Are you a trainee (wet-lab or dry-lab) wanting to learn genomics, proteomics, or transcriptomics analysis but are not sure where to start?
Are you a novice bioinformatician looking to expand your knowledge and skills?
Are you an 'omics expert wanting to share your experience with others?

If any of the above sound like you, you have come to the right place!
This is the home of the BCCHR Trainee 'Omics Group, a team of enthusiastic trainees from across the different research themes at BCCHR who are eager to make bioinformatics and data analysis accessible (and fun) for everyone - be it a fellow trainee, research staff, or even a PI wanting analysis support!

We host beginner and intermediate workshops and tutorials working in R, extra resources for coding and statistical analyses, materials for our upcoming workshops, and an “Ask a Statistician” feature where you can email us with your specific data analysis questions or suggestions for new content.

TOG has also led to the facilitation of collaborations across labs within BC Children's and BC Cancer - you never know when someone from the TOG community might be needing your specific expertise!

We are always available for support, and wish you good luck on your data analysis journey with the hope to see you at a workshop soon and joining the TOG Community!

Join our mailing list, our Slack Community, and browse our GitHub here. Any additional questions or want to get involved? Email us!

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Announcement: TOG 3MT

Join the Trainee Omics’ Group for our inaugural 3MT Data Conference, which is all about distilling the essence of your research into a captivating 3-minute presentation with just a single slide! It’s your chance to make your research shine for a non-specialist audience. There are many awards and door prizes to be won for the first 50 registrants.

Date: December 15, 2023
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Chan Centre Auditorium, BCCHR

Registration: This event is open to faculty, postdocs, staff and students! Secure your spot to attend/present by registering using this link: TOG 3MT Conference Registration. For the presenters, the deadline to submit your single presentation slide, name, and title to is December 8, 2023.

Don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of a dynamic and informative conference where brilliant minds converge to share, learn, and celebrate the power of concise communication.

Mark your calendars, spread the word, and get ready for a memorable TOG 3MT Conference on December 15th, 2023. We can’t wait to see you there!  Email for any questions!

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