NY Population Genomics Workshop 2018 
Fourth NYA Population Genomics Workshop
January 10, 2018 - Wednesday
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Abstract Deadline: Wednesday - November 29, 2017
Registration Deadline: Tuesday - January 2, 2018


Casey Brown, University of Pennsylvania 
Barbara Engelhardt, Princeton University
Joseph Pickrell, Gencove.com
Molly Przeworski, Columbia University
Matt Rockman, New York University
Adam Siepel, Simons Center for Quantitative Biology/CSHL

This will be a one-day workshop on the general topic of Population Genetics for researchers in the New York Tri-State area. This is the fourth annual meeting of this kind.  Previous workshops were held at the New York Genome Center, Princeton University, and Columbia University.

The program will consist of two 30-minute Keynote Lectures and several shorter talks selected from abstracts. The day will be rounded out by a Luncheon (vegetarian and Kosher options available).  Wine & Cheese Reception immediately following the meeting.

The meeting program will be available January 5th.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:
Eimear Kenney, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Joshua Akey, Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University

Registration and Abstracts:

Registration: Begins on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 and is free, but registration is required. Registration includes Lunch & Reception. Click here to register.

Meeting: Starts at 9:00am and concludes at 6:00pm with a reception immediately following.

Travel: Participants will be responsible for their own travel. Free shuttle service will be provided from the LIRR Syosset Train Station to and from the meeting along with immediately following the social event.

November 29, 2017 - Abstract deadline

January 2, 2018 - Registration deadline

Register here

All researchers in the New York Tri-State Area are invited to attend, including:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Brookhaven National Laboratory
City University of New York
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Columbia University
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York Genome Center
New York University
Northwell Health
Princeton University
Rockefeller University
Rutgers University
Simons Center for Data Analysis
Simons Foundation
SUNY Stony Brook
Temple University
University of Pennsylvania
Weill Cornell Medicine
Yale University
Yeshiva University

Abstracts must be submitted electronically by the abstract deadline (November 29th). Selection of material for a poster presentation will be made by the organizers; submitters will be notified of their status approximately one-month prior to the meeting. We especially encourage students and postdoctoral associates to submit abstracts for presentation.

We look forward to seeing you at Cold Spring Harbor in January.

This meeting is supported by funds provided by the Simons Center for Quantitative Biology at CSHL.

All questions pertaining to registration, abstract submission, or any other matters may be directed to nypg18@cshl.edu