Event Calendar

Join Us for our Invited Speaker Series

Center meetings occur virtually every other Thursday at 9:30 am PT

If you are interested in attending as a guest or speaker please email Elad ziv ([email protected]) for meeting details and logistics. We hope to see you there!

Past and Upcoming Speakers


Speaker Affiliation Title of Presentation

Last Update: 12/02/21

12/08/21  Tim Thornton University of Washington  
12/02/21 David Conti USC A Trans-Ancestry Polygenic Risk Score for Prostate Cancer
11/25/21 HOLIDAY    
11/11/21  HOLIDAY    
10/28/21  Aleks Rajkovic UCSF The 3D study - UCSF's Whole Genome Sequencing Effort
10/14/21  CANCELED    
09/30/21  Elisabeth Atkinson Baylor College of Medicine Enabling GWAS in Admixed Populations with Tractor
09/16/21  CANCELED    
08/12/21  Jian Carrot-Zhang Dana Farber Cancer Institute/Memorial Sloan Kettering CC  
07/29/21  Eimear Kenny Icahn School of Medicine Mt Sinai Race, genetic ancestry and machine learning in genomic medicine."
06/24/21  Jonathan Witonsky Post-doctoral fellow, UCSF Ancestry based lung function prediction
06/10/21  Dezheng Huo Professor, University of Chicago Breast Cancer Epidemiology in Diverse Populations: Etiology and Outcomes
05/13/21  Genevieve Wojcik Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University

The role of ancestry in polygenic risk scores for admixed populations