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Bernie Pope

Computer scientist and bioinformatician

Overview

I am an Associate Professor at The University of Melbourne. My research focuses on applying computational techniques to biological questions, especially related to human genomics and cancer. I am also enthusiastic about education and have extensive experience teaching at the university level.

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Recent presentations

  • Genome Sequencing in Meningiomas that have undergone pathological progression, Melbourne Bioinformatics Lab Presentation, 14 May 2021.
  • Best practices for bioinformatics command-line software with Bionitio, Australian Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Society (ABACBS) Conference, 24 November 2020.
  • Somatic variant calling in whole genome sequencing, opportunities, challenges and solutions, Monash Partners Comprehensive Cancer Consortium, Tech Talks series, 20 November 2020.

Recent activities

  • 4 June 2021: Participated in the Health and Medical Research Sector Workforce Workshop 2, Melbourne
  • 11 May 2021: Participated in the Health and Medical Research Sector Workforce Workshop 1, Melbourne
  • 6 May 2021: Lectured Parallel Computing for Bioinformatics, Masters of Science (Bioinformatics), The University of Melbourne.
  • 30 March, 1 and 6 April, 2021: Lectured Introduction to Python Programming in the Masters of Business Analytics, The Melbourne Business School, The University of Melbourne.
  • 16 March 2021: Gave lecture on Bioinformatics Computing Resources for the Masters of Science (Bioinformatics), The University of Melbourne