IBT trainers

Introduction to Bioinformatics course (IBT)

The trainers, all experts in their respective fields, have been instrumental to the success of the IBT course.  Trainers for all our core modules are based in Africa.

Module 1: Databases and Resources

Shaun

 

Shaun Aron

Co-trainer

Affiliation: University of Witwatersrand, H3ABioNet 

View the content for this module and read more about Shaun here

Nicola_Mulder

 

Nicola Mulder

Co-trainer

Affiliation:  University of Cape Town, H3ABioNet

View the content for this module and read more about Nicola here

 

Module 2: Linux

Ghouila

 

Amel Ghouila

Primary trainer

Affiliation: Institut Pasteur de Tunis, H3ABioNet

View the content for this module and read more about Amel here

 

sumir-panji

 

Sumir Panji

Co-trainer

Affiliation: University of Cape Town, H3ABioNet

View the content for this module and read more about Sumir here

Module 3: Sequence Alignment

Jonathan_Kayondo

 

Jonathan Kayondo

Co-trainer

Affiliation: Uganda Virus Research Institute

View the content for this module and read more about Jonathan here 

 

Sonal Henson

Co-trainer

Affiliation: International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE)

View the content for this module and read more about Sonal here

Module 4: Multiple Sequence Alignment

Ahmed_Alzohairy

 

Ahmed Mansour Alzohairy

Primary trainer

Affiliation: The Egyptian Center of Bioinformatics and Genomics, Zagazig University; H3ABioNet

View the content for this module and read more about Ahmed here

 

 

Nicolas Bbosa

Co-trainer

Affiliation: Ugandan Virus Research Institute

View the content for this module and read more about Nicolas here

 

Jamirah Nazziwa

Co-trainer

Affiliation: Ugandan Virus Research Institute

View the content for this module and read more about Jamirah here

Module 5: Genomics

Guerfali

 

Fatma Guerfali

Co-trainer

Affiliation: Institut Pasteur de Tunis

View the content for this module and read more about Fatma here

 

Colleen_Saunders

 

Colleen Saunders

Co-trainer

Affiliation: South African National Bioinformatics Institute, University of the Western Cape

View the content for this module and read more about Colleen here

Module 6: Molecular Evolution and Phylogenetics

Jean-Baka

 

Jean-Baka Domelevo Entfellner

Primary trainer

Affiliation: University of the Western Cape

View the content for this module and read more about Jean-Baka here

 

 

 

Jonathan Kayondo

Co-trainer

Affiliation: Uganda Virus Research Institute

View the content for this module and read more about Jonathan here

Introduction Week

Kim_Gurwitz

 

Kim Gurwitz

Co-trainer

Affiliation: University of Cape Town, H3ABioNet

View the content for the Introduction Week and read more about Kim here

Guest Trainers

Pedro_Fernandes

 

Pedro L. Fernandes

Introduction: ‘What is Bioinformatics and why is it important?’

Affiliation: Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência

View the content for the introductory session and read more about Pedro here

 

David_Judge

 

David P. Judge

Introduction: ‘What is Bioinformatics and why is it important?’

Affiliation: Freelance independent Bioinformatics instructor. Formerly, Bioinformatics Training Programme coordinator, University of Cambridge, Department of Genetics, Cambridge

 

View the content for the introductory session and read more about David here

 

Staff Training

Kim_Gurwitz

 

Kim Gurwitz

IBT course convenor

Affiliation: University of Cape Town, H3ABioNet

View the content for the Staff training and read more about Kim here

 

Shaun Aron

IBT core team

Affiliation: University of Witwatersrand, H3ABioNet

 

View the content for the Staff training and read more about Shaun here