April 5 Apr 5
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
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SCGPM Symposium Program 2018

SCGPM Symposium Program 2017

SCGPM Symposium Program 2016

SCGPM Symposium Program 2015

SCGPM Symposium 2019

10th Annual Stanford Symposium for Genomics and Personalized Medicine


Quadrus Conference Center
2400 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA 94305

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Quadrus Conference Center

2400 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park CA,
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08:30am      Breakfast & Registration
09:00am      Welcome by Michael Snyder
, Stanford W. Ascherman Professor and Chair, Department of Genetics, Stanford University
09:15am      Keynote Speaker: Esteban González Burchard, MD, MPH Harry Wm. and Diana V. Hind Distinguished Professor in Pharmaceutical
                         Sciences II Professor, Bioengineering & Therapeutic Sciences and Medicine, UCSF
“Making Precision Medicine Socially Precise”
10:00am      Karla Kirkegaard
, Violetta L. Horton Research Professor of Genetics, Stanford University
10:25am      Coffee Break, 30 min
10:55am      David Morgens,
Postdoc at UCB, recent Bassik Lab alum, Stanford "Retro-2 protects cells from retrograde toxins by inhibiting ASNA1-mediated insertion of tail-anchored proteins"
11:15am     Josh Tycko,
PhD student, "Mitigation of off-target activity in CRISPR screens for essential non-coding elements"
11:35am      Dmitri Petrov,
Michelle and Kevin Douglas Professor of Biology, Associate Chair of the Biology Department, Stanford University "Barcoding tumor growth and evolution"
12.00noon  Lunch, 1hr 20 min

1:20pm       Panel Discussion “AI and Healthcare” Moderator: Daniel L Rubin, Professor of Biomedical Data Science, Stanford
                        Nigam Shah, Associate Professor of Medicine, Stanford University
                        Aenor Sawyer, MD, MS Dept. Orthopaedic Surgery UCSF
                        Matt Lundgren, Assistant Professor of Radiology, Stanford    
                        Ursheet Parikh, Partner, Mayfield
                        Imon Banerjee, Instructor, Radiology, Stanford University
2.25pm        Coffee Break, 20min                                         
2.45pm        Andrew Fire,
Professor of Pathology and Genetics, Stanford University "Opportunistic RNAs and Acquisitive Genomes"
3.10pm        Xin Zhou,
Student, Sidow Lab, Stanford University "Aquila: A precise human diploid assembly algorithm for linked-read sequencing"
3.30pm        Brittany Demmitt,
Postdoc, Brunet Lab, Stanford University "Leveraging the African killifish to model rare diseases with progressive aging-like phenotypes”
3.50pm        Coffee Break, 20min
4:10pm        Keynote Speaker: Aenor J Sawyer, MD, MS, Chief Health Innovation Officer, Translational Research Institute for Space Health Director, UCSF Skeletal Health Service, Health Innovation & Technology in Ortho (HITO), Dept Orthopaedic Surgery, UCSF
"Phenome Tracking, from Promise to Power"
4.55pm        Closing Remarks by Michael Snyder
5.00pm        Reception

Pictures from SCGPM Symposium 2017