Upcoming Events

Genetics and Genomics in Clinical Research

An Immersion Course for Investigators at UAB

October 12-16, 2015; 8:30am - 12:30pm; Finley Conference Center

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UAB-HudsonAlpha Center for Genomic Medicine Symposium

Date: Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Time: 10:00 am - 6:30 pm

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Rare Disease Symposium 2015

Date: Monday, March 16, 2015
Time: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

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Immersion Course 2015

Dates: January 26 - January 30, 2015

  Monday, Jan 26

Tuesday, Jan 27

Wednesday, Jan 28

Thursday, Jan 29

Friday, Jan 30









Dr. Bruce Korf

Genotyping Technologies and Copy Number Variation Analysis

Drs. Fady Mikhail


Mike Crowley

Analysis of exome/genome sequence data

Dr. Greg Cooper

Approaches to Bioinformatic Data Analysis

Dr. David Crossman

Genetic Linkage Analysis

Dr. Hemant Tiwari


Approaches to Gene Discovery

Dr. Bruce Korf

Next-Generation Sequencing

Dr. Mike Crowley

Clinical annotation of genomic data

Dr. Greg Barsh

Bioinformatic Pathway and Ontology Analysis

Dr. David Crossman

Human Population Genetics

Dr. Bruce Korf


Case Studies/

Translational Genomics

Dr. Bruce Korf

Lab Visit – Heflin Center Core Lab

Genetic counseling based on genomic sequencing

Ms. Kelly East

Use of Bioinformatic Databases

Dr. David Crossman

Genetics in Medicine

Dr. Bruce Korf

UAB World Rare Disease Day Symposium
Friday, February 28, 2014
Children's Harbor

human dna

Overview of Genome Sequencing - Bruce Korf, MD, PhD (UAB)

Genetic Counseling Issues - Meagan Cochran, MS, CGC (UAB)

Genetic Diagnosis by Genome Sequencing - Wayne Grody, MD, PhD (UCLA)

Genomics of Developmental Delay - Greg Barsh, MD, PhD (HudsonAlpha Institute)

The NIH ClinSeq Project - Les Biesecker, MD, PhD (NHGRI)

The UAB Undiagnosed Diseases Program - Maria Descartes, MD (UAB)



Gene Discovery Approaches Workshop flyer

If you would like to have access to the presentations (slides and videos), please email both Dr. David Crossman and Alex Zotov.  Must be a UAB employee to view these videos/slides.