Upcoming Data Carpentry & Variant Analysis courses @ Cambridge University

May 16-17
ElixirUK: Data Carpentry
Data Carpentry workshops are designed to teach basic concepts, skills and tools for working more effectively with data. The workshop is aimed at researchers in the life sciences at all career stages and is designed for learners with little to no prior knowledge of programming, shell scripting, or command line tools.

June 13-14
Variant Analysis with GATK
This workshop will focus on the core steps involved in calling variants with the Broad’s Genome Analysis Toolkit, using the “Best Practices” developed by the GATK team. You will learn why each step is essential to the variant discovery process, what are the operations performed on the data at each step, and how to use the GATK tools to get the most accurate and reliable results out of your dataset.

All courses open for booking can be found at: http://training.csx.cam.ac.uk/bioinformatics/Event-timetable. In

Details of our charging policy can be found at: http://training.csx.cam.ac.uk/bioinformatics/info/charging