Training

Our goal is to improve knowledge diffusion and empower researchers in the use bioinformatics, biostatistics and biodata techniques.

We provide a range of flexible seminar series, courses and workshops – ranging from introductory courses to advanced bioinformatics.

  • Hands-on training workshops: to equip researchers with essential skills to carry out primary analyses of their own
  • Seminars: to provide a refresher on fundamental concepts and introduce more complex and advanced ones
  • Analysis Hotel: to provide guidance and facilitated access to tools, applications, data and resources by being embedded within QFAB team
  • Carpentries: to learn data management and processing by doing
  • Clinicsto provide advice on analysis methods, experimental design, interpretation of results, choice and access to resources and compute infrastructure through short consultations

You can contact us by filling in our Expression of Interest form or contact our Training Team for details on how QFAB can meet your training needs and enquiries about upcoming workshops.

 

Upcoming NGS Workshops from Galaxy Australia

Date Workshop Price Info/Registration
7-8 August 2018 RNA Seq analysis using Galaxy (1.5 days) $25 Info/Registration
22 August 2018 Introduction to Galaxy Australia - Genome Assembly (3 hours) Free

Brisbane

Toowoomba

Cairns

Townsville

4-5 September 2018 Genome assembly using Galaxy (1.5 days) $25 Info/Registration
12 September 2018 Introduction to Galaxy Australia - Variant detection (3 hours) Free TBA
18-19 September 2018 Variant detection using Galaxy (1.5 days) $25 Info/Registration

 

Upcoming R Workshops

Date Workshop Early Bird Price* Info/Registration
30 July 2018 Data preparation, processing and reporting using R ( 1 day) $135 Info/Registration
3 August 2018 Exploring and predicting using linear regression in R ( 1 day) $135 Info/Registration
17 August 2018 Longitudinal and mixed model analysis in R ( 1 day) $135 Info/Registration
20 August 2018 Hypothesis testing using R ( 1 day) $135 Info/Registration
       
10 September 2018 Introduction to R ( 1 day) $135 Info/Registration
5 October 2018 Data preparation, processing and reporting using R ( 1 day) $135 Info/Registration
12 October 2018 Hypothesis testing using R ( 1 day) $135 Info/Registration

* Only available to QFAB Members: UQ, QUT, GU, JCU, USQ, CQU and USC

Other Workshops

Date Workshop Price Info/Registration
Coming soon Introduction to statistics using SPSS   Info

 

Software carpentries

Date Workshop Price Info/Registration
28-29 August 2018 R Environment, using command line Shell and Version Control with Git (2 days)   details

 

Conferences of interest in 2018