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Introducing the BioNet
Work Placement Program


BioNet Alberta and Genome Alberta are pleased to announce the  BioNet Alberta work placement and industry partnership program. This program will pair recent graduates from biological and computer sciences possessing relevant skills in bioinformatics and computational biology (B/CB) with Alberta based life sciences and agricultural companies that are utilizing  genomics/omics technologies. The internships will be a 6 month term with the goal of fostering and retaining talent in Alberta while helping industry enhance its value and growth using B/CB.

For more information about the program click here.

Deadline to apply is December 20th, 2023

Are you a recent graduate from a bioinformatics program interested in applying for the program?

Are you an Alberta based life sciences or agricultural company looking to participate in the program?

BioNet 2024

March 26th-28th
Banff, Alberta

Conference Website
Next BioNet Seminar December 13 12noon MST

Speaker #1: 12noon
Lilit Antonyan - UofC
"Polygenic Risk Score Analysis of Structural Brain Changes as Candidate Endophenotypes of Obsessive-Compulsive Behaviors"

Speaker #2: 12:30pm
Sandesh Acharya - UofC
"Stabilized Marker Gene Selection in Single-Cell Data
Upcoming Events  
Have your voice heard:
What do you think are the biggest successes / needs / pitfalls in bioinformatics and computational biology in Alberta? BioNet is constructing a policy facing white paper and we need your help!

We want to hear from you

BioNet 2024 - Save the Date


We are happy to announce that the 2024 BioNet Conference will take place from Tuesday March 26th to Thursday March 28th at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity.  More details coming soon, for all of the most up-to-date information on BioNet conferences click here.

BioNet Alberta is a capacity building initiative funded under the Genome Canada Regional Priorities Partnership Program in coordination with Genome Alberta and coordinates resources at all 3 major Albertan universities.
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