Start Date :

1/11/2018 - 06.30 PM

   End Date :

1/11/2018 - 08.00 PM

   Location :

UCSC Silicon Valley Extension

   Instructors :

   Cost :


This free evening event is an informal discussion geared towards new or returning students interested in one or more of the Bioscience certificate programs -- Biotechnology and Bioinformatics.  The event begins with a short overview of the job market, career opportunities, and certificate program details followed by an open-floor segment for audience questions.

PRESENTER: Abizar Lakdawalla, PhD, an Extension instructor the co-founder and CEO of Proxeom, a liquid biopsy firm. Formerly he was senior director of sequencing applications at Thermo Fisher Scientific, and associate director of novel DNA sequencing technologies at Illumina. He teaches:  "Genomics and Next Generation DNA Sequencing: Methods and Applications"

Additional Info :

No registration fee, but enrollment is required.