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Vancouver Bioinformatics Users Group

VanBUG (Vancouver Bioinformatics Users Group) is an association of researchers, other professionals and students in the B.C. Lower Mainland who have an interest in the field of bioinformatics.

VanBUG meets on the second Thursday of every month from September through April. Research presentations by bioinformatics leaders, students and industry representatives are followed by networking over pizza and refreshments

Meetings are held in the Gordon and Leslie Diamond Family Theatre, BC Cancer Research Centre, 675 West 10th Avenue at 6:00 pm and are free and open to all.

As a service to the community, other bioinformatics events are posted to the Calendar
Visit our sister groups for bioinformatics events in Montreal (MonBUG) and now Toronto (TorBUG)!

next speakers:

Movie Screening - “The Perfect 46″

VanBUG is pairing up with Reel Causes Society to screen the Canadian premiere of The Perfect 46! We are very excited to be able to co-host the Canadian premiere of the film to support the Huntington’s Disease Society.

PLUS we’ll be having a thought-provoking panel with Filmmaker Brett Ryan Bonowicz and UBC/BC Centre for Disease Control geneticists. Don’t miss it!

Following panel will be our moderators:

Date: Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm (free pre-event reception at Revel Room starts at 5:30pm - 238 Abbott St, Vancouver, BC V6B 2K8)
Venue: 149 W. Hastings St. (SFU Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts)
Ticket: ($10 with discount code: vb46)

Complimentary appetizers and finger food will be served and a cash bar is available (please bring cash to expedite the payment process). Due to limited space, RSVP to the reception is required

To view previous VanBUG posters and presentations, please see Archives

sponsored by:

CIHR Bioinformatics Training Program

Canadian Bioinformatics Workshops

Genome BC

Proof Centre

past sponsors:


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