Upcoming Events

Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 6:00pm to Thursday, March 3, 2022 - 8:00pm
Friday, February 4, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Rohan Fernando

Title: On Gianola's deconstruction of "genetic architecture"

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542 

Friday, February 4, 2022 - 3:20pm to 4:10pm

Speaker: Sarah Pearce

Affiliation: USDA

Title: Current aspects of the intestinal barrier, its interactions, and techniques to assess intestinal permeability

Friday, February 11, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Sue Lamont

Title: Avian embryo sex identification technologies

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, February 18, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Jack Dekkers

Title: Genetic improvement of disease resilience in pigs

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, February 25, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Luke Kramer, Postdoc, Iowa State University

Title: Large-scale eQTL analysis based on gene expression in blood of young healthy pigs

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, February 25, 2022 - 3:20pm to 4:10pm

Location: Ensminger Room

Speaker: Jodi McGill

Affiliation: Iowa State University, Vet Microbiology & Preventive Medicine

Title: Nonantibiotic strategies to promote resistance to bovine respiratory disease in calves

Friday, March 4, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Esinam Nancy Amuzu-Aweh, University of Ghana

Title: Genetic architecture of body weight and carcass traits in Ghanaian local chickens

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, March 4, 2022 - 3:20pm to 4:10pm
Friday, March 11, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Nick Boddicker, Mayo Clinic

Title: Opportunities Await: From Animal to Cancer Genetics

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, March 18, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Wendy Rauw, INIA, Spain

Title: Prospects of swine production in the context of climate change

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, March 25, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Alfred de Vries, Gates Foundation

Title: Livestock production improvement in developing countries

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, March 25, 2022 - 3:20pm to 4:10pm

Speaker: Gbola Adesogen

Affiliation: Florida

Title: Livestock for improved lives and livelihoods

Sunday, March 27, 2022 - 11:00am

The 2022 Dairy Science Banquet will be held on Sunday, March 27 at Reiman Gardens in Ames, Iowa. The social hour will begin at 11 am and the meal will be served at 12 pm. 

We are excited to reunite in person this year as we celebrate the success of our industry, department, and club.

Friday, April 1, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Josh Hsieh, Graduate Assistant - Research, Iowa State University

Title: GRAB: Genome Reference Assisted Binning for metatranscriptome analysis

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, April 8, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Pengxin Yang, Graduate Assistant - Research, Iowa State University

Title: Porcine PBMC chromatin accessibility at single cell resolution

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, April 15, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Luiz Brito, Purdue University

Title: TBA

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, April 22, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Jessica Petersen, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Title: TBA

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, April 22, 2022 - 3:20pm to 4:10pm

Speaker: John Michael Gonzalez

Affiliation: Georgia

Title: New Views of Swine Transport Losses and Countermeasure Development

Friday, April 29, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Daniela Lourenco, University of Georgia

Title: Single-step GWAS: accounting for the data structure of farm animal populations

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, May 6, 2022 - 1:10pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Mostafa Madad Jirhandeh, Iowa State University

Title: TBA

Ensminger Room (1204 Kildee) & Zoom https://iastate.zoom.us/j/92844668542

Friday, May 6, 2022 - 3:20pm to 4:10pm