Generating, Analyzing, and Understanding Sensory and Sequencing Information

  • Congratulations, Rachel Feeny! On your successful dissertation defense! 

  • Adam Heck creates Data Nugget.

  • Bioinformatics Club, Wednesdays 5-6PM in 425 Comp Science Bldg.

  • 2016-2017 GAUSSI fellowships awarded! Recipients are Shea Moore-Farrell, Dylan Parker, Gareth Halladay, Ian Mclean, Jasmine Nejad, Jessica Warrern, Reyes Murrieta, and Shannon Stiverson.

  • Julie Walker awarded a travel grant to further her research while doing an externship with New England Biolabs, Inc. in Ipswich, MA.

  • Mike Mangalea awarded a travel grant to attend this year’s World Melioidosis Congress where he presented on his research on Biofilms.

  • Lang Yang awarded a travel grant to attend the 2016 IEEE BioCAS conference in Shanghai, China. 

Program Schedule: Click here for a campus map with details on the location of events.

All events will be held at Scott Bioengineering Building, 700 Meridian Avenue, Colorado State University, Fort Collins CO 80521 unless otherwise noted.

June 12, 2017

8:30-11:30 a.m. – Workshops (registration closed). Descriptions available here.

Option 1: Data carpentry with R in Morgan Library Computer Classroom 175
Option 2: Genomics Data Visualization Workshop in Computer Science Building 225
Option 3: Visualization in Microbiome Research –WORKSHOP BEGINS AT 9:30 AM in Academic Village C146

1:00 p.m. – Karim Dabbagh, Chief Scientific Officer, Second Genome, Inc. Click here for details.
2:00 p.m. – Entrepreneur Panel: Career Paths in BioScience. Click here for details.
3:15 p.m. – Kerry Kinney, The Indoor Microbiome. Click here for details.
4:15 p.m. – Poster Session/Reception. Click here for poster presentation details.

June 13, 2017

8:30 a.m. – National Science Foundation Research Traineeship Program Presentations
10:10 a.m. – Naomi Ward, The role of gastrointestinal microbiota in Hirschsprung’s-associated enterocolitis, and the challenges of replication. Click here for details.
11:10 a.m. – Poster Session/Lunch. Click here for poster presentation details.
1:00 p.m. – Sean Colgan, Tissue metabolism and inflammation in the mucosa. Click here for details.
2:00 p.m. – CSU Faculty Showcase, Host-microbial interactions and metabolism. Click here for details. 
3:15 p.m. – Chris Lowry, Effects of stress on the gut microbiome. Click here for details.
4:15 p.m. – Closing Remarks, Poster Awards

June 14, 2017

8:30 a.m. – NRT PI meeting

Flyer for Print

Please contact Kate Sherrill with questions.

Other Related Workshops in June at CSU

Genomics of Disease in Wildlife, June 3-11, 2017. Flyer for printing.
Eleventh Annual q-bio Summer School, June 4-20, 2017. Flyer for printing
Statistical Genomics and Genetics, June 5-7, 2017. Flyer for printing.