Annual Retreat 2013

April 2013 Section on Statistical Genetics (SSG) One-day Retreat
(4/19, 2013)

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Birmingham Botanical Gardens
2612 Lane Park Road
Birmingham, AL 35223
(205) 414-3950

Web site: http://www.bbgardens.org
Directions: http://bbgardens.org/directions.php
Garden Map: http://www.bbgardens.org/documents/mapforweb.pdf

Directions from downtown Birmingham area: (Google Maps)
Take University Blvd (8th Ave S) to Hwy. 280/31 and travel East/South. Continue on 280/31 until exiting at the 280 E exit to Sylacauga. After descending the ramp look to your right and you will see a sign that says Mountain Brook Zoo/Garden; come off at that exit. At the 1st traffic light make a left and take an immediate right at the fork in the road onto Lane Park Road. Travel 1/4 mile and you will see the entrance to The Gardens on your left.

 

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Friday 4/19/13
Ireland Room
 
Time Topic Time Speakers
8:15 AM Welcome & Coffee
8:30 AM Scientific Session I 8:30-8:50 1. Bertha Hidalgo PhD, MPH
8:55-9:15 2. Curtis Holliman, PhD
9:20-9:40 3. Mike Sandel, PhD
9:45-10:05 4. Jacqueline Harris, PhD
10:05-10:15 Break
10:15-10:35 5. Jason Guichard, MD, PhD
10:40-11:00 6. John Dawson, PhD
11:05-11:25 7. Samantha Seals
11:35 AM Lunch & Big Picture Meeting Hemant Tiwari, PhD - Section Head
1:05 PM Break-out sessions & walk around the Gardens   Group 1:  Faculty
Group 2:  Fellows
Group 3:  Students
Group 4:  Programmers
Group 5:  Staff
2:00 PM Scientific Session II 2:00-2:20 1. Brandon George
2:25-2:45 2. Matthew Loop
2:45-2:55 Break
2:55-3:15 3. Peng Li
3:20-3:40 4. Guodong Wu
5:00 PM Garden closes