Fridays, 12:30-1:30pm, Austrian Auditorium CRB
A weekly seminar series in which graduate students and postdoctoral fellows present formal 30-minute talks on their current research. All GGR students and GEN-TG trainees are required to speak annually.
Mondays, 12:15-1:15pm, BRB Auditorium
A weekly seminar series that features prominent speakers from outside of UPenn. Interested students and postdocs can sign up to have lunch with the speaker.
This annual Spring lecture brings a renowned geneticist to speak on campus. Interested students and postdocs can sign up to have lunch with the speaker.
This annual Fall symposium focuses on a different area of Genetics each year and features both faculty and student speakers, and presentation of the Tom Kadesch Prize in Genetics.
Genetics Final Friday socials (“FFF”)
Final Friday of the month, 4:30-6pm, 302 CRB
A monthly happy hour and dinner organized by GGR 3rd year students.
Thursdays, 12-1pm, 302 CRB
A bi-weekly journal club covering recent papers in human genetics and genomics.
Tuesdays, 11am-noon, 235 Blockley
A bi-weekly journal club covering recent papers in epidemiology and statistical genetics
The annual Genetics Career Forum brings back alumni and other guests to tell students about career opportunities relevant to Genetics PhDs.