Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Symposium 2021

Registration is now open for the Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Symposium 2021. Presented by the NIH Library, the Symposium will be held on September 9, 9:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

This one-day virtual symposium will feature keynote lectures, presentations on bioinformatics techniques, and research talks from authors of bioinformatics proceedings. The morning session will focus on epigenomics, protein structures and proteomics. The two concurrent afternoon sessions will feature genomics and single-cell sequencing topics. Registration is free but required.


For questions, or for individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodation to participate in this event, contact Candice Townsend (, 301-827-3794) and/or the Federal Relay (1-800-877-8339).


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