The 5th Annual LA Conference on Computational Biology & Bioinformatics

April 7 & 8, 2017 at Xavier Convocation Center Annex

General Information

The 5th Annual Louisiana Conference on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics will be held on April 7-8, 2017 at the Xavier Convocation Center Annex Building. The conference is co-sponsored by the Louisiana Biomedical Research Network (LBRN), the LSU-Tulane Center for Experimental Infectious Disease Research (CEIDR), LSU Center for Computation and Technology (CCT) and the LSU Office of Research and Economic Development (ORED). The conference aims to expose Louisiana to the cutting edge of Computational Biology, Bioinformatics Research and Applications while also providing a platform for exchange of information and technical knowledge among Louisiana-based scientists involved in different aspects of computational biology & bioinformatics.

Conference thematic sessions are:

      Microbiome and Epidemiology
      Drug Repurposing, Informatics and Software Application
      Genomics of Infectious Diseases and Viral Oncology
      Bioinformatics of Clinical Progression in Clinical Cancer


  • Presentation & Oral Abstract Submissions:
    March 10th, 2017 (Friday)

  • Registration and Hotel:
    March 17th, 2017 (Friday)

Program Flier

Draft Agenda - 2017.02.15

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