About MCBIOS

The Mission of MCBIOS IS TO:

  • Advance the understanding of bioinformatics and computational biology

  • Bring together scientists of various backgrounds and disciplines

  • Facilitate the collaboration of researchers with similar or complementary backgrounds to solve biological, health and/or medical problems

  • Promote education in bioinformatics and computational biology

  • Inform the general public on the results and implications of current research in bioinformatics and computational biology

  • Promote other activities that will contribute to the development of bioinformatics and computational biology

Organizing Committee

Conference Chairs

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Weida Tong, Ph.D.

Director
MCBIOS President
Division of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics National Center for Toxicological Research
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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Steven Foley, Ph.D.

Chair
Conference Committee
National Center for Toxicological Research
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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Shraddha Thakkar, Ph.D.

Conference Chair Emeritus
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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Inimary Toby, Ph.D.

Co-Chair, Conference Committee
University of Dallas

Organizing Committee

Conference Chairs

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Weida Tong, Ph.D.

Director
MCBIOS President
Division of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics National Center for Toxicological Research
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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Steven Foley, Ph.D.

Chair
Conference Committee
National Center for Toxicological Research
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Shraddha

Shraddha Thakkar, Ph.D.

Conference Chair Emeritus
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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Inimary Toby, Ph.D.

Co-Chair, Conference Committee
University of Dallas

Program Committee

Session Chairs

Zongliang Yue, University of Alabama, Birmingham
Zhichao Liu, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Robert Doerksen, University of Mississippi
Barry Hardy, Edelwiess Connect
Shraddha Thakkar, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Kristina Feye, University of Arkansas

Session Chairs

Qsman Yogurtco, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Logan Everett, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Ayako Suzuki, Duke University
Pierre Bushel, U.S. National Institutes of Health
Anna Zhao-Wong, MedDRA MSSO
Yongsheng Bai, University of Michigan

Young Scientist's Excellence Award Chair

Zhaohui “Steve” Qin, Emory University

Poster Session Chair

Bindu Nanduri, Mississippi State University

Student Session Chairs

Yongsheng Bai, University of Michigan
Ujwani Nukala, University of Arkansas

Fellowship & Awards Committee Chair

Bindu Nanduri, Mississippi State University

Logistics

Tanmay Bera, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Binsheng Gong, U.S. Food and Drug Administration


Program Committee

Session Chairs

Jake Chen, University of Alabama, Birmingham
Zhichao Liu, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Robert Doerksen, University of Mississippi
Barry Hardy, Edelwiess Connect
Shraddha Thakkar, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Kristina Feye, University of Arkansas
Qsman Yogurtco, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Logan Everett, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Ayako Suzuki, Duke University
Pierre Bushel, U.S. National Institutes of Health
Anna Zhao-Wong, MedDRA MSSO
Yongsheng Bai, University of Michigan

Young Scientist's Excellence Award Chair

Zhaohui “Steve” Qin, Emory University

Poster Session Chair

Bindu Nanduri, Mississippi State University

Student Session Chairs

Yongsheng Bai, University of Michigan
Ujwani Nukala, University of Arkansas

Fellowship & Awards Committee Chair

Bindu Nanduri, Mississippi State University

Logistics

Tanmay Bera, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Binsheng Gong, U.S. Food and Drug Administration