This course introduces the concepts, principles, and use of molecular methods in epidemiological studies and Exposome research. Topics that will be covered include: introduction into platforms such as epigenetics, transcriptomics, proteomics, and metabolomics, implementation of molecular markers in epidemiological studies, the role of molecular epidemiology in the analysis of the exposome, and practical examples of molecular epidemiological studies. The course features a specific module on the challenges of statistical analysis of molecular epidemiological studies consisting of lectures and practical work.
From 8 July 2019 10:00 to 12 July 2019 17:00
Utrecht Summer School
Molecular Epidemiology of Chronic Disease and the Exposome Course
Start date and time8 July 2019 10:00
End date and time12 July 2019 17:00
Entrance feeCourse fee: € 1000,- (exl. housing)
(PhD) students and (postdoctoral) researchers from epidemiology, biology, medicine, statistics, and related fields, non-academics interested in understanding molecular epidemiological studies.
1 June 2019
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