John B. Cole's PRESENTATIONs
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68th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Animal Production, Tallin, Estonia, August 2017. Management of Mendelian traits in breeding programs by gene editing.
2017 Interbull Meeting, Tallin, Estonia, August 2017. Development of genomic evaluations for direct measures of health in U.S. Holsteins and their correlations with fitness traits.
American Society for Animal Science Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, July 2017. A dairy calf DNA biobank for the discovery of new recessive genetic disorders.
American Dairy Science Association Multidisciplinary and International Leadership Keynote (MILK) Symposium: The dairy cow in 50 years, Pittsburgh, PA, June 2017. Possibilities in an age of genomics. The future of the breeding index.
National DHIA Annual Meeting, Savannah, GA, March 2017. 2017 AGIL-AIP Update.
Faculdade de Zootecnia e Engenharia de Alimentos, Universidade de São Paulo, Pirassununga, Brazil, February 2017. Managing recessive disorders in breeding programs by gene editing (PPTX)
International Committee for Animal Recording 2016 Meeting, Puerto Varas, Chile, October 2016. Updated guidelines for the recording, evaluation, and genetic improvement of udder health in dairy cattle (PPTX)
18º Congresso Estadual de Medicina Veterinária e 1º Encontro de Buiatria do CONESUL, Canela, RS, Brazil. Strategies for managing genetic disorders in dairy cattle (PPTX)
Faculdade de Agronomia e Medicina Veterinaria, Universidade de Passo Fundo, RS, Brazil, October 2016. Genetic and genomic improvement of US dairy cattle (PPTX)
Large Animal Genetic Engineering Summit, Bethesda, Maryland, September 2016. Management of many recessive disorders in a dairy cattle population using gene editing and sequential mate allocation (PPTX)
Department of Animal BioSciences, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada, August 2016. Managing many recessive disorders in a dairy cattle breeding program using gene editing (PPTX)
2016 ADSA®-ASAS Joint Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, July 2016. Use of a threshold animal model to estimate calving ease and stillbirth (co)variance components for US Holsteins (PPTX)
Department of Dairy Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, May 2016. The role of phenotyping in dairy cattle improvement in the genomic era (PPTX)
Large Dairy Herd Management Conference, Oak Brook, IL, May 2016. Improving production efficiency through genetic selection (PPTX)
51st National DHIA Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, March 2016. What direction should US dairy research take in the future? and 2016 AGIL Update (both PPTX)
Embrapa Pecuária do Sul, Bagé, RS, Brasil, February 2016. Genetic improvement programs for US dairy cattle and Genomic selection in multiple-breed cattle populations (both PPTX)
52a Reunião Anual da Sociedade Brasileira de Zootecnia, Belo Horizonte, Brasil, July 2015. Genomic selection in multiple-breed cattle populations (PPTX)
2015 ADSA®-ASAS Joint Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, July 2015. Genome-wide association study of fertility traits in dairy cattle using high-density single nucleotide polymorphism marker panels (PPTX)
The Rural Development Administration and Agricultural Research Service’s 5th Annual Cooperation Workshop, Jeonju-si, Korea, June, 2015. Genetic improvement of dairy cattle health using producer-recorded data and genomic information (PPTX)
ANEMBE XX Congress, Burgos, Spain, May 2015. What should you expect from genomic selection? and Genomic selection for traits other than production in dairy cattle (both PPTX)
Final OptiMIR Scientific and Expert Meeting, Namur, Belgium, April 2015. Using genotypes to construct phenotypes for dairy cattle breeding programs and beyond (PPTX)
CRV, Arnhem, The Netherlands, April 2015. Genomic improvement programs for US dairy cattle (PPTX)
50th National DHIA Annual Meeting, Columbus, OH, March 2015. If we would see further than others: research & technology today and tomorrow and 2015 AGIL Update (both PPTX)
Embrapa Gado de Leite, Juiz de Fora, MG, Brasil, September 2014. Genetic improvement programs for US dairy cattle (PPTX)
Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Viçosa, MG, Brasil, September 2014. Using genotyping and whole-genome sequencing to identify causal variants associated with complex phenotypes (PPTX)
10th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Vancouver, BC, Canada, August 2014, The hunt for a functional mutation affecting conformation and calving traits on chromosome 18 in Holstein cattle (PPT).
Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding Open Industry Meeting, Linthicum Heights, MD, August 2014, An updated version of lifetime net merit incorporating additional fertility traits and new economic values (PPTX).
ASAS-ADSA-CSAS Joint Annual Meeting, Kansas City, MO, July 2014, An updated version of lifetime net merit incorporating additional fertility traits and new economic values (PPT).
International Committee for Animal Recording, Berlin, Germany, May 2014, Phenotypes for novel functional traits of dairy cattle (PPT).
National DHIA Annual Meeting, St. Louis, MO, March 2014, Health and fitness data – what might be possible for dairy cattle? and AIPL Update (both PPT).
Plant and Animal Genome XXII, San Diego, CA, January 2014, Candidate causative mutation on BTA18 associated with calving and conformation traits in Holstein bulls (PPT).
3nd Annual BA-UMD Fall Symposium: Trends in Agriculture, Beltsville, MD, January 2014, Use of genomewide association mapping to identify chromosomal regions associated with rectal temperature during heat stress in Holstein cattle (PPT).
Department of Animal Sciences, Purdue University, October 2013, New tools for genomic selection in dairy cattle (PPT).
5th International Symposium on Animal Functional Genomics, September 2013, New applications of genomic technology in the US dairy industry (PPT) and Genomic evaluation of low-heritability traits: dairy cattle health as a model [poster presentation] (PPT).
Keygene, May 2013, Genomic selection and systems biology ? lessons from dairy cattle breeding (PPT).
2013 ICAR Health Data Conference, May 2013, Genomic evaluation of dairy cattle health (PPT).
Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen UR Livestock Research, May 2013, Use of NGS to identify the causal variant associated with a complex phenotype (PPT).
National DHIA Annual Meeting, March 2013, Opportunities for genetic improvement of health and fitness traits (PPT).
Italian Holstein Association Breeders Meeting, February 2013, The use and economic value of genomic testing for calves on dairy farms (PPT); In Italian: Uso e valore economico dei test genomici in azienda (PPT).
National Swine Improvement Federation Annual Meeting and Genetic Symposium, December 2012, Challenges and successes in dairy cattle genomics (PPT)
63rd European Association for Animal Production Meeting, September 2012, Applications of haplotypes in dairy farm management (PPT); Poster: PyPedal, an open source software package for pedigree analysis (PPT)
ADSA/AMPA/ASAS/CSAS/WSASAS Joint Annual Meeting, July 2012, An international overview of the recording and use of functional traits in dairy breeding and management (PPT)
38th ICAR Session, May 2012, Survey on the recording and use of functional traits in dairy management and breeding [presentation made by co-author] (PDF)
16th MAS-QTL Workshop, May 2012, Fine-mapping of QTL using high-density SNP genotypes (PPT)
Department of Animal Sciences, University of Sassari, May 2012, The U.S. genetic evaluation system (PPT), and New tools for genomic selection of livestock (PPT)
Department of Animal Science, North Carolina State University, April 2012, New Tools for Genomic Selection of Livestock (PPT)
Dairy Records Management Systems, April 2012, Genomic Selection in Dairy Cattle (PPT)
Select Sires Sire Evaluation Committee, March 2012, March 2012 AIPL Update (PPT)
2nd International Workshop on Genomics Applied to Livestock, February 2012, Genomics Beyond EBVs (PPT)
European Association for Animal Production Meeting, August 2011, Genetic evaluations for birth weight: comparison of continuous and discrete definitions of birth weight under varying accuracies of recording [presentation made by co-author] (PPT)
ADSA/ASAS Joint Annual Meeting, July 2011, Data structures and visualization (PPT)
37th ICAR Meeting, June 2011, Registration of health traits -- strategies of phenotyping, aspects of data quality and possible benefits [presentation made by co-author] (PDF)
North Carolina State University, November 2010, What can we do with dairy cattle genomics other than predict more accurate breeding values? (PPT)
9th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, August 2010, Forty Years of Artificial Selection In U.S. Holstein Cattle Had Genome-wide Signatures [Poster Presentation] (PDF); Use of Haplotypes to Predict Selection Limits and Mendelian Sampling (PDF); and Walking the Cattle Continuum: Moving From the BovineSNP50 to Higher- and Lower-Density SNP Panels (PDF)
ADSA/PSA/AMPA/CSAS/ASAS Joint Annual Meeting, July 2010, Use of Haplotypes to Predict Selection Limits and Mendelian Sampling (PPT)
Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding Meeting/National Association of Animal Breeders Meeting, April 2010, Using Haplotypes in Breeding Programs (PPT); and Genetic Evaluation of Age at First Calving (PPT)
Institute of Genetics, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, November 2009, Biological Insights Gained from Genomic Prediction (PPT)
ADSA/CSAS/ASAS Joint Annual Meeting, July 2009, Visualization of results from genomic predictions (PPT)
Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding Meeting, April 2009, Distribution and Location of Genetic Effects for Dairy Traits (PPT)
CRI Genomics Emerging Markets Program, March 2009, Distribution and Location of Genetic Effects for Dairy Traits (PPT)
NAAB DSEC Meeting, October 2008, AIPL Update (PPT)
ADSA/ASAS Joint Annual Meeting, July 2008, A data exchange format and national database for producer-recorded health event data from on-farm management software [Poster Presentation]
ICAR Session and Interbull Meeting, June 2008, Distribution and Location of Genetic Effects for Dairy Traits (PPT); and Data Collection Ratings and Best Prediction of Lactation Yields (PPT).
AgriTech Analytics & Holstein Association USA Dairy Industry Event, September 2007, Best prediction of actual lactation yields (PPT)
Seminar for Department of Animal Science, Louisiana State University, September 2007, Overview of Animal Improvement Programs Laboratory (PPT); and Genetic Evaluation of Calving Traits in US Holsteins (PPT)
ADSA/PSA/AMPA/ASAS Joint Annual Meeting, July 2007, Estimation of yields for long lactations using best prediction (PPT)
Seminar for Department of Animal Science, University of Florida, June 2007, Validation of Producer-Recorded Health Event Data, and Use in Genetic Improvement of Dairy Cattle (PPT)
Seminars for Department of Animal Sciences, Colorado State University, October 2006, Dairy Cattle Breeding in the United States (PPT); and Genetic Evaluation of Calving Traits in US Holsteins (PPT)
8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, August 2006, Genetic Evaluation of Stillbirth in US Holsteins Using a Sire-maternal Grandsire Threshold Model (PPT)
Joint ADSA/ASAS Annual Meeting, July 2006, Estimation of Stillbirth (Co)variance Components and Development of a Calving Ability Index (PPT)
NAAB DSEC Meeting, October 2005, Stillbirth, Longevity and Fertility Update (PPT)
Joint ADSA/ASAS/CSAS Annual Meeting, July 2005, Genetic Evaluation and Best Prediction of Lactation Persistency (PPT)
Joint ADSA/ASAS/PSA Annual Meeting, July 2004, Breed Composition Codes for Crossbred Dairy Cattle with an Application to Calving Ease (PPT)
12th International Conference on Production Diseases in Farm Animals, July 2004, Genetic Improvement of Dairy Cattle Health (PPT)
BARC Poster Day, April 2004, Breed composition codes for crossbred dairy cattle in the United States [Poster Presentation] (PPT)