CEM Seminar Featuring CEM Postdoctoral Fellows Alexandra Greenwald and Heini Natri
Life Sciences C 202
Sep 20 2018 - 12:00pm
In this special seminar the postdoctoral fellows within the Center for Evolution and Medicine will explain their research and the connection it has to evolutionary medicine.
Alexandra Greenwald is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Evolution and Medicine. Her expertise is in bioarchaeology and evolutionary anthropology, and her research focuses on breastfeeding and weaning behavior in ancient human populations. She will be giving a talk on 'Evolutionary Insights into Breastfeeding from Archaeological Populations'.
Heini Natri is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Evolution and Medicine interested in genetic and regulatory mechanisms underlying cancer susceptibility. She will be giving a talk on 'Genetic effects on gene expression and survival in patients with multiple myeloma'.