Genomic & Precision Medicine Forum

Spring 2022

Bruce R. Korf, MD, PhD
Associate Dean for Genomic Medicine, UAB School of Medicine
Chief Genomics Officer, UAB Medicine
Wayne H. And Sara Crews Finley Endowed Chair in Medical Genetics
University of Alabama at Birmingham
“UAB Genomic Medicine”
January 13, 2022; 12 p.m. EST on Zoom
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Stuart Sealfon, MD
Glickenhaus Family Professor of Neurology
Director Center for Advanced Research on Diagnostic Assays (CARDA) 
Chairman Emeritus Department of Neurology
Mount Sinai Health System
Professor of Neurobiology and Pharmacological Science
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
"Adventures in Multiomics Diagnostic Signature Development"
January 27, 2022 at 12 p.m. EST on Zoom
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Liz Cirulli, PhD
Principal Scientist
Helix
"Using positive predictive value and novel analysis techniques to identify genes to include in genetic screening programs"
February 10, 2022; 12 p.m. EST on Zoom
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William E. Kraus, MD         
Richard and Pat Johnson University Distinguished Professor
Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), Department of Medicine
Duke University School of Medicine
"Components of Personalized Lifestyle Medicine with a Focus on Physical Activity"
February 24, 2022; 12 p.m. EST on Zoom
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Rahul Deo, MD, PhD
Chief Medical Officer
Atman Health
"Finding Needles in a Haystack: Automating Patient Identification by having Computers Interpret Images and Read Notes"
March 10, 2022; 12 p.m. EST on Zoom
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Deepak Voora, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), Department of Medicine
Duke Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine
Duke University School of Medicine
“Molecular Signatures of the Response to Antiplatelet Therapy”
March 24, 2022; 12 p.m. EST on Zoom
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Jeanette McCarthy, MPH, PhD
VP of Precision Medicine, Fabric Genomics
Founder, Precision Medicine Advisors
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Community and Family Medicine
Duke Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine
Duke University School of Medicine
"A Universal AI-based Whole Genome Sequencing Solution for Genetic Screening and Diagnosis"
April 14, 2022; 12 p.m. EST on Zoom
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Samira Musah, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Medicine (Nephrology) and Cell Biology
Duke University School of Medicine
Pratt School of Engineering
Affiliate of the Regeneration Next Initiative
Duke MEDx Investigator
"Integrating stem cell and microchip technologies to model and uncover human disease mechanisms"
April 28, 2022; 12 p.m. EST on Zoom
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Katherine Collins, PhD
First-year Postdoctoral Fellow, Genomic Medicine Research Trainee (T32)
Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Duke University School of Medicine
"Genetic and Molecular Determinants Associated with Dropout from and Adherence to Lifestyle Interventions"

Nathan Hawkey, MD
First-year Postdoctoral Fellow, Genomic Medicine Research Trainee (T32)
Fellow, Hematology-Oncology
Duke University School of Medicine
"AR-pathway-inhibitor resistant prostate cancer: A Systems Biology Approach"

May 12, 2022; 12 p.m. EST on Zoom
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Sarah Heston, MD
Second-year Postdoctoral Fellow, Genomic Medicine Research Trainee (T32)
Fellow, Advanced Research Training Program, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Duke University School of Medicine
"Effects of Antibiotic Exposures on the Gut Resistome after Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Children"

Nathan Bihlmeyer, PhD
Second-year Postdoctoral Fellow, Genomic Medicine Research Trainee (T32)
Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Duke University School of Medicine
"Pediatrics and proteins: Unique biology of children undergoing obesity intervention and association to cardiovascular health"

May 26, 2022; 12 p.m. EST on Zoom
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If you have questions or would like to recommend a future speaker, please email Ryanne Wu, Center for Precision Medicine faculty lead for the forum series. Currently all forum sessions are taking place on Zoom.