Event: Genomic Epidemiology in Africa
This computational course aims to describe the key aspects of human population genetics and genome-wide association studies (GWAS) so that participants will be able to perform analyses of their own research. The programme will cover both theoretical and practical issues of genetic epidemiology via association analysis, illustrating particular concepts with examples from recent studies in type 2 diabetes, sickle cell disease and malaria.
Date: 21-26 June 2015
Audience: Academic and industry epidemiologists, researchers
Location: University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa
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