January 11                Nancy Cox, PhD

Professor of Medicine

Mary Phillips Edmonds Gray Chair  


Dan Roden, MD

                                    Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology, and Biomedical Informatics

Sam L. Clark, MD, PhD Endowed Chair

Senior Vice President for Personalized Medicine

                                   Where we are and where we are going in Genomic and Personalized Medicine

January 25                Jehannine C. Austin, PhD FCAHS CGC

Professor, UBC Departments of Psychiatry and Medical Genetics

Executive Director BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services Research Institute

Applying genomics and personalized medicine to psychiatric disorders: evidence based strategies to improve

outcomes for people with psychiatric disorders

February 1                Laura Raffield, PhD

                                   Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

                                   Genomic Analysis of Inflammation in Diverse Cohort Studies

February 8                 Tom Stricker, MD, PhD

                                   Assistant Professor, Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology

                                   Medical Director, Clinical Genomics Lab

                                   Associate Director, VANTAGE

                                  Updates from the Clinical Genomics Lab

February 15               Kaitlin E. Samocha, PhD

Assistant Professor

Center for Genomic Medicine

Massachusetts General Hospital

Contribution of rare variants to developmental disorders

February 22               Sonya Reid, MD, MPH

                                    Assistant Professor of Medicine

                                    Racial Disparities in Germline and Somatic Testing

March 1                      Adam Wright, PhD

                                    Professor of Biomedical Informatics

                                    Clinical Informatics and Personalized Medicine

March 8                      Jay Shendure, MD, PhD

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Director, Allen Discovery Center for Lineage Tracing

Director, Brotman Baty Institute for Precision Medicine

Professor, Genome Sciences, University of Washington

New Methods in Genetics & Genomics 

March 22                    Noura S. Abul-Husn, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine and Genetics

Chief, Division of Genomic Medicine, Department of Medicine

Clinical Director, The Institute for Genomic Health

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Genomic Medicine in Diverse Populations: From Biobanks to Patients

March 29                    Victoria N. Parikh, MD

                                    Assistant Professor of Medicine

                                    Stanford Center for Inherited Cardiovascular Disease

                                    Stanford University School of Medicine

                                    Interpreting and editing the genome for arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathies

April 5                        Robert Carroll, PhD

                                    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics

                                    Genomic analyses on ~90k WGS and ~165k arrays in the All of Us Researcher Workbench

April 12                      Mya Roberson, PhD

                                    Assistant Professor of Health Policy

                                    Equity considerations for genetic and genomic testing in cancer patients

April 19                      Kevin Ess, MD, PhD

                                    Gerald M. Fenichel Chair in Neurology

                                    Chief, Division of Pediatric Neurology

Vanderbilt Pediatric Rare Diseases Center

                                    Stem Cell Modeling of Human Disease: What’s More Personal Than That?

April 26                      Maggie Ng, PhD

                                    Associate Professor of Genetic Medicine

                                    Polygenic Risk Score of Type 2 Diabetes in Diverse Ancestries

Extended a week!

May 3                        Jeffrey N. Weitzel, MD

                                  Vice President of Medical Affairs, Hereditary Cancer, Natera

                                  Professor, Latin American School of Oncology

                                Addressing global implementation of genomic cancer risk assessment - Lessons learned in Latin America