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Population and Statistical Genetics Seminar

The NYGC has created a Population and Statistical Genetics Working Group that brings together leading population and statistical geneticists and focuses on human population genomics, statistical analyses, and applications to precision medicine. The group is led by Adam Siepel, PhD, of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, and David Knowles, PhD, of New York Genome Center and Columbia University.

Thursday, November 10th, 2022
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Speaker Presentations and Q&A
5:00 PM – 5:30 PM Reception

If you are unable to attend, you can listen in by registering here.

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  • Paul O'Reilly, PhD

    Associate Professor in Statistical Genetics
    Genetic and Genomic Sciences
    Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai

    "Using Polygenic Risk Scores To Reveal Paths To Disease"
Moderated by
  • Adam Siepel, PhD

    Professor, CSHL School of Biological Sciences
    Chair, Simons Center for Quantitative Biology
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
    Affiliate Member
    New York Genome Center

  • David A Knowles headshot
    David Knowles, PhD

    Core Faculty Member
    New York Genome Center
    Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Department of Systems Biology
    Columbia University

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