Bioinformatics Summer School 2002.
June 24th - 28th, 2002.
The Bioinformatics Laboratory at the National University of Ireland,
Maynooth will hold their 4th International Bioinformatics Summer School from
Monday June 24th until Friday June 28th, 2002.
Topics: Databases, Database Searching, Pairwise Alignment, Multiple
Alignment, Phylogeny Reconstruction, Protein Structure Prediction,
Microarray Analysis, Open Reading Frame Prediction and Genome Assembly.
Location: NUI Maynooth is located 25 minutes drive from Dublin Airport in
the village of Maynooth, 20 kilometres west of Dublin City Centre.=DD The
University is the second oldest in Ireland and is located in County Kildare,
home of many of Europe's finest racecourses and championship golf courses.=
The course will be held in the Callan building, which holds the departments
of Computer Science and Biology and will be delivered using state-of-the art
computer hardware and software.=DD
In the year 2001, the course was sponsored by The European Molecular Biology
Organisation (see http://bioinf.may.ie/EMBO).=DD This year the Summer School
did not seek funding from EMBO, however the course content will be very
Cost: The cost of participation is Euro750 (approximately STG 470.00, US$
680).=DD Accommodation can be booked through the University Conference and
Accommodation Centre, with costs ranging from approximately Euro18 per night
to approximately Euro 70 per night (http://www.maynoothcampus.com/).
To Apply: Last year, there were 400 applicants, so please apply for a
position on this course as early as possible.=DD You may apply by sending an
school at bioinf.may.ie
This website will eventually contain all the information relevant to this
course, so please check back regularly http://bioinf.may.ie/school02/
Dr. James O. McInerney,
Bioinformatics and Pharmacogenomics Laboratory,
Department of Biology, National University of Ireland,
Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland.
P: +353 1 708 3860
=46: +353 1 708 3845
M: +353 87 6480102
E:james.o.mcinerney at may.iehttp://bioinf.may.ie/