• BIG Welcome Dinner 2016

    BIG Welcome Dinner 2016

    BIG Welcome Dinner 2016

  • BIG Paint Nite

    BIG Paint Nite

    BIG Paint Nite

  • BIG Paint Nite

    BIG Paint Nite

    BIG Paint Nite

  • BIG Welcome Dinner 2015

    BIG Welcome Dinner 2015

    BIG Welcome Dinner 2015

  • BIG Welcome Dinner 2015

    BIG Welcome Dinner 2015

  • BIG sponsored! Student organized! BIG Student Retreat 2015 - Hiking in New Hampshire; Mount Lafayette

  • BIG sponsored! Student organized! BIG Student Retreat 2015 - Hiking in New Hampshire; Mount Lafayette

  • BIG sponsored! Student organized! BIG Student Retreat 2014 - Hiking in New Hampshire

  • BIG students organize recreational events to get away from research, like hiking in New Hampshire.

  • BIG students organize recreational events to get away from research, like hiking in New Hampshire.

  • BIG students organize recreational events to get away from research, like hiking in New Hampshire.

  • BIG students grab dinner together after attending Microsoft Research's Computational Biology Seminar Series.

  • BIG fishing trip

  • BIG fishing trip

Welcome!

This is a student run website for the Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics (BIG) program at Harvard University.

BIG is an inter-departmental Ph.D. program that trains future leaders in the fields of bioinformatics and genomics. Our mission is to provide our graduate students with the tools to conduct original research that addresses fundamental biological questions with novel approaches and new technologies.

Contact Information

Division of Medical Sciences (DMS)

  • Office of Admissions
    Division of Medical Sciences
    Harvard Medical School
    260 Longwood Avenue
    TMEC 435
    Boston, MA 02120-9109
  • Telephone: 617-432-0162
  • Email: dms [at] hms.harvard.edu

BIG Program Manager: Catherine Haskell

  • Department of Biomedical Informatics
    Countway Library of Medicine
    10 Shattuck Street #3
    Room 432
    Boston, MA 02115
  • Telephone: 617-432-7294
  • Email: Catherine_Haskell@hms.harvard.edu