First keynote speaker confirmed

We are pleased to announce that Dr. David Bartel is the first confirmed keynote for our symposium! Dr Bartel is a 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.