CEBIB bioinformatics lecturer Dr. Benard Kulohoma and bioinformatics student
Kelvin Muteru participated in this year’s Bioinformatics in the Tropics workshop
held at Uganda Virus Research Institute in Entebbe, Uganda from 6th to 9th July.
The workshop was part of the south-to-south capacity building programme
for bioinformaticians in Africa, aimed at building capacity for dealing with next
generation sequencing (NGS) data.
The aim of this workshop is to promote self-directed learning, development and management for personal, academic and career progression. Personal Development Planning (PDP) and Mentorship are strategies to support career development. The training is tailored to meet the needs of early career professionals, teaching and non-teaching Staff & Postgraduate students.
Our guest speaker:
Personal Development Planning & Mentorship for Career Development
Dr. Hazel McCullough
Professional Development and Educational Advisor,
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Tuesday, 21st July, 2015 at 2:00-4:00pm, CEBIB Lecture room
Scope of the Training:
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org before Thursday July 16, 2015
Number of Participants limited to 40 Only.
Five Centre for Biotechnology and Bioinformatics (CEBIB) members of staff participated in the 3rd Malaria Capacity Development Consortium (MCDC) Career Development Groups (CDGs) meeting which was held at the Thistle Euston Hotel, Cardington Street, Euston, London on Thursday, June 25 to Friday June 26, 2015.
The theme of the workshop was 'Developing Sustainable Career Development support for African Researchers.'