Nile University has proudly hosted the International Summer School on Bioinformatics. The event was attended by 1500+ students, graduates, post-graduates, researchers, senior researchers, principle investigators, department leaders, professors, from all Egyptian universities and research centers who are interested in Biomedical informatics field. The event had International participants from all over the world & it included various speeches by Dr. Mohamed Hamed, the executive manager of EG-CompBio, head of the Integrative OMICS analyses group, Rostock University, Germany, Prof. Dr.Matthias Schlesner, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany, Dr. Mohamed El-hadidi, head of the bioinformatics research group, Nile University, Egypt, Ms. Sarah Fischer, senior researcher, Rostock University, Rostock, Germany, Prof. Dr. Ramy Aziz, head of microbiology and immunology, faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, Egypt, Ms. Nan Li, senior researcher, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany, Dr. Sameh Magdeldin, head of the proteomics unit, 57357 Hospital, Cairo, Egypt, Ms. Yvonne Gladbach, senior researcher, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany, Mr. Abdelrahman Mahmoud, senior researcher, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany, Dr.Rehab Abdullah, Postdoc researcher, AUC, Cairo, Egypt.
The summer school included set of lecture series given by distinguished Prof. covering various research areas in computational biology. Also provided multiple practical training (mini-workshops) on different levels of difficulties.