Bernie Pope

Computer scientist and bioinformatician


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

  • Case studies in genomic cohort data sharing, Research Data Alliance (RDA) 22nd Virtual Plenary Meeting, 16 May 2024.
  • Human genomics data sharing and analysis in Australia: An ongoing journey, ELIXIR Human Data Communities Meeting, 19 March 2024.
  • Human Genomes Platform Project: Data Access Committee Management Systems Candidate Solutions Evaluation Report, Human Genomes Platform Project, 28 February 2024.

Recent activities

  • 6-8 May, 2024: Attended the Pan Prostate Cancer Group Meeting in Sydney, Australia
  • 11 March - 9 May, 2024: Lectured and Coordinated the subject Coding for Business Problems in the Masters of Business Analytics at the Melbourne Business School, The University of Melbourne
  • 1 May, 2024: Gave lecture on Parallelism for the Masters of Science (Bioinformatics), The University of Melbourne
  • 19 March, 2024: Presented at the ELIXIR Human Data Communities Meeting (online)
  • 11 March, 2024: Visited the HELIOS study in Singapore