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Last update: April 8, 2008

The First Annual EITC Workshop on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Research (EITC-Bio 2008)

Princeton University, New Jersey, USA
June 7, 2008

The First Annual EITC Workshop on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Research (EITC-Bio 2008) will be held at the Friend Center, Princeton University on June 7, 2008.  Following the Bioinformatics track of the Emerging Information and Technology Conference (last year's program available at, EITC-Bio focuses on the current research and development frontiers in both academia and industry.  This year we will invite leading scientists to present and discuss how the synergy of bioinformatics and biomedical science may further our understandings in biology and medicine, and faciliate our combat against diseases.  The full-day event covers latest advances in various topics including computational biology, systems biology, cancer, immunology, and high-throughput screening.

Please check the workshop website ( for the workshop program and information on travel, accommodation, and registration.


Please submit your title, abstract, (no more than 300 words) and the bio of the main presenter using the abstract template by email to  The poster title and abstract will be included in the workshop proceedings, which will be made online available publicly before the meeting.


Poster submission deadline: May 14, 2008
Poster decision: May 21, 2008
Poster abstract templates:


Jung-Hsien Chiang, National Cheng-Kung University
Shridar Ganeshan, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Hai Hu, Windber Research Institute
Zhang-Zhi Hu, Georgetown University Medical Center
Spencer Chiang-Ching Huang, Northwestern University
Jenn-Kang Hwang, National Chiao-Tung University (Keynote Speaker)
Yibin Kang, Princeton University
Nickolas Kintos, Fordham University
Mingyao Li, University of Pennsylvania
Henry Horng-shing Lu, National Chiao-Tung University
Carlo Maley, Wistar Institute
Y. Jane Tseng, National Taiwan University
Guang Yao, Duke University


Program Committee

    Shridar Ganesan    UMDNJ                         (Cancer Biology)
    Frank Hsu          Fordham University            (Algorithmics and Computational Biology)
    Yibin Kang         Princeton University          (Cancer Biology; Co-Chair)
    Ming OuhYoung      National Taiwan University    (Algorithmics and Computational Biology)
    Li-San Wang        University of Pennsylvania    (Bioinformatics; Co-Chair)
    Cathy H. Wu        Georgetown University         (Bioinformatics and Systems Biology)

Steering Committee

    Eric Y. Chuang     National Taiwan University
    Frank Hsu          Fordham University
    Yibin Kang         Princeton University
    Ming OuhYoung      National Taiwan University
    Li-San Wang        University of Pennsylvania (Coordinator)
    Cathy H. Wu        Georgetown University Medical Center

Organizing Committee

    Kevin T.Y. Hsu     IBM (Webmaster)
    Yibin Kang         Princeton University
    Hwa-Han Wang       EITC (Co-Chair)
    Wei-Hsing Wang     EITC (Co-Chair)
    Li-San Wang        University of Pennsylvania
    Alvin W.C. Wong    EITC and University of Texas at Dallas (Webmaster)

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