NIH

2016-2017 DIR Genome Seminar Series

National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

The Division of Intramural Research (DIR) sponsors a biweekly seminar series that is open to the entire National Institutes of Health (NIH) community and covers a broad range of topics in genetics and genomics.

All seminars are free and open to the public. Seminar titles and other details are updated as information becomes available.

For more information please contact:
Lisa Poe
E-mail:
poel@mail.nih.gov

For directions: Visitor Information


2016

October 6

From Mice to Molecules: The Genetic Basis of Evolutionary Change
Hopi E. Hokestra, Ph.D.
Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology
Department of Organismic & Evolutionary Biology
Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology
Curator of Mammalogy, Museum of Comparative Zoology
Harvard University
Host: Steve Bond
E-mail: steve.bond@nih.gov
Location: Building 10, Lipsett Amphitheater
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

November 17

Of mice, men and birds: recombination hotspots and their evolution
Molly Przeworski, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biological Sciences & Systems Biology
Columbia University
Host: Shawn Burgess
E-mail: burgess@mail.nih.gov
Location: Building 10, Lipsett Amphitheater
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

December 1

Veronica J. Vineland, Ph.D.
Vice President for Computational Research
Battelle Chair in Quantitative and Computational Biology
Professor of Pediatrics and Statistics
The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Host: Shawn Burgess
E-mail: burgess@mail.nih.gov
Location: Building 10, Lipsett Amphitheater
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

December 15

The Story of an Outbreak: Tracking Tuberculosis in British Columbia with Genomics
Jennifer Gardy, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist, Genomics at BC Centre for Disease Control
Canada Research Chair in Public Health Genomics
School of Population & Public Health
University of British Columbia
Host: Shawn Burgess
E-mail: burgess@mail.nih.gov
Location: Building 10, Lipsett Amphitheater
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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Last Updated: September 29, 2016

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