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Fall 2022 Seminars

The Social Genomics research group will meet weekly from 9:00-10:30 AM on Thursdays during the 2022 fall semester. Meetings will be held in 1328 Sterling Hall and/or virtually. Please contact Sherry Huhn ( for meeting details.


September 15, 2022 Introductions and Updates
October 6, 2022 Nichola Barban (University of Bologna) Gene-Environment Effects on Female Fertility (tentative)
Friday, October 14, 2022 (Afternoon) Hilldale Lecture in the Biological Sciences:
Molly Przeworski (Columbia)
Wisconsin Idea Room, School of Education
Why Do Germline Mutation Rates Depend on Sex and Age?
October 20, 2022 Lauren Schmitz and Qiongshi Lu

Sterling Hall

Research updates from Lu and Schmitz
November 3, 2022 Zhongxuan Sun – virtual Biases in GWAS of the family history of illnesses in the UK Biobank
November 17, 2022 Eirini Marouli (Queen Mary University London); virtual Cause or Effect? Bioinformatics and the Interplay between genetics and disease
December 1, 2022 Anna Docherty (University of Utah); virtual Genetics of suicide phenotypes
December 8, 2022 Jiacheng Miao  
December 15, 2022 Yao Fu  

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Please email ISG’s Research Administrator, Sherry Huhn, 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.