Projects

Register now for the 2018 BioHealth
Capital Region Forum! Click on the 
image above for more information!
 


The Capital Area Advanced Research
and Education Network is an initiative
designed to build a high-performance
research and education infrastructure
serving the Washington, DC, and
Northern Virginia areas. CAAREN
will facilitate world-class research,
education and knowledge sharing in
the nation’s capital. Click the image
above to learn more!

CBI Transitions to the Milken Institute School of Public Health

The Computational Biology Institute is highlighted in the Milken Institute School of Public Health's "2016 Progress Report" as we make the exciting transition into the organization. Check us out on page 17!

"A review of bioinformatic pipeline frameworks" by Jeremy Leipzig

March 17, 2017

High-throughput bioinformatic analyses increasingly rely on pipeline frameworks to process sequence and metadata.

About the CBI

GWU
The Computational Biology Institute (CBI) at the George Washington University (GW) is an interdisciplinary effort building on GW’s strengths in life sciences and computational science, in addition to the wealth of research centers in the Washington, DC-area. By bringing together GW experts and scholars from partner institutions, CBI will provide cutting edge research, enable broad educational activities in computational biology and provide computational biology services to university researchers and public and private partners.

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Announcements

New PhD in Bioinformatics at Temple University

Our colleagues at Temple University have started a new PhD in Bioinformatics, and applications for Fall 2018 are due soon! Please review the program at the link above.

 

Georgetown Undergraduate Research Conference

Undergraduates interested in presenting their research may do so at the upcoming conference at Georgetown on April 18th, which features Maria Jasin, PhD (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center) as a keynote speaker. Click the link above for more information! The abstract and application deadline is March 19th, the poster submission is due on April 4th.

 

Bioinformatics Contest 2018

Bioinformatics Institute, ITMO University, Rosalind and Stepik are jointly organizing an online programming competition among individuals. Please check out the link above for more information!

 

UW Biostatistics Summer Institutes 2018

The 2018 Summer Institutes offer opportunities to disocver cutting-edge ideas and approaches to statistical analysis of biological data, learn from leading educators and researchers, network with individuals from many fields and disciplines, and customize your learning experience. Registration opens February 1st!

 

Population, Evolutionary, and Quantitative Genetics Conference

The 2018 Population, Evolutionary, and Quantitative Genetics Conference (#PEQG18) brings together population, evolutionary, and quantitative geneticists to promote cross-disciplinary exchange between those doing theoretical and experimental work in these broad but overlapping fields. Registration opens December 7th! The conference runs from May 13th to 16th.

 

Check Out Our Postdoctoral Opportunities!

The CBI partners with a number of researchers and organizations to advertise postdoctoral and other opportunities. Check out a new postdoc opportunity in France at our Student Opportunities page!

Corporate Partnerships

The Computational Biology Institute is proud to partner with:

 


Karna supports Federal agencies in the areas of science, research,

technology, lab, communications, and management consulting. 

 

AMPEL BioSolutions interrogates, analyzes, synthesizes and

interprets the world's biomedical knowledge to provide novel

solutions for clinical research questions.

Research News

Perez-Losada Published in The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal

February 23, 2018

Assistant Professor Marcos Perez-Losada published an article, "The Tracheal Micro

Crandall and Perez-Losada Published in the Biological Journal of the Linnean Society

February 05, 2018

Professor Keith Crandall, Director of the Computational Biology Institute, and Assistant Professor Marcos Perez-Losada co-authored an article published in the Biological Journal of the Linnean Soci

Perez-Losada Published in Parasites and Vectors

January 30, 2018

Assistant Professor Marcos Perez-Losada co-authored an article published in Parasites and Vectors on January 25th, 2018.

Crandall Interviewed for Article in The Economist

January 24, 2018

Professor Keith Crandall, Director of the Computational Biology Institute, was cited in a recent article in The Economist on January 23rd, 2018, "