Current Topics in Genome Analysis 2014 Course Syllabus, Handouts and Videos

National Human Genome Research Institute

National Institutes of Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Current Topics in Genome Analysis 2014

A lecture series covering contemporary areas in genomics and bioinformatics

February 26 - June 4, 2014

Course Syllabus, Handouts, and Videos

All lectures are held on Wednesday mornings from 9:30 am to 11:00 am, in the Lipsett Amphitheater, NIH Clinical Center (Building 10).

Videos of the lectures will be available on the GenomeTV channel of YouTube viewing shortly after the live lecture. Lectures will not be Webcast live.

Click on the YouTube icon to view individual 2014 lectures or view all lectures from the GenomeTV playlist.

All handouts are in format. To view, download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Date Lecture Title / Speaker Handouts Videos
February 26 The Genomic Landscape circa 2014
Eric Green, NHGRI
Color [56.5 MB]
Grayscale [28 MB]
Watch video for The Genomic Landscape circa 2014
March 5 Biological Sequence Analysis I
Andy Baxevanis, NHGRI
Color [5.43 MB]
Grayscale [10 MB]
Watch the Biological Sequence Analysis I video
March 12 Biological Sequence Analysis II
Andy Baxevanis, NHGRI
Color [5.46 MB]
Grayscale [4.43 MB]
Watch the Biological Sequence Analysis II
March 19 Genome-Scale Sequence Analysis
Tyra Wolfsberg, NHGRI
Color [19.3 MB]
Grayscale [20.8 MB]
Watch the Genome-Scale Sequence Analysis video
March 26 Regulatory and Epigenetic Landscapes of Mammalian Genomes
Laura Elnitski, NHGRI
Color [21.9 MB]
Grayscale [9.6 MB]
Watch Regulatory and Epigenetic Landscapes of Mammalian Genomes video
April 2 Applications of Genomics to Improve Public Health
Colleen McBride, NHGRI
Color [18 MB]
Grayscale [14.7 MB]
Watch Applications of Genomics to Improve Public Health video
April 9 Introduction to Population Genetics
Lynn Jorde, University of Utah
Color [25.6 MB]
Grayscale [10.1 MB]
Watch the Introduction to Population Genetics video
April 16 NO CTGA LECTURE
Spring Break
April 23 Genomic Approaches to the Study of Complex Genetic Diseases
Karen Mohlke, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Color [7.3 MB]
Grayscale [4.1 MB]
Watch the Genomic Approaches to the Study of Complex Genetic Diseases video
April 30 The Search for Mendelian Disease Genes: 
Opportunities Afforded, Lessons Learned

David Valle, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Color [20.1 MB]
Grayscale [6 MB]
Watch the Identifying the Genomic Basis of Rare Diseases video
May 7 Pharmacogenomics
Howard McLeod, Moffitt Cancer Center
Color [12.4 MB]
Grayscale [6.7 MB]
Watch the Pharmacogenomics video
May 14 Large-Scale Expression Analysis
Paul Meltzer, NCI
Color [22.3 MB]
Grayscale [7.8 MB]
Watch the Large-Scale Expression Analysis video
May 21 Genomic Medicine
Bruce Korf, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Color [8.3 MB]
Grayscale [5.8 MB]
Watch the Genomic Medicine video
June 4 Genomics of Microbes and Microbiomes
Julie Segre, NHGRI
Color [15 MB]
Grayscale [7 MB]
Watch the Genomics of Microbes and Microbiomes video
July 30 Next-Generation Sequencing Technologies
Elaine Mardis, Washington University in St. Louis
Color [8.28 MB]
Grayscale [4.82 MB]

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Last Updated: July 28, 2014