Teaching News

29 Jun 2017

14th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course, 6-14 July 2017. List of open lectures

The course has started! 27 participants have arrived in our research pole for one week and a half. On the influenza viruses topic, we will together address the latest scientific concepts, based on fruitful exchanges and professional networking.

Welcome party!

The programme of the course has been updated. You can access the final version here.

For all interested colleagues, 6 lectures will be open to the public. Come and join us for intense talks about the determinants of Influenza virus transmission and pathogenesis.

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