Jobs at Centre for Lymphoid Cancer

The Centre for Lymphoid Cancer is looking for a promising “work-horse” bioinformatics person, likely MSC level, to fill a fulltime position ASAP. Any possible candidates or suggestions would be very much appreciated. Thanks, Randy Randy D. Gascoyne Clinical Professor of Pathology – UBC Hematopathologist – BC Cancer Agency Research Director, Centre for Lymphoid Cancers Associate […]

Thursday, Nov 17, 6pm – Paul Pavlidis, The ruin of gene network analysis by multifunctionality‏

Please post poster available at —————————————————————- Next VanBUG (Vancouver Bioinformatics User Group) talk is on Thursday, November 17 at 6pm. The seminar is followed by pizza, refreshments and great networking. *Note* Nov 17 is a week later than the usual monthly VanBUG date. *Intro speaker* (10mins): Rebecca Worsley Hunt, PhD candidate, Wasserman Lab at […]

Exit seminar Anthony Fejes-PhD student

The University of British Columbia EXIT SEMINAR Anthony P. Fejes BSc. University of Waterloo, 2000 B.I.S. University of Waterloo, 2001 M.Sc. University of British Columbia, 2004 Friday, October 21, 2011 at 11 AM LOCATION: Lecture Theatre, BCCRC Decyphering Metastatic Ductal Carcinoma Cell Lines Abstract: One in nine women will develop breast cancer at some point […]

[Caura-net] FW: Connect Canada Internships program announcement‏

Connect Canada is a new internship program that links graduate students and Canadian companies for research placements. Regardless of the issue, the sector or the location, Connect Canada internships can help companies find a cost-effective solution developed by highly skilled graduate students under the supervision of an academic supervisor. For graduate students, it provides a […]

[VanBUG] Bioinformatics Event: Don Rix Distinguished Keynote Address‏

The VanBUG team occasionally forwards events of interest to the local bioinformatics community. The upcoming event is posted on the Bioinformatics Event Calendar at: ———————————————————————- On Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Genome BC will be hosting Dr. Leroy Hood as the keynote speaker for the 2nd annual Don Rix Distinguished Keynote Address. Speaker: Dr. Leroy […]

BTP October Social‏

Hello all, Thanks for your input at the doodle. The October social will be: Location: The Foundation (map). Day: this Friday, Oct 14th. Time: 5:30 – 8:00 PM. Please let me know if you can make it, so I can call in for a reservation. There will also be an unofficial social potluck: Location: To […]

APBC2012 Call for Posters – Melbourne Australia‏

CALL FOR POSTERS (APBC 2012) The Tenth Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference (APBC2012) 17-19 Jan, 2012, Melbourne, Australia Please consider submitting a poster to the conference. The deadline for Posters submission is 25th Oct 2011. The details of the call for posters can be found here: and click ‘Call for Posters’ We are looking forward […]

[VanBUG] Bioinformatics Event: Training Courses in Web Publishing – Scientific Data and Services‏

Please find below the announcement for our next semantic event in  Vancouver, October 22-23: the SADI workshop,, where you will learn how  to publish scientific data on the web using semantic web services. Thanks to late funding, I am able to offer a limited number of discounted  registrations for local attendees: 125$ instead of […]

CFIS/IRES Professional Development seminar: Pursuing a Career Outside of Academia, Part I‏

Pursuing a Career Outside of Academia (Part I) Date: Wednesday, October 5th 2011 Time: 1:00 – 2:30pm Location: Room 101, Michael Smith Labs (2185 East Mall) Cost: Free! Map:   Interested in a career off the beaten academic track?  Come on out to this workshop to hear from two young professionals who cut loose from academia to embark on […]