Managing a Bioinformatics Core Facility


 Tuesday 4 Thursday 6 June 2019


European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Training Room 2 - Wellcome Genome Campus Hinxton,  Cambridge CB10 1SD,  United Kingdom

Application opens: 

Tuesday 11 December 2018

Application deadline: 

Friday 08 March 2019


Open application with selection


Charlotte Pearton

Registration fee: 



This course is currently under development; full details of the programme will be posted here as soon as possible.

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This course is aimed at aspiring, new and experienced managers of bioinformatics core facilities, or other facilities that support their users to analyse and interpret large biomolecular data sets.


After this course you should be able to:

  • Identify the strengths and limitations of your core facility
  • Develop plans to overcome (or circumvent) your limitations
  • Familiarise yourself and your team members with new public databases and tools, and with the latest developments in established services
  • Support the development of appropriate bioinformatics skills among users of your core facility