Research News

Computational Approaches for Biodiversity Informatics

August 29, 2016

Dr. Keith Crandall, Director of the Computational Biology Institute at The George Washington University, will be participating in the Joint GW Children's National Informatics Seminar Series, on the subject of "Computational Approaches for Biodiversity Informatics".

DC CFAR Investigator, Amanda Castel, MD, MPH, and Marcos Perez-Losada, PhD, MS Receive NIH CFAR Administrative Supplement

August 24, 2016

CBI member Dr. Marcos Perez-Losada and his colleague Dr. Amanda Castel have received a NIH CFAR Administrative Supplement, concerning HIV transmission research in Washington, D.C.

CBI Welcomes New Administrative Associate Alexander Ives

August 10, 2016

The Computational Biology Institute is glad to welcome Alexander Ives as its new Administrative Associate, replacing Veronica Haight as she transitions out of her position.

PhD Student Jimmy Bernot Awarded The Society of Systematic Biologists (SSB) Mini-ARTS Grant

July 20, 2016

Crandall Lab PhD student Jimmy Bernot will use his grant to conduct collborative research in London in 2017. Congratulations Jimmy!

CBI PhD Student Jimmy Bernot Awarded AMNH Lerner Gray Grant for Marine Research

May 24, 2016

Congratulations to Crandall Lab PhD student Jimmy Bernot for receiving the American Museum of National History (AMNH) Lerner Gray for Marine Research!

Announcements

GW/ICF Research and Evaluation Forum on Childhood Immunization

This forum will focus on childhood immunization as it brings together a panel of experts to examine underlying motiviations behind immunization, surveillance, and gathering immunization data. Click the link above for further details.

 

Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) has announced a new program to recruit and retain early-career scientists who are from gender, racial, ethnic, and other groups underrepresented in the life sciences, including those from disadvantaged backgrounds. Click the link above for more information!

 

The BD2K Guide to the Fundamentals of Data Science

The NIH Big Data to Knowledge program has announced a series of online lectures. Click the link above for more details.

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