All Events

Apr 24

Public Reception: UCSC STEM Postdoc Assoc. Symposium

Michael Rosbash
2017 Nobel Prize in Medicine; Director of the Brandeis National Center for Behavioral Genomics

Interested in learning about cutting-edge research at UC Santa Cruz? Join us for a FREE public post reception designed to communicate the amazing research we do at UC Santa Cruz to the community!Come enjoy free food, learn about (and present your own) amazing science, and interact with... Read More

Apr 22

Clinical Genomics from Conception through Senescence

Aleks Rajkovic MD, PhD
Chief Genomics Officer

  Rapid progress in genomic medicine in recent years has made it possible to diagnose subtle genetic abnormalities in a clinical setting on routine basis. This has allowed for detailed genotype-phenotype correlations and the identification of the genetic basis of many congenital anomalies.... Read More

Apr 20

"No Really, What Percentage Are You?" Race, Identity & Genetic Ancestry Testing

Russ Corbett-Detig, Ed Green
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor

Direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing services such as 23andMe and are rapidly becoming a cultural touchstone, a mainstream phenomenon with significant implications for common notions of race and ethnicity, personal and social identity. Our public event will explore the promises and... Read More