GS3 Seminar Series Past Speakers

The Genome Sciences Seminar Series (GS3) provides a platform for scientists to present their cutting-edge research on a range of topics in the genome sciences field. Visiting speakers from past GS3 seminars include:

Spring 2020
Judy Cho, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Yoav Gilad, PhD, University of Chicago
Sean Moore, MD, MS, University of Virginia
Sarah Siegrist, PhD, University of Virginia
Joe Nadeau, PhD, Maine Medical Center
Cristen Willer, PhD, University of Michigan
Kevin Pelphrey, PhD, University of Virginia
Aidong Zhang, PhD, University of Virginia
**Due to restrictions in response to coronavirus, the series was halted in early March**
Fall 2019
Elizabeth Speliotes, MD, PhD, MPH, University of Michigan
Jonathan Pritchard, PhD, Stanford University
Philip De Jager, MD, PhD, Columbia University
Ani Manichaikul, PhD, University of Virginia
Ross Cagan, PhD, Mount Sinai
Vijay Sankaran, MD, PhD, Harvard Stem Cell Institute
Leslie Lange, PhD, University of Colorado, Denver
Bing Ren, PhD, University of California, San Diego
Dana Crawford, PhD, Case Western Reserve University
Praveen Sethupathy, PhD, Cornell University
Spring 2019
Stephen J. Chanock, MD, National Cancer Institute
Karen Mohlke, PhD, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Rodney Dyer, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University
Patrick Concannon, PhD, University of Florida Genetics Institute
Peter Park, PhD, Dana-Farber Harvard Cancer Center
Shirley Liu, PhD, Dana-Farber Harvard Cancer Center
Gill Bejerano, PhD, Stanford University
Ben Neale, PhD, Harvard University
Fall 2018
Robert H. Waterston, MD, PhD, University of Washington
Tamar Sofer, PhD, Harvard University
Eric Green, MD, PhD, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH
Heather Christofk, PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
Michael Stitzel, PhD, The Jackson Laboratory
John Quackenbush, PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Spring 2018
Christopher (Casey) Brown, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Jason H. Moore, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Lauren McIntyre, PhD, University of Florida
Michael Love, Dr rer nat, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Stephen Parker, PhD, University of Michigan
Priya Duggal, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
John Novembre, PhD, University of Chicago
Alan D. Attie, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Fall 2017
Rasika Mathias, ScD, Johns Hopkins University
Geoffrey Ginsburg, MD, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Alexis Wood, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine
Marylyn Ritchie, PhD, Geisinger Health System
Alison Motsinger-Reif, PhD, North Carolina State University
Spring 2017
Steven Salzberg, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
Benjamin Voight, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Simon Gayther, PhD, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Kiran Musunuru, MD, PhD, MPH, University of Pennsylvania
Peter Scacheri, PhD, Case Western Reserve University
Evan Eichler, PhD, University of Washington
Fall 2016
Eimear Kenny, PhD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Shawn Levy, PhD, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
Michael Hauser, PhD, Duke University
Clement Chow, PhD, University of Utah
Spring 2016
Soumya Raychaudhuri, MD/PhD, Harvard Medical School
Alexis Battle, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
Andrew Singleton, PhD, NIA, NIH
Kathleen Barnes, PhD, University of Colorado
Niroshana Anandasabapathy, MD, PhD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Myriam Fornage, PhD, University of Texas – Houston
Jeff Kidd, PhD, University of Michigan
Christopher O’Donnell, MD, MPH, Boston Veterans Administration Healthcare
Fall 2015
Sarah Elsea, PhD, FACMG, Baylor College of Medicine
Jeff Leek, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
Joe Pickrell, PhD, New York Genome Center
Barbara Stranger, PhD, University of Chicago
Leslie Lange, PhD, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
Gerard Schellenberg, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Spring 2015
Tuuli Lappalainen, PhD, New York Genome Center & Columbia University
Nathan Sheffield, PhD, Austrian Academy of Sciences
Howard J. Jacob, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin
S. Alice Long, PhD, Benaroya Research Institute
Nancy Cox, PhD, Vanderbilt University
Fall 2014
Nora Franceschini, MD MPH, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Abraham A. Palmer, PhD, University of Chicago
Nicholas Navin, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Steve Munger, PhD, The Jackson Laboratory
Spring 2014
Michael Snyder, PhD, Stanford University
Annabelle Rodriguez, MD, University of Connecticut
Stan Fields, PhD, University of Washington
Chad Myers, PhD, University of Minnesota- Twin Cities
Mark Reimers, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University
Marcelo A. Nóbrega MD, PhD, University of Chicago
Daniel MacArthur, PhD, Harvard Medical School
Fall 2013
Timothy E. Reddy, PhD, Duke University
Benjamin T. Langmead, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
John A. Capra, PhD, Vanderbilt University
Adam J. Auton, DPhil, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Brian J. Haas, Broad Institute
Spring 2013
Gonçalo Abecasis, DPhil, University of Michigan
Andrew G. Clark, PhD, Cornell University
Robert W. Williams, PhD, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Michael C. Schatz, PhD, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Sean R. Eddy, PhD, HHMI Janelia Farm Research Campus
Ewan Birney, PhD, European Bioinformatics Institute
Lior Pachter, PhD, University of California, Berkeley
Fall 2012
Elaine R. Mardis, PhD, Washington University in St. Louis
Trudy F. C. Mackay, PhD, North Carolina State University
David B. Searls, PhD, Independent Consultant
Mark Yandell, PhD, University of Utah
Spring 2012
David Aylor, PhD, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
David R. Crosslin, PhD, University of Washington
Soumya Raychaudhuri, MD/PhD, Harvard Medical School
Eleazar Eskin, PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
David S. Roos, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
A. Jake Lusis, PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
Fall 2011
Vincent Plagnol, PhD, University College London (UCL) Genetics Institute
M. Ilyas Kamboh, PhD, FAHA, University of Pittsburgh
James Taylor, PhD, Emory University
Dan Beiting, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Richard Bonneau, PhD, New York University
Karen Mohlke, PhD, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
Spring 2011
Donald Bowden, PhD, Wake Forest University
Joellen Schildkraut, PhD, Duke University
Elaine Ostrander, PhD, NHGRI/National Institutes of Health
Emmanuel Mongodin, PhD, University of Maryland
Priya Duggal, PhD, MPH, Johns Hopkins University
Fall 2010
Aviv Regev, PhD, Broad Institute
Richard Wilson, PhD, Washington University
Eric Green, MD, PhD, Director, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH
Roderick Jensen, PhD, Virginia Tech
Andrew Singleton, PhD, National Institute on Aging, NIH
Greg Buck, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University

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