The Arkansas Bioinformatics Consortium Conference

An Opportunity to Create an Arkansas Collaborative Community in Bioinformatics Research

AR-BIC First annual conference - March 11-12, 2015
at the Little Rock Downtown State House Convention Center
Conference organized by: Arkansas Research Alliance, National Center for
Toxicological Research and the Arkansas Bioinformatics Consortium.

Wednesday, March 11, Evening Reception and Poster Session - 5:00 to 9:00 PM

Caraway Room of the State House Convention Center
Hors d’oeuvres provided; cash bar

Thursday, March 12 AR-BIC Conference - 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM

Morning Sessions
Afternoon Sessions


1. Bioinformatics and Precision Medicine – A Medical School Experience (Chair: Charlotte Hobbs)
2. Bioinformatics in FDA and Advancing Regulatory Science (Chairs: William Slikker and Weida Tong)



3. State-Wide Bioinformatics Activities and Resources (Chairs: Rick McMullen and Cynthia Sagers)
4. State Resources in Training and Education for Bioinformatics (Chair: Abhijit Bhattacharyya)
5. Panel Discussion

Additional Conference Information - Detailed  Conference Schedule
Poster Abstracts - Speaker Biographies - Conference Sponsors - About AR-BIC

No registration cost, but you must register
Download registration forms here: Microsoft Word  or PDF and e-mail to Julie Larue.

Disclaimer: Funding for this conference was made possible, in part, by the food and Drug Administration through grant 1R13FD005304-01, views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does any mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organization imply endorsement by the United States Government.

Midsouth Computational Biology & Bioinformation Society Following the AR-BIC conference:

Midsouth Computational Biology & Bioinformation Society

12th Annual MCBIOS Conference - March 13th & 14th

At the Little Rock Marriott Conference and Convention Center

Late registrations will be accepted the morning of March 13th

AR-BIC Consortium Institutions























University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Arkansas State University University of Arkansas at Little Rock University of Arkansas at Fayetteville University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences National Center for Toxicological Research Arkansas Research Alliance