2017 MidAtlantic Bioinformatics Conference
Epigenetics and Chromatin Organization
Presented by the Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics (DBHi) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Penn's Institute for Biomedical Informatics (IBI), the second annual Mid-Atlantic Bioinformatics Conference will be held on Tuesday October 10, 2017. A distinguished line-up of internationally recognized speakers will discuss the role of epigenetics and 3-dimensional chromatin organization in development and disease.
Confirmed Keynote Speakers
Erez Lieberman Aiden, PhD
Center for Genome Architecture
Department of Genetics
Baylor College of Medicine
Peter Park, PhD
Harvard Medical School
Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center
Posters will be on display in the Atrium throughout the day.
Authors will be available to discuss their work during lunch.
Confirmed Podium Speakers
Jason Ernst, PhD
Department of Biological Chemistry
Kasper Daniel Hansen, PhD
Department of Biostatistics
Bloomberg School of Public Health
Johns Hopkins University
Jason Locasale, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Duke University School of Medicine
Jennifer Phillips-Cremins, PhD
Assistant Professor of Bioengineering
New York Stem Cell Foundation - Robertson Investigator
Department of Bioengineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
University of Pennsylvania
Matthieu Schapira, PhD
Pharmacy & Toxicology
University of Toronto
Wei Wang, PhD
Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Dept. of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
University of California San Diego
Feng Yue, PhD
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Penn State School of Medicine
There are a limited number of spaces. Register early to reserve your spot.
Registration is $50. Credit card only. No checks or departmental transfers.