Past Event

Systems Genetics of Human Functional Variation

April 7, 2022
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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In partnership with Institut Pasteur Tunis, CGC Tunis hosts a team of prominent geneticists to conduct a class on human genetics.

For our twelfth lecture, We will be pleased to host Dr. Youssef Idaghdour TO discuss Systems Genetics of Human Functional Variation.

Dr. Youssef Idaghdour is an Assistant Professor of Biology and Co-Principal Investigator of the Public Health Research Center at New York University Abu Dhabi. Dr. Idaghdour received a Ph.D. in Genetics at North Carolina State University under a Fulbright Fellowship. He was awarded a Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship and worked on population and cohort studies including the International 1000 Genomes project and the CARTaGENE public health biobank project in Canada. Dr. Idaghdour established a research program on population and medical genomics of complex traits in Morocco, the UAE and West Africa. His research group uses quantitative, population and statistical genetic approaches to analyze multi-omics high-dimensional datasets.