ISMB 2014 - High School Teacher Workshop

Friday, July 11, 2014

This is a hands-on workshop held prior to the annual meeting of the International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB). Instructors include Dr. Fran Lewitter, Founding Director of Bioinformatics and Research Computing at Whitehead Institute; Dr. David Form, biology teacher at Nashoba Region High School; and, Dr. Patricia Palagi, Head, Training and Outreach, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics.
The workshop includes bioinformatics activities that can be used in your classroom to help students learn biological principles. Topics include BLAST and other resources available at NCBI (the National Center for Biotechnology Information) and in Europe.