Registration is closed for this program. Please contact the Program Leader for information about a waitlist.
Program Dates & Times
Our camp runs from 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM every day on the following days:
More About the Program
Our hope is that our participants will gain a better understanding on how scientists were able to understand the origin and patterns of spread of COVID-19.
For more information, contact Cindy.
August 13th - Intro to Python, Intro to Coronaviruses
August 14th - Python basics: lists, dictionaries, conditionals
August 17th - Python basics: For loops, Central Dogma of Genetics, Converting a DNA sequence to an RNA sequence
August 18th - Using Python to convert an RNA sequence to a protein sequence, Coronaviruses Part 2
August 19th - Using Hamming Distances to understand sequence relationships; Intro to Phylogenetics
August 20th - Using Nextstrain to visualize trees
August 21st - Ethics discussion on being a minority in STEM, discussing gender disparities in STEM, panel for career development, presentation to department