European Mathematical Genetics Meeting 2020

16 April, 2020 - 17 April, 2020

Génopode, Quartier UNIL-Sorge, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

General Information

EMGM focusses on key areas of statistical genetics and genetic epidemiology: population genetics, complex trait genetics, causal inference, trait prediction and personalised health, omics (as biomarkers), imputation / fine-mapping / rare variants, gene-, tissue- and pathway-enrichment, family-based data, multi-trait methods, etc.

A one-day workshop will be given by Jack Bowden April 15th on Mendelian randomisation, presenting the theory and accompanied by practical exercises, from the basic concepts of causality to state-of-the-art methods.

For more information and to register please follow this link

Abstracts can be submitted by following this link, deadline is 18th February 2020

For more information contact: emgm2020@unil.ch

 

Meeting organisers:

Zoltán Kutalik

Matthew Robinson

Speakers:

Aurélie Labbe – HEC, Montreal, Canada

Bogdan Pasaniuc – University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Jack Bowden – University of Exeter, UK

Tim Frayling – University of Exeter, UK

Jim Wilson – University of Edinburgh, UK