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International Workshop on Statistical Genetics and Methodology of Twin and Family Studies

The International Workshop on Statistical Genetics and Methodology of Twin and Family Studies will be held in Boulder, Colorado, on March 1- 5, 2010. Topics covered in the course include: causes of variation; path analysis; univariate twin analysis; biometrical genetics; introduction to R programming; between group heterogeneity; analysis of raw data; multivariate factor and genetic analysis; measurement invariance; categorical data; power analysis; comorbidity; extended pedigrees; development; endophenotypes; and association. Hands-on analysis will be emphasized employing networked notebook computers.

More information about the course, and the application form, are available on the course website.