Breast Cancer Hackathon Challenge 2023

Careers in Computational Biology

Date: Friday, March 3rd, 2023
Time: 1 – 4 PM
Lyda Hill Department of Bioinformatics, J9 Building
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.,Dallas TX 75390

1 to 2:45 PM Celebrating Women in Computational Biology
Women scientists from UTSW Department of Bioinformatics, UTSW BioHPC, Susan G. Komen and Lyda Hill IF/THEN share about their journeys in science and building their careers.
3 to 4 PM Career Huddles
Attendees meet with academic and industry mentors one-to-one or in small groups to discuss their own career plans, professional development goals, work-life balance and trailblazing paths in science.


Refreshments will be provided. The first 100 attendees will receive a free T-shirt!

Susan G. Komen®, the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UTSW) Lyda Hill Department of Bioinformatics and the UTSW Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center are excited to invite individual students, oncologists, breast cancer researchers and data scientists to apply to attend the inaugural Breast Cancer Hackathon Challenge, a project funded by Lyda Hill Philanthropies

Where: UTSW Campus, Dallas, TX
When: March 3-5, 2023

Check out the projects on our U-HackMed website.