The Wildlife Detective – A ‘DNA-driven’ Journey of Koalas, Cockatoos and Wildlife Forensics
In celebration of DNA Day, the Louise M. Slaughter National DNA Day Lecture will feature Dr. Rebecca Johnson AM, Chief Scientist at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History on Friday, April 23, 2021.
In this webinar, Dr. Johnson will share her ‘DNA-driven’ science journey which includes establishing the first accredited wildlife forensic laboratory in the southern hemisphere and working on conservation genomics of some of Australia’s most iconic wildlife species.
Dr. Eric Green, NHGRI’s director, will moderate the Q&A session.
Individuals with disabilities who need Sign Language Interpreters and/or reasonable accommodation to participate in this event should contact Rosann Wise, email@example.com, and/or the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339. Requests should be made five days in advance of the event.