4th Annual MAQC Society Meeting -  April 28-30, 2021

Important Announcement

Due to the international COVID19 pandemic, the MAQC Society rescheduled the MAQC Society 2020 Meeting for April 28-30, 2021.  The new meeting in 2021 will be virtual.  The MAQC Society 2021 meeting will be a joint virtual meeting with a sister society, MCBIOS, that will hold its meeting from April 26-28, 2021.  Click on the button below to submit abstracts, register and get additional info about the joint meeting.

  • Twitter


The MAQC Society will be holding its 4th annual meeting.  

Venue: This meeting will be virtual

Planned Speakers and Highlights:

  • Keynote Speakers

    • Dr. William Slikker, Director of FDA-NCTR​

    • Dr. Rebecca Doerge, Dean of the Mellon College of Science at Carnegie Mellon University

    • Dr. Joel Parker, Director, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Bioinformatics Core

  • Invited Speakers

    • Dr. Kelly Rose, Program Officer, Burroughs Wellcome Fund

    • Dr. Elena Helman, Director of Bioinformatics, Guardant Health​

    • Dr. Shirley Wang, Asst. Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and REPEAT Director

  • Special sessions on the FDA-led Sequencing Quality Control (SEQC) Phase 2 project

    • Reproducibility in cancer genomics​

    • Best practices for analyzing next-generation sequencing data

    • Cross-lab and cross-platform performance characteristics for WGS, oncopanel sequencing, and liquid biopsy

This will be a joint virtual meeting with MCBIOS (April 26-28, 2021).

Wendell Jones, President of the MAQC Society

Weida Tong, President of MCBIOS


Sponsors Include