Students are exposed to a broad set of cutting edge topics in bioinformatics
External speakers are brought in for the Monday Seminar Series co-sponsored by UCLA Life Sciences, QcBio, and CTSI
The Bioinformatics Program Welcomes the New 1st Year PhD Students!
Incoming PhD student and former BIG Summer participant, Alec Chiu, presented at RECOMB-CCB
UCLA Bioinformatics students present their findings at national and international meetings
Integrated core curriculum and over 50 elective courses
Our interdisciplinary Ph.D. program consists of an integrated one-year core curriculum, over 50 elective courses, research rotations, and an intensive research experience with one of over 45 faculty mentors from more than 12 departments.
Annual Retreats for Students and Faculty
Students in the UCLA Bioinformatics program have opportunities to present their work in formal and informal settings, and to interact with other scientists engaged in Bioinformatics research.
Our core mission: training the next generation of big data scientists in biology and medicine
We offer exceptional institutional resources and facilities for genomic and biomedical big data production and advanced high-performance computing.