Toronto Bioinformatics Users Group

TorBUG (Toronto Bioinformatics Users Group) is an association of researchers, other professionals and students in the Greater Toronto Area who have an interest in the field of bioinformatics.

TorBUG meets on the last Wednesday of every month from September through April, except holidays. Research presentations by bioinformatics leaders, students and industry representatives are followed by networking over pizza and refreshments.

Meetings are held in the Red Room at the Terrence Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research, University of Toronto, 160 College Street at 4:00 pm and are free and open to all.

2017-2018 Season

  • September 27, 2017 – Ali Mazalek, Canada Research Chair, Ryerson University
  • October 25, 2017 – Quaid Morris, Associate Professor, University of Toronto
  • November 29, 2017 – Jason Williams, Assistant Director, CSHL DNA Learning Center
  • January 31, 2018 – Christian Landry, Principal Investigator, University of Laval
  • February 28, 2018 – Christopher Mason, Principal Investigator, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • March 28, 2018 – Igor Jurisica, Senior Scientist, PMCC and Canada Research Chair in Integrative Cancer Informatics
  • April 25, 2018 – Phil Chapman, Lead Scientist, Drug Discovery Unit, Manchester Institute

As a service to the community, other bioinformatics events are posted to the calendar.

For bioinformatics events in Vancouver and Montreal, visit our sister groups, VanBUG and MonBUG.


Mailing List: To subscribe to announcements of upcoming TorBUG events, please visit: https://lists.torbug.org/mailman/listinfo/announce

TorBUG is sponsored by:

Bioinformatics.caMcLaughlin CentreOntario GenomicsOntario Institute for Cancer ResearchHPC4HealthTCAGCAGEF: Centre for the Analysis of Genome Evolution and Function

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