Hands-on computational genomics course in Berlin

July 5, 2015

(This article was first published on Recipes, scripts and genomics, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology is organizing a computational genomics course and R programming will be used for most practical sessions. The course will cover basic statistics, programming and basic concepts in next-generation sequencing as well as it is applications such as RNA-seq and ChIP-seq. There will be practical sessions every day. The course will last 7 days and will be taught at MDC-Berlin campus between 18-24 October 2015.

Course Modules

The course modules are as follows. Almost all modules have practical sessions and participants will have a chance to directly apply what they learned.
– Introduction to R and Bioconductor
– Statistics and Exploratory Data analysis
– Introduction to Next-gen sequencing
– Applications of computational genomics
– RNA-seq analysis
– ChIP-seq analysis
– Data integration and visualization

The instructors

The instructors include high-profile local and external scientists working on computational genomics.
See the full list at: http://compgen2015.mdc-berlin.de/

Apply by 30 July 2015

see instructions at: http://compgen2015.mdc-berlin.de/

Event poster

Computational genomics course poster 2015 (BIMSB/MDC-Berlin) from Altuna Akalin

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