Iowa Institute of Human Genetics

  • Graduate Education

    Bioinformatics Short Course

    A short course focusing on the most popular next-generation sequencing platforms, the Galaxy framework, and analyzing of data.

    Biosciences Program

    The Biosciences Program is a multidisciplinary entry program for 17 PhD degree granting programs at The University of Iowa. The Biosciences Program provides students the flexibility of investigating several disciplines including biomedical and basic sciences prior to affiliating with a specific degree program.

    Careers in Bioinformatics and Big Data Information Session

    These information sessions allows students to discover careers specifically related to the handling and processing of large data sets created by personalized genomic medicine.

    Careers in Human Genetics Information Day

    Interested in genetics as a possible career field? Careers in Human Genetics Information Day exposes students to careers in the field with the opportunity for discussion with university faculty and staff.

    How to Draw a Family Tree (Pedigree)

    Learn how to draw a pedigree depicting family history and genetic information.

    IIHG Seminars

    The IIHG hosts seminars related to human genetics throughout the year. These events are open to the general public.

    Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Informatics

    With over 100 faculty from more than 40 collegiate programs and departments, our students create a flexible curriculum based on individual interests & goals, while learning alongside nationally-recognized faculty in our world-renowned research programs.

    Interdisciplinary PhD Program in Genetics

    The Interdisciplinary PhD Program in Genetics seeks to train students in the fronteirs of genetics research and develop leaders that meet the upcoming challenges in the dynamic field. The program includes 60 faculty members from 18 departments in four colleges at The University of Iowa.

    Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)

    The Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) provides training for both the MD and PhD degrees in an environment that integrates graduate research training with clinical studies.

    Topics in Human Genetics Short Course

    A short course available to provide persons familiar with genetics an overview of gene identification, molecular genetics, complex disease, next generation sequencing and personalized genetic medicine.

    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

    Students at the Carver College of Medicine are educated in an atmosphere of scholarship, humanism, and mutual respect, as well as fostering the ability to manage the changing scientific and technological information so necessary in today's world.

    University of Iowa Graduate College

    The UI Graduate College offers a wide variety of graduate study, certificate and summer undergraduate studies.