Seminar Series Archive

Date Presenter Seminar Title
2016/02/08 - 4:00pm Robert Denver, Ph.D.
University of Michigan
Thyroid hormone modulates DNA methylation in the developing brain
2016/01/25 - 4:00pm Indika Rajapakse, Ph.D.
University of Michigan
4DN: Dynamics of the 3D Nucleome
2016/01/11 - 4:00pm Elizabeth K. Speliotes, M.D., Ph.D., MPH
University of Michigan
Using human genetics to elucidate the biology of obesity and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
2015/12/14 - 4:00pm Kenneth Cadigan, Ph.D.
University of Michigan
A comparative approach to studying Wnt signaling: how conserved is the pathway?
2015/12/07 - 4:00pm Peter J. Park, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
Mutational analysis of single neurons
2015/11/30 - 4:00pm Mark Schlissel, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Michigan
2015/11/16 - 4:00pm Tomas Marques-Bonet, Ph.D.
University of Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona
Human and great apes genome diversity and evolution of DNA methylation
2015/11/12 - 4:00pm Karen Molhke, Ph.D.
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
2015/11/09 - 4:00pm Christina Curtis, Ph.D., MSc
Stanford University
Quantifying the evolutionary dynamics of human tumor growth and progression
2015/10/30 - 2:00pm Robert Nussbaum, M.D., for the Thomas D. Gelehrter Lecture in Medical Genetics
University of California, San Francisco
2015/10/26 - 4:00pm Andrew Lieberman, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Michigan
Disease Mechanisms and Therapeutic Targets in Spinal and Bulbar Muscular Atrophy
2015/10/19 - 4:00pm Stephen J. Chanock, M.D.
National Cancer Institute
The Complexity of Geneitc Susceptibility to Cancer
2015/09/28 - 4:00pm David Cutler, Ph.D.
Emory University, School of Medicine
Quantitative Genetics Theory Informs Our Understanding of Male - Female Differences in Autism
2015/09/21 - 4:00pm Anne C. Madeo, M.S.
Genomic Medicine Service of the Veterans Health Administration
Development of a national genetic counseling service for Veterans: Challenges and opportunities
2015/06/08 - 4:00pm John M. Carethers, M.D.
University of Michigan
Multiple facets of DNA mismatch repair and its influence on colorectal cancer
2015/05/19 - 3:00pm Haig H. Kazazian, Jr., M.D.,15th Annual James V. Neel Lecture
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
A Potential Role for `Jumping Genes´ in Cancer
2015/05/18 - 4:00pm Karlene Cimprich, Ph.D.,
Stanford University School of Medicine
Mechanisms for the Maintenance of Genome Stability
2015/05/11 - 4:00pm Anne Casper, Ph.D.
Eastern Michiagan University
Energy, Enthusiasm, and Excellence: Research with Undergraduates at EMU
2015/05/05 - 9:00am Laura Landweber, Ph.D.
Princeton University
RNA-Mediated Genome Rearrangement in the Ciliate Oxytricha
2015/05/04 - 4:00pm Alan Boyle, Ph.D.
University of Michigan
Characterization of Human Non-Coding Regulatory Regions
2015/04/27 - 4:00pm Carole Ober
University of Chicago
GSTP Seminar
2015/04/13 - 4:00pm Deanna Church, Ph.D.
Senior Director of Genomics and Content, Personalis, Inc.
Dissecting the Diagnostic Yield in Exome Sequencing
2015/04/07 - 4:00pm Steve McCarroll, Ph.D.
Harvard, Medical School
The Variation Within: Somatic mutation and single-cell transcriptional variation in biology and disease
2015/04/06 - 4:00pm Eric Vilain, M.D., Ph.D.
The Sex-ome:Novel Approaches to Disorders of Sex Development
2015/03/23 - 4:00pm Arul Chinnaiyan,
University of Michigan
The application of integrative sequencing for precision oncology
2015/03/09 - 4:00pm Harrison Gabel, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
The neuron-specific epigenome in development and disease
2015/02/23 - 4:00pm Jim Shayman, M.D.
University of Michigan
Novel therapeutics for the treatment of lysosomal storage diseases
2015/02/09 - 4:00pm Peter Todd, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Michigan
Repeat associated Non-Aug (RAN) Translation: A novel way to make proteins and a new contributor to neurodegenerative diseases
2015/02/02 - 4:00pm Elenanor Feingold, Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh
Next Gen GWAS
2015/01/12 - 4:00pm Jeffrey Trent, Ph.D.
T-Gen, Pheonix, AZ
Genomic approaches to novel molecular target identification and translation
2014/11/18 - 3:00pm Meg Hefner - Diane Baker Alumni Award
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Getting a CHARGE out of genetics: the co-evolution of a genetic counseling career and genetic support group
2014/10/17 - 10:00am Thomas D. Gelehrter, M.D. Lecture; Keynote speaker, Andrew Feinberg, M.D., Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University
Genetics, epigenetics and the environment
2014/09/09 - 10:30am Stephen Parker, Ph.D.
Universit of Michigan, DCMB
Understanding the Non-Coding Genome: Integrative Analysis of Genome,Epigenome, and Transcriptome Data in Type 2 Diabetes
2014/06/05 - 4:00pm Christopher Pacheco Endowment for the Basic Scienceskeynote address for the GAP Celebration of Education event
2014/05/12 - 10:00am Richard Lifton, M.D., Ph.D.
Yale University School of Medicine, Inverstigator, Howard Hughes Institute
Genes, Genomes and the Future of Medicine
2014/04/21 - 3:00pm Robert Green, M.D., MPH
Harvard Medical School
Incidental Findings in Clinical Exome and Genome Sequencing: The Drama and the Data
2013/11/05 - 10:30am Elliott Margulies, Ph.D.
Illumina Cambridge Ltd., United Kingdom
Genomes in healthcare
2013/10/14 - 2:00pm Leon Rosenberg, PhD
Princeton University
Thomas D. Gelehrter, M.D. Lecture in Medical Genetics
2013/09/24 - 11:00am Aravinda Charkravarti for the GSTP seminar series TBA
2013/09/23 - 4:00pm Stephanie A. Cohen, MS, CGC, LGC
St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, IN
The Diane Baker Alumnae Lectureship
2013/06/05 - 2:00pm Byron J. Traynor, MB, MD, PhD, MMSc, MRCPI
National Institute on Aging, National Institute of Health
Expanding the Genetics of ALS
2013/05/17 - 3:00pm Huntington F. Willard, Ph.D., founding Director of the Duke Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy and the Nanaline H. Duke Professor of Genome Sciences
Duke University, Durham, NC
James V. Neel Lecture in Human Genetics - “Black Boxes Revisited: Chromosomal Mechanisms of Gene Expression, Control and Inheritance”
2013/04/30 - 10:30am Aaron Turkewitz, Ph.D.
The Univ. of Chicago
Tailoring the secretory pathway: the origins of novelty in specialized cell
2013/04/23 - 10:30am Richard Saito, Ph.D.
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Unraveling the Genetic Network Controlling Cell Identities and Divisions During C. elegans Development
2013/04/16 - 10:11am David Threadgill, Ph.D.
Genetics, North Carolina State University
The Collaborative Cross Mouse Genetic Reference Population: Status and Future
2013/03/19 - 3:00pm Karen Adelman, Ph.D.
Promoter-Proximal Pausing of RNA Polymerase II: A Window for Opportunities
2013/03/19 - 10:30am Jacob Kitzman - Faculty Candidate
University of Washington, Department of Genome Sciences
New Technologies for Sequencing and Interpreting Genomes
2013/03/18 - 4:00pm David Altshuler -GSTP Group TBA
2013/03/18 - 4:00pm David Altshuler
Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT
Genomic Variation and the Inherited Basis of Common Disease
2013/03/12 - 10:30am Scott Bultman, Ph.D.
University of North Carolina, School of Medicine
Metaboloepigenetic Effects of Microbial-Produced Butyrate in Cancer Prevention
2013/02/27 - 3:00pm John Stamatoyannopoulos, M.D.
University of Washinton, school of Medicine
Gene Regulation and Common Disease
2013/01/29 - 3:00pm Luciano Marraffini, Ph.D.
The Rockefeller Universty
The CRISPR-Cas Adaptive Immune System of Bacteria: Mechanism and Application
2013/01/23 - 3:00pm Scott Barolo, Ph.D.
University of Michigan
Gene Regulation: Why Does It Hve to Be So Complicated?
2012/12/04 - 10:30am Randal Halfmann, Ph.D.
UT Southwestern, Medical School
Prion-driven Multicellularity in Budding Yeast
2012/12/03 - 4:00pm Elaine Ostrander - GSTP Group TBA
2012/11/27 - 10:30am Dean Tantin, Ph.D.
University of Utah
Gene Poising in Stem Cell, Pluripotency and Immunological Memory: Many Functions, One Mechanism
2012/10/30 - 10:30am Tuesday, October 30, 2012 Aravinda Chakarvarti CANCELED
2012/10/29 - 4:00pm Gretchen Darlington, Ph.D
Baylor College of Medicine
Molecular Mechanisms of Extended Longevity in GH/IGF-1 Deficient Mice
2012/10/23 - 10:30am Thomas Hudson, M.D.
Ontario Institute of Cancer Research Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
Genome Variation Affecting Cancer Predisposition and Response to Therapy
2012/10/02 - 10:30am Amy Sturm, M.S., C.G.C.
Diane Baker Alumni Lecture
Genomic Counseling?Genetic Counseling in the Genomic Era
2012/09/11 - 10:30am Tuesday, September 11, 2012 - Thomas Urban, Ph.D.
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, Center for Human Genome Variation, Dept. of Medicine, Section of Medical Genetics
Genetics of Viral and Drug-Induced Liver Disease
2012/06/28 - 10:30am David Mellert, Ph.D.
HHMI Janelia Farm Research Campus
Transvection between homologously paired transgenes in Drosophila
2012/06/06 - 3:00pm Stephen T. Warren, Ph.D., Keynote speaker
Emory University School of Medicine
Fragile X Syndrome: Molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutic Implications
2012/05/29 - 3:00pm Dr. Mary Claire King, Keynote speaker for the James V. Neel Lecture in Human Genetics
University of Washingtion
2012/05/15 - 10:30am Peter Todd, M.D.
University of Michigan
Novel Disease Mechanisms in Nucleotide Repeat Disorders
2012/05/02 - 2:00pm Dame Professor Kay Davies, FRS, Keynote speaker for the Thomas D. Gelehrter, M.D. Lecture in Medical Genetics
University of Oxford
Prospects for Treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
2012/04/17 - 10:30am Greg Barsh, M,D., Ph.D.
Hudson Alpha Institute
Genetics of color vaiation: model systems and model organisms in a post-genome world
2012/04/16 - 4:00pm Gail Risbridger TBA
2012/04/10 - 3:00pm David Goldstein, Ph.D.
Duke University Medical Center
Interpreting Personal Genomes
2012/04/10 - 10:30am Ben Allen, Ph.D. Cell Surface Regulation of Hedgehog Signaling during Vertebrate Embryogenesis
2012/04/04 - 4:00pm Miriam Meisler, Ph.D., Inaugural Lecture, Myron Levine Distinguished Universtiy Professorship
University of Michigan
From the Mouse to the Clinic: Human Neurological Disease Genes
2012/04/03 - 10:30am Santhi Ganesh, M.D. Genomic approaches to common blood and vascular traits
2012/04/02 - 10:30am Erik Andersen, Ph.D.
Princeton University
Deciphering the Genetic Basis of Complex Traits in C. elegans
2012/03/29 - 10:30am Faculty Candidate, Shegeki Iwase, Ph.D.
Division of Newborn Medicine and Epigenetics, Dept. of Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, Dept. of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School
New Players in the Histone Modification Network: A Link to Human Cognitive Disorders
2012/03/26 - 10:30am Faculty Candidate, Elyeen O'Rourke, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
Surviving without Food
2012/03/16 - 10:30am Stephanie Bielas, Ph.D. Faculty Candidate
University of California, San Diego, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Modeling Neurodevelopmental Disorders Using Patient Derived Cells
2012/03/06 - 3:00pm Michael Eisen, Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley
Embryos, Start your Engines: Activation of Transcription in Early Drosophila Development
2012/02/21 - 10:30am Jacob Mueller, Ph.D. FACULTY CANDIDATE TBA
2012/02/20 - 3:00pm Rob Knight, Ph.D.
University of Colorado at Boulder
Spatial and Temporal Variability in the Human Microbiome
2012/02/16 - 10:30am Stephanie Bielas, Ph.D. Faculty Candidate TBA
2012/02/09 - 10:30am Robert Johnston, Ph.D. Faculty Candidate TBA
2012/02/07 - 10:30am Erik Anderson, Ph.D. FACULTY CANDIDATE TBA
2012/02/06 - 4:00pm Eleazar Eskin (Special Monday Seminar)
2012/01/31 - 10:30am Sharlene Day, M.D.
University of Michigan
Sarcomere Gene Mutations in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Getting to the (human) Heart of the Matter
2012/01/25 - 4:00pm Jun Li, Ph.D.
University of Michigan
Introduction to High Throughput Sequencing
2012/01/24 - 10:30am Shigeki Iwase, Ph.D., - Faculty Candidate TBA
2012/01/19 - 10:30am Eyleen O'Rourke, Ph.D. Faculty Candidate TBA
2012/01/17 - 3:00pm Dr. David Goldstein
Duke University
2012/01/17 - 10:30am Zhaoyu Li, Ph.D. FACULTY CANDIDATE TBA
2011/12/12 - 4:00pm Andrew Clark "Special Monday Seminar"
Andrew Clark
Biostatistics speaker
2011/12/06 - 10:30am David Greenstein, Ph.D.
University of Minnesota
Signaling for Sex in C. elegans
2011/11/29 - 10:30am John Svaren, Ph.D.
Department of Comparitive Biosciences, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
Genomic Programing of Schwann Cell Differentation
2011/11/22 - 10:30am James Dowling, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Michigan
Gene Discovery in Congenital Myopathies: from Zebrafish to Whole Exome
2011/11/15 - 10:30am Kenneth Weiss, Ph.D.
Penn State University
What Darwin Got Wrong, What Mendel Got Wrong, and Does it Matter?
2011/11/01 - 10:30am Abigail Bigham, Ph.D. Natural Selection at High Altitude: Andean Patterns of Adaptation to An Extreme Environment
2011/10/17 - 4:00pm Trudy Mackay "Special Monday Seminar"
Trudy Mackay
2011/09/19 - 4:00pm Robert Resta "Special Monday Seminar"
Director, Hereditary Cancer Clinic, Swedish Cancer Institute, Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, WA
Geneitcs and The Community: Goals, Achievements, Unanticpated Consequences
2011/05/25 - 12:00pm Jennifer Graves, Ph.D., F.A.A., A.O.
The Australian National University
2011/05/19 - 3:00pm David C. Page, M.D.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Rethinking the Y Chromosome
2011/05/09 - 4:00pm Stephen Zuchner, M.D.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Next-Generation-Sequencing in Molecular Genetics: Mitochondria, Exomes, and Genomes
2011/04/20 - 10:00am Benjamin Voight, Ph.D.
The Broad Institute at Harvard and MIT
Genetic approaches to characterize the biology of metabolic disorder
2011/04/04 - 4:00pm Maja Bucan
University of Pennsylvania
Genomic Landscape in Neuropsychiatric Disorders: The Importance of Family-Based Studies
2011/03/22 - 3:00am Anjana Rao, Ph.D.
Immune Disease Institute, Harvard Medical School
Role of Tet Proteins in Embryonic Development and Cancer
2010/11/15 - 4:00pm Dr. Yuguang (Roger) Shi
School of Medicine Pennsylvania State University
Cardiolipin Remodeling by ALCAT1 As a Common Denominator of Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Insulin Resistance in Metabolic Diseases.