Master Class: Advances in Genomics Research

In this Master Class, timely topics in genomics research will be addressed. Four renowned researchers will address the latest developments in epigenetics, forensic genomics, personalized medicine, whole genome sequencing, and new genetic variants.

Moderator André Uitterlinden

Moderator André Uitterlinden

Master Classes 2014 to be announced

  • Peter-de-Knijff

    Monday August 19, 2013

    The future of forensic genetics

    Prof. Peter de Knijff
    Professor in population genetics and evolutionary genetics
    Head Forensic Laboratory for DNA research, LUMC,  Leiden University Medical Center
    The Netherlands

  • JorisVeltman

    Tuesday August 20, 2013

    NGS in the clinic

    Prof. Joris Veltman
    Professor in Translational Genomics, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen
    The Netherlands

  • Stuart-Ralston

    Wednesday August 21, 2013

    Genetics of Bone disease – what have we learned and is it useful

    Prof. Stuart Ralston
    Professor of Rheumatology 
Arthritis Research UK
    Molecular Medicine Centre
    Western General Hospital,  Edinburgh, UK

  • Paul-OToole

    Thursday August 22, 2013

    Role of the human microbiome in health, disease and healthy aging

    Prof. Paul O’Toole
    Professor of Microbial Genomics, University College Cork, Ireland

Admission is free, without registrationm for:

  • Participants ESP 2014
  • Students NIHES programmes
  • Employees Erasmus MC
  • Public at large


Course code:
ESP63

Faculty: André Uitterlinden

Date: August 18 – 21, 2014

Time: 16:00 – 17:00

Course days: Monday to Thursday

Location: Erasmus MC, Education Center

No course material.