Population Genetics Group

Population Genetics Group 5 January, 2020 - 8 January, 2020

University of Leicester


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General Information

The Population Genetics Group (Popgroup) meets annually and is hosted at alternating locations throughout the UK.  The meeting name was established in the 1960s, but today’s topics include most areas of evolutionary genetics and genomics.  The Previous Meetings page gives information about common topics.

Upcoming Meetings:

The 53rd meeting will be at the University of Leicester in January 2020, organised by Robert Hammond

Follow Popgroup on Twitter and watch #PGG53 for more information.

Grants are available for childcare, and an all-inclusive LGBTQ+ event is being organised!

Grants for travel and accommodation may be available from the Genetics Society (Scheme A), and bursaries for registration fees can be applied for from the Fisher Memorial Trust.

Most recent meetings:

The 52nd meeting was held at Oxford Brookes University from 3-6 January 2019, organised by Ravinder Kanda

Listen to the Heredity Podcast featuring Popgroup 52

The 51st meeting of the Population Genetics Group was held at Bristol from 3-6 January 2018 was organised by Jon Bridle