News Archive: 2022

GINGER On-Site Training in Kampala, Uganda - November 2021

From November 15-19 2021, the GINGER Program was fortunate to be able to host its first in-person training workshop with the Cohort II Research Fellows, as well as three of our Senior Fellows from Cohort I, at Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda. The main focus of the training was Cloud Computing, led by Drs. Lori […]

GINGER On-site Training in Mexico City - March 2022

From March 14-16, 2022, the GINGER Team hosted a Neuropsychiatric Genetics Symposium and Genome Wide Association Study (GWAS) training for the NeuroMex team in Mexico City. This training was supported by a grant from the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS). The one-day symposium took place on Monday, March 14th and was attended […]

GINGER On-site Training in Cape Town, South Africa - April 2022

The GINGER program recently returned from a week-long in-person training for the GINGER Cohort Two Research Fellows in Cape Town, South Africa. The training was held from April 4-8, 2022 and topics included command line coding and cloud computing, Plink, and running through a GWAS step-by-step. The GINGER program was fortunate to welcome guest speakers, […]

GINGER On-site Training in Addis Ababa – November 2022

From Tuesday, November 15through Saturday, November 19, GINGER held a Scientific Writing Workshop in collaboration with the Department of Psychiatry at Addis Ababa University in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This five-day course consisted of scientific writing lectures, applied writing sessions and information on the publication process. The training was led by Dr. Carol Featherstone from Life […]