Introduction to R


Date(s) - 06/02/2021
Time - 10:00 am PDT - 12:00 pm PDT

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This free two hour workshop will provide overview of basics of R programming language along with RStudio which is a user-friendly environment for working with R. You will be introduced to the syntax, variables, functions, packages along with the various data structures in R. You will also learn basics of data wrangling from reading data form files, subsetting, merging and exporting data out of the R environment.

This workshop will be conducted remotely via Zoom. The workshop Zoom link will be emailed to participants after registration closes.

Participants should plan to fill out a brief survey before and after the workshop.


Saranya Canchi and Marisa Lim (UC Davis/Common Fund Data Ecosystem)


No prior experience with R is needed.

Who is offering this?

This workshop is a pilot workshop offered by the Lab for Data Intensive Biology as part of the NIH Common Fund Data Ecosystem training and engagement program.


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