Drowning in Data Yet Unable to Find What You Need? Data Challenges for the 21st Century Health Researcher
Join us for a public lecture by Jessica C. Kissinger, Ph.D., Professor of Genetics and Director of the Institute of Bioinformatics at the University of Georgia.
March 18, 2015 @ 1:00pm
Coverdell Center, Room 175
University of Georgia, Athens, GA
Reception to follow
Dr. Kissinger is the joint-Director of the Eukaryotic Pathogen Database (EuPathDB.org) and Co- PI of the Malaria Host-Pathogen Interaction Center (MaHPIC). She has been building database repositories for the sharing and mining of data related to Human and veterinary pathogens for 15 years. She combines studies of Human-computer interactions with real-world researcher needs to help design solutions that are both intuitive and useful to those working on the front line with pathogens and their hosts.
Sponsored by the University of Georgia Biomedical and Health Sciences Institute, biomed.uga.edu.
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