Teaching News

21 Jun 2017

CBID Summer school in Computational Biology for Infectious Diseases, 2nd edition ICISE, Quy Nhon, Vietnam 17-24 September 2017

The CBID summer school is designed to provide students, researchers and professionals with basic concepts and hands-on experience in quantitative analyses of high throughput data in health sciences. The school is organized in 5 parallel thematic groups for 8 days including plenary lectures, technical lectures, practicals and group projects. The trainings will be given by leading experts in their fields, with strong teaching experience for beginners.

For: students, researchers and professionals in human, animal and plant health based in Asia. Candidates from the modeling sciences interested in health applications are also welcome to apply.

Level: beginner/intermediate

Language: English, good level required

R: some of the thematic groups use the R software. Some acquaintance with the R language are required for these group, the minimum being to follow the free 4-hour online course www.datacamp.com/courses/free-introduction-to-r before attending the summer school.

Venue: ICISE (International Center for Interdisciplinary Science and Education), Quy Nhon, Vietnam

Cost: fee and accommodation are covered by the school. Some travel grants are available upon application with justification

Number of places: 90 (18 per thematic group)

Selection: Candidates are selected on CV, letter of motivation, letter of recommandation, and level of English

Application: online

Deadline: 10 July 2017