Seventh H3Africa Consortium Meeting

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                                           Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington DC, USA

                                     Agenda

Seventh H3Africa Consortium Meeting
Washington DC, Omni  Shoreham Hotel

Dates

Sessions

4-9 October

Proteomics Workshop J Craig Venter Institute 

Friday

9 October

H3Africa-ASHG SatelliteSession

Saturday

10 October

TravelDay

Sunday

11 October

ECTWG

Session

CVD/SCD

Meetings

Manuscript Writing Workshop

Genome Analysis Workshop

Monday

12 October

Working Group Sessions

Tuesday

13 October

Principal Investigators’ Project Presentations (NIH Campus, Bethseda)

Wednesday

14 October

Special Interest Group

NIH

Labs/Technology TransferSessions

NCI

BiorepositoryTour

CVD

MeetingNIH Campus

NIH

Community Engagement

 

Meetingsat

     

Workshop

 

NIHCampus

       

 

Baltimore  Convention Centre, Baltimore MD 
Friday 9th October 2015

H3Africa/ASHG  Satellite Session 

Chair: Eric Green

 

(http://www.ashg.org/2015meeting/)

 

12:45-13:05

Genomic and environmental risk factors for cardiometabolic diseases in Africans (AWI-GEN)  
Michele Ramsay

13:05-13:20

Indigenous Linguistic and Cultural Concepts of  Heritability and Comprehension of Genomics Research in Africa (INDIGENE) Study  
Clement Adebamowo

13:20-13:35

Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa) Kidney Disease Research Network

Dwomoa Adu

13:35-13:50

TrypanoGEN: an Integrated Approach to theIdentification of Genetic Determinants of Susceptibility to Trypanosomiasis

Christiane Hertz-Fowler

13:50-14:05

The Genomics of Schizophrenia in the South African Xhosa People (SAX) study Raj Ramesar

14:05-14:10

Ethical issues in the H3Africa Consortium – experiences from the H3A Working Group on Ethics    Jantina de Vries

Watch the H3Africa Project Presentations at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD as part of the Seventh H3Africa Consortium Meeting and Panel Discussion: H3Africa Fellows and NIH Scientists 13 October 2015 here!