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MAY 8 - 9 2019

Genetics & Genomics 2019



 

Our 7th Annual Genetics and Genomics Virtual Event is now available On-Demand! The event will remain open 6 months from the date of the live event.  The webinars will be available for unlimited on-demand viewing.

Topic's for this years event included: 

  • Progress in Genome Editing Including Single Base Editing and Application
  • Interpreting Genome Sequence Information from Telomere to Telomere
    • What does GWAS really tell you about targets for drug discovery
  • Chromosomal Instability, Somatic Cell Recombination and Genomic Stability
  • The Epigenome in Health and Disease
  • Polygenic Risk Scores: PheWas and GWAS and Utility of Biobank Information

 

Continuing Education
LabRoots is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. ® Program. By attending this event, you can earn 1 Continuing Education credit per presentation for a maximum of 32 credits.

Additionally, the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) has authorized LabRoots  to offer up to 0.6 CEUs or 6 Category 1 contact hours for the activity 2019 Genetics & Genomics virtual event. The American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) will accept CEUs earned at this program for the purposes of genetic counselor certification and recertification.

Please click on the CE/CEU tab to view those presentations approved for PACE CE and CEU's.

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Speakers
  • George M. Church, PhD

    Professor of Genetics, Director of the Center for Computational Genetics, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Michael Snyder, PhD

    Professor and Chair, Genetics, Director, Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Gillian Browne, PhD

    Global Market Development Scientist, Gene Editing and Novel Modalities, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jerold Chun, MD, PhD

    Professor and Senior Vice President, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Michelle Ding, M.S.

    R&D Scientist, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Kevin Holden, PhD

    Head of Science, Synthego
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Yanfang Jiang, PhD

    Senior R&D Scientist, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Manuel Kaulich, PhD

    CSO, Vivlion
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Mark Kiel, MD, PhD

    Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer, Genomenon
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jonas Korlach, PhD

    Chief Scientific Officer, Pacific Biosciences
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Karen Miga, PhD

    Assistant Research Scientist; UCSC Genomics Institute, University of California, Santa Cruz
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Devendra Mistry, PhD

    Senior Field Application Scientist, QIAGEN Advanced Genomics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Guillaume Paré, MD, MSc, FRCPC

    Associate Professor, Director, Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology Laboratory, McMaster Genome Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • John Quackenbush, PhD

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

    Harry P. Schenck Endowed Chair Professor, Vice-Chair, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jonathan Shaffer, MBA, PhD

    Associate Director, NGS Assay Technologies, QIAGEN
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Liz Worthey, PhD

    Faculty Investigator, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Tao Wu, PhD

    Assistant Professor, CPRIT Scholar for Cancer Research, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY

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Agenda
  • MAY 09, 2019 1:30 PM PDT
    Liz Worthey, PhD
    Faculty Investigator, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • A Metagenomic Assay to Interrogate the Role of Virome and Microbiome in Cancer
    MAY 09, 2019 12:00 PM PDT
    Erle Robertson, PhD
    Harry P. Schenck Endowed Chair Professor, Vice-Chair, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Agilent
  • MAY 09, 2019 10:30 AM PDT
    Gillian Browne, PhD
    Global Market Development Scientist, Gene Editing and Novel Modalities, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: MilliporeSigma
  • MAY 09, 2019 10:30 AM PDT
    Jerold Chun, MD, PhD
    Professor and Senior Vice President, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 09, 2019 9:00 AM PDT
    Karen Miga, PhD
    Assistant Research Scientist; UCSC Genomics Institute, University of California, Santa Cruz
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Polygenic Risk Scores: PheWas and GWAS and Utility of Biobank Information
    MAY 09, 2019 9:00 AM PDT
    Guillaume Paré, MD, MSc, FRCPC
    Associate Professor, Director, Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology Laboratory, McMaster Genome Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Illumina
  • MAY 09, 2019 7:30 AM PDT
    Michael Snyder, PhD
    Professor and Chair, Genetics, Director, Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • MAY 09, 2019 6:00 AM PDT
    Mark Kiel, MD, PhD
    Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer, Genomenon
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 08, 2019 1:30 PM PDT
    Jonas Korlach, PhD
    Chief Scientific Officer, Pacific Biosciences
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: PacBio
  • MAY 08, 2019 12:00 PM PDT
    Jonathan Shaffer, MBA, PhD
    Associate Director, NGS Assay Technologies, QIAGEN
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: QIAGEN
  • MAY 08, 2019 10:30 AM PDT
    Devendra Mistry, PhD
    Senior Field Application Scientist, QIAGEN Advanced Genomics
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: QIAGEN
  • MAY 08, 2019 10:30 AM PDT
    John Quackenbush, PhD
    Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Chair of the Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • MAY 08, 2019 9:00 AM PDT
    Manuel Kaulich, PhD
    CSO, Vivlion
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • MAY 08, 2019 9:00 AM PDT
    Kevin Holden, PhD
    Head of Science, Synthego
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Synthego
  • MAY 08, 2019 7:30 AM PDT
    George Church, PhD
    Professor of Genetics, Director of the Center for Computational Genetics, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • MAY 08, 2019 6:00 AM PDT
    Tao Wu, PhD
    Assistant Professor, CPRIT Scholar for Cancer Research, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • MAY 08, 2019 6:00 AM PDT
    Michelle Ding, M.S., Yanfang Jiang, PhD
    Sponsored By: MilliporeSigma
    Michelle Ding, M.S.
    R&D Scientist, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
    Yanfang Jiang, PhD
    Senior R&D Scientist, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
  • The Epigenome in Health and Disease
  • MAY 08, 2019 6:00 AM PDT
    Tao Wu, PhD
    Assistant Professor, CPRIT Scholar for Cancer Research, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • MAY 09, 2019 7:30 AM PDT
    Michael Snyder, PhD
    Professor and Chair, Genetics, Director, Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • Progression in Genome Editing Including Single Base Editing and Application
  • MAY 08, 2019 6:00 AM PDT
    Michelle Ding, M.S., Yanfang Jiang, PhD
    Sponsored By: MilliporeSigma
    Michelle Ding, M.S.
    R&D Scientist, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
    Yanfang Jiang, PhD
    Senior R&D Scientist, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 08, 2019 10:30 AM PDT
    Devendra Mistry, PhD
    Senior Field Application Scientist, QIAGEN Advanced Genomics
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: QIAGEN
  • Interpreting Genome Sequence Information from Telomere to Telomere
  • MAY 08, 2019 7:30 AM PDT
    George Church, PhD
    Professor of Genetics, Director of the Center for Computational Genetics, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • MAY 08, 2019 9:00 AM PDT
    Kevin Holden, PhD
    Head of Science, Synthego
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Synthego
  • MAY 08, 2019 10:30 AM PDT
    John Quackenbush, PhD
    Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Chair of the Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • MAY 08, 2019 12:00 PM PDT
    Jonathan Shaffer, MBA, PhD
    Associate Director, NGS Assay Technologies, QIAGEN
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: QIAGEN
  • MAY 08, 2019 1:30 PM PDT
    Jonas Korlach, PhD
    Chief Scientific Officer, Pacific Biosciences
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: PacBio
  • MAY 09, 2019 6:00 AM PDT
    Mark Kiel, MD, PhD
    Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer, Genomenon
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 09, 2019 9:00 AM PDT
    Karen Miga, PhD
    Assistant Research Scientist; UCSC Genomics Institute, University of California, Santa Cruz
    BIOGRAPHY
  • MAY 09, 2019 10:30 AM PDT
    Gillian Browne, PhD
    Global Market Development Scientist, Gene Editing and Novel Modalities, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: MilliporeSigma
  • A Metagenomic Assay to Interrogate the Role of Virome and Microbiome in Cancer
    MAY 09, 2019 12:00 PM PDT
    Erle Robertson, PhD
    Harry P. Schenck Endowed Chair Professor, Vice-Chair, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Agilent
  • MAY 09, 2019 1:30 PM PDT
    Liz Worthey, PhD
    Faculty Investigator, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • Progress in Genome Editing Including Single Base Editing and Application
  • MAY 08, 2019 9:00 AM PDT
    Manuel Kaulich, PhD
    CSO, Vivlion
    BIOGRAPHY
    SEE ABSTRACT | Continuing Education: CEU
  • Polygenic Risk Scores: PheWas and GWAS and Utility of Biobank Information
  • Polygenic Risk Scores: PheWas and GWAS and Utility of Biobank Information
    MAY 09, 2019 9:00 AM PDT
    Guillaume Paré, MD, MSc, FRCPC
    Associate Professor, Director, Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology Laboratory, McMaster Genome Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Illumina
  • Chromosomal Instability, Somatic Cell Recombination and Genomic Stability
  • MAY 09, 2019 10:30 AM PDT
    Jerold Chun, MD, PhD
    Professor and Senior Vice President, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
Speakers

  • George M. Church, PhD
    Professor of Genetics, Director of the Center for Computational Genetics, Harvard Medical School
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Michael Snyder, PhD
    Professor and Chair, Genetics, Director, Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Gillian Browne, PhD
    Global Market Development Scientist, Gene Editing and Novel Modalities, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jerold Chun, MD, PhD
    Professor and Senior Vice President, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Michelle Ding, M.S.
    R&D Scientist, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Kevin Holden, PhD
    Head of Science, Synthego
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Yanfang Jiang, PhD
    Senior R&D Scientist, MilliporeSigma
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Manuel Kaulich, PhD
    CSO, Vivlion
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Mark Kiel, MD, PhD
    Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer, Genomenon
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jonas Korlach, PhD
    Chief Scientific Officer, Pacific Biosciences
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Karen Miga, PhD
    Assistant Research Scientist; UCSC Genomics Institute, University of California, Santa Cruz
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Devendra Mistry, PhD
    Senior Field Application Scientist, QIAGEN Advanced Genomics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Guillaume Paré, MD, MSc, FRCPC
    Associate Professor, Director, Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology Laboratory, McMaster Genome Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • John Quackenbush, PhD
    Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Chair of the Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Erle Robertson, PhD
    Harry P. Schenck Endowed Chair Professor, Vice-Chair, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jonathan Shaffer, MBA, PhD
    Associate Director, NGS Assay Technologies, QIAGEN
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Liz Worthey, PhD
    Faculty Investigator, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Tao Wu, PhD
    Assistant Professor, CPRIT Scholar for Cancer Research, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine
    BIOGRAPHY
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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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    Dr. Fritz Sedlazeck completed his PhD in 2012 in the group of Dr. Arndt von Haeseler at the Max F. Perutz Laboratory in Vienna. After a two year postdoc, he transitioned to the lab of Dr. Michael Schatz at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and later to Johns Hopkins University. Since ...

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  • Jonas Korlach

    Jonas Korlach was appointed Chief Scientific Officer of Pacific Biosciences in July 2012. He was previously a Scientific Fellow, supporting commercial development of the PacBio RS II system and performing research aimed at developing new applications for SMRT technologies. He ...

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  • Shawn Baker

    Dr. Shawn C. Baker is the Chief Science Officer and co-founder of AllSeq. Having received his Ph.D. at the University of California - Davis, he started his career as a Research Scientist at Illumina when it was a 15-person startup. After spending several years at the bench ...

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  • Molly McGinniss

    Molly McGinniss, MS, LCGC is a Senior Market Development Manager for Illumina's "Healthy Genome Initiatives" team. Her current role focuses on advancing the use of whole genome sequencing in clinical care by providing access and education to healthy individuals through the ...

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  • John Quackenbush

    John Quackenbush is Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics and Chair of the Department of Biostatistics at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health and Professor of Biostatistics and Computational Biology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. John's PhD was in ...

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  • C Jimmy Lin, MD, PhD, MHS

    Jimmy Lin, MD, PhD, MHS, is a 2012 TED Fellow and Founder & President of Rare Genomics Institute, the world's first platform to enable any community to leverage cutting-edge biotechnology to advance understanding of any rare disease. Partnering with 18 of the top medical ...

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  • 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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Gene Sequencing

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