Tuesday, June 182019-01-22T11:11:35+00:00
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09:00 – 10:30 hrs | Concurrent Symposia S17-S20 & Educational Sessions E13-E14

S17.1 Challenges and solutions to advance collaboration in rare disease research, diagnostics and therapy

Kym Boycott;

S17.2 Global approaches to data sharing and data integration

Ewan Birney;
United Kingdom

S17.3 The NIH All of us program: Building a national research program of 1 million U.S. participants to advance precision medicine

Joshua Charles Denny;
United States

S17.4 Million European Genomes Alliance (MEGA)

Denis Horgan;
Brussels, Belgium

S18.1 Tales of Human Migration, Admixture, and Selection

Mattias Jakobsson;

S18.2 Timing past admixture events and characterizing their consequences in contemporary human populations

Garrett Hellenthal;
United Kingdom

S18.3 Consequences of population genetic differences in genetic risk prediction across diverse human populations

Alicia Martin;
United States

S19.1 Regeneration of the entire human epidermis using transgenic stem cells

Laura De Rosa;

S19.2 Gene therapy for inherited neuromuscular disorders

Francesco Muntoni;
United Kingdom

S19.3 Gene therapy for hemoglobinopathies

Giuliana Ferrari;

S20.1 Title to be announced

Joseph R. Ecker;
United States

S20.2 Mechanisms and post-GWAS applications of haplotype-dependent allele-specific DNA methylation

Benjamin Tycko;
United States

S20.3 Title to be announced

Speaker to be announced ;

E13.1 Novel discoveries of genes implicated in male and female infertility

Christophe Arnoult ;

E13.2 National programs of preconception genetic carrier screening for reproductive purposes

Joël Zlotogora;

E14.1 Animal models of Machado-Joseph disease

Luis Perreira de Almeida;

E14.2 CRISPR/Cas9 and TALENs fuel genetically engineered clinically relevant Xenopus tropicalis models.

Kris Vleminckx;

10:30 – 11:00 hrs | Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30 hrs | Concurrent Sessions C19-C24 from submitted abstracts

12:30 – 13:30 hrs | Lunch Break

13:30 – 14:15 hrs | Plenary Session PL3

PL3.1 Mendel Lecture

Craig Venter;
La Jolla, United States

14:15 – 15:00 hrs | Plenary Session PL4

PL4.1 ESHG Award Lecture

Cisca Wijmenga;
Groningen, The Netherlands

15:00 – 16:00 hrs | Plenary Session PL5

ESHG Education Award

EJHG-SN Citation Awards

ESHG Awards for Best Presentations by Young Investigators

European DNA Day Contest

Closing Address

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