Upcoming Dissertation Defense Seminars

DMS Students and Faculty are invited to attend the virtual dissertation defense seminars listed below. For Zoom links to seminars, please log in to https://projects.iq.harvard.edu/dmsdefenses with your Harvard Key.



Braden Thomas Tierney

Towards robust hypothesis generation in the human microbiome using data-driven discovery


Monday, May 17, 2021 at 11:30 AM


Advisor: Chirag Patel
Biological and Biomedical Sciences



Prasidda Khadka

Genomic drivers of distinct pediatric brain tumors: diffuse midline gliomas and adamantinomatous craniopharyngiomas


Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 11:00 AM


Advisor: Rameen Beroukhim
Biological and Biomedical Sciences



Sam Spenser Sharpe Freeman

Approaches for understanding relationships between cancer genomes and clinical cancer features


Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 1:00 PM


Advisor: Gad Getz
Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics


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Previous Dissertations

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