Annual Fellowship Ceremony 2017-2018
A ceremony awarding fellowships and certificates to new and continuing Edmond J. Safra Center fellows took place on December 11, 2017 at Tel Aviv University (TAU). A capacity audience of fellows, their families and their advisors filled Jaglom Auditorium in the Senate building.
The event was attended by TAU President, Prof. Joseph Klafter, as well as the Dean of Life Sciences, Prof. Daniel Chamovitz, Dean of Exact Sciences, Prof. Michael Krivelevich, Dean of Faculty of Medicine, Prof. Ehud Grossman, Vice Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Prof. Karen Avraham and Head of Computer Science School, Prof. Hanoch Levy. Prof. Ron Shamir, the head of the Center, presented a summary of the Center's status. Profs Klafter, Chamovitz and Krivelevich greeted the audience.
Edmond J. Safra PhD fellow Renana Sabi (Tuller's group, Engineering), gave an exciting talk titled "The ribosome has its own pace: a bioinformatics perspective".
Fifty five fellowships and awards were given to excellent bioinformatics students of all degrees, including undergraduate and graduate students.