We help scientists build a strong foundation for data-driven research

Bringing together the world's leading life science and data science experts, The Virtual Academy delivers content to help you solve real-world problems

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Why did we create the Virtual Academy?

 

Unparalleled opportunity to build a strong foundation in data-driven research.

 

The Virtual Academy offers an unparalleled opportunity to build a strong foundation in data-driven research. We have assembled a network of leaders in data science and data-driven researchers who deliver high-quality content through online courses, tutorials, and curriculum you can use to remain at the cutting edge of your field.

Our virtual community provides the perfect platform to share knowledge and expertise with other scientists, researchers, biologists, and life science researchers from around the globe.

Which program is right for you?


Whether you're an early career scientist  looking to advance your skills, or an established researcher seeking for the best way to leverage data analytics for your research, we are designing programs and courses delivered by world class scientists and instructors.

 

Scientific Critical Thinking

Learn analyzing and evaluating claims, especially with regard to their validity, consistency, strength and novelty. We help you how to leverage skepticism and empirical scientific examination of evidence.

Research Study Design

Biology related research requires attention to many details. How do we design sample collection, how do we plan the experimental procedure, how we collect data and statistically analyze the results? Designing your study can seem like a difficult task?

 Project Management

Modern science involves a number of activities that need to be performed in parallel by various people. Failure in any of the aspects means a potentially valuable research project is doomed to fail

Data Management

Learn the challenges and solution in addressing the information and infrastructure needs of the research community, high-throughput analysis, data transactions, data storage, data sharing ..

Science fundamentals

Success in any scientific field (medical, life science, technology, engineering) requires acquiring basic knowledge of science and scientific principles.

Data-driven discoveries

Discover how to use data science methods to enhance your business analysis, access the hidden knowledge in your data

Scientific communications

Learn different techniques to communicate science to the public in a simple, clear, engaging and compelling way

Organizational data strategy and governance

Find out more about data governance methodologies, benefits and value of a structured approach to data management.

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LeaRning : Where to staRt

Dr Nelly Amenyogbe is leading a course  intended for medical research scientists that do not have programming experience. It starts from the very beginning, teaching you enough to be able to program in R. The first course in this specialization is a gentle but comprehensive introduction to R. Even if you have no programming experience or statistics, you will learn the basics of R syntax and gain an understanding of how R works.

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Vaccines and Child Mortality

Join Pr Tobias Kollman to learn how early life period represents a time of unparalleled opportunity to implement lifesaving interventions with immediate as well as life-long beneficial impact. The effort need to be put towards identifying such beneficial interventions to set every mother and her baby on the best possible health trajectory for life.

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A Blueprint for Research Data Management And Governance Framework

Dr Nelly Amenyogbe is leading a course  intended for medical research scientists that do not have programming experience. It starts from the very beginning, teaching you enough to be able to program in R. The first course in this specialization is a gentle but comprehensive introduction to R. Even if you have no programming experience or statistics, you will learn the basics of R syntax and gain an understanding of how R works.

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OMICS Multivariate Analysis

Prof. Kim-Anh Le Cao from University of Melbourne  to learn how early life period represents a time of unparalleled opportunity to implement lifesaving interventions with immediate as well as life-long beneficial impact. The effort need to be put towards identifying such beneficial interventions to set every mother and her baby on the best possible health trajectory for life.

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