Events in September 2015

  • September 14, 2015

    arrow-rightWorkshop on Metagenomics

    Location:

    September 14-18, 2015

    Workshop on Metagenomics

    More information is located on the website, and registration required.

    Your $350 registration fee includes breakfast and lunch each day and access to Amazon Web Services cloud infrastructure.

    Monday

    AM: Introduction to Sequencing Technologies and Sequencing Study Design

    PM: Introduction to Unix (laboratory)

     

    Tuesday

    AM: OTU Picking Strategies

    PM: Introduction to QIIME/Quality Control, OTU Picking, Demultiplexing (laboratory)

     

    Wednesday

    AM: Microbiome Analysis and Microbial Ecology

    PM: Intro to R and ggplot2 (laboratory)

     

    Thursday

    AM: Analysis of Microbial Communities with Phyloseq (laboratory)

    PM: Phyloseq and R extension (laboratory)

     

    Friday

    AM: Metagenomics Analysis

     

    PM: Metagenomics Workshop 

     

    This workshop is co-sponsored by The Harvard University Center for AIDS Research, the Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at MGH, and the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard.

  • September 15, 2015

    arrow-rightWorkshop on Metagenomics

    Location:

    September 14-18, 2015

    Workshop on Metagenomics

    More information is located on the website, and registration required.

    Your $350 registration fee includes breakfast and lunch each day and access to Amazon Web Services cloud infrastructure.

    Monday

    AM: Introduction to Sequencing Technologies and Sequencing Study Design

    PM: Introduction to Unix (laboratory)

     

    Tuesday

    AM: OTU Picking Strategies

    PM: Introduction to QIIME/Quality Control, OTU Picking, Demultiplexing (laboratory)

     

    Wednesday

    AM: Microbiome Analysis and Microbial Ecology

    PM: Intro to R and ggplot2 (laboratory)

     

    Thursday

    AM: Analysis of Microbial Communities with Phyloseq (laboratory)

    PM: Phyloseq and R extension (laboratory)

     

    Friday

    AM: Metagenomics Analysis

     

    PM: Metagenomics Workshop 

     

     

    This workshop is co-sponsored by The Harvard University Center for AIDS Research, the Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at MGH, and the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard.

  • September 16, 2015

    arrow-rightWorkshop on Metagenomics

    Location:

    September 14-18, 2015

    Workshop on Metagenomics

    More information is located on the website, and registration required.

    Your $350 registration fee includes breakfast and lunch each day and access to Amazon Web Services cloud infrastructure.

    Monday

    AM: Introduction to Sequencing Technologies and Sequencing Study Design

    PM: Introduction to Unix (laboratory)

     

    Tuesday

    AM: OTU Picking Strategies

    PM: Introduction to QIIME/Quality Control, OTU Picking, Demultiplexing (laboratory)

     

    Wednesday

    AM: Microbiome Analysis and Microbial Ecology

    PM: Intro to R and ggplot2 (laboratory)

     

    Thursday

    AM: Analysis of Microbial Communities with Phyloseq (laboratory)

    PM: Phyloseq and R extension (laboratory)

     

    Friday

    AM: Metagenomics Analysis

     

    PM: Metagenomics Workshop 

     

     

    This workshop is co-sponsored by The Harvard University Center for AIDS Research, the Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at MGH, and the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard.

  • September 16, 2015

    arrow-rightPilot Funding Event: Human Oral Microbiome Database

    Time: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

    Location: Countway Library, HMS

    Pilot Funding Educational Event: Human Oral Microbiome Database: A Collaboration Opportunity, September 16, 2015
    Register by September 14

    As a follow-up to the successful ReSourcing Big Data Symposium held in March, pilot funding opportunities are available for translational research projects in two areas: schizophrenia or the human oral microbiome. To apply for Human Oral Microbiome: A Collaboration Opportunity, you must attend this educational event on September 16, 12:30-2:00 pm, Minot Room, Countway Library, HMS. Please register by September 14.

     http://catalyst.harvard.edu/services/pilotfunding/microbiome.html

  • September 16, 2015

    arrow-rightPilot Funding Educational Event: Open Translational Science in Schizophrenia

    Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Location: Countway Library, HMS

    Pilot Funding Educational Event: Open Translational Science in Schizophrenia, September 16, 2015
    Register by September 14

    As a follow-up to the successful ReSourcing Big Data Symposium held in March, pilot funding opportunities are available for translational research projects in two areas: schizophrenia or the human oral microbiome. To apply for Open Translational Science in Schizophrenia, you must attend this educational event on September 16, 4:00-5:30 pm, Minot Room, Countway Library, HMS. Please register by September 14.

     

    http://catalyst.harvard.edu/services/pilotfunding/optics-schizophrenia.html

  • September 17, 2015

    arrow-rightWorkshop on Metagenomics

    Location:

    September 14-18, 2015

    Workshop on Metagenomics

    More information is located on the website, and registration required.

    Your $350 registration fee includes breakfast and lunch each day and access to Amazon Web Services cloud infrastructure.

    Monday

    AM: Introduction to Sequencing Technologies and Sequencing Study Design

    PM: Introduction to Unix (laboratory)

     

    Tuesday

    AM: OTU Picking Strategies

    PM: Introduction to QIIME/Quality Control, OTU Picking, Demultiplexing (laboratory)

     

    Wednesday

    AM: Microbiome Analysis and Microbial Ecology

    PM: Intro to R and ggplot2 (laboratory)

     

    Thursday

    AM: Analysis of Microbial Communities with Phyloseq (laboratory)

    PM: Phyloseq and R extension (laboratory)

     

    Friday

    AM: Metagenomics Analysis

     

    PM: Metagenomics Workshop 

     

     

    This workshop is co-sponsored by The Harvard University Center for AIDS Research, the Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at MGH, and the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard.

  • September 18, 2015

    arrow-rightWorkshop on Metagenomics

    Location:

    September 14-18, 2015

    Workshop on Metagenomics

    More information is located on the website, and registration required.

    Your $350 registration fee includes breakfast and lunch each day and access to Amazon Web Services cloud infrastructure.

    Monday

    AM: Introduction to Sequencing Technologies and Sequencing Study Design

    PM: Introduction to Unix (laboratory)

     

    Tuesday

    AM: OTU Picking Strategies

    PM: Introduction to QIIME/Quality Control, OTU Picking, Demultiplexing (laboratory)

     

    Wednesday

    AM: Microbiome Analysis and Microbial Ecology

    PM: Intro to R and ggplot2 (laboratory)

     

    Thursday

    AM: Analysis of Microbial Communities with Phyloseq (laboratory)

    PM: Phyloseq and R extension (laboratory)

     

    Friday

    AM: Metagenomics Analysis

     

    PM: Metagenomics Workshop 

     

     

    This workshop is co-sponsored by The Harvard University Center for AIDS Research, the Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at MGH, and the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard.

  • September 18, 2015

    arrow-rightCTSA Regional Shared Mentoring Symposium

    Location:

    CTSA Regional Shared Mentoring Symposium, September 18, 2015
    Register by August 31

    This half-day event will feature interactive sessions with cross-institutional mentors offering advice on individual research, the K to R grant transition, funding, and career goals in panel, speed dating, and shark-tank formats. Designed for postdoctoral fellows entering the second year of their research training, and interested in connecting with multidisciplinary mentors within the Boston regional area. Participating institutions include: Boston University CTSI, Tufts CTSI, Harvard Catalyst, and UMass CCTS. Registration is required by August 31.