Combined Life Sciences/Computer Science Career Panel
Date: Wed., Jan 20
Time: 5:15 to 6:15 pm (panel)
6:15 – 7:30 pm (food and networking)
Location: Life Sciences Centre Lecture Hall 3
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 at the panel, and network with them afterwards.
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).
Dr. Michael Gold, Professor and Department Head, Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Dr. Rosalia Aguirre Hernandez, Bioinformatics Scientist, Contextual Genomics Inc.
Dr. Mohammed Alshalalfa, Senior Bioinformatician, GenomeDx Biosciences Inc.
Dr. Steven Hallam, Founder, MetaMixis; Professor, UBC Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Dr. Michael Murphy, Professor, UBC Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Dr. Paul Pavlidis, Professor, Centre for High-Throughput Biology; Director, UBC NeuroDevNet Neuroinformatics Core
Dr. Sohrab Shah, Canada Research Chair in Computational Cancer Genomics, UBC Department of Pathology, Department of Molecular Oncology, BC Cancer Agency
Pizza and beverages will be provided so please rsvp!