Large-Scale Genomic Data Analyses: GWAS in Structured Populations

Submitted by piv on Fri, 09/14/2018 - 14:10

In this workshop, participants will be guided through the basics of microarray and next generation sequencing data, their quality control, the implementation of genome-wide association studies (GWAS), and the challenges that remain in such studies especially regarding issues of conducting GWAS in structured populations and transferring GWAS statistics between populations.

Course Cost: $800 Mexican Pesos

Includes- Course material, coffee breaks, lunches and a social event on day 3.

A variety of speakers/instructors will be present from the Universities of Oxford and Leicester, the Harvard Medical School and UGA-LANGEBIO in Mexico.

URL: 
https://mxbiobankworkshop.wordpress.com/
Dates: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to Friday, November 30, 2018
Location: 
Advanced Genomics Unit, Langebio (UGA-LANGEBIO), CINVESTAV Irapuato, Guanajuato, Mexico
Application procedure: 
Online applications are open until September 28th with chosen applicants informed by October 8th.