Mathematical Biology @ Penn

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Penn Symposium on Mathematical & Computational Biology

Immunology & Systems Biology

May 22-23, 2017

Organizers: Yun S. Song, Khanh Dao Duc, and Zvi Rosen

Venue: Glandt Forum, Singh Center for Nanotechnology, University of Pennsylvania [ Map ]

Schedule and Abstracts: [ Schedule ] [ Abstracts ]

This two-day symposium aims to promote the interaction between mathematicians and biologists, by providing a vibrant environment for exchanging ideas and views. Distinguished scholars scholars working in immunology and systems biology will give lectures on their research, followed by discussions.

This symposium is sponsored by a Math+X Enabling Grant from the Simons Foundation.

Confirmed Invited Speakers
Kevin Burrage (Queensland University of Technology and University of Oxford)
Arup Chakraborty (MIT)
Sarah Cobey (University of Chicago)
Omer Dushek (University of Oxford)
Albert Goldbeter (Université Libre de Bruxelles)
Shishi Luo (UC Berkeley)
Erick Matsen (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center)
Thierry Mora (École Normale Supérieure)
Eric Siggia (Rockefeller University)
Christine Vogel (NYU)

Registration (Important)

Registration is free, but required. Space is limited, so please sign up early and only if you actually plan to attend the symposium. There will be a poster session and selected contributed talks. A limited number of travel fellowships will be awarded to presenting authors of the top abstracts. Click HERE to register.

Parking

Day parking is available at Penn Park, 3100 Lower Walnut Street, which is a 5 minute walk from the Singh Center. (Rates: $4 per hour up to 4 hours, $13 flat rate 4 hours and over, first-come, first-served basis.)

Food Recommendations: [ PDF ]

Questions regarding the symposium can be directed to pennmathbio [at] gmail [dot] com

Past Symposia

May 23-24, 2016

Organizers: Yun S. Song, Khanh Dao Duc, and Zvi Rosen

Venue: Glandt Forum, Singh Center for Nanotechnology, University of Pennsylvania [ Map ]

Schedule and Abstracts: [ Schedule ] [ Abstracts ]

In this two-day symposium, invited speakers will cover a wide range of topics, which will include ecology, evolution, gene expression and regulation, emergence of collective cellular behaviors, signaling in cell motility, complex networks and dynamics, neuroscience, cancer biology, and medical imaging.

This symposium is sponsored by a Math+X Enabling Grant from the Simons Foundation.

Confirmed Invited Speakers
Steven Altschuler (UCSF)
Carina Curto (Penn State)
Leah Edelstein-Keshet (UBC)
Charles Epstein (U Penn)
Lior Pachter (UC Berkeley)
Charles Peskin (NYU)
Arjun Raj (U Penn)
Sebastian Schreiber (UC Davis)
Caroline Uhler (MIT)
John Wakeley (Harvard)
Lani Wu (UCSF)