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SGDP Summer Course 2019: Polygenic Risk Score Analysis


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COURSE OVERVIEW

Workshop Schedule:

Thursday 20th of June evening (Optional):

17:00 - 18:00 Talk by Professor Robert Plomin

18:00 - 20:00 Opening reception (/closing reception for Twin Studies Summer School)

 

Friday 21st of June:

08:00 - 09:00 Registration and breakfast

09:00 - 09:15 Introduction to Summer School

09:15 - 10:30 Lecture I: Introduction to PRS analyses

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break and Q&A

11:00 - 11:30 Introduction to Bash & R (Optional)

11:30 - 12:45 Practical I: Basic PRS analyses

12:45 - 13:45 Lunch

13:45 - 15:00 Lecture II: Advanced PRS analyses

15:00 - 15:30 Coffee break and Q&A

15:30 - 17:00 Practical II: Advanced PRS analyses

17:00 - 17:30 Lightening talks (from the demonstrators)



KEY FACTS
Course start date
21-06-2019
Course duration
1 day
Course type
Summer School
Course times
9:00AM - 5:30PM
Entry requirements
A good background in genome-wide association studies, and basic knowledge of statistics and computer programming will be assumed.
Academic Lead
Dr Sam Choi and Dr Paul O'Reilly
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