Bioinformatics and Comparative Genome Analysis course

July 5 - July 17, 2010

Institut Pasteur Paris - France

website: http://www.pasteur.fr/~tekaia/BCGA2010.html

  • Aim of the course
    The main objectives of the course are to familiarize young scientists (Biologists, Computer Scientists, Mathematicians or Statisticians ) with bioinformatics and genome data analysis skills and to encourage multi-disciplinarity by introducing:
    1- advanced fundamental algorithms in bioinformatics,
    2- their application in genome analyses,
    3- and recent knowledge acquired from genome studies and perspectives.
    The course is aimed at motivated Ph.D and Post-doctoral students, as well as young (under age 35) assistant professors in Academic Institutions with background in Mathematics, Statistics, Biology or Computing, who are involved in Bioinformatics and Genomes studies.
    Twenty (20) full time places are available for the course. Acceptance will be subject to an evaluation process. Selection criteria include confirmed initial experience in Bioinformatics and Genomics. No more than 20% from any country will be selected. Gender balance between selected students will be guaranteed as far as possible.
  • Duration: Full time from July 5th to July 17th, 2010.
  • Location: Teaching Centre, Institut Pasteur Paris - France.
  • Accommodation and meals costs: 1300 euros for students from developed countries - Free for students from developing countries and from Institut Pasteur International Network.
  • The content of the course is similar to the following: Bioinformatics and Comparative Genome Analysis Courses.
  • Applications Deadline: March 20, 2010.
  • How to Apply: Download document How to apply.
  • Application Form: Download Application Form Document (MS Word).
  • Download: Course Announcement.