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UMB, SOM, Institute for Genome Sciences
School of Nursing Auditorium
655 W. Lombard Street
Room 130
Baltimore  Maryland
United States
8:30am to 4:00pm

A celebration of the Institute for Genome Sciences' 10th Anniversary

Please join IGS for a day of innovative discussion and scientific exchange, as we host internationally recognized scientists who will share new discoveries in genomics, bioinformatics and personalized medicine.

From the Human Genome Project to Precision Medicine: A Journey to Advance Human Health
Eric D. Green, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health

African Evolutionary Genomics: Implications for Human Evolution and Disease
Sarah A. Tishkoff, Ph.D.
David and Lyn Silfen University Professor
Departments of Genetics and Biology
University of Pennsylvania

A Gut (Microbiome) Feeling About the Brain
John F. Cryan, Ph.D.
Professor, Chair, Dept. of Anatomy & Neuroscience,
University College Cork, Ireland

Me to We: Searching for the Genetic Roots of Social Life
Gene E. Robinson, Ph.D.
Director, Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Inside Scoop: Interactions in Flu Infections
Elodie Ghedin, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology, and Global Public Health
Director, Center for Genomics & Systems Biology
New York University