Friday, September 22, 2023 to Saturday, September 23, 2023

2023 DCMB and Bioinformatics Graduate Program Annual Retreat

(All day)

Once again, we will gather for a two-day retreat in a beautiful natural setting.

This year’s retreat theme is “Bioinformatics: Riding the wave of new technologies”. We have planned an exciting schedule of events including faculty and student lightning talks, roundtables, breakout sessions, a poster session, faculty science talks, a DEI-focused book discussion, social activities, and free time.

We are pleased to announce our keynote speaker: Karthik Duraisamy, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Aerospace Engineering & Dept. of Mechanical Engineering; Director, Michigan Institute for Computational Discovery & Engineering (MICDE)


Bioinformatics Graduate Program students, DCMB & CCMB faculty members, DCMB postdocs and research and administrative staff


2023 DCMB and Bioinformatics Graduate Program Annual Retreat


Friday, September 22 (full day) & Saturday 23, 2023 (half day)


Maumee Bay Lodge & Conference Center, 1750 State Park Road #2, Oregon, OH 43616

Important details: 

Transportation to and from the conference, lodging on Friday night, and meals are provided. Get the FAQs, review the meeting schedule, and learn more on the DCMB Annual Retreat Website.

Sign up by August 7th! 

Complete this survey to confirm your attendance, reserve your transportation and hotel room, sign up for lightning talks, and get a copy of our discussion book “Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor” by Virginia Eubanks.

Until then – aloha! Enjoy your summer!

The 2023 Retreat Committee

(Aaron, Elisabeth, Elysia, Julia, Kati, Kayvan, Keagan, Kinsey, Maureen, Maya, Rintsen, Ryan, Theresa)