Steven Salzberg, Ph.D.

Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science and Biostatistics and Director of the Center for Computational Biology, Johns Hopkins University

Oct. 24, 2019, 1 PM, Lipsett Amphitheater

Re-assessing the Human Gene Catalog and Human Genome: How Much Are we Missing?

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November, 2019

Max Leiserson, Ph.D.

Leiserson Research Group:

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Maryland College Park

Nov. 19, 2019, 11 AM, NIH Bldg 37 Room 2041/2107

Methods for Characterizing the Activity of Mutational Processes in Cancer

Slides available:

WebEx recording:



January 2020


Ben Langmead, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Johns Hopkins University

Jan. 16, 2020, 11 AM – noon, NIH Bldg 37, Room 4041/4107

Title: Marshaling Public Data for Lean and Powerful Splicing Studies






February, 2020


Sridhar Hannenhalli, Ph.D.

Senior Investigator, Cancer Data Science Lab, Center for Cancer Research, NCI

Feb. 6, 2020, 11 AM – 12 noon, NIH Bldg 37, Room 40414107






March, 2020

Timothy O’Connor

Assistant Professor, University of Maryland, School of Medicine

March 12, 2020, TIME, NIH Bldg 37, Room 4041/4107






Istvan Albert, Ph.D.

Research Professor of Bioinformatics, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Director of the Online Graduate Certificate in Applied Bioinformatics, Pennsylvania State University

March 19, 2020, TIME, NIH Bldg 37, Room 4041/4107




April, 2020

May, 2020