SCHEDULE


Friday, May 3

Registration


8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Venue: Marvin Center, Lobby

Saturday, May 4

Registration


8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Venue: Marvin Center, Lobby

Keynote


Inferring historical effective population size using segments of identity by descent


Sharon Browning


9:30 AM - 10:30 AM


Venue: Marvin Center, Room 302

Coffee Break


10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Venue: Marvin Center, Room 309

Convergence of healthcare records and genetic evidence shows the pleiotropic link between cardiovascular dysfunction and Alzheimer’s disease


Speaker: Hyojung Paik
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: Marvin Center, Room 302

A framework for the well-calibrated analysis of complex traits in admixed individuals


Speaker: Elizabeth Atkinson
11:20 AM - 11:40 AM
Venue: Marvin Center, Room 302

Characterizing mutagenic effects of recombination through a sequence-level genetic map [Highlight]


Speaker: Bjarni V. Halldórsson
11:40 AM - 12:10 PM
Venue: Marvin Center, Room 302

Lunch Break


12:10 PM - 1:50 PM

Evaluation of methods handling missing data in PCA: applications for ancient DNA


Speaker: Kristiina Ausmees
1:50 PM - 2:10 PM
Venue: Marvin Center, Room 302

The role of splicing variation in hominin evolution


Speaker: Arta Seyedian
2:10 PM - 2:30 PM
Venue: Marvin Center, Room 302

Keynote


Genomic tales of archaic hominin admixture


Josh Akey


2:30 PM - 3:30 PM


Venue: Marvin Center, Room 302

Coffee Break


3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Venue: Marvin Center, Room 309

Accurate estimation of transcriptome-wide differential allelic expression


Speaker: Asia Mendelevich
4:00 PM - 4:20 AM
Venue: Marvin Center, Room 302

Integrating GWAS with the largest immune-transcriptome dataset reveals roles of distinct immune cell types in multiple diseases


Speaker: Abhinandan Devaprasad
4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
Venue: Marvin Center, Room 302

Closing Remarks


4:40 PM - 4:50 PM
Venue: Marvin Center, Room 302

Poster Session and Reception


6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Venue: Marvin Center, Room 309