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  • What is Genetic Counselling?

    27 January - 19 April 2020

    What is Genetic Counselling? https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/what-is-genetic-counselling-de9049ee-4df5-4c8c-a099-9f91c2696d3b # Overview * **Duration:** 6 weeks live, 2 hours per week * **Free** * **Certificate of achievement** available on satisfactory completion * **Start Date:** The course is run ‘live’ for 6 weeks from the start date above. Once this period is over there will be no live monitoring of the forums, but you can still join and complete the course during the remaining period. ### Why join the course? Who are genetic counsellors? Who has genetic counselling and what does a genetic counsellor do? On this course, you will find the answers to these questions whilst learning about the role of genetic counselling in healthcare and the genomic era. You will discover why people seek genetic counselling and how it compares in different contexts and countries. You will explore the main skills and knowledge needed of a genetic counsellor, as well as their key responsibilities to patients. You will also discuss the ethical issues of genetic counselling, and its varied opportunities and challenges for the future. ### Who is the course for? This course is designed for healthcare professionals, clinicians, biomedical research scientists, and anyone curious about genetic counselling. Although not required, a basic knowledge of genetics, genetic testing technologies, and inheritance patterns would help support your learning on this course. # Programme ### What topics will you cover? * Why people would see a genetic counsellor * Some of a genetic counsellor’s key tasks * A genetic counsellor’s key skills and knowledge: counselling skills, medical and scientific knowledge * Ethical issues in genetic counselling * What the future might hold for genetic counsellors ### What will you achieve? By the end of the course, you'll be able to... * Identify why people have genetic counselling and the different contexts in which people receive genetic counselling * Describe the different skills and knowledges needed by genetic counsellors * Compare genetic counselling in different contexts and different countries * Reflect on some ethical issues that arise in genetic counselling * Discuss the role of genetic counselling in healthcare as we enter the ‘genomic era'. ### What software or tools do you need? No specific software, hardware or other resources are required to complete the course. # Educators ## Lead Educators ### Anna Middleton I am the Chair of the Association of Genetic Nurses and Counsellors in the UK and ROI (2018/19) and Head of Society and Ethics Research at the Wellcome Genome Campus, Connecting Science, Cambridge, UK ### Jonathan Roberts I am a pre-registration genetic counsellor at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge. I am also a Staff Scientists at the Wellcome Genome Campus. I conduct my research within the Society and Ethics Research group. # What's Included Wellcome Genome Campus Advanced Courses and Scientific Conferences are offering everyone who joins this course a free digital upgrade, so that you can experience the full benefits of studying online for free. This means that you get: * Unlimited access to this course * Includes any articles, videos, peer reviews and quizzes * Tests to validate your learning * A PDF Certificate of Achievement to prove your success when you’re eligible 2020-01-27 09:00:00 UTC 2020-04-19 23:59:59 UTC Wellcome Genome Campus - Advanced Courses [] advancedcourses@wellcomegenomecampus.org [] [] workshops_and_courses [] geneticcounsellingHDRUK
  • Introduction to Bioinformatics using NGS data (NBIS/SciLifeLab course)

    20 - 25 April 2020

    Linköping, Sweden

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    Introduction to Bioinformatics using NGS data (NBIS/SciLifeLab course) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-bioinformatics-using-ngs-data-nbis-scilifelab-course-da3ee285-ab25-41b7-968a-8f55dc609239 #training #url: https://www.scilifelab.se/events/introduction-to-bioinformatics-using-ngs-data-linkoping/   Important dates Application open Application deadline: March 12, 2020 Confirmation to accepted participants: March 17, 2020 2020-04-20 09:00:00 UTC 2020-04-25 00:00:00 UTC Linköping, Sweden Linköping Sweden [] jessica.lindvall@scilifelab.se [] [] [] [] #trainingtraining
  • Introduction to Bioinformatics using NGS data, Linköping (CANCELLED)

    20 - 24 April 2020

    Linköping, Sweden

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    Introduction to Bioinformatics using NGS data, Linköping (CANCELLED) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-bioinformatics-using-ngs-data-linkoping #training #url: https://www.scilifelab.se/events/introduction-to-bioinformatics-using-ngs-data-linkoping/ Course cancellation: Due to the current Corona virus outbreak we have decided to cancel the course.   email: edu.intro-ngs@nbis.se Course leaders: Malin Larsson, Roy Francis, Martin Dahlö 2020-04-20 09:00:00 UTC 2020-04-24 00:00:00 UTC Linköping, Sweden Linköping Sweden [] Malin Larsson - malin.larsson@scilifelab.se [] [] workshops_and_courses [] #trainingtraining
  • Omics Integration and Systems Biology (POSTPONED)

    20 - 24 April 2020

    Lund University

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    Omics Integration and Systems Biology (POSTPONED) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/omics-integration-and-systems-biology-08d3c603-6e36-4bda-a298-9bf93d371030 #training #url: https://www.scilifelab.se/events/omics-integration-and-systems-biology-2/ Important dates Application now open! Application closes: 19 March Confirmation to accepted students: 23 March email: edu.omics-integration@nbis.se 2020-04-20 09:00:00 UTC 2020-04-24 00:00:00 UTC Lund University Lund University [] jessica.lindvall@scilifelab.se [] [] workshops_and_courses [] #trainingtraining
  • Tools for reproducible research (NBIS course)

    27 - 30 April 2020

    Solna, Sweden

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    Tools for reproducible research (NBIS course) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/tools-for-reproducible-research-nbis-course #training url: https://www.scilifelab.se/events/tools-for-reproducible-research-4/   email: edu.trr@nbis.se Important dates Application open: February 17 Application deadline: March 27 Confirmation to accepted participants: April 6 Apply here: https://forms.gle/12g7vvVH6cqAJ1QG9  Course homepage <https://nbis-reproducible-research.readthedocs.io> 2020-04-27 09:00:00 UTC 2020-04-30 00:00:00 UTC Solna, Sweden Solna Sweden [] jessica.lindvall@scilifelab.se [] [] [] [] #trainingtraining
  • Tools for reproducible research (NBIS course)

    27 - 30 April 2020

    Solna, Sweden

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    Tools for reproducible research (NBIS course) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/tools-for-reproducible-research-nbis-course-da384ab2-e282-43c8-b8bd-2280efeda089 #training #url: https://www.scilifelab.se/events/tools-for-reproducible-research-4/   email: edu.trr@nbis.se Important dates Application open: February 17 Application deadline: March 27 Confirmation to accepted participants: April 6 2020-04-27 09:00:00 UTC 2020-04-30 00:00:00 UTC Solna, Sweden Solna Sweden [] jessica.lindvall@scilifelab.se [] [] [] [] #trainingtraining
  • RNA-seq data analysis (CANCELLED)

    27 - 29 April 2020

    Uppsala, Sweden

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    RNA-seq data analysis (CANCELLED) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/rna-seq-data-analysis-1603975c-443a-409a-b6ab-c9a75b40e292 #training #url: https://www.scilifelab.se/events/rna-seq-data-analysis-3/ email: edu.rnaseq@nbis.se Important dates Application open: January 16, 2020 Application deadline: March 13, 2020 2020-04-27 09:00:00 UTC 2020-04-29 00:00:00 UTC Uppsala, Sweden Uppsala Sweden [] jessica.lindvall@scilifelab.se [] [] workshops_and_courses [] #trainingtraining
  • Introduction to biostatistics and machine learning (NBIS course) (CANCELLED)

    11 - 16 May 2020

    Uppsala, Sweden

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    Introduction to biostatistics and machine learning (NBIS course) (CANCELLED) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-biostatistics-and-machine-learning-nbis-course #training #url: https://www.scilifelab.se/events/introduction-to-biostatistics-and-machine-learning/ email: edu.ml-biostatistics@nbis.se Due to the current Covid-19 situation the NBIS training events for spring 2020 has been cancelled.  The event "Introduction to biostatistics and machine learning" is postponed to week 47.  2020-05-11 09:00:00 UTC 2020-05-16 00:00:00 UTC Uppsala, Sweden Uppsala Sweden [] jessica.lindvall@scilifelab.se [] [] [] [] #trainingtraining
  • RaukR, Advanced R for Bioinformatics, Summer course (NBIS course)

    7 - 19 June 2020

    Visby, Sweden

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    RaukR, Advanced R for Bioinformatics, Summer course (NBIS course) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/raukr-advanced-r-for-bioinformatics-summer-course-nbis-course #training #url: https://www.scilifelab.se/events/raukr-advanced-r-for-bioinformatics-summer-course-2/  Important dates  Application deadline: April 3rd, 2020 Notification of acceptance/decline: April 17th, 2020 email: raukr@nbis.se course leaders: Marcin Kierzcak and Sebastian DiLorenzo 2020-06-07 09:00:00 UTC 2020-06-19 00:00:00 UTC Visby, Sweden Visby Sweden [] jessica.lindvall@scilifelab.se [] [] [] [] #trainingtraining
  • Genome assembly using Galaxy

    14 July 2020

    Saint Lucia, Australia

    Genome assembly using Galaxy https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/genome-assembly-using-galaxy-bfd44b56-d4a3-4863-a62b-e7656374a9a9 2020-07-14 09:00:00 UTC 2020-07-14 17:00:00 UTC QCIF The University of Queensland, Saint Lucia, Australia The University of Queensland Saint Lucia Queensland Australia 4072 University of Queensland Mark Crowe - mark.crowe@qcif.edu.au [] Postgraduate studentsPostdoctoral researchers [] [] Genome AssemblyDe novo genome assemblyGalaxyBioinformatics
  • NBIS Course Umeå: Python programming with applications to bioinformatics, Umeå

    19 - 24 October 2020

    Glasburen

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    NBIS Course Umeå: Python programming with applications to bioinformatics, Umeå https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/nbis-course-umea-python-programming-with-applications-to-bioinformatics-umea-2dee9df0-cf81-4e7d-b14e-1dd65909a0fa #training TBA edu.intro-python@nbis.se or education@nbis.se Course leaders: Nina Norgren and Malin Klang 2020-10-19 09:00:00 UTC 2020-10-24 00:00:00 UTC Glasburen Glasburen [] jessica.lindvall@scilifelab.se [] [] [] [] #trainingtraining
  • NBIS Course Uppsala: Python programming with applications to bioinformatics

    19 - 24 October 2020

    Uppsala, Sweden

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    NBIS Course Uppsala: Python programming with applications to bioinformatics https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/nbis-course-uppsala-python-programming-with-applications-to-bioinformatics #training TBA edu.intro-python@nbis.se or education@nbis.se Course leaders: Nina Norgren and Malin Klang 2020-10-19 09:00:00 UTC 2020-10-24 00:00:00 UTC Uppsala, Sweden Uppsala Sweden [] jessica.lindvall@scilifelab.se [] [] [] [] #trainingtraining
  • Introduction to biostatistics and machine learning (NBIS course)

    16 - 21 November 2020

    Uppsala, Sweden

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    Introduction to biostatistics and machine learning (NBIS course) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-biostatistics-and-machine-learning-nbis-course-ddcd25d4-da18-41a5-97cd-8ac0ea487f95 #training #url: https://www.scilifelab.se/events/introduction-to-biostatistics-and-machine-learning/   email: edu.ml-biostatistics@nbis.se Important dates Application closes: 2020-09-14 Confirmation to accepted students:  2020-09-18 2020-11-16 09:00:00 UTC 2020-11-21 00:00:00 UTC Uppsala, Sweden Uppsala Sweden [] jessica.lindvall@scilifelab.se [] [] [] [] #trainingtraining

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