Overview:
Our CQS Summer Institute offers four great courses that will sharpen your quantitative research skills and give you methods and tools to deepen your understanding in biostatistics and bioinformatics.  Registration is expected to open in late April and participants are highly encouraged to enroll in multiple courses.  Space for each course is limited so register quickly to reserve your spot!

Date:  Monday, August 5, 2019 - Friday, August 9, 2019
          Monday, August 12, 2019 - Friday, August 16, 2019

Time:  9:00AM - 12:00PM & 1:00PM - 4:00PM daily

Location:  Vanderbilt University
                 Kissam Center Classroom, C216
                 Nashville, Tennessee


2019 CQS Summer Institute Courses:
Machine Learning in Data Science 
Instructor: Matt Shotwell, PhD, Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Monday, August 5 – Friday, August 9
9:00am-12:00pm
Kissam Center Classroom, C216

Advanced Statistical Modeling 
Instructor: Fei Ye, PhD, Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Monday, August 5 – Friday, August 9
1:00pm-4:00pm
Kissam Center Classroom, C216

Big Data in Biomedical Research 
Instructors: Yu Shyr, PhD, Professor and Chair of Biostatistics & Qi Liu, PhD, Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Monday, August 12 – Friday, August 16
9:00am-12:00pm
Kissam Center Classroom, C216

Statistical Causal Inference
Instructor: Andrew Spieker, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
Monday, August 12 – Friday, August 16
1:00pm-4:00pm
Kissam Center Classroom, C216


Course Fees:
The course fees will be as follows (per course):
$150 for VU/VUMC students/trainees/postdocs
$300 for VU/VUMC Faculty or Staff
$500 Non-VU/VUMC faculty, staff, student, trainee or postdoc


More information coming soon! 

*Academic credit is not provided unless otherwise noted in the course description.