September 17, 2019

Human Genetics Seminar Series

4:00 PM

5915 Buhl Classroom

"RNA aggregation and neurodegenerative disease"

Ankur Jain, Assistant Professor of Biology; Member, Whitehead Institute - Investigates the role of RNA self-assembly in cellular organization and neurodegenerative disease.

Hosted by: Stephanie Bielas

September 10, 2019

Human Genetics Seminar Series/Diane Baker Alumni Award Lecture

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

5915 Buhl Classroom

"Navigating the Genomic Era: Adaptation and Innovation"

Sarah Scollon, M.S., C.G.C, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics - Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Hosted by: The Department of Human Genetics and the Genetic Counseling Program

January 8, 2019

Human Genetics 2019 Seminar Series

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

5915 Buhl Classroom

Hosted by: Jake Mueller

Chromatin regulation of cortical development

Kenneth Kwan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics

Research Assistant Professor of Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience Institute

University of Michigan


December 17, 2018

Dean's Frontier Seminar Series

12:00 PM

Kahn Auditorium - BSRB

Frontier Seminar Series Distinguished Alumni Lecture, featuring Dr. Gail Jarvik, Division Head of Medical Genetics at the University of Washington, Seattle.  Dr. Jarvik is one of our distinguished alumni, having received her MS and PhD degrees in Human Genetics from the University of Michigan. 



December 12, 2018

Distinguished Faculty Leadership Award Ceremony & Lecture

4:30 PM

Kahn Auditorium, BSRB

Dr. Glover is being recognized for his fundamental discoveries in human genetics, including as the defining scientist of the field of human common fragile sites - a pervasive feature of human chromosomes that has become increasingly important to our understanding of critical molecular mechanisms and related human genomic disorders. 


April 16, 2019

Genetics Training Program / CMB Short Course

3:00 PM

Location: West Lecture Hall - Med Sci II

D. Allan Drummond, Ph.D.
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Human Genetics
University of Chicago


"Stress or signal? Rethinking the cellular response to heat shock"


Host: GTP

February 12, 2019

Genetics Training Program / CMB Short Course

3:00 PM

Location: West Lecture Hall - Med Sci II

Victor Corces, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
Emory University


"Mechanisms of transgenerational inheritance of obesity in mice"


Host: GTP