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Andrew Morgan, PhD, Awarded 2018 Dean’s Distinguished Dissertation Award

Andrew Morgan, PhD, Awarded 2018 Dean’s Distinguished Dissertation Award

Congratulations to Andrew Morgan, PhD for being awarded the Dean’s Distinguished Dissertation Award in the area of Biological and Life Sciences from The Graduate School at UNC. Andrew is a recent graduate of the Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Curriculum.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Jan. 28 – Feb. 10, 2018

Department of Genetics Publications for Jan. 28 – Feb. 10, 2018

Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published eleven papers during Jan. 28-Feb. 10, 2018.

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UNC Department of Genetics Schedules Faculty Winter Retreat

UNC Department of Genetics Schedules Faculty Winter Retreat

The UNC Department of Genetics will host a Faculty Winter Retreat on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 from 9am until 4pm. The retreat will be held at the Rizzo Center in Chapel Hill.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Jan. 14-27, 2018

Department of Genetics Publications for Jan. 14-27, 2018

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published four papers during Jan. 14-27, 2018.

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Fernando Pardo Manuel de Villena named Chair of UNC Department of Genetics

Fernando Pardo Manuel de Villena named Chair of UNC Department of Genetics

Fernando Pardo Manuel de Villena, PhD, has been appointed Chair of the UNC Department of Genetics. He will officially begin in his new role on March 1, subject to confirmation by the necessary UNC system entities. Pardo Manuel de Villena has served as Interim Chair since July of 2016.

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UNC Genetics faculty recognized for highly cited research

UNC Genetics faculty recognized for highly cited research

Eleven UNC School of Medicine faculty members were named as highly cited researchers in the annual Thomas Reuters list. Three UNC Department of Genetics faculty recognized.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Jan. 1-13, 2018

Department of Genetics Publications for Jan. 1-13, 2018

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published four papers during the first two weeks of 2018.

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CoreBiome Bolsters Its Board of Directors with the Addition of Daniel Pomp, PhD, Professor - Departments of Genetics and Nutrition

CoreBiome Bolsters Its Board of Directors with the Addition of Daniel Pomp, PhD, Professor - Departments of Genetics and Nutrition

CoreBiome, a genomic platform company that is transforming microbiome innovation with proprietary laboratory methods and big-data analytics, announced the appointment of Dr. Daniel Pomp to its Board of Directors.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Dec. 10-30, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Dec. 10-30, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published twenty-two papers during the final three weeks of December 2017.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Nov. 26 – Dec. 9, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Nov. 26 – Dec. 9, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published ten papers during Nov. 26-Dec. 9, 2017.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Nov. 12-25, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Nov. 12-25, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published thirteen papers during Nov. 12-25, 2017.

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Podcast with James Evans

Podcast with James Evans

James Evans, MD, PhD, was featured in last week's episode of "Well Said", a podcast hosted by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The topic explored predictive genetic testing and its impact on doctors and patients.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 29 – Nov. 11, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 29 – Nov. 11, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published seven papers during the first two weeks of November 2017.

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Genetic Counselor Awareness Day: November 9, 2017

Genetic Counselor Awareness Day: November 9, 2017

November 9th marks the first ever Genetic Counselor Awareness Day. Help us celebrate by learning more about this growing profession and some fun facts about your Department of Genetics colleagues.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 15-28, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 15-28, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published fifteen papers during the last two weeks of October 2017.

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Department of Genetics Hosts Fall Festival

Department of Genetics Hosts Fall Festival

The Department of Genetics, the Curriculum in Genetics and Molecular Biology (GMB) and the Curriculum in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BCB) hosted the first annual Fall Festival for all affiliated faculty, staff and students.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 1-14, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 1-14, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published twelve papers during the first two weeks of October 2017.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Sept. 17-30, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Sept. 17-30, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published fourteen papers between September 17-30, 2017.

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