Join us for the 2020 Joint Carnegie Mellon University - University of Pittsburgh Ph.D. Program in Computational Biology Virtual Orientation

Virtual Orientation – August 24-26, 2020

Virtual Retreat – August 28, 2020

Monday August 24, 2020

(ALL Times are Eastern Standard Time)

1:00 – 1:30pm Director overview presentation Insert Zoom link
1:30 – 2:30 PM Student Panels Insert Zoom link
12:00 – 1:00 PM
1:00 – 2:00 PM Individual Meetings with faculty seen below
2:00 – 4:00 PM Administrative Overview
4:00 – 4:15 PM How to Win Grad School
4:15 – 5:15 PM

 

Tuesday August 25, 2020

(ALL Times are Eastern Standard Time)

Administrative Overview
Laboratory Safety and Chemical Hygiene Training
Title IX Modules
OIS Info Session (PITT)
OIE Info Session (CMU)
CAPS

Wednesday August 26, 2020

(ALL Times are Eastern Standard Time)

ICC Overview
Computing (Ivan)
SCS Computing
GSA Overview
Happy Hour with Current Students

Individual Meetings with Faculty Zoom Links:

(Below are the links with dates and times that faculty are able to be contacted for questions regarding research and rotations)

Ziv Bar-Joseph https://cmu.zoom.us/j/547020049 Meeting ID: 547 020 049
Takis Benos https://zoom.us/j/768451687 Meeting ID: 768 451 687
Oana Carja https://cmu.zoom.us/j/866109652 Meeting ID: 866 109 652
Maria Chikina https://zoom.us/j/119273230 Meeting ID: 119 273 230
Jishnu Das https://pitt.zoom.us/j/482935346 Meeting ID: 482 935 346
Jim Faeder https://pitt.zoom.us/j/4892064056 Meeting ID: 489 206 4056
Irene Kaplow https://cmu.zoom.us/j/7528192452 Meeting ID: 752 819 2452
Seyoung Kim https://cmu.zoom.us/j/758566899 Meeting ID: 758 566 899
Carl Kingsford https://cmu.zoom.us/j/189744261 Meeting ID: 189 744 261
David Koes https://zoom.us/j/321892404 Meeting ID: 321 892 404
Dennis Kotska https://pitt.zoom.us/j/187300045 Meeting ID: 187 300 045
Chris Langmead https://cmu.zoom.us/j/337095447 Meeting ID: 337 095 447
Silvia Liu https://pitt.zoom.us/j/974976338 Meeting ID: 974 976 338
Jose Lugo-Martinez https://cmu.zoom.us/j/571651389 Meeting ID: 571 651 389
Jian Ma https://cmu.zoom.us/my/jianma
Natasa Miskov-Zivanov https://pitt.zoom.us/j/4260303912 Meeting ID: 426 030 3912
Hosein Mohimani https://cmu.zoom.us/j/474827845 Meeting ID: 474 827 845
Hatice Osmanbeyoglu https://zoom.us/j/195063033 Meeting ID: 195 063 033
Russell Schwartz https://cmu.zoom.us/j/830076051 Meeting ID: 830 076 051
Yi Shi https://us04web.zoom.us/j/141925185 Meeting ID: 141 925 185
Jianhua Xing https://zoom.us/j/9053863525 Meeting ID: 905 386 3525
Min Xu https://cmu.zoom.us/j/6262109360 Meeting ID: 626 109 360

Faculty Research Talks:

Ziv Bar-Joseph
Seyoung Kim
Christopher J. Langmead
Jian Ma
Robert F. Murphy
David Koes
Russell Schwartz
Min Xu

CPCB ANNUAL RETREAT!

Friday August 28, 2020

(ALL Times are Eastern Standard Time)

 9:30  -9:40AM Welcome from the Directors
 9:40 AM – 11:55 AM COVID-19 Mini Symposium
 9:40 AM Maria Chikina, PITT
 10:05 AM Ziv Bar-Joseph, CMU “Reconstructing sars-cov-2 response signaling and regulatory networks”
 10:30 – 11:00 AM BREAK
 11:00 AM Chris Langmead, CMU Algorithmic design and optimization of a universal betacoronavirus vaccine”
 11:25 AM  Jim Faeder, PITT “Modeling the Dynamics of a COVID-19 Infection”

 

12:00 – 12:30 PM – Break

12:30 – 1:30 (6) 10 minute student talks

1:30-2:00 – Break

2:00 – 2:30 – (6) 5 minute student talks

2:30-3:00 – Break

3:00 – 4:00 PM – Student  and Directors Meeting

4:00 – GSA Meeting