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Closing the Genomics Research Gap McGill University & Gairdner Symposium
June 15, 2018
12:00 AM

An International Symposium about Inequalities In Genomics Research (and what to do about them)

Featuring a Training Course, Public Lectures (with simultaneous translation in English and French) & two full days of Scientific Sessions

For full details on activities, speakers, titles and  registration please visit: https://www.genomicsgap.com/




Event Information

june, 2018

june, 2018

201815jun - 17All DayClosing the Genomics Research Gap McGill University & Gairdner SymposiumA McGill University & Gairdner Symposium (All Day) Martin Amphitheatre, 3655 Promenade Sir William OslerEvent Type:Public Lecture,SymposiaEvent Audience:Biomedical Scientists,Public,Students

Event Details

An International Symposium about Inequalities In Genomics Research (and what to do about them)

Featuring a Training Course, Public Lectures (with simultaneous translation in English and French) & two full days of Scientific Sessions

For full details on activities, speakers, titles and  registration please visit: https://www.genomicsgap.com/

Time

june 15 (Friday) - 17 (Sunday)

Location

Martin Amphitheatre

3655 Promenade Sir William Osler

Organizer

McGill Universitygap.genome@mcgill.ca

Schedule

    • Day 1
    • Day 2
    • Day 3
    • June 15, 2018
    • 13:00 Training Course: Methods in statistical and population genetics13:00 - 17:00Led by Christopher Gignoux & Noah ZaitlenSpeakers: Christopher Gignoux, Noah Zaitlen

    • June 15, 2018
    • 19:00 Public Lectures: Health and History in our DNA19:00 - 21:30An evening of free public lectures about genomes, history and medicine. Featuring two public lectures with simultaneous translation in French and English “Histoire des populations et recherche biomédicale” by Dr. Lluis Quintana-Murci (Institut Pasteur, Paris) “Ancestry, health, and DNA” by Dr. Joanna Mountain (23andMe, Mountain View, CA, USASpeakers: Joanna Mountain, Lluis Quintana-Murci

    • June 16, 2018
    • 09:00 Scientific Session: Large Cohorts are Diverse Cohorts09:00 - 12:00Speakers: Zenming Chen, Dan Roden, Chris Ginoux, Kathleen Barnes, Bartha Knoppers

    • June 16, 2018
    • 13:30 Scientific Session: Engaging Communities13:30 - 16:20Speakers: Nanibaa' A. Garrison, Laura Arbour, Simon Easteal, Charles Rotimi, Carrie Bourassa

    • June 16, 2018
    • 16:30 Discussion 16:30 - 17:30Roundtable with speakers

    • June 16, 2018
    • 17:45 Reception and Poster Session17:45 - 18:30-

    • June 17, 2018
    • 09:00 Scientific Session: Statistical & Population Genetics Approaches09:00 - 12:00Speakers: Brenna Henn, Lluis Quintana-Murci, Noah Zaitlen, Ryan Hernandez, Cheikh Loucoubar

    • June 17, 2018
    • 13:00 Scientific Session: Health Applications13:00 - 17:30Speakers: Adrian Hill, Kwado Koram, Anavaj Sakuntabhai, Swee Lay Thein, Paul Brennan, Anders Albrechtsen

Contact (E-mail or link)

gap.genome@mcgill.ca

RSVP (E-mail or link)

gap.genome@mcgill.ca

201815jun - 17All DayClosing the Genomics Research Gap McGill University & Gairdner SymposiumA McGill University & Gairdner Symposium (All Day) Martin Amphitheatre, 3655 Promenade Sir William OslerEvent Type:Public Lecture,SymposiaEvent Audience:Biomedical Scientists,Public,Students

Event Details

An International Symposium about Inequalities In Genomics Research (and what to do about them)

Featuring a Training Course, Public Lectures (with simultaneous translation in English and French) & two full days of Scientific Sessions

For full details on activities, speakers, titles and  registration please visit: https://www.genomicsgap.com/

Time

june 15 (Friday) - 17 (Sunday)

Location

Martin Amphitheatre

3655 Promenade Sir William Osler

Organizer

McGill Universitygap.genome@mcgill.ca

Schedule

    • Day 1
    • Day 2
    • Day 3
    • June 15, 2018
    • 13:00 Training Course: Methods in statistical and population genetics13:00 - 17:00Led by Christopher Gignoux & Noah ZaitlenSpeakers: Christopher Gignoux, Noah Zaitlen

    • June 15, 2018
    • 19:00 Public Lectures: Health and History in our DNA19:00 - 21:30An evening of free public lectures about genomes, history and medicine. Featuring two public lectures with simultaneous translation in French and English “Histoire des populations et recherche biomédicale” by Dr. Lluis Quintana-Murci (Institut Pasteur, Paris) “Ancestry, health, and DNA” by Dr. Joanna Mountain (23andMe, Mountain View, CA, USASpeakers: Joanna Mountain, Lluis Quintana-Murci

    • June 16, 2018
    • 09:00 Scientific Session: Large Cohorts are Diverse Cohorts09:00 - 12:00Speakers: Zenming Chen, Dan Roden, Chris Ginoux, Kathleen Barnes, Bartha Knoppers

    • June 16, 2018
    • 13:30 Scientific Session: Engaging Communities13:30 - 16:20Speakers: Nanibaa' A. Garrison, Laura Arbour, Simon Easteal, Charles Rotimi, Carrie Bourassa

    • June 16, 2018
    • 16:30 Discussion 16:30 - 17:30Roundtable with speakers

    • June 16, 2018
    • 17:45 Reception and Poster Session17:45 - 18:30-

    • June 17, 2018
    • 09:00 Scientific Session: Statistical & Population Genetics Approaches09:00 - 12:00Speakers: Brenna Henn, Lluis Quintana-Murci, Noah Zaitlen, Ryan Hernandez, Cheikh Loucoubar

    • June 17, 2018
    • 13:00 Scientific Session: Health Applications13:00 - 17:30Speakers: Adrian Hill, Kwado Koram, Anavaj Sakuntabhai, Swee Lay Thein, Paul Brennan, Anders Albrechtsen

Contact (E-mail or link)

gap.genome@mcgill.ca

RSVP (E-mail or link)

gap.genome@mcgill.ca




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