We are pleased to announce that Dr. David Bartel is the first confirmed keynote for our symposium! Dr Bartel is a Professor of Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Member of the Whitehead Institute, Molecular Biologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, and investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI). He received his Ph.D. Virology from Harvard University working with Dr Jack Szostak. Dr. Bartel's research focuses non-coding RNA using evolutionary/computational analyses, high-throughput molecular measurements, detailed biochemical analyses, and phenotypic analyses Learn more about Dr. Bartel here.
Student Council Symposium 2014
The Student Council Symposium is a forum for students, post docs, and young researchers in the fields of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics. Participants will have the opportunity to present their work to an international audience, build a network within the computational biology community and develop important soft skills in an environment that fosters exchange of ideas and knowledge.
February 9, 2014Symposium Submission
April 18, 2014Symposium Submission
April 25, 2014Symposium Submission
May 2, 2014Student Council Travel
May 30, 2014Late Poster
June 3, 2014Late Poster
June 4, 2014Travel Fellowship
July 11, 2014Student Council Symposium
Farzana Rahman (University of South Wales, UK) and Tomas Di Domenico (University of Padova, Italy) will chair and co-chair this years student council symposium. Announcements will be made soon regarding the rest of the organizing committee, as well as submission and registration information.