Seminar Series

Fridays 1:00-2:00pm on Zoom

The Spring 2021 PGSG Seminar Series will be held virtually on the following Fridays at 1:00 PM on Zoom. Zoom links to be provided in PGSG list emails.

If you would like to see more information on topics from previous years, please visit our Past PGSG Seminars page.


Polygenic Risk Scores for Prediction of Breast Cancer in Korean women

Yon Ho Jee
February 19, 2021


Integrating a trans-ancestry polygenic risk score with exome sequencing and metabolomic data to improve prostate cancer risk prediction

Barcu Durst
February 26, 2021


Studying the genetics of neurocognitive function within the admixed Hispanic population

Einat Granot-Hershkovitz
March 5, 2021


Leveraging single-cell ATAC-seq to identify disease-critical fetal and adult cell types for brain-related traits and disorders

Sam Kim
March 12, 2021 (Split Talk)


Non-conserved lincRNAs associate with complex cardiometabolic disease traits

Tingyi Cao
March 12, 2021 (Split Talk)



Katie Siewert
March 26, 2021



Huwenbo Shi
April 2, 2021



Martin Zhang
April 9, 2021



Tiffany Amariuta
April 16, 2021



Jiahui Si
April 23, 2021



Jihye Kim
April 30, 2021



Haoyu Zhang
May 7, 2021



Jun Li
May 14, 2021



Jie (Jack) Hu
May 21, 2021