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Institute for Public Health Genetics Symposium

Posted: 10/2/2017 (Local Events)

The Institute for Public Health Genetics at the University of Washington is pleased to invite you to our 2017 Public Health Genomics in Seattle Symposium.

This 2017 symposium has the honor of hosting two presentations:

  1. Lara Mangravite who is the president of Sage Bionetworks will participate with the presentation: “Community-based approaches in biomedical research to advance disease treatment and health monitoring”.
  2. Patrick Danaher who leads the biostatistics team at NanoString Technologies, Inc will present his talk: “Realizing the clinical potential of gene expression”.

 

Event details:

Date: Thursday October 12th, 2017

Start time: 2:00 pm

Location: Orin Smith Auditorium at the UW South Lake Union campus (850 Republican Street, Building C, Seattle, WA).

Parking: UW Building garage is available for parking on site, please see fees at the gate.

Schedule:

2:00 – 2:45 PM: “Community-based approaches in biomedical research to advance disease treatment and health monitoring” Presenter: Lara Mangravite – President, Sage Bionetworks

2:45 – 3:15 PM: Realizing the clinical potential of gene expression”
Presenter: Patrick Danaher – Principal Biostatistician, NanoString Technologies, Inc.

3:15 – 4:00 PM: Networking Reception

6:30 PM: Free screening and panel discussion of “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”

 

There is no charge for this symposium. However, registration is requested due to space availability.

Please register at: https://goo.gl/forms/h4TlYSvObF9XDnAy2

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Date: 10/12/2017

Time: 2:00 PM

Location: Orin Smith Auditorium, UW Medicine South Lake Union C Building