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Analyze This: The Emerging Frontiers of DNA Science

6:30 PM — 8:30 PM

Join us on National DNA Day 2018 — the 15th anniversary of the completion of the Human Genome Project — to hear from New York Genome Center scientists about how advances in genetics and genomics are changing people’s lives  – and what the future holds.

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Analyze This: 
The Emerging Frontiers of DNA Science



Wednesday, April 25, 2018 
(National DNA Day)

6:00 PM: Doors Open
6:30 PM: Presentations, Panel Discussion and Audience Q&A
7:30 PM: Cocktail Reception

New York Genome Center
1st Floor Auditorium
101 Avenue of the Americas
(Between Watts Street and Grand Street)

Tickets are free; advance registration is required. 





Peter Smibert, PhD
Manager, Technology Innovation
New York Genome Center 






Michael Zody, PhD

Senior Director, Computational Biology
New York Genome Center

How the Human Genome Project helped bring about precision medicine






Tanja Smith
Associate Director, Production Lab
New York Genome Center

Global collaborative sequencing projects to advance clinical care






Neville Sanjana, PhD
Core Faculty Member
New York Genome Center 
Assistant Professor of Biology
New York University
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Physiology
NYU School of Medicine

CRISPR gene editing to combat drug-resistant cancer



The Evening Talks Series is sponsored by The New York Community Trust – Pyewacket Fund.