Open October 2020

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Highlighting trends in open science, open data and open access

Presented by Bernard Becker Medical Library, Washington University Libraries, Brown School Library and the Institute for Informatics

Guest Speakers

Drug Discovery in the Era of Precision Medicine
Oct. 2, 3 p.m. on Zoom
Marina Sirota, PhD
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Establishing the Reliability of Scientific Claims from Big Data in Biomedicine 
Oct. 9, 12 p.m. on Zoom
Lara Mangravite
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Preprints in Medicine: More Promise or Pitfall for Research Transparency?
Oct. 14, 3 p.m. on Zoom
Joseph S. Ross, MD, MHS
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Open October Panel: Publishing at WashU
Oct. 22, 1-2:30 p.m. on Zoom
Panelists: Liz Kramer, Matthew Lew, Angela Miller, David A. Patterson Silver Wolf
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Parallels Between the Sugar and Tobacco Industries: A First Glimpse at Sugar Industry Documents (75th Historia Medica Lecture)
Oct. 27, 4 p.m. on Zoom
Cristin Kearns, DDS, MBA
Join on Zoom at https://wustl-hipaa.zoom.us/j/97078888982 (no registration required)

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Educational Opportunities

Oct-1 10 a.m.-12 p.m. on Zoom R vs. Python – Love Them Both? This virtual hands-on workshop will introduce common data analysis tasks in the R and Python programming languages, explore which language is better suited for a particular task… Read more» Register (required)
Oct-8 10 a.m.-12 p.m. on Zoom Introduction to R –Genomic Data Analysis using Bioconductor This virtual workshop will provide an introduction to using R and Bioconductor for computational genomics. We will use the EdgeR and ShortRead… Read more» Register (required)
Oct-15 12-1 p.m. on Zoom R vs. Python – Love Them Both? This virtual hands-on workshop will introduce common data analysis tasks in the R and Python programming languages, explore which language is better suited for a particular task… Read more» Register (required)
Oct-22 11 a.m.-12 p.m. on Zoom Introduction to R –Genomic Data Analysis using Bioconductor This virtual workshop will provide an introduction to using R and Bioconductor for computational genomics. We will use the EdgeR and ShortRead… Read more» Register (required)

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