David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Department of Human Genetics

Speaker Series - Winter Quarter 2014

Mondays, 11am - 12pm, Gonda Building First Floor Conference Room, 1357

Mon, Jan 13
Cell Biology of Schizophrenia Susceptibility Genes
Victor Faundez, Ph.D., M.D., Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology, Emory University
Contact & Intro: Esteban Dell'Angelica, x63749
Mon, Feb 10
Location Change: 23-105 CHS
Recent findings from cancer genetic epidemiology: implications for personalized medicine, novel treatments
Peter Kraft, PhD, Professor of Epidemiology, Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health
Contact & Intro: Bogdan Pasaniuc, x53291
Thu, Feb 20
Please note time & location: 1pm in CHS 23-105
The future of twin studies
Jaakko Kaprio, PhD, Professor of Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki
Contact & Intro: Paivi Pajukanta, x72011
Mon, Mar 10
Location Change: NRB Auditorium
Primate genomics and human disease: Modeling psychiatric genetics in rhesus macaques
Jeffrey Rogers, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine
Contact & Intro: Guoping Fan, x70439
Mon, Mar 24
Note Location: 53-105 CHS
New Perspectives on P-values in Genomics: Uncertainty, Replication and Selection Bias
Laura Lazzeroni, Associate Professor (Research) of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University
Contact & Intro: Janet Sinsheimer, x58002

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