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Fall 2023 Seminars

The Social Genomics research group will meet weekly Tuesdays from 1:45-3:00pm during the 2023 fall semester (unless otherwise noted below). Meetings will be held in 1328 Sterling Hall (475 N Charter St, Madison, WI 53706) and/or virtually. Please contact Grace Herndon ( for meeting details.

September 12th, 2023 Yuchang Wu  Pervasive biases in GWAS using parental history of Alzheimer’s disease as a proxy phenotype
September 19th, 2023 Zijie Zhao Efficient control of genetic confounding effects in outcome-exposure association studies
September 26th, 2023 Jiacheng Miao Reimagining the GWAS for imputed phenotype
October 3rd, 2023 Qiongshi Lu Genetics of attractiveness in the marriage market
October 10th, 2023 Dora Costa* (DemSem from 12:15pm-1:30pm in 8417 Sewell) The Economy, the Ghost in Your Gene, and the Escape from Premature Mortality
October 17th, 2023
October 24th, 2023 Yixuan Wu TBA
October 31st, 2023
November 7th, 2023
November 14th, 2023
November 21st, 2023
November 28th, 2023 Justin Wolter TBA
December 5th, 2023
December 12th, 2023

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Please email ISG’s Communications Specialist, Grace Herndon, at for assistance.

Event Archive

For information on past meetings and events sponsored by the Initiative in Social Genomics, click on the following links to view a list of Presentations and a collection of Videos.