HudsonAlpha Research Seminars

The HudsonAlpha Research Seminars bring together experts in genetics, genomics, biotechnology, bioinformatics, medicine and immunology for free, public presentations and debate among the scientific community. The seminars also provide valuable academic learning and discussion opportunities for scientists training in labs at HudsonAlpha and at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Seminars are hosted by researchers at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology from October through May.

Upcoming Research Seminars

For more information about HudsonAlpha Seminars, please contact Kathy Rader at

Toby Bloom, PhD
Deputy Scientific Director, Informatics
New York Genome Center

12-1 pm, HudsonAlpha Auditorium

Host: Liz Worthey, PhD

Sara J. Knight, PhD
Professor, Division of Preventive Medicine
School of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham

12-1 pm, HudsonAlpha Auditorium

Host: Greg Barsh, MD, PhD

Patrick Brown, PhD 
Associate Professor
Department of Plant Sciences
University of California, Davis

12-1 pm, HudsonAlpha Auditorium

Host: Kankshita Swaminathan, PhD

Research Seminars News

March 19, 2018
Please join us on Wednesday, March 21, at noon in the HudsonAlpha auditorium for a HudsonAlpha Research Seminar. Toby Bloom, PhD, of the New York Genome Center will give a talk titled “Data Sharing to Support Genomic Medic...
February 22, 2018
The HudsonAlpha Research Seminars featured University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) scientist Stanley Nelson, MD, on February 21. Dr. Nelson presented “Genomic technology impact on clinical care and insights for therapeut...
February 12, 2018
Leslie Lyons, PhD, of the University of Missouri in Columbia, Mo., will presented “Cat genomes and their biomedical models” at a HudsonAlpha Research Seminar on February 14. Dr. Leslie Lyons was trained in human geneti...


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