CIGars - Center for Integrative Genomics Advanced Research Seminar

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Wednesday March 16, 2022
      12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Engineered Biosystems Building (EBB), CHOA Seminar Room, 950 Atlantic Drive NW, Atlanta, GA
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  • URL: Virtual Attendance Option
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  • Extras:
    Free food

Stefanie Boettle - event inquiries 


Summary Sentence: The Center for Integrative Genomics (CIG) holds a monthly advanced research seminar (CIGars) with two presentations given by graduate students and post-docs.

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The Center for Integrative Genomics (CIG) holds a monthly advanced research seminar (CIGars) with two presentations given by graduate students and post-docs. Each presentation is approximately 25 minutes with five minutes for questions. These talks are directed to graduate students and post-docs but are open to anyone who is interested in the topics. We would love to see you in person or on our BlueJeans live stream!   

Polygenic Adaptation is not a Major Driver of Disparities in Disease Mortality Across Global Populations"

Ujani Hazra, Ph.D. Graduate Student, Bioinformatics Ph.D. Program – Joseph Lachance, Ph.D., Advisor Georgia Tech   

“Hybrid Fitness Effects Modify Fixation Probabilities of Introgressed Alleles"

Aaron Pfennig, Ph.D. Graduate Student, Quantitative Bioscience Ph.D. Program Georgia Tech – Joesph Lachance, Ph.D., Advisor Georgia Tech      

This is a great opportunity to: 

  • Improve your presentation skills as a speaker
  • Communicate science, research, and technology to an audience with diverse backgrounds
  • Practice giving your talk for an upcoming conference, thesis defense, or qualifying oral exams
  • Enjoy free lunch and hear about a wide range of work happening in the local bioscience community

If you cannot attend in person, please join us virtually on BlueJeans with this link.  

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar

Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB)

Invited Audience
Postdoc, Graduate students
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  • Created On: Mar 10, 2022 - 11:40am
  • Last Updated: Mar 10, 2022 - 11:41am