Meetings are held bi-weekly on Mondays from 12:30pm-2:00pm at Leichtag Room 107 (unless the location is noted otherwise). This year we will be serving pizza or something similar for lunch. For more info or to be added to the mailing list, email mgymrek AT ucsd DOT edu.
To get credit for attending this seminar, UCSD students may register for CSE 290 (Seminar in Medical and Population Genetics). Note, in order to received credit for the course you are only allowed one absence per quarter. We will take attendance at each meeting. This is a 1 unit seminar.


Fall 2019

Date Organizing Group Title
October 7, 2019 Practice ASHG Talks Jens Luebeck
Michelle Dow
Poster Lightning Talks
October 21, 2019 (CNCB large conf room) Kirk Lohmueller Inference of the distribution of fitness effects from genetic variation data in natural populations
November 4, 2019 Gymrek Lab Dissecting the contribution of tandem repeat variation to complex traits
November 18, 2019 McVicker Lab (CSE 4262) Non-coding CRISPR screens to discover novel functional sequences in the human genome.
December 2, 2019 Goren Lab TBD

Winter 2020

Date Organizing Group Title
January 13, 2020 Majithia Lab Integrating experiments of man and nature to identify new therapeutic targets and direct treatment in metabolic diseases
January 27, 2020 Ideker Lab A convergence of genetic variation in comorbid diseases identifies common molecular networks
February 10, 2020 (CNCB large conference room) Muotri Lab Applications of Brain Model Technology
February 24, 2020 Gaulton Lab Interpreting diabetes genetics using epigenomics
March 9, 2020 Mohammadi Lab TBD
Spring quarter seminars have been cancelled due to COVID-19. We hope to see everyone in the fall.

Previous years