Seminar Series

Fridays 1:00-2:00pm on Zoom

The Fall 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.


PGSG Faculty Lightning Talks

Liming Liang & Immaculata de Vivo
September 10, 2021


ASHG Practice Talks

Alkes Price, Tiffany Amariuta, Ben Strober, Richard Border, Sam Kim
September 17, 2021 (at 10:30 am)


Approaches for Evaluating Pan Cancer Pleitropy

Rebecca Graff
September 24, 2021


Regular aspirin use, breast tumor characteristics and long-term breast cancer survival

Cheng Peng
October 1, 2021


Understanding generic correlation estimates in the context of multivariate assertive mating

Richard Border
October 8, 2021


The impact of age on genetic risk for common diseases

Xilin Jiang
October 15, 2021


Prioritizing variants for complex diseases as base-pair resolution

Kushal Dey
October 22, 2021


PGSG Graduate Students’ Reflections on ASHG Conference: Favorite Talks & Posters

Jun Li, Jie (Jack) Hu, Sarah Kalia, Martin Zhang, Xilin Jiang & Yon Ho Jee
October 29, 2021


Dynamic cell-type-specific eQTL from single-cell RNA-seq of inflamed and non-inflamed colon elucidate biological mechanisms of ulcerative colitis

Karthik Jagadeesh
November 5, 2021


Leveraging DNA-methylation data in weight-loss long-term large-scale RCT setting

Anat Yasolka Meir
November 12, 2021


Integrating genetics and metabolomics from multi-ethnic and multi-fluid data reveals putative mechanisms for age-related macular degeneration

Xikun Han
November 19, 2021


PGSG Faculty Lightning Talks

Alkes Price, Pete Kraft, Kathryn Penney, Lori Chibnik
December 3, 2021