6th Sardinian International Summer School
From GWAS to Function
Pula (province of Cagliari), Sardinia, Italy
June 12 – 16, 2017
Directors: Francesco Cucca (Italy), Marcella Devoto (Italy, USA), Giovanni Romeo (Italy)
Faculty: Goncalo Abecasis (USA), Myles Axton (UK), Francesco Cucca (Italy), Myriam Gorospe (USA), Agnar Helgason (Iceland), Thomas Meitinger (Germany), John Novembre (USA), Nima Rezaei (Iran), Stephen Sawcer (UK), David Schlessinger (USA), Carlo Sidore (Italy), Nicole Soranzo (UK), John Todd (UK), Eleftheria Zeggini (UK)
The course will use a combination of lectures and demonstrations with a heavy emphasis on hands-on data analysis, which requires students’ active participation.
The focus will be on allowing maximum interaction between participants and faculty and the creation of useful contacts with the other participants.
The course is intended for advanced pre-doctoral students and post-doctoral researchers from biological and health sciences and other backgrounds (including bioinformatics and mathematics) that wish to learn more about or move into the complex genomics field.
The maximum number of participants is 40.
A limited number of fellowships covering both registration and accommodation will be offered.
Venue: Polaris TechnoPark, Building 2-09010 Pula (CA), Italy (http://www.sardegnaricerche.it/en/technologypark)
For updates, program, registration and more information please visit the web site: www.irgb.cnr.it/summerschool2017
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