Establishment of the 1st Chair of Bioinformatics in Cyprus
The Cyprus Institute of Neurology & Genetics cordially invites you to an event for the establishment of the 1st Chair of Bioinformatics in Cyprus
Tuesday 4 October 2016, 10:30 hrs
The event will be held under the auspices of the Minister of Finance, Mr Harris Georgiades, who will be present.
A cocktail will follow
The Cyprus Institute of Neurology & Genetics has established the 1stChair of Bioinformatics in Cyprus through a European H2020 ERA Chair grant (BIORISE, 2015-2020). The establishment of the Bioinformatics ERA Chair has attracted talented scientists in the modern fields of informatics in medicine and biology. The team will work in collaboration with all CING Departments and Clinics in order to satisfy urgent needs for cutting edge computational analyses on a wealth of biomedical data, thus enhancing both the early diagnosis for a large range of diseases and the targeted drug discovery. The Bioinformatics ERA Chair will increase the capacity and level of excellence of CING across research, education and services having also a serious impact on the CING participation in competitive research programs at national and international levels.