Training Workshops

We offer several different crash courses and workshops to teach in-demand skills for research and education.

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PI CRASH COURSE: SKILLS FOR FUTURE OR NEW LAB LEADERS

June 11-12, 2018

The PI Crash Course is for postdocs and new PIs to learn fundamental leadership and management skills and tools needed for success in their lab.


GIS_QGIS Workshop_Environmental Health Sciences EHS_Summer

June 14-15, 2018

The GIS Workshop will introduce participants to the fundamental concepts and techniques of data visualization and analysis using open source GIS programs.


EPIGENETICS BOOT CAMP: PLANNING AND ANALYZING DNA METHYLATION STUDIES

June 21-22, 2018

The Epigenetics Boot Camp provides an overview of concepts, techniques, and hands-on data analysis methods utilized in human epigenetics studies.  


JUNE 25-26, 2018

The Mendelian Randomization Boot Camp introduces the concepts, techniques, pacakages, data sources, and data analysis methods needed to conduct MR studies.


Radiation Safety Officer Training RSO Environmental Health Sciences 1500x632July 13-15 and July 20-22, 2018

The 40-hour RSO Training, required for a NRC type C license, provides the skills needed to successfully implement a radiation protection program.


WORKSHOP ON ANALYZING ENVIRONMENTAL MIXTURES IN EPIDEMIOLOGICAL STUDIES

August 23-24, 2018

The Environmental Mixtures Workshop focuses on concepts and hands-on data analysis methods for pollutant mixtures in environmental health studies.  


Getting Around

Location: All workshops take place on the Columbia University Irving Medical Campus (CUIMC), located approximately 20-25 minutes by subway north of Columbia University's main Morningside campus. Specific workshop location details and maps can be found on the respective workshop page above.

Transportation: Three subway trains are convenient to the CUMC campus: the 1, A, and C trains. We recommend you book your lodging convenient to one of these train lines if you plan to take public transportation.

Hotels: A list of hotels with Columbia-affiliated discounts can be found on this page. The Edge Hotel is the closest hotel to the CUIMC campus (5-minute walk to Mailman School of Public Health) and offers a discounted rate when workshop participants call the hotel main number (212) 543-0005 and inquire about the Columbia rate when making a reservation.

NYC Surroundings: The city offers an array of activities and places to explore. More information can be found here.

 

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