Quantitative Genetics

Course ID Course Name Instructor Semester Time | Day
HGEN 619 Quantitative Genetics Hermine Maes Fall 9:00-12:00 | T

The effects of genes and environment on complex human traits with emphasis on: Genetic architecture and evolution; non-genetic inheritance; mate selection; developmental change; sex-effects; genotype-environment interaction; resolving cause from effect; design of genetic studies, statistical methods and computer algorithms for genetic data analysis. Applications in R and OpenMx.

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

Schedule for HGEN 619

August thru December || Tue 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Course Instructor

Hermine Maes, Ph.D.

Hermine Maes, Ph.D.

Hermine Maes
Associate Professor
My research focuses on understanding the etiology and trajectories of tobacco use and abuse using meta-analyses of adolescent tobacco use data, as well as heterogeneity, developmental, survival and twin-parent analyses