Education and outreach are important aspects of the CBC mission. Over the years, the CBC has organized and hosted multiple educational opportunities that bridge institutional boundaries and are open to all members of the CBC research community. For more information on CBC-sponsored Events, choose from the following:
The CBC strives to be an up-to-date information center for the CBC community and posts many other relevant biomedical research events occurring city-wide. Bookmark the CBC Homepage to stay well informed!
Upcoming CBC-Sponsored Events
TGS & CBC Course
“Commercialization in Context: Life Sciences”
The Graduate School (TGS) of Northwestern in conjunction with CBC is offering a new course which will take place April 3 – June 5 on Wednesday evenings, 5 – 8PM in Wieboldt Hall on the NU Chicago campus. The course will focus on the commercialization of life science research with an emphasis on intellectual property. Kellogg faculty will organize and teach the course in collaboration with representatives from the CBC and TGS. Students from all 3 CBC universities can attend; NU graduate students can register for credit and UChicago and UIC graduate students are invited to attend/audit the course.
Registration for “Commercialization in Context: Life Science” (TGS518) Spring Quarter 2019 is open from Feb 26th until March 20, 2019.
“Preclinical Safety Assessment and Mitigation Strategies in Drug Discovery”
Date: April 9-10, 2019 (a one-and-a-half-day course)
Tuesday, April 9, 2019; 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday, April 10, 2019; 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Instructor: Bryan H. Norman, PhD
(Retired from Eli Lilly and Company)
17th Annual CBC Symposium (2019)
“The impact of machine learning and AI on biomedicine”
Date: Friday, October 11, 2019
Location: UChicago Campus