Center for the Study of IBD

Each summer, the Center for the Study of Inflammatory Bowel Disease offers a course for CSIBD members as well as their staff and trainees. Registration is now open for the 2015 course, "Current Techniques in Molecular Genetics."

 


The 25th Annual MGH/BIDMC CSIBD Summer Course

Current Techniques in Molecular Genetics

Monday, July 20 through Friday, July 31, 2015

Massachusetts General Hospital, Main Campus, 55 Fruit Street

O'Keefe Auditorium

 

Lecture Title

Lecturer

Date

Time

Opening Remarks and Welcome

Hans-Christian Reinecker, MD

Monday 7/20

8:30 AM

High-Resolution Functional Profiling and Multi’omic Integration in the Human Microbiome

Curtis Huttenhower, PhD

Monday 7/20

9:00 AM

Epigenetics 101: Basic Theory and Lab Techniques

Kate Jeffrey, PhD

Wednesday 7/22

1:00 PM

Introduction to Applications of C. elegans to Biomedical Research

Javier Irazoqui, PhD

Wednesday 7/22

2:00 PM

Gene Discovery

Mark Daly, PhD

Friday 7/24

8:00 AM

Bioinformatics and Integrative Systems Approaches

Aylwin Ng, PhD

Friday 7/24

9:00 AM

Gene Targeting Strategies in Mice

Hans-Christian Reinecker, MD

Monday 7/27

8:00 AM

Targeted Genome Editing Using CRISPR-Cas9 Nucleases

Keith Joung, MD, PhD

Monday 7/27

9:00 AM

Detection of Protein Expression by Immunocytochemistry

Sylvie Breton, PhD

Wednesday 7/29

1:00 PM

Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells and Cellular Reprogramming

Michael Choi, MD

Wednesday 7/29

3:00 PM

RNAi-Mediated Screening as a Tool for Drug Discovery

Dahlene Fusco, MD, PhD

Friday 7/31

8:00 AM

Structure, Function and Detection of Noncoding RNAs 

Alan Mullen, MD, PhD

Friday 7/31

9:00 AM


The course is open to all fellows, students, house officers, research staff and faculty of all Harvard-affiliated institutions and institutions associated with the CSIBD. There is no charge for the course. However, all participants must register by sending an e-mail with the subject heading “Current Techniques in Molecular Genetics 2015” to Elizabeth Creasey at ecreasey@partners.org. Please include the following in the text of the email: your name, your institution/department, your laboratory (PI’s name), your telephone number and your email address.

 

Sponsored by the NIH/NIDDK-Supported

Center for the Study of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Hans-Christian Reinecker, Course Director

 

www.massgeneral.org/csibd