CBID Summer school in Computational Biology for Infectious Diseases, 2nd edition
ICISE, Quy Nhon, Vietnam
17-24 September 2017
The CBID summer school organised with the support of French Institute for Research on Development (IRD) 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. More information at www.cbid.asia
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.
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: www.icisequynhon.com
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 (www.cbid.asia)
Deadline: 10 July 2017