TCORS 2.0: Center for the Assessment of Tobacco Regulations (CAsToR)

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Upcoming Workshops

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Previous Workshops

Git for GitHub: Introduction to collaborative Git development
DATE + TIME: Wed Feb 03, 2021 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
SPEAKERS: Alexander Gaenko, PhD, CSDA (IEEE CS), Scientific Programmer / HPC Specialist
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DESCRIPTION: In this webinar you will learn: • use the distributed features of Git to publish your project; • interact with your collaborators; • incorporate changes from volunteer contributors; • revert some of Git actions and understand how this may affect the work of other contributors Please note, this is a continuation of our previous course “The code is forever: an introduction to distributed version control with Git and GitHub”. If you were unable to attend, you will be provided with the workshop materials to review prior to this workshop.
Selecting a Target Journal
DATE + TIME: Tue Dec 15, 2020 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
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DESCRIPTION: For CAsToR Researchers: Learn to strategically select a target journal based on your content, the impact factor, alt metrics as well as your career goals and trajectory. NIH National Cancer Institute and FDA Center for Tobacco Products Award Number U54CA229974.
The code is forever: an introduction to distributed version control with Git and GitHub
DATE + TIME: Thu Oct 22, 2020 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
SPEAKERS: Alexander Gaenko, PhD, CSDA (IEEE CS), Scientific Programmer / HPC Specialist
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DESCRIPTION: In this webinar you will learn: • Typical Git workflow   • How Git and GitHub help you to work on projects together   • How to perform the most common Git operations   • Share your work and collaborate on GitHub   • How to use Git and share your code with others   • How Git keeps track of your files and preserves the history of your development  
CAsToR workshop - Linux and Rstudio server 2
DATE + TIME: Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
SPEAKERS: Michael Hayashi, MPH, PhD
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Data Viz Deep Dive Webinar
DATE + TIME: Thu Aug 13, 2020 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
SPEAKERS: Ella August, PhD, MA, MS
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Deep Dive
WebinarDESCRIPTION: In this webinar led by Ella August, we will build on our previous data visualization training that covered basic principles. The webinar will be tailored to your examples and challenges. This webinar is open to all CAsToR researchers.
Hands-On Abstract Writing Webinar
DATE + TIME: Tue Aug 04, 2020 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
SPEAKERS: Ella August, PhD, MA, MS
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Writing WebinarDESCRIPTION: Planning to submit an abstract for an upcoming conference? This hands-on abstract writing webinar will help you further develop and polish your abstract draft.
CAsToR workshop - Linux and Rstudio server 1
DATE + TIME: Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
SPEAKERS: Michael Hayashi, MPH, PhD
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Promote Yourself and Your Work on Social Media
DATE + TIME: Mon Jun 22, 2020 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
SPEAKERS: Ella August, PhD, MA, MS
Image from Promote Yourself and Your Work on Social MediaDESCRIPTION: • Learn to craft a professional social media post that will get noticed   • Learn to create a visual abstract, which is helpful for promoting your work on social media   • Bring a paper you’d like to promote for a hands-on activity   • This webinar is open to all CAsToR researchers