Current uses of and future directions for the Genome-Wide Association Studies Catalog
July 18, 2013
9 a.m. Eastern (U.S.) | 2 p.m. BST (U.K.) | 3 p.m. CET (Europe) | 11 p.m. Australia
Chair: Nancy Cox, Ph.D.
Video of each presentation has been provided by The European Bioniformatics Institute,
part of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL-EBI).
|09.00||Introduction to the GWAS Catalog||Lucia Hindorff, Ph.D.
National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH
|09:40||Uncovering hidden genes in intergenic GWAS regions
with RNA capture-sequencing
|Michael Clark, Ph.D.
University of Queensland, Australia
|10:20||GWAS and prior knowledge to
uncover gene-gene interactions
|Marylyn Ritchie, Ph.D.
Pennsylvania State University
Gene regulation and common diseases and traits
|John Stamatoyannopoulos, M.D.
University of Washington, Seattle
|11:40||Regulatory genomics and epigenomics of
complex disease genetics
|Luke Ward, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
|12:20||Using human GWAS data to interrogate complex traits
in an outbred mouse population
|Karen Svenson, Ph.D.
The Jackson Laboratory
|12:40||GTEx X NHGRI catalog||Nancy Cox, Ph.D.
University of Chicago
|13:20||Ontologising the GWAS Catalog||Helen Parkinson, Ph.D.
|13:40||GWAS as a window to genetic architecture||Benjamin Neale, Ph.D.
|14:20||Open Discussion: Feedback and Suggestions|
Last Updated: August 2, 2013