TorBUG meets on the last Wednesday of every month from September through April. Research presentations from bioinformatics leaders, students and industry representatives.

Meetings for 2022-2023 will be held in-person at CCBR Red Room (limited capacity), and virtually via Zoom at 4:00 pm and are FREE and OPEN to all.

Join via Zoom
4:00pm – 4:15pmTrainee Presentation
4:15pm – 5:00pmGuest Speaker Presentation
5:00pm – 6:00pmTorBUG Social, CCBR Red room (limited capacity)

2022-2023 Season

Next Talk: April 26, 2023

Join via Zoom

4:00-5:00 – Main Event in-person at CCBR, White room (limited capacity) and on Zoom
Trainee Speaker: Keon Arbabi, PhD Candidate
Title: Shared transcriptomic pathology of interneuron subtypes across psychiatric disorders.

Guest Speaker: Dr Shristi Pandey
Title: Disease-associated Oligodendrocyte Responses Across Neurodegenerative Diseases.

5:00-6:00 – In-person social in Red Room (limited capacity)

Upcoming Speakers 2022-2023

  • September 28 2022 – Bo Wang, Assistant Professor, Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology, University of Toronto
  • October 26, 2022 – Peter Koo, Assistant Professor, Cancer Center, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
  • November 30, 2022 – Federico Gaiti, Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
  • January 25, 2023 – Jesse Gillis, Associate Professor, Physiology, University of Toronto
  • February 22, 2023 – Tanya Berardini, Chief Scientific Officer, Phoenix Bioinformatics
  • March 29, 2023 – Sushmita Roy, Associate Professor, Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • April 26, 2023 – Shristi Pandey, Principal Scientist, Genentech