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MAY 13 - 14 2015

Genetics and Genomics

Welcome to the Genetics and Genomics free online conference! The event is now available on-demand and you can attend sessions including keynotes sessions by Dr. Michael Snyder, Dr. John Quackenbush,  and Dr. Peter White

The theme of this conference is a range of genetics and genomics topics such as RNAi, Next-generation sequencing, Cancer research, Sequencing, Genome-wide association studies GWAS, Epigenetics, Mapping, Exomes, Genomic medicine, Human Genome Structural Variation, Pharmacogenetics, DNA/RNA Purification, Mutations, Translational Genomics, Bioinformatics, Genotyping, Pharmacogenomics, Screening, Cloning, Gene Expression, Phenotyping, Transcription, Functional Genomics, Synthetic Biology, Genome Engineering, Immunology, qPCR/Real-Time PCR, PCR, Biomarkers, Stem Cell research, Human Identification, Bioproduction, Molecular Diagnostics and much more.

Attendees can earn free CME, CE and CEU Credits.

This event will bring together research scientists, post docs, principal investigators, lab directors and professionals from around the world to learn about recent advances in genetics and genomics. This conference offers an amazing opportunity as it is free to participants, and there will be no out-of-pocket expenses for travel. However, participants will still benefit from interacting with a global community of like-minded colleagues, without leaving the comfort of their office or home.


Conference participants will be able to
 

  • Attend interactive live streaming video sessions
  • Have their questions answered in real-time by industry experts
  • Chat live with peers and speakers
  • Browse a virtual exhibit floor for solution providers
  • Earn free CME, CE and CEU continuing education credits


Use #BCLgenetics to follow the conversation

No crowded airports, delayed flights or expensive hotel rooms, but still the look and feel of a first-rate conference with world renowned experts. Participants also benefit from the fact that experts and vendors are more accessible, no more waiting in line to speak to someone. Think it is too good to be true? Checkout the venue and become a believer.


Speakers
  • John Quackenbush, PhD

    Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Chair of the Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Michael Snyder, PhD

    Professor and Chair, Genetics, Director, Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Richard M Myers, PhD

    President, Director and Faculty Investigator, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Gary Schroth,PhD

    Vice President and Distinguished Scientist Illumina
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Carolina Livi, PhD

    Bioinformatics Segment Manager, Agilent Technologies
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Vikram Devgan, PhD, MBA

    Director, Head of Biological research content, Qiagen, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Martin Schlumpberger, PhD

    Associate Director, Scientific Applications, Sample Technologies Development, Qiagen GmbH
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Andrew Barry

    Product Marketing Manager, Target Enrichment, New England Biolabs
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Janice E Drew, PhD

    Senior Research Fellow, MSc Human Nutrition, Course Co-ordinator for Molecular Nutrition, University of Aberdeen, Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, Metabolic Health Group
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Peter White, PhD, James Hirmas

    Peter White, Co-Founder, Chief Scientific Advisor, GenomeNext LLC, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children's Hospital, James Hirmas, Co-Founder, CEO, GenomeNext LLC
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Deanna Church, PhD

    Senior Director, Genomics and Content, Personalis, Inc,
    BIOGRAPHY
  • John Alexander, PhD, Christin Collins, PhD

    John Alexander, Assistant Professor of Human Genetics, Director, Molecular Laboratory, Emory University School of Medicine, Christin Collins, Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Matthew Keyser, MS

    Senior Manager, NGS Applications, DNASTAR
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Sami Amr, PhD

    Director of the Translational Genomics Core of Partners HealthCare Personalized Medicine, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Shawn Baker, PhD

    CEO, CSO and Co-Founder, AllSeq, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Marcel Dinger, PhD

    Head, Kinghorn Centre for Clinical Genomics, Garvan Institute; CEO, Genome.One
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Douglas M Fowler, PhD

    Principal Investigator, Department of Genome Sciences, University of Washington
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Judy E Garber, MD, MPH

    Director, Center for Cancer Genetics and Prevention, Susan F. Smith Center for Women's Cancers, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Manolis Kellis, PhD

    Professor, Computer Science and AI Lab, Director, MIT Computational Biology Group, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Christina Kendziorski, PhD

    Professor, Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin - Madison
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Vincent P Mauro, PhD

    Senior Vice President, Chief Scientific Officer, Promosome, Adjunct Associate Professor, The Scripps Research Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jeremy A Miller, PhD

    Scientist, Allen Institute for Brain Science
    BIOGRAPHY
  • John Platig, PhD

    Instructor, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Steven L Salzberg, PhD

    Director, Center for Computational Biology McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Professor, Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, and Biostatistics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Avrum Spira, MD, MSc

    Chief, Division of Computational Biomedicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Director, Translational Bioinformatics Program, Clinical and Translational Science Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Melissa A Wilson Sayres, PhD

    Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Ivana V Yang, PhD

    Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health, Integrated Center for Genes, Environment,
    BIOGRAPHY

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Agenda
  • MAY 14, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
    Avrum Spira, MD, MSc
    Chief, Division of Computational Biomedicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Director, Translational Bioinformatics Program, Clinical and Translational Science Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 1:30 PM PDT
    Ivana Yang, PhD
    Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health, Integrated Center for Genes, Environment,
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 1:30 PM PDT
    Judy E Garber, MD, MPH
    Director, Center for Cancer Genetics and Prevention, Susan F. Smith Center for Women's Cancers, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 12:00 PM PDT
    Sami Amr, PhD
    Director of the Translational Genomics Core of Partners HealthCare Personalized Medicine, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 12:00 PM PDT
    Vincent P Mauro, PhD
    Senior Vice President, Chief Scientific Officer, Promosome, Adjunct Associate Professor, The Scripps Research Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 10:30 AM PDT
    Shawn Baker, PhD
    CEO, CSO and Co-Founder, AllSeq, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 10:30 AM PDT
    Douglas Fowler, PhD
    Principal Investigator, Department of Genome Sciences, University of Washington
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 9:00 AM PDT
    Michael Snyder, PhD
    Professor and Chair, Genetics, Director, Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 7:30 AM PDT
    Richard Myers, PhD
    President, Director and Faculty Investigator, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Next-generation sequencing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation testing
    MAY 14, 2015 6:00 AM PDT
    Vikram Devgan, PhD, MBA
    Director, Head of Biological research content, Qiagen, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
    Marcel Dinger, PhD
    Head, Kinghorn Centre for Clinical Genomics, Garvan Institute; CEO, Genome.One
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
    Melissa A Wilson Sayres, PhD
    Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
    John Platig, PhD
    Instructor, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 1:30 PM PDT
    Carolina Livi, PhD
    Bioinformatics Segment Manager, Agilent Technologies
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 1:30 PM PDT
    Manolis Kellis, PhD
    Professor, Computer Science and AI Lab, Director, MIT Computational Biology Group, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 1:30 PM PDT
    Andrew Barry
    Product Marketing Manager, Target Enrichment, New England Biolabs
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 12:00 PM PDT
    Matthew Keyser, MS
    Senior Manager, NGS Applications, DNASTAR
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 12:00 PM PDT
    Deanna Church, PhD
    Senior Director, Genomics and Content, Personalis, Inc,
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 12:00 PM PDT
    Jeremy A Miller, PhD
    Scientist, Allen Institute for Brain Science
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 10:30 AM PDT
    Peter White, PhD, James Hirmas
    Peter White, Co-Founder, Chief Scientific Advisor, GenomeNext LLC, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children's Hospital, James Hirmas, Co-Founder, CEO, GenomeNext LLC
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 10:30 AM PDT
    Christina Kendziorski, PhD
    Professor, Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin - Madison
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 10:30 AM PDT
    Steven Salzberg, PhD
    Director, Center for Computational Biology McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Professor, Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, and Biostatistics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 9:00 AM PDT
    Gary Schroth,PhD
    Vice President and Distinguished Scientist Illumina
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 7:30 AM PDT
    John Quackenbush, PhD
    Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Chair of the Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 6:00 AM PDT
    Martin Schlumpberger, PhD
    Associate Director, Scientific Applications, Sample Technologies Development, Qiagen GmbH
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 6:00 AM PDT
    Janice Drew, PhD
    Senior Research Fellow, MSc Human Nutrition, Course Co-ordinator for Molecular Nutrition, University of Aberdeen, Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, Metabolic Health Group
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Next Generation Sequencing Panels in Clinical Diagnostics: Autism Spectrum Disorders and Eye Related Disorders
    MAY 13, 2015 5:00 AM PDT
    John Alexander, PhD, Christin Collins, PhD
    John Alexander, Assistant Professor of Human Genetics, Director, Molecular Laboratory, Emory University School of Medicine, Christin Collins, Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Next Gen Sequencing
  • Next Generation Sequencing Panels in Clinical Diagnostics: Autism Spectrum Disorders and Eye Related Disorders
    MAY 13, 2015 5:00 AM PDT
    John Alexander, PhD, Christin Collins, PhD
    John Alexander, Assistant Professor of Human Genetics, Director, Molecular Laboratory, Emory University School of Medicine, Christin Collins, Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 10:30 AM PDT
    Peter White, PhD, James Hirmas
    Peter White, Co-Founder, Chief Scientific Advisor, GenomeNext LLC, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children's Hospital, James Hirmas, Co-Founder, CEO, GenomeNext LLC
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
    Melissa A Wilson Sayres, PhD
    Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Next-generation sequencing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation testing
    MAY 14, 2015 6:00 AM PDT
    Vikram Devgan, PhD, MBA
    Director, Head of Biological research content, Qiagen, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 7:30 AM PDT
    Richard Myers, PhD
    President, Director and Faculty Investigator, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 9:00 AM PDT
    Michael Snyder, PhD
    Professor and Chair, Genetics, Director, Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 10:30 AM PDT
    Shawn Baker, PhD
    CEO, CSO and Co-Founder, AllSeq, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 12:00 PM PDT
    Sami Amr, PhD
    Director of the Translational Genomics Core of Partners HealthCare Personalized Medicine, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 1:30 PM PDT
    Judy E Garber, MD, MPH
    Director, Center for Cancer Genetics and Prevention, Susan F. Smith Center for Women's Cancers, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Industry
  • MAY 13, 2015 6:00 AM PDT
    Janice Drew, PhD
    Senior Research Fellow, MSc Human Nutrition, Course Co-ordinator for Molecular Nutrition, University of Aberdeen, Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, Metabolic Health Group
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 12:00 PM PDT
    Matthew Keyser, MS
    Senior Manager, NGS Applications, DNASTAR
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 12:00 PM PDT
    Deanna Church, PhD
    Senior Director, Genomics and Content, Personalis, Inc,
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 1:30 PM PDT
    Andrew Barry
    Product Marketing Manager, Target Enrichment, New England Biolabs
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Gene Expression Profiling
  • MAY 13, 2015 6:00 AM PDT
    Martin Schlumpberger, PhD
    Associate Director, Scientific Applications, Sample Technologies Development, Qiagen GmbH
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 9:00 AM PDT
    Gary Schroth,PhD
    Vice President and Distinguished Scientist Illumina
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 10:30 AM PDT
    Christina Kendziorski, PhD
    Professor, Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin - Madison
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 12:00 PM PDT
    Jeremy A Miller, PhD
    Scientist, Allen Institute for Brain Science
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 1:30 PM PDT
    Carolina Livi, PhD
    Bioinformatics Segment Manager, Agilent Technologies
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
    Marcel Dinger, PhD
    Head, Kinghorn Centre for Clinical Genomics, Garvan Institute; CEO, Genome.One
    BIOGRAPHY
  • New Bioinformatics methods for genome analysis
  • MAY 13, 2015 7:30 AM PDT
    John Quackenbush, PhD
    Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Chair of the Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 10:30 AM PDT
    Steven Salzberg, PhD
    Director, Center for Computational Biology McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Professor, Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, and Biostatistics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 1:30 PM PDT
    Manolis Kellis, PhD
    Professor, Computer Science and AI Lab, Director, MIT Computational Biology Group, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 13, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
    John Platig, PhD
    Instructor, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
  • A genomic view of translation and protein function
  • MAY 14, 2015 10:30 AM PDT
    Douglas Fowler, PhD
    Principal Investigator, Department of Genome Sciences, University of Washington
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 12:00 PM PDT
    Vincent P Mauro, PhD
    Senior Vice President, Chief Scientific Officer, Promosome, Adjunct Associate Professor, The Scripps Research Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 1:30 PM PDT
    Ivana Yang, PhD
    Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health, Integrated Center for Genes, Environment,
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 14, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
    Avrum Spira, MD, MSc
    Chief, Division of Computational Biomedicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Director, Translational Bioinformatics Program, Clinical and Translational Science Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
Speakers

  • John Quackenbush, PhD
    John Quackenbush, PhD
    Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Chair of the Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Michael Snyder, PhD
    Michael Snyder, PhD
    Professor and Chair, Genetics, Director, Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Richard M Myers, PhD
    Richard M Myers, PhD
    President, Director and Faculty Investigator, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Gary Schroth,PhD
    Gary Schroth,PhD
    Vice President and Distinguished Scientist Illumina
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Carolina Livi, PhD
    Carolina Livi, PhD
    Bioinformatics Segment Manager, Agilent Technologies
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Vikram Devgan, PhD, MBA
    Vikram Devgan, PhD, MBA
    Director, Head of Biological research content, Qiagen, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Martin Schlumpberger, PhD
    Martin Schlumpberger, PhD
    Associate Director, Scientific Applications, Sample Technologies Development, Qiagen GmbH
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Andrew Barry
    Andrew Barry
    Product Marketing Manager, Target Enrichment, New England Biolabs
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Janice E Drew, PhD
    Janice E Drew, PhD
    Senior Research Fellow, MSc Human Nutrition, Course Co-ordinator for Molecular Nutrition, University of Aberdeen, Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, Metabolic Health Group
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Peter White, PhD, James Hirmas
    Peter White, PhD, James Hirmas
    Peter White, Co-Founder, Chief Scientific Advisor, GenomeNext LLC, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children's Hospital, James Hirmas, Co-Founder, CEO, GenomeNext LLC
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Deanna Church, PhD
    Deanna Church, PhD
    Senior Director, Genomics and Content, Personalis, Inc,
    BIOGRAPHY
  • John Alexander, PhD, Christin Collins, PhD
    John Alexander, PhD, Christin Collins, PhD
    John Alexander, Assistant Professor of Human Genetics, Director, Molecular Laboratory, Emory University School of Medicine, Christin Collins, Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Matthew Keyser, MS
    Matthew Keyser, MS
    Senior Manager, NGS Applications, DNASTAR
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Sami Amr, PhD
    Sami Amr, PhD
    Director of the Translational Genomics Core of Partners HealthCare Personalized Medicine, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Shawn Baker, PhD
    Shawn Baker, PhD
    CEO, CSO and Co-Founder, AllSeq, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Marcel Dinger, PhD
    Marcel Dinger, PhD
    Head, Kinghorn Centre for Clinical Genomics, Garvan Institute; CEO, Genome.One
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Douglas M Fowler, PhD
    Douglas M Fowler, PhD
    Principal Investigator, Department of Genome Sciences, University of Washington
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Judy E Garber, MD, MPH
    Judy E Garber, MD, MPH
    Director, Center for Cancer Genetics and Prevention, Susan F. Smith Center for Women's Cancers, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Manolis Kellis, PhD
    Manolis Kellis, PhD
    Professor, Computer Science and AI Lab, Director, MIT Computational Biology Group, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Christina Kendziorski, PhD
    Christina Kendziorski, PhD
    Professor, Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin - Madison
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Vincent P Mauro, PhD
    Vincent P Mauro, PhD
    Senior Vice President, Chief Scientific Officer, Promosome, Adjunct Associate Professor, The Scripps Research Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jeremy A Miller, PhD
    Jeremy A Miller, PhD
    Scientist, Allen Institute for Brain Science
    BIOGRAPHY
  • John Platig, PhD
    John Platig, PhD
    Instructor, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Steven L Salzberg, PhD
    Steven L Salzberg, PhD
    Director, Center for Computational Biology McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Professor, Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, and Biostatistics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Avrum Spira, MD, MSc
    Avrum Spira, MD, MSc
    Chief, Division of Computational Biomedicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Director, Translational Bioinformatics Program, Clinical and Translational Science Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Melissa A Wilson Sayres, PhD
    Melissa A Wilson Sayres, PhD
    Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Ivana V Yang, PhD
    Ivana V Yang, PhD
    Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health, Integrated Center for Genes, Environment,
    BIOGRAPHY
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Committee

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  • R. Claudio Aguilar, Ph.D.

    Dr. Aguilar obtained his PhD degree in Immunochemistry from the School of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Dr. Aguilar pursued his post-doctoral training at the National institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD in the lab of the well-known cell ...

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  • Ottavio Arancio MD, Ph.D

    Dr. Ottavio Arancio received his Ph.D and M.D. from the University of Pisa (Italy). From 1981 to 1986 he took residency training in Neurology at the University of Verona (Italy). Dr. Arancio has held Faculty appointments at Columbia University, NYU School of Medicine and at ...

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  • Antonio Baines

    Dr. Antonio T. Baines is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biology at North Carolina Central University (NCCU) and an adjunct professor in the Department of Pharmacology in the School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina (UNC) Chapel Hill. He earned a ...

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  • Chairman - Szczepan Baran

    Szczepan is a Comparative Medicine Veterinarian & Scientist turned "technology geek" who currently heads the Global Emerging Technologies (GET) within Comparative Medicine at Novartis. In this position, Szczepan leads integrated enterprise strategy for digital and non-digital ...

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  • Pinar Bayrak-Toydemir, MD, PhD

    Dr. Bayrak-Toydemir is the medical director of the Molecular Genetics and Genomics Laboratories at ARUP and an associate professor of pathology at the University of Utah School of Medicine. Dr. Bayrak-Toydemir received her MD from the Ankara University School of Medicine in ...

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  • Josip Blonder

    Dr. Blonder leads the Clinical Proteomics Group at the CRTP/FNL. FNL is a Federally Funded Research and Development Center operated by Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc., for the National Cancer Institute (NCI). In 1978, Dr. Blonder received his M.D. at the Rijeka University ...

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  • Peter Blume-Jensen

    Dr. Peter Blume-Jensen has extensive expertise in basic and translational cancer research, oncogenic signaling, and targeted oncology therapeutics drug discovery prior to joining Metamark as CSO in 2010.  From 2001 to 2008 Peter was department head at first Serono, US and ...

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  • Christoph Borchers

    Dr. Borchers received his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Konstanz, Germany. After his post-doctoral training and employment as a staff scientist at NIEHS/NIH/RTP, NC and he was the director of the Duke - UNC Proteomics Facility and held a faculty position at UNC ...

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  • Charles Cantor, PhD

    Dr. Charles Cantor is a founder, and Chief Scientific Officer at SEQUENOM, Inc., which is a genetics discovery company with tools, information and strategies for determining the medical impact of genes and genetic variations. He is also the founder of SelectX Pharmaceuticals ...

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  • David Carpentieri

  • Agnieszka Caruso

    Agnieszka is currently a Staff Scientist and Laboratory Manager at TessArae, LLC in Sterling, VA, USA. She obtained her PhD at the University of Queensland in Australia in a field of biochemistry, and subsequently worked as a post-doctoral fellow at Queen's University of Belfast ...

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  • Cynthia Foss Bowman

    Dr. Cynthia Bowman has been a broad based general pathologist for over 30 years. She graduated with a BA in Chemistry from St. Olaf College, received her MD from Vanderbilt University Medical School, and trained for 6 years at the University of California, San Francisco as a ...

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  • George Fritsma

    George Fritsma is an associate professor in Laboratory Medicine of the Department of Pathology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Prof. Fritsma manages www.fritsmafactor.com, "The Fritsma Factor, Your Interactive Hemostasis Resource," a clinical coagulation ...

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  • Wieslaw Furmaga, MD

    Director, Clinical Chemistry Laboratory University Hospital Director, General Laboratory Cancer Treatment Research Center Director, Proteomics Laboratory UTHSC at San Antonio Interim Director, Molecular Laboratory UTHSC at San Antonio Associate Director, Mycology Laboratory UTHSC ...

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  • Sharon Geaghan, MD

    Dr. Geaghan is Chief, Pathology at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford, and Co-Director of Clinical Laboratories at Stanford Hospital and Clinics. She also directs the Bass Pediatric Cancer Center Laboratory at the Lucile Packard Hospital; is Director of the Point of ...

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  • Eric Gluck, MD, JD

  • Pierre-Antoine Gourraud

    Pierre-Antoine Gourraud is a former student of the Ecole Normale Suprieure de Lyon in France. After receiving an M.P.H. from University Paris XIII in 2002, he got his Ph.D. in Immunogenetic Epidemiology and Public Health from Toulouse University in 2005. He relocated to the ...

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  • Anthony Grace

    Dr. Anthony A. Grace is a Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience and a Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology at the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, PA. He received his Ph.D. from Yale University School of Medicine with Dr. Benjamin S. Bunney and had postdoctoral ...

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  • Timothy Harris

    Since June 2011, Dr. Harris has served as the Senior Vice President of Translational Medicine at Biogen Idec. Dr. Harris has served as the Director of the Advanced Technology Program at SAIC Frederick since 2007 and Chief Technology Officer for SAIC Frederick since 2008. Prior to ...

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  • Ulrich Hengst

    Dr. Ulrich Hengst studied biochemistry at the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, and conducted his graduate research at the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research in Basel, Switzerland, in the group of Prof. Denis Monard. In 2003 he received his PhD from the ...

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  • Michael Holick, MD, PhD

    Michael F. Holick, Ph.D., M.D. is Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics; Director of the General Clinical Research Unit; and Director of the Bone Health Care Clinic and the Director of the Vitamin D, Skin and Bone Research Laboratory at Boston University Medical ...

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  • Bruce Hollis, PhD

    Bruce W. Hollis, Ph.D. received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. from the Ohio State University and subsequently his Ph.D. from the University of Guelph in 1979. Dr. Hollis then completed an Endocrine Fellowship at The Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in 1982. Dr. Hollis ...

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  • Daniel Irimia, MD, PhD

  • Kamisha Johnson-Davis, PhD, DABCC, FACB

    Dr. Johnson-Davis is a medical director of the Clinical Toxicology laboratory, Antifungal Testing and Immunosuppressants Testing at ARUP. Dr. Johnson-Davis received her PhD in pharmacology at the University of Utah and is board certified in clinical chemistry by the American ...

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