6, 2012, the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) participated in a National Institutes of Health workshop - Establishing a Central Resource of Data from Genome Sequencing Projects - at the Hilton Washington D.C./Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center, Rockville, Md. The workshop addressed the challenges to aggregating and analyzing data sets from genome sequencing studies.
  • Director's Report to Council - May 21, 2012
    Watch videoDr. Green's Director's Report to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR), who advise the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), on genetics, genomic research, training and programs related to the human genome initiative.
  • Genomic Medicine III - May 3, 2012
    Watch videoOn May 3-4, 2012, the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), sponsored its third Genomic Medicine Centers meeting - Genomic Medicine Centers Meeting III: Working with Implementation Stakeholders- at the International Ballroom-Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport, Chicago, Il. More: http://www.genome.gov/27548693
  • Director's Report to Council - February 13, 2012
    Watch videoDr. Green's Director's Report to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR), who advise the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), on genetics, genomic research, training and programs related to the human genome initiative.
  • The Genomics Landscape circa 2012 - January 11, 2012
    Watch videoOn January 11th, NHGRI Director Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D., gave the first Current Topics in Genome Analysis (CTGA) lecture, surveying The Genomic Landscape circa 2012. View the lecture video here, part of an 11-lecture series covering the major areas of genomics.

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2011

  • Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa) Welcome Message - September 21, 2011
    Watch video Dr. Green welcomes H3Africa staff at a meeting for applicants to the H3Africa NIH Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOA). Held in Nairobi, Kenya, the meeting presented information about the FOA and gave applicants an opportunity to discuss the FOA with NIH staff. H3Africa is a contemporary research approach to studying genomics and environmental determinants of common diseases to improve the health of African populations.
  • Director's Report to Council - September 12, 2011
    Watch videoDr. Green's Director's Report to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR), who advise the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), on genetics, genomic research, training and programs related to the human genome initiative.
  • Proteus Syndrome Telebriefing - July 27, 2011
    Watch videoNHGRI scientists have found the gene mutation that causes Proteus syndrome, a rare disorder that causes tissue and bone to grow out of proportion to the body. Hosted by the National Institutes of Health, this 60-minute press conference about the discovery includes brief remarks by four primary speakers followed by questions from the media.
  • Director's Report to Council - May 16, 2011
    Watch videoDr. Green's Director's Report to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR), who advise the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), on genetics, genomic research, training and programs related to the human genome initiative.
  • Director's Closing Remarks - May 17, 2011
    Watch videoClosing Remarks from Dr. Green to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR) mentioned above.
  • A Decade with the Human Genome Sequence: Charting a Course for Genomic Medicine
    February 11, 2011
    Watch videoDirector's welcome to the NHGRI-hosted, day-long scientific symposium at the Natcher Conference Center on the National Institutes of Health (NIH) campus. The goal of the symposium was to offer the NIH community an exciting glimpse into contemporary genomics research, illustrating how genomics can further medical discoveries and relate to individuals, communities and societies. More: www.genome.gov/Symposium2011.
  • The NHGRI Strategic Plan: An Interview with Eric Green - February 10, 2011
    Watch videoOn February 9, 2011, the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) unveiled the strategic plan for the future of human genome research called Charting a course for genomic medicine from base pairs to bedside. The plan was published in Nature, on Feb. 10, 2011. In this interview, NHGRI Director Eric D. Green, M.D, Ph.D., talks about the strategic plan.

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2010

  • Director's Report to Council - September 13, 2010
    Watch videoDr. Green's Director's Report to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR), who advise the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), on genetics, genomic research, training and programs related to the human genome initiative.
  • How to extract DNA from strawberries - October 23-24, 2010
    Watch videoDrs. Eric Green and Carla Easter from the National Human Genome Research Institute of the National Institutes of Health demonstrate how to extract DNA from strawberries using everyday household items. Created for the inaugural USA Science and Engineering Festival held in Washington D.C. on the National Mall.
  • Sequencing Human Genomes - September 22, 2010
    Watch videoNIH Clinical Center Grand Rounds Lecture Series. "Sequencing Human Genomes, Circa 2010 and Clinical Annotation of Genomes: Challenges and Opportunities." Features Dr. Eric Green, director, NHGRI, and Leslie Biesecker, M.D., chief, Genetic Disease Research Branch, NHGRI.
  • The Genomic Landscape circa 2010 - January 12, 2010
    Watch videoNHGRI Director Eric Green, gave the first Current Topics in Genome Analysis (CTGA) lecture for 2010, part of an 11-lecture series where a mixture of local and outside speakers cover the major areas of genomics. In the ninth edition of the series aims to convey the idea that both laboratory- and computationally-based approaches are necessary in order to do cutting-edge biological research in the future.

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2009

  • 10K Genomes Project to Create Vertebrate Genome Zoo - November 2009
    Watch videoAs DNA sequencing costs decline, a group of research biologists has pondered reading evolution's notebooks in the genomes of thousands of vertebrate species. Using a workshop to organize their ideas, the group has proposed The 10K Genomes Project in a paper published Nov. 5 in the Journal of Heredity. A conversation with proposal article co-authors Eric Green M.D., Ph.D., and Adam Felsenfeld, Ph.D.
  • NIH Appoints Dr. Eric D. Green As Next NHGRI Director - Nov. 17, 2009
    Watch videoEric D. Green, M.D., Ph.D., is selected to be the next director of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) at the National Institutes of Health. Includes introductions by Dr. Alan Guttmacher, former acting director of NHGRI from August 2008 to November 2009, and Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., former director of NHGRI from 1993 to 2008 and current director of the National Institutes of Health.

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2007

  • NIH Intramural Sequencing Center 10th Anniversary Symposium - October 16, 2007
    Watch videoThe NIH Intramural Sequencing Center (NISC), established in 1997, emphasizes the generation and analysis of DNA sequence. For NISC's 10th anniversary, the NHGRI held a one-day symposium at Masur Auditorium on the Bethesda campus of the National Institutes of Health. Genome Exploration by Large-Scale DNA Sequencing: Circa 2007 and Beyond featured research talks by international genomics leaders.

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Last Updated: August 12, 2014