Department of Biological Sciences to host Bioinformatics Bootcamp
High-throughput DNA sequencing technologies are rapidly transforming the life sciences and making bioinformatic skills a necessity. From May 11-15, the Department of Biological Sciences will offer a "Bioinformatics Bootcamp" where instructors Scott Santos, Les Goertzen and Ken Halanych will introduce participants to bioinformatic tools and computational biology workflows. Researchers at all levels of expertise are welcome. Please note, participants are expected to complete introductory exercises two weeks prior to attending the Bootcamp, and application materials should be submitted by March 31 as a single PDF via email to email@example.com
. Cost for the Bootcamp is $350 per person.