Advanced Human Genetics

Course ID Course Name Instructor Semester Time | Day
HGEN 502 Advanced Human Genetics Brien Riley Spring 2:30-3:50 | TR

Prerequisite: HGEN 501 or equivalent. For human genetics graduate students only. A comprehensive study of the principles of specific areas in human genetics. Explores topics including quantitative genetics, genetic epidemiology, gene mapping, animal models, the characterization of complex disease, diagnostic testing and genetic counseling.

Terms: Spring | Credits: 3 | Grading: A-F

Schedule for HGEN 502

January thru May || Tue, Thu 2:30 PM – 3:50 PM

Course Instructor

Brien Riley, Ph.D.

Brien Riley, Ph.D.

Brien Riley
Associate Professor
My research studies common and rare genetic variation by genome-wide association studies (GWAS) and sequencing to identify risk loci for psychiatric conditions, including schizophrenia, and alcohol dependence.