January 23, 2019

6th Annual Omenn Lecture

2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
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4th Floor, Palmer Commons, Forum Hall

  • 2:30 pm to 3:45 pm – Poster Session and Refreshments in Atrium Hall, 4th floor of Palmer Commons (deadline for printing posters is 2:30pm on Mon 21 Jan and posters for printing can be submitted online; you will be required to log into the online order form using your UMICH Level 1 login and password).  For those presenting posters, please provide your full name, e-mail address, lab name, poster title, and abstract to Jane Wiesner (similar to the format on the attached Excel file from last year’s 5th Annual Omenn Lecture). 
  • 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm – Lecture in Forum Hall, Palmer Commons

Presented by Dr. Olga Troyanskaya

Olga Troyanskaya is a professor at the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics and the Department of Computer Science at Princeton University, where she has been on the faculty since 2003.  In 2014 she became the deputy director of Genomics at the Center for Computational Biology at the Flatiron Institute, a part of the Simons Foundation in NYC.  She holds a Ph.D. in Biomedical Informatics from Stanford University, has been honored as one of the top young technology innovators by the MIT Technology Review, and is a recipient of the Sloan Research Fellowship, the National Science Foundation CAREER award, the Overton award from the International Society for Computational Biology, and the Ira Herskowitz award from the Genetic Society of America.