2023 CICB Symposium: Increasing Global Diversity in Genomics

We're back, baby!  The Cleveland Institute for Computational Biology in partnership with the International Center for Health Genomics is proud to organize and sponsor the 2023 the North Coast Conference on Precision Medicine.  After a long COVID pause, this year's symposium is scheduled for August 17, 2023 at the Cleveland Botanical Garden.  This year's theme is centered on recent efforts by various consortia and research groups to increase the global diversity of genomic research.  Please check the evolving schedule and website for details on invited speakers and travel awards.

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Samira Asgari, PhD

Assistant Professor, Genetics and Genomic Sciences
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY


Estee Cramer, MPH

PhD candidate, School of Public Health and Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA



Burcu Darst, PhD

Assistant Professor, Public Health Science Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, WA


Fatimah Jackson, PhD

Professor, Biology
Howard University
Washington, DC




Ignacio Mata, PhD

Assistant Professor

Cleveland, OH


Giuseppe Tosto, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurological Sciences
Columbia University
New York, NY

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We are committed to providing an environment of inclusiveness at all our events.  Please see our Symposium policies, here.