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B3Africa News - Upcoming Learning Events
 
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H3ABioNet Seminars' Series - African Pharmacogenetics

H3ABioNet, the Pan African Bioinformatics Network for H3Africa, is hosting a webinar today on African Pharmacogenetics. The lecture will be provided by Professor Collen Masimirembwa, the founding president of the African Institute of Biomedical Science and Technology, Harare, Zimbabwe.
 
Date: Today! 8 March 2018
Time: 1pm UTC / 2pm WAT / 3pm CAT / 4pm EAT
 
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Galaxy Africa Conference

A great opportunity to learn from leading bioinformaticists, systems administrators and engineers about Galaxy and accessible, reproducible analysis of biological data.

Date: April 3rd-5th, 2018
Venue: Cape Town - South Africa

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Webinar: Mobile Data Collection, Part I

The B3Africa informatics platform (the eB3Kit) includes tools for in-field data collection. In this webinar, you will learn about some of these tools and will be guided through the following steps: from questionnaire design to in-field data collection and data upload into your eB3Kit.

Target audience: biobank and research professionals involved in data collection and data management
 
Date: 19 April 2018
Time: 13:00-14:30 (Paris time)

Objectives:
  • Provide a general overview of the process and applications/tools (ODK collect, Azizi AMP)
  • Describe an example of data collection form in Excel format and demonstrate how to create one data collection point;
  • Demonstrate how to upload a new data collection form to the ODK server in the eB3Kit;
  • Explain how to download “ODK collect” on an Android based mobile device and select your form;
  • Provide useful tips for the in-field data collection using a mobile device;
  • Demonstrate how to upload the data collected to the ODK server in the eB3Kit.
Register Now!

Webinar: Mobile Data Collection, Part II

This second webinar on mobile data collection will present the mapping process, as well as the integration with Baobab Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS).

Target audience: biobank and research professionals involved in data collection and data management
 
Date: 3 May 2018
Time: 13:00-14:30 (Paris time)

Objectives:
  • Demonstrate how to map the data that has been uploaded to the ODK server in your eB3Kit;
  • Demonstrate the integration with Baobab LIMS in your eB3Kit.
Prerequesites: Before attending this webinar, we strongly recommend to complete the following steps:
  • Watch previous webinar on mobile data collection (if could not attend); Recording will be posted on the B3Africa website;
  • Download an existing data collection form;
  • Add/revise data collection points;
  • Fill the form with data;
  • Upload the form to a demo server (the link will be provided before the webinar).
Register now!

Webinar: Bioinformatics in the eB3Kit

Date: May 2018. Date and details in upcoming B3Africa newsletters.

Contact Information

Project Coordinator
Dr Erik Bongcam-Rudloff
Erik.bongcam@slu.se
+46-18672121
Website: www.b3africa.org





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Dominique Meunier
Project Assistant
MeunierD@iarc.fr


 

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