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Columbia University's Epigenetics Boot Camp
Mon, Jun 19, 2017, 8:00 AM – Tue, Jun 20, 2017, 5:30 PM EDT
The June 2017 Epigenetics Boot Camp is sold out. Please join the wait list in case additional slots open.
Overview: This two-day intensive workshop of seminars and hands-on analytical sessions will provide an overview of concepts, techniques, and data analysis methods utilized in environmental epigenetics studies. Students and investigators at all career stages are welcome. Basic familiarity with R is is strongly recommended in order to obtain the most value from the workshop - if you are unfamiliar with R, we have tutorials linked on our website for review prior to the Boot Camp.
Keynote Speaker: The keynote speaker for this workshop is Dr. John Greally, MB, BCh, PhD, Center for Epigenomics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Instructors: The 2017 Epigenetics Boot Camp will be led by Dr. Andrea Baccarelli and colleagues from Columbia University, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute. Together, the instructors have 31 years of combined experience in environmental epigenetic studies.
- Andrea Baccarelli, MD, MPH, PhD, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
- Kasey Brennan, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
- Andres Cardenas, PhD, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School
- Elena Colicino, PhD, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
- Allan Just, PhD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Logistics: There is a limited capacity for this workshop. Registration fee covers course material, breakfast, lunch, and refreshment breaks. Personal computers are not needed for the Boot Camp as all data sessions will be conducted in a computer lab. For more information and to subscribe to updates, please visit our website.
Cancellations: Cancellation notices must be received in writing by May 31, 2017 to receive a full refund. Due to workshop capacity, we regret that we are unable to refund fees for cancellations after May 31, 2017. Please email your cancellation notice to Columbia.EBC@gmail.com.