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AMD Symposium: Public Health Genomics 101

posted May 20, 2019, 1:50 PM by Anna Cronenwett   [ updated May 20, 2019, 1:52 PM ]
May 23, 2019  

Room 1655, U-M Public Health I (1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109)

Sponsored by Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Laboratories, and MAC-EPID

Tentative Agenda

8:00am  Welcome  - Marty Soehnlen, PhD, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Laboratories

              CDC Office of Advanced Molecular Detection - Nathelia Barnes, DHSc, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

9:00am  Regional State Round Table

9:45am  Break

10:00am The Chemistry of AMD – Rebecca Kramer and Kevin Rodeman, MDHHS

11:00am  Phylogenetics – Sebasian Zoellner, PhD, University of Michigan

12:00pm  Lunch

1:00pm  Bioinformatics – Kelsey Florek, PhD, Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene

2:00pm  Core Genome Basics / MLST – Heather Blankenship, PhD Candidate, Michigan State University

2:30pm  Break

2:45pm  Validation Strategies – Cassandra Campion, MS, Indiana State Department of Health and Keoni Omura, Ohio Dept. of Health

3:30pm  Using Information for Public Health Action – Mary-Grace Brandt, PhD, MDHHS; Karim George, Kentucky Dept. of Health

4:00pm  Closeout: Next Steps

4:30pm  Adjourn