Nov 252022

Bioinformatics Data Science Workshops
Sponsored by the Bioinformatics Core
Department of Quantitative Health Sciences
JABSOM, University of Hawaii at Manoa

*All workshops include theory and hands-on practice

The Bioinformatics Data Science Workshops is a four-day virtual workshop from Tuesday, November 29 to Friday, December 2 from 9 am-12 pm HST. If you are interested in participating, please fill out this form. 

Please Register Here

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Workshop Day 1: R Programming for Data Science
Date/Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, HST, Nov 29, 2022

          – Introduction and getting started with R

          – Programming with R

          – Simple exploratory analysis

          – Hands-on walkthrough training

Note: Please install R and RStudio on your computer before the workshop.

Workshop Day 2: Using secondary data

Date/Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, HST, Nov 30, 2022   

         – Pros and cons of secondary datasets

         – Individual datasets

         – Learn tools to locate and download secondary data

         – Analyzing complex survey data

Workshop Day 3: Introduction to Python          

Date/Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, HST, Dec 1, 2022           

        – Basic Python Syntax

        – Python Data Structures and Libraries

        – File I/O

        – Data Wrangling

Workshop Day 4: Introduction to Deep Learning

Date/Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, HST, Dec 2, 2022

        – Theory

        – History

        – Basic Examples using R

        – Published Deep Learning Models using PyTorch

There are a limited number of spots available. ZOOM link will be provided after registration. For questions, please email: