BIOF 020 – Python For Beginners

Online

In this introductory workshop for beginners, participants will learn how to create, read, transform, and visualize data for scientific analysis. Learners will also gain skills in applying basic computer logic to scientific applications. There are no prerequisites for this course beyond college-level algebra and statistics; however, participants should be comfortable with basic computer functions. This [....]

BIOF 082 – Introduction to Bioinformatics: Theory and Application

Online

This introductory-level training course on basics of Bioinformatics will introduce participants to a comprehensive set of bioinformatics concepts, tools and techniques, ultimately facilitating the solution to biological problems. It will provide an overview of several important aspects of bioinformatics such as biological database searching, sequence analysis, protein structure analysis, genome assembly and annotation, building phylogenetic [....]

BIOF018 – Intermediate R Boot Camp

Online

This workshop builds upon the principles of using R for data science by introducing intermediate concepts that will help learners advance their knowledge and use R for more complex tasks. These tasks include working with APIs and packages to access data on remote servers, iterating tasks over datasets, and writing custom functions.

Introductory R Bootcamp – Evening Workshop

Online

In this workshop, learners will learn the basics of how to use R to wrangle data, create visualizations, and conduct exploratory analyses. The workshop will use the popular “tidyverse” suite of packages and will also teach learners the concept of tidy data and how it facilitates analysis.

Introduction to Text Mining Using Python

Online

This workshop is designed for learners and interested individuals with little or no experience in text mining or machine learning. The workshop will introduce participants to a comprehensive set of text mining related topics, tools and techniques. It will cover three primary components: (1) basics of Python and its related packages, (2) an overview of [....]

Python For Beginners

Online

This is an introductory workshop for beginners; participants will learn how to create, read, transform, and visualize data for scientific analysis. You will also gain skills in applying basic computer logic to scientific applications. There are no prerequisites for this workshop beyond college-level algebra and statistics; however, participants should be comfortable with basic computer functions. [....]

Cellular Immunology Workshop

Online

This elementary course will uncover the fundamental pillars of Immunology, which include the cellular and molecular partners participating in the orchestration of an immune response. In addition, it will study different experimental approaches utilized to inquire how the immune system works. Besides the protective role against infections, the immune system also operates as a platform [....]

Cellular Immunology Workshop

Online

This elementary course will uncover the fundamental pillars of Immunology, which include the cellular and molecular partners participating in the orchestration of an immune response. In addition, it will study different experimental approaches utilized to inquire how the immune system works. Besides the protective role against infections, the immune system also operates as a platform [....]

Public Policy Series: The Role of the White House, Congress, Federal Agencies, and Judiciary in Science & Technology Policy

Online

Whether you’re a scientist, engineer, or health professional interested in a career in science and technology policy or a researcher who’s interested in improving how they describe the potential societal implications of their research, you need better understanding of science and technology policy. You also need to understand the key principles involved in evaluating programs, [....]

RNA-seq Data Analysis and Visualization

Online

This workshop will introduce the basics of next generation bulk and single cell RNA sequencing data analysis. We will introduce the file formats, bioinformatics tools and standards, and data analysis workflows. The lectures will introduce common software libraries and algorithms used in the bioinformatics community. During the hands-on training sessions, we will perform alignment and [....]