SEGEG-Centre joint meeting: Omics Analyses for Understanding Complex Disease Aetiology

Start date: 
29 Nov, 2017
Anthony de Rothschild LT
Imperial College London-
Medical School building, St Mary’s campus (Paddington)
Norfolk Place
W2 1PG
United Kingdom
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The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Imperial College is organizing the next South of England Genetic Epidemiology Group (SEGEG) meeting jointly with the MRC-PHE Centre for Environment and Health, to be held on Wednesday 29th November 2017 from 13:00-17:00 at Imperial’s St Mary’s campus (Paddington). The meeting is entitled: “Omics Analyses for Understanding Complex Disease Aetiology”.

The event is free to attend, but please register via Eventbrite to give us an idea of numbers.


Preliminary schedule is as follow (please note that there may be slight changes in the final schedule):

  • Reception & Welcome 
  • Professor Jonathan Mill - (Epi)genomic trajectories to complex disease: integrating genetics, development and the environment
  • Professor Gunter Schumann - Developing Predictors and Neurobehavioural Phenotypes for Externalising Disorders using Neuroimaging and Omics
  • Coffee Break
  • Dr Borbala Mifsud - Epigenomics in Understanding the Effect of Non-coding Variants
  • Dr Raha Pazoki - Genetic Predisposition to High Blood Pressure and Lifestyle Factors: Associations with Midlife Blood Pressure Levels and Cardiovascular Events