PacNow QB Meeting

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018, 9:00am-5:00pm
Lewis and Clark College
Building: Albany (#14 on the campus map). White stucco building with slate roof.
Rooms: Smith Hall, AQ218
Parking Instructions: Parking is free on Saturdays. The Fir Acres parking lot (E on the campus map) is the closest.  Enter through Driveway 2, drive past Upper Griswald (stadium) and Lower Griswald (tennis dome), continue on to Fir Acres.  
Transportation from Reed: There will be a Reed van available for transporting students to Lewis & Clark. 
Places to Stay: Lewis and Clark offers a list of hotels in the area.

Registration Information (Register here by September 1)
Registration is free to all attendees.  Students can still sign up to present a poster.  

2018 Schedule

Welcome and Refreshments 9:00-9:30am
Scott Hansen Assistant Professor
University of Oregon
Biochemistry 9:30-10:00am
Michael Coronado Assistant Professor
Whitman College
Physiology 10:00-10:30am
James Galbraith Associate Professor
Imaging, Biophysics 10:30-11:00am
Coffee Break & Poster Set-Up 11:00-11:30am

Student Flash Talks (10 min each)
Benjamin Cosgrove, Whitman College
Marcia Smith, Willamette University

Ananthan Nambiar, Reed College
Aaron Rodriguez, Whitman College

Lunch & Poster Session (1:00-2:00pm) 12:30-2:00pm
Rosa León Zayas Assistant Professor
Wilamette University
Environmental Biology, Bioinformatics 2:00-2:30pm
Renzhi Cao Assistant Professor
Pacific Lutheran University
Machine Learning, Bioinformatics 2:30-3:00pm
Anna Ritz Assistant Professor
Reed College
Computational Systems Biology 3:00-3:30pm
Lewis & Clark Computational Resources 3:30-3:45pm
Potential Collaborator Discussions

Graduate School Panel (for undergraduates)
Scott Hansen, University of Oregon
Alexander Dimitrov, Washington State University - Vancouver
Sharon Torigoe, Lewis and Clark College

Madeline Lewis, Graduate Student, Portland State University
Closing Remarks 4:45-5:00pm


Contact Derek Applewhite or Anna Ritz for more information.
PacNow QB website (with old 2017 schedule)
2017 schedule