Upcoming Event

The 17th Annual Conference of the Midsouth Computational Biology & Bioinformatics Society (MCBIOS)
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will be held April 6 - 8 2020 at Cary, North Carolina. The theme for this year is "PRECISION PUBLIC HEALTH - A 2020 VISION"

About MCBIOS

The mission of MCBIOS is to foster networking and collaborationpromote the professional development of members and supporting our student members.

Upcoming Event

The 17th Annual Conference of the Midsouth Computational Biology & Bioinformatics Society (MCBIOS)
Image is not available

will be held April 6 - 8 2020 at Cary, North Carolina. The theme for this year is "PRECISION PUBLIC HEALTH - A 2020 VISION"

About MCBIOS

The mission of MCBIOS is to foster networking and collaborationpromote the professional development of members and supporting our student members.

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Objectives

  • Advance the understanding of bioinformatics and computational biology
  • Bring together scientists of various backgrounds and disciplines
  • Facilitate the collaboration of researchers with similar or complementary backgrounds to solve biological, health and/or medical problems
  • Promote education in bioinformatics and computational biology
  • Inform the general public on the results and implications of current research in bioinformatics and computational biology
  • Promote other activities that will contribute to the development of bioinformatics and computational biology MCBIOS Bylaws Current version (Amended Feb 20, 2010)

Memembership

Membership in MBIOS includes meeting registration for the annual Conference and access to workshops and collaborative projects hosted by MCBIOS through the year.  Students receive a discount for membership and are eligible for student awards.  Click here for more information about MCBIOS.  MCBIOS encourages involvement at both the regional and state level.

About local chapters

MCBIOS encourages the formation of local chapters. Chapters require:

  • At least three members
  • An elected chairman
  • A regular meeting schedule, with a minimum of two meetings per year
  • A purpose for organizing