AWI-Gen writing and publications workshop held in SA

9 Apr 2017

AWI-Gen is a University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) and INDEPTH Network Collaborative Centre under the umbrella of the Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa) Consortium and aims to study genetic and environmental contributions to susceptibility to cardiometabolic diseases in four African countries (South Africa, Kenya, Ghana and Burkina Faso). 

From 3-7 April, they organised a writing and publications workshop, hosted by the Sydney Brenner Institute For Molecular Bioscience at Wits University in Johannesburg, South Africa, with 23 participants expected to attend under the facilitation of Michele Ramsay and Stuart Ali. The aim of the workshop was to advance and expand the publication agenda of AWI-Gen with the involvement of all the Centres  and the Core. It was a planning and hands-on data analysis workshop with a mixture of disciplines represented among the participants