2021 Student-Organized Symposium


BU Bioinformatics Student-Organized Symposium

June 2, 2021 


SoS 2021 Distinguished Speakers:

David Jenkins, PhD
BU Bioinformatics Program Alumnus
Associate Principal Scientist
Oncology Bioinformatics at AstraZeneca

Interactive Visualization of Combination Benefit in High-throughput Drug Combination Screens

Albert-Laszlo Barabasi, PhD
Dodge Professor, NETSI Professor, and Distinguished Professor
Physics Department
Northeastern University

From Network Medicine to Identifying Drug Repurposing Opportunities for COVID-19

Hector Corrada Bravo, PhD
Senior Scientist
Research and Early Development

So Meta, So Epi(c); So Academic, So Industrial: Interactive Genomic Data Analysis

Anne E. Carpenter, PhD (she/her)
Institute Scientist and Senior Director of the Imaging Platform
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

The Power of Images in Drug Discovery

Noah Fierer, PhD
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
University of Colorado at Boulder

From Iowa to Antarctica: exploring the adaptations of soil microbes to resource limitation


Student Organizing Committee:
Shruthi Bandyadka
Aishwarya Deengar 
Brie Odom 
Lucas Schiffer
Jacquelyn Turcinovic