Charlie Wray, Ph.D.

Director of Courses and ConferencesThe Jackson Laboratory

Charlie has over 20 years of educational and research experience across a range of topics in genetics and genomics. At JAX he is innovating existing courses through addition of blended content, launching new programs and running a multi-state teacher professional development program. Charlie received a B.A. from Amherst College and his Ph.D. from Yale University; he was a post-doctoral fellow at UCLA and UC Berkeley.

Sessions
Jun 25 8:00 AM Introductions and Grand Overview of the course Participant introductions and overview of course goals and aims.  This session provides an overview of three course strands: molecular genetics, bioinformatics, and ethical, legal, social issues in genetics.
Jun 25 5:30 PM Debrief and homework assigned Debrief of the day's activities; prep for tomorrow.
Jun 26 4:30 PM Debrief and homework assigned Debrief of the day's activities; prep for tomorrow.
Jun 27 4:30 PM The Short Read Sequencing Game!
Jun 27 5:30 PM Debrief
Jun 28 8:00 AM Bioinformatics 4 Sequence and Genotype Analysis