2020 CICB Symposium: Polygenic Risk Scores in Precision Medicine: Predictably Unpredictable in Diverse Populations

SAVE THE DATES:  Monday, August 31 and Tuesday, September 1, 2020!  We have scheduled our sixth annual Cleveland Institute for Computational Biology (CICB) symposium, also known as the North Coast Conference on Precision Medicine.  This year, we're going VIRTUAL!  This year's topic is polygenic risk scores (PRS) and their potential for precision medicine in diverse populations.

Please check back regularly for the final list of confirmed speakers, the schedule, and registration!

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

Ky'Era Actkins, BS

Graduate Student, Biological Sciences
Meharray Medical College
Nashville, TN

Jessica Cooke Bailey, PhD, MA

Assistant Professor, Population and Quantitative Health Sciences
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Ruowang Li, PhD, MS

Research Associate, Penn Institute for Biomedical Informatics
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

Carla Márquez Luna, PhD

Post-doctoral fellow, Charles Bronfman Institute for Personalized Medicine
and Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

Fred Schumacher, PhD

Associate Professor, Population and Quantitative Health Sciences
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Athena Starlard-Davenport, PhD, MS

Assistant Professor, Genetics, Genomics and Informatics
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Memphis, TN

TRAINEE SPOTLIGHT

Anna Miller, BA

Graduate student, Genetics and Genome Sciences
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

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