Hopi E. Hoekstra
Tuesday, May 24, 2022

21st Annual James V. Neel Lectureship

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

3:00PM Lecture - Forum Hall, Palmer Commons 5:00PM Poster Session & Reception - Great Lakes Room, Palmer Commons Fourth Floor Palmer Commons 100 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

In-person ONLY - No live stream or zoom link


Hopi E. Hoekstra, Ph.D. presents, "A tail of tales: genetics and development of evolutionary change (in wild mice)" at the 21st Annual James V. Neel Lecture.

Diane Baker Alumni Lecturer
December 6, 2021

12th Annual Diane Baker Alumni Lecture

Janice Berliner, M.S., C.G.C., presents 'The Evolution of a Career: From Clinic, to Training the Next Generation of Genetic Counselors, to Making Genetics Accessible to the Public'

Friday, November 5, 2021


2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Friday, November 5, 2021 - 2 PM - 3 PM Lecture 3 PM - 4 PM Reception

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

Zoom Meeting https://umich.zoom.us/j/99715859593?pwd=WCs3am9xY2hTZzNKdFRGWWdCZjh2dz09

On Friday, November 5, the Department of Human Genetics will host Dr. Leslie G. Biesecker from the Center for Precision Health Research as the speaker at the 10TH ANNUAL THOMAS D. GELEHRTER, M.D. LECTURE IN MEDICAL GENETICS. The lecture begins at 2:00 pm EST in the BSRB Kahn Auditorium followed by a reception in the BSRB Seminar Rooms.

Helen Hobbs, M.D.
Tuesday, October 29, 2019

9th Annual Thomas D. Gelehrter, M.D. Lecture in Medical Genetics

2:00 PM

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

"Genetics of Fatty Liver Disease: Ancient Mutations for a Common Disease"

Helen H. Hobbs, M.D., Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Professor of Internal Medicine and Molecular Genetics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Reception following lecture

Monday, January 14, 2019

Chromatin Biology Symposium 2019

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Kahn Auditorium and ABC rooms

Monday, January 14, 2019

Kahn Auditorium, Biomedical Sciences Building (BSRB)

co-hosted by: Sundeep Kalantry and Donna Martin

Friday, October 26, 2018

Thomas D. Gelehrter Lectureship

2:00 PM

BSRB, Kahn Auditorium 109 Zina Pitcher Place, Ground Level

"Leveraging Nature's Success: Lessons from Modifiers of Cardiovascular Disease" by Harry (Hal) C. Dietz, MD, Victor A. McKusick Professor of Genetics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Diane Baker Alumni Lecture-Elizabeth Kearney- 10/9/18!

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

South Lecture Hall, Medical Sci Bldg II

Annual Diane Baker Alumni Award Lecture-Tuesday October 9, 2018-4 pm in South Lecture Hall.  Speaker: Elizabeth Kearney, MS, LCGC, MBA-Title: "Genetics Odyssey: How Artificial Intelligence is Changing Genetic Services"

Thursday, May 24, 2018

The 18th Annual Neel Lectureship

2:00 PM

BSRB Khan Auditorium

“Looking back on 40 years of mammalian genetics discoveries” by Dr. Uta Francke, Professor of Genetics and of Pediatrics, Emerita, Stanford University