Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics
Monday 6 - Friday 17 February 2017
The Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics offers a series of two day modules, taught by international and Australian experts and is designed to introduce geneticists to modern methods of statistical analysis and to introduce statisticians to the statistical challenges posed by modern genetic data.
In addition to the teaching program, UQ will host two full days of Research presentations from the module instructors on Wednesday 8th and Wednesday 15th of February)
The research symposia is free to all SISG students, and is open the UQ community.
The modular nature of the Institute enables participants to design a program best suited to their backgrounds and interests. Participants can enrol in up to four (4) modules (one from each stream below):
Organisers: Peter Visscher (UQ*), Jian Yang (UQ), Naomi Wray (UQ), Bruce Weir (UW**)
Venue: St Lucia Campus, University of Queensland
*University of Queensland
**University of Washington