Genomics Seminar Series

Genomics Seminar Series

First Thursdays, 1:30 pm

Site will be updated with the format (in-person or virtual, with links) as information becomes available.

February 3

Hilary Finucane 


Medical and Population Genetics Program

The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Insights from complex trait fine-mapping in diverse populations

Seminar Recording

March 3

Oliver Rando


Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biotechnology

UMass Chan Medical School

You are what your father ate: effects of paternal diet and lifestyle on health and disease in future generations

Seminar Recording

April 7

Michael Hoffman

Senior Scientist/Associate Professor

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Departments of Medical Biophysics and Computer Science

University Health Network

University of Toronto

 Predicting transcription factor binding and the effects of viral integration

Seminar Recording

May 5

Doug Phanstiel 

Assistant Professor

Department of Cell Biology & Physiology

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Medicine

From loops to leukemia: How 3D chromatin structures contribute to human health and disease

Seminar Recording

June 13

1:30 PM


Eric Green  

Director, National Human Genome Research Institute

National Institutes of Health

** Location:  Discovery Center Forum **

Creating the Fourth Chapter of Human Genomics

Seminar Recording

Fall 2022

September 8

Shengdar Tsai

Assistant member

Hematology Department

St. Jude Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital


October 6

Tim Reddy

Associate Professor

Department of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics

Duke University


October 13


Matt Anderson

Assistant Professor

Department of Microbiology

Ohio State University



November 3

Jun Wan

Assistant Professor

Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics

Director, Collaborative Core for Bioinformatics

Indiana University



December 1

Dana Pe’er


Computational and Systems Biology Program, SKI Scientific Director, Alan and Sandra Gerry Metastasis and Tumor Ecosystems Center

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center