Grand Rounds

Molecular and Medical Genetics

2014 - 2015 Grand Rounds Schedule

Thursdays, 9:00 to 10:00 A.M.

Mac Hall 3198  

 

October 2
"Microarrays in Oncology"
Yassmine Akkari, Ph.D., FACMG, Scientific Director, Cytogenetics, Technical Director, Molecular Pathology, Legacy Health

October 16
"Adventures in Pediatric Genetic Diagnosis"
Jessica Kushner, M.S., C.G.C.

October 30
"A Cure for the Royal Pain"
Cary Harding, M.D.

November 6
"CHARGE Syndrome: A case and review of the literature"
Caleb Rogers, M.D.

November 13
Case Presentations - Cancer
Brianne Baier, M.S., C.G.C., Kelly Hamman, M.S., C.G.C.

November 20
"Targeting HOX protein function as a therapeutic for disease"
Scott Stadler, Ph.D.

December 4
"Sex Chromosome Aneuploidies: Updates on Medical Management and Genetic Counseling Considerations"
Anna Dennis, M.S., C.G.C

December 11
"The Perfect Storm: Evidence versus Extrapolation-Based Medicine in Hereditary Cancer Genetics Testing"
Jone Sampson, M.D.

December 18
Case Presentations: Prenatal
Cori Feist, M.S., C.G.C, Elena Burnett, M.S.

January 8
"New Year, New Genes: Can Moderate Risk Explain What High Risk Can't?"
Kelly Hamman, M.S., C.G.C.

January 15
"Unexpected Cytogenetic Abnormalities"
Karen Kovak M.S., C.G.C., Kory Keller, M.S.

January 22
"Squeezing More Information Out of Clinical Next-Gen Sequencing Data"
Christopher Corless, M.D., Ph.D.

January 29
"The Impact of Somatic Mutations on Birth Defects"
James Bennett, M.D., Ph.D.- University of Washington

February 5
"Beta-propeller Protein-Associated Neurodegeneration (BPAN): phenotype expansion in action"
Allison Gregory, M.S., C.G.C.

February 12
"Mitochondrial Diseases: The New Frontier"
Bruce Cohen, M.D.

February 26
Yassmine Akkari, Ph.D., FACMG, Scientific Director, Cytogenetics, Technical Director, Molecular Pathology, Legacy Health.

March 5 
Susan Olson, Ph,D.

March 12
Rosalie Sears, Ph.D. 

March 19
Glenn Palomaki, Ph.D.

April 2 
Penny Hogarth, M.D.

April 9
Hiroyuki Nakai, Ph.D.

April 16
Case Presentations –   Cytogenetic
Fei Yang, M.D.

April 23
Gerry Berry, M.D. - Boston Children's Hospital

April 30
Mike Liskay, Ph.D.

May 7 
Caleb Rogers, M.D.

May 14 
Genetic Counselor- Cardiogenetics

May 21 
Brian O'Roak, Ph.D.

May 28 
Paul Spellman, Ph.D.

June 4 
Sue Richards, Ph.D., FACMG

June 11 
Ranjana Arora, M.D.

June 18
Stephen Moore, Ph.D.

June 25
Cheryl Maslen, Ph.D.