HG Tuesday Seminar Series

The weekly seminar series showcases cutting-edge research on genetics and genomics by internal and external experts. Seminars are hosted by HG faculty members and Genetics Training Program (GTP) and held on Tuesdays at 3pm (unless otherwise noted).

2020-2021 Human Genetics / Genetics Training Program Seminar Series

  • 9/22/2020 - John M. Carethers, M.D., MACP - "COVID-19 AND DISPARITIES" (Recording Here)
  • 11/17/2020 - Jacob Kitzman, Ph.D. - "Massively Parallel Approaches To Classify Variant Functional Impact In Human Disease Genes" (Declined Recording)
  • 12/8/2020 - Alan Boyle, Ph.D. - "Shaping Chromatin Structure Through Transposable Element Activity" (Declined Recording)
  • 12/15/2020 - James Turner, Ph.D. - "The evolution of mammalian X-dosage compensation" (Declined Recording)
  • 1/19/2021 - Brian J. Zikmund-Fisher, Ph.D. - "Want Tests or Wait and See?: Measuring and Interpreting Patients' Medical Maximizing-Minimizing Preferences" (Recording Here)
  • 2/9/2021 - Michael Walter, Ph.D. - "Insights in the Molecular Causes of Glaucoma from Studies of Rare Inherited Syndromes" (Declined Recording)
  • 3/16/2021 - Kathrin Plath, Ph.D. - “New Insights into the Regulation of X-Chromosome Dosage Compensation” (Declined Recording)
  • 3/23/2021 - Trudy Mckanna, M.S., LCGC  - SPECIAL ALUMNI EVENT “Don’t wait for the right opportunity. Create it.” (Recording Here)
  • 4/6/2021 - Jean Crilly, M.S. - SPECIAL ALUMNI EVENT "From Genetics to Drug Discovery" (Declined Recording)
  • 4/13/2021 - Ian Maze, Ph.D. - "Protein Monoaminylation in Brain: Novel Mechanisms of Neural Development, Plasticity and Disease" (Recording Here)
  • 5/4/2021 - Tatjana Trcek, Ph.D. - "RNA Granules: A View from the RNA Perspective" (Recording Here)
  • 5/11/2021 - Mehul Dattani, MD FRCP FRCPCH - "The Molecular Basis of Congenital Hypopituitarism: Novel Genes, Novel Phenotypes" (Recording Here)
  • 5/18/2021 - Gad Getz, Ph.D. - "Studying Resistance in Cancer" (Declined Recording)


Genetics Training Program / CMB Short Course Winter 2021