October 2017 Events

Monday, October 23, 2017

2017 Genetic Counseling Program Diane Baker Alumni Lecture

4:00 PM

5915 Buhl

Janice V. Bach, M.S., CGC

"Reflections on a 40-year Journey: From Genetic Counseling to Public Health Genomics"

Manager, Genomics & Genetics Disorders Section
Michigan Department of Health & Human Services 

Monday, October 16, 2017

Human Genetics 2017 Fall Seminar Series

4:00 PM

5915 Buhl classroom

Pierre A. Coulombe, Ph.D.

G. Carl Huber Professor and Chair

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology

Host: Didi Robins

"Keratins as determinants of monogenic and multifactoral disorders"

Friday, October 13, 2017

Genetic Counseling Program Open House

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

5915 Buhl

Come hear about the University of Michigan Genetic Counseling Program!

The afternoon will include a discussion of our curriculum, the application process, and perspectives from current U of M students and genetic counselors.  

Intended Audience: Individual seeking admission to the Genetic Counseling Program in the next year.  

Thursday, October 5, 2017

7th Annual Thomas D. Gelehrter, M.D. Lecture in Medical Genetics

2:00 PM

Biomedical Science Research Building, Kahn Auditorium, 109 Zina Pitcher Place

"Navigating the genome in Clinical Medicine and Public Health" by Dr. James P. Evans

Bryson Distinguished Professor of Genetics and Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Genetics Training Program Annual Retreat

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

D. Dan and Betty Kahn Auditorium in BSRB

The Annual Genetics Training Program Retreat will be held on October 4, 2017 in the D. Dan and Betty Kahn Auditorium in BSRB. We are honored to have Dr. Tony Wynshaw-Boris present the keynote lecture.