The Arkansas Bioinformatics Consortium Conference
AR-BIC 2016

We Are an Arkansas Collaborative Community in Bioinformatics Research

AR-BIC Second Annual Conference - April 17-18, 2016
at the Embassy Suites, Little Rock, AR
Conference organized by: Arkansas Research Alliance, National Center for
Toxicological Research and the Arkansas Bioinformatics Consortium

Program Overview
(register now)

Sunday April 17th

Monday April 18th

5:00 PM - 9:00PM - Registration

5:30 PM - 9:00PM - Poster Session

6:00 PM - 9:00PM - Evening Reception

8:30 AM to 9:00 AM - Light Breakfast

9:00 AM - 4:45 -PM Conference

A portion of the conference will be dedicated to the new Arkansas Research Alliance contract with the Food and Drug Administration that was announced November 17 at GenomeWeb:


FDA Contracts with Arkansas Research Alliance to Design More Effective Lung Cancer Tests

"NEW YORK (GenomeWeb - November 17, 2015 - account login needed) – The Arkansas Research Alliance has received a $764,000 contract from the US Food and Drug Administration for a feasibility study aimed at developing improved methods and tools for screening for lung cancer.

The alliance is a consortium of five research universities in Arkansas, namely the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Arkansas State University, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, and the University of Arkansas as well as the FDA's National Center for Toxicological Research."

No registration cost, but you must register
Download registration form here: Microsoft Word  and e-mail to Julie LaRue

Speaker Biographies - Poster Abstracts - Detailed Conference Schedule

About AR-BIC
- Conference Sponsors - Meeting Attendees

AR-BIC Consortium Institutions























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.
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