The Bioinformatics Barcelona Association presents the Research Program on Biomedical Informatics

You're still in time to sign up for the third visit of the "Get BIB", focused on this occasion on the Research Program on Biomedical Informatics (GRIB), joint research programme of the Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute (IMIM) and the Department of Experimental and Health Sciences of UPF.

The presentation will take place on Monday 12 December from 10:00 to 12:00h at Ramón y Cajal room of Barcelona Biomedical Research Park (Doctor Aiguader, 88, Barcelona), and since seating is limited, it needs your attendance confirmation by sending an email to

The "Get BIB" visits aim to provide more in-depth topics related to bioinformatics that are pursuing the partners ofBioinformatics Barcelona Association (BIB), a non-profit association for the provision of education and training, the promotion of advanced research, knowledge and technology transfer, the stimulation of competitiveness and innovation within the industrial sector, and the provision of greater visibility as an international node in the field of Bioinformatics. Constituted in 2015, BIB currently comprises 45 leading institutions related to the Bioinformatic sector that develop their activities within the health, agrifood and technology sector. Pompeu Fabra University is part of the BIB association since its beginning.


10:00 h   Welcome and introduction to GRIB - Ferran Sanz                                                                         

10:20 h   Presentation of the research groups at GRIB

  • Computational RNA Biology - Eduardo Eyras
  • Functional Genomics - Robert Castelo
  • Integrative Biomedical Informatics - Laura Furlong
  • PharmacoInformatics - Manuel Pastor
  • Structural Bioinformatics - Baldo Oliva
  • Systems Pharmacology - Jordi Mestres

11:35 h   Questions/Discussion: What can GRIB bring to the BIB? What does the GRIB do at BIB? What can GRIB do for your project? How can you collaborate with GRIB?

12:00 h   End of the session

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