Microbiology/Computer Science Combined Major Career Panel

LSC3
Life Sciences Centre, 2350 Health Sciences Mall
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 -
5:15pm to 7:30pm

Microbiology/Computer Science Combined Major Career Panel


Join us for a panel to explore career and research opportunities in the combined field of Computer Science and Life Sciences.  You will have a chance to hear from industry and academic leaders and networking with them in small groups.


The event is for any students who are interested in pursuing a degree and a career combining Computer Science and Life Sciences (Microbiology&Immunology, Biology). 


Date: Wed., Jan 20, 2016


Time: 5:15 – 6:15 pm – career panel


           6:15 – 7:30 pm – food and networking


Location: Life Sciences Centre Lecture Hall 3 (LSC 3), 2350 Health Sciences Mall


Registration: is closed.  https://form.jotform.com/parvinb/combined-degree--career-panel


Moderator:


Dr. Michael Gold, Professor & Head, Department of Microbiology & Immunology


Panelists:


Dr. Rosalia Aguirre-Hernandez, Bioinformatics Scientist, Contextual Genomics Inc.


Dr. Mohammed Alshalalfa, Senior Bioinformatician GenomeDx Biosciences Inc.


Dr. Steven Hallam, Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology and Founder MetaMixis


Dr. Michael Murphy, Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology


Dr. Paul Pavlidis, Professor, Centre for High-Throughput Biology; Director, NeuroDevNet Neuroinformatics Core, UBC


Dr. Sohrab Shah, Canada Research Chair in Computational Cancer Genomics, Dept of Pathology, UBC; Dept of Molecular Oncology, BC Cancer Agency


 


For further information & questions about the event please contact:


Dr. Parvin Bolourani:  parvin@mail.ubc.ca


MICB/CS combined Major Liaison, Department of Microbiology and Immunology