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Advanced Bioinformatics Workshop: Next Generation Sequenceing and
Application to Infectious Diseases

Date: 22 - 28, August 2013

Application Form
Please complete all the fields with asterisk (*) :
* Firstname
* Surname
* Nationality
* Country where you are currently
employed or studying
* Gender Male: Female:
* Name of Institue and Department
* Your current position
(e.g. Student, Postdoc, Scientist)
* Office telephone number
* Mobile telephone number
* Email
Link to Institutional website
(if available)
* Full institute mailing address
* Are you currently studying for a higher degree? State which degree (MSc. or PhD.)
* English language profeciency-Written
* English language profeciency-Spoken
* Briefly describe your speciality / research area (maximum 70 words)
* Please describe your motivation & expectations in joining this workshop:
(260 words maximum)
* Please state which sequencing platforms you have data from.
Example: Illumina DNA/RNA-seq,
454 or Ion Torrent Amplicon seq :
(260 words maximum)
* Please list the titles and funding sources of research projects that you are currently working on:
(260 words maximum)
* Describe your role(s) at your institution and how exactly this training would benefit your research programme, department and institution as a whole (e.g., how will you use the skills in research or in training):
(260 words maximum)
Examples of your recent publications:
(5 maximum)


* Have you previously attended a BecA workshop or received a BecA-Africa Biosciences Challenge Fund Fellowship? Yes: No:
If so, give details:

* Please note that Workshop participants will have to organize their own travel and accommodation cost
indicate if you are able to meet this cost?
Yes: No:

* Do you have access to the following resources at your home institute?
(check each checkbox if available)
Good Internet connection:
Reliable Electricity supply:

Curriculun Vitae
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