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Tentative Schedule of Events

10:15-10:40 AM Development and Implementation of Diagnostic Testing for Personalized Genetic Medicine

M. Adela Mansilla, PhD
Research Scientist, Clinical Division
10:40-10:50 AM Break
10:50-11:20 AM What is Bioinformatics?
Michael Chimenti, PhD
Director, Bioinformatics Division 
11:20-11:50 AM     Putting the Rarin' into Health Sciences Librarian: The Role of Librarians in Research, Clinical Practice, Medical Education, and Public Health

Liz Kiscaden, MLIS, AHIP
Associate Director, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Midwest Regional Office
University of Iowa
12:00-1:00 PM Panel Discussion and Lunch     
1:00-1:15   Break and Travel to Sequencing Facility
1:15-1:45 PM Managing a DNA Sequencing Facility and Facility Tour 

Kevin Knudtson, PhD
Director, DNA Facility
1:45-2:05 PM

Odyssey Timeline

Colleen Campbell, PhD, MS, LGC

2:05-2:10        Travel back to seminar room

Becoming a Genetic Counselor - What's Detasseling Got to do With It?

Kendra Schaa, MSc, LGC
Genetic Counselor, University of Iowa Hostpitals and Clinics

2:50-3:00 Break
3:00-3:30 Pharmacogenomic Exercise
3:30-4:00 Guest speaker
4:00-4:15 Wrap up and survey