Events and meetings


4th Canadian Conference on Epigenitics: Mechanisms of Disease

November 26-29

Westin Resort and Spa
Whistler, British Columbia
Visit:​ for more information.

Toronto Bioinformatics User Group

Join us for the last TorBUG event in 2017!

On Wednesday November 29, 2017 in the Red Room (CCBR, 160 College St, Toronto), the Toronto’s Bioinformatics User Group (TorBUG) will be hosting our next guest speaker: Jason Williams, Assistant Director, CSHL DNA Learning Centre

4 -4:15 p.m. – Trainee Speaker: Mehran Karimzadeh, PhD candidate, Hoffman lab (CCBR, Red Room) will speak on “Virtual ChIP-seq: predicting transcription factor binding by learning from the transcriptome”

4:15 – 5 p.m. – Guest Speaker: Jason Williams, Assistant Director, CSHL DNA Learning Centre (CCBR, Red Room) will speak on “The Bioinformatics Training Landscape”

5 -7 p.m. – Reception

Come be a part of TorBUG – meet new colleagues, discuss current hot topics over pizza and refreshments, enjoy and partake in your community’s bioinformatics network! Link to our Google calendar of events:

Terry Fox Research Institute’s Ontario Node Research Symposium: Deconstructing and Reconstructing Tumour Complexity

December 4
MaRS Centre Auditorium
101 College Street, Toronto
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Reception and Poster Session/Awards 5 p.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Registration is free. Register here: