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Division of Intramural Research (DIR) Calendar

A listing of workshops, conferences and meetings from researchers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and NHGRI.

2019 Events

Past Events

  • Chemistry and Biology: Partners in Decoding the Genome
    March 15-16, 2004
    A symposium that highlighting 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.
  • The 2002 G. Burroughs Mider Lecture
    October 9, 2002
    Part of the NIH Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series (WALS), former NHGRI Scientific Director Jeff Trent, Ph.D. presented a lecture Genetics, Genomics, and Biology of Malignant Melanoma. The focus was on family-based analysis of melanoma susceptibility, through through cytogenetic and molecular biologic investigation of melanoma progression.
  • The 2002 Joseph Leiter Lectureship
    July 15, 2002
    A lecture titled Genomics, Medicine, and Society presented by former NHGRI Director Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Second NIH Conference on Holoprosencephaly (HPE)
    April 8-9, 2002
    The conference provided families dealing with HPE opportunities for interaction among themselves and with specialists in the genetics and management of problems associated with HPE.
  • First NIH Conference on Holoprosencephaly (HPE)
    April 3-6, 2001
    The conference focused on the scientific advances in the understanding of holoprosencephaly (HPE).
  • Insights from the DNA Sequence of the Human Genome
    February 12, 2001
    A five-part lecture series with a three-hour kick-off symposium with a look into the human genome sequence.
  • Second National Conference on Smith-Magenis Syndrome
    September 21-24, 2000
    A conference on Smith-Magenis Syndrom (SMS) that brought together parents, researchers and professionals caring for persons with SMS to exchange information, ideas, scientific data and family experiences. Attendees heard from medical experts, geneticists,and parents about the latest information on the medical, social, developmental and behavioral aspects of SMS, as well as current research efforts into the cause, management and effective treatment of SMS.
  • NHGRI First Annual Consumer Day
    November 12, 1999
    A program designed to answer frequently asked questions about policy, research and medical issues.

Last Updated: January 3, 2019

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NHGRI Calendar of Events