Mendelian Randomisation Workshop

The aim of this one-day workshop is to present the theory accompanied by pre-registered practical demonstrations centred on Mendelian randomisation (MR), from the basic concepts of causality to state-of-the-art methods.

Date: 15 April

Pre-requisites: Basic knowledge of statistics, genetics and R programming. Bring your laptop with R installed on it.

Audience: max 200 participants

Lecturers:

    • Jack Bowden, University of Exeter
    • Eleanor Sanders, University of Bristol
    • Wes Spiller, University of Bristol
    • Ninon Mounier, University of Lausanne
    • Tom Richardson, University of Bristol

YouTube practicals:

    • Demonstration of MR-Base
    • Demonstration of the Radial MR package
    • Demonstration of the multivariable MR package

Live lectures schedule:
Central European Summer Time (CEST) applies