Beyond DNA Sequencing: Emerging Challenges in Quantitative Genomic Analysis

Philadelphia, May 29, 2015

The Center for Genetics and Complex Traits (CGACT) of the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania will hold a Symposium on Advances in Genomics, Epidemiology and Statistics (SAGES) (previously MAGES Conference) on May 29, 2015.


  • Richard Bonneau, New York University
  • Nancy Cox, Vanderbilt University
  • Eleazar Eskin, University of California Los Angeles
  • Hongkai Ji, Johns Hopkins University
  • Mingyao Li, University of Pennsylvania
  • Xihong Lin, Harvard University
  • Stephen Montgomery, Stanford University
  • Jianxin Shi, National Cancer Institute

Organizing Committee:

  • Marcella Devoto, Chair, University of Pennsylvania, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Joan Bailey-Wilson, National Human Genome Research Institute
  • Iuliana Ionita-Laza, Columbia University
  • Peter Kanetsky, Moffitt Cancer Center
  • Hongzhe Li, University of Pennsylvania
  • Nandita Mitra, University of Pennsylvania
  • Adam Naj, University of Pennsylvania
  • Timothy Rebbeck, University of Pennsylvania
  • Ingo Ruczinski, Johns Hopkins University

Funding for this conference was made possible in part by grant no. 1 R13 HG007809-01A1 from the National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences and National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention by trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

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