22 - 24 January 2018
Wellington School of Medicine Newtown, Wellington
Maui Hudson, Phil Wilcox,
Welcome to the third SING Aotearoa internship programme. The Summer Internship for Indigenous Genomics is an initiative that emerged from the Te Waka o Tama-rereti project and is continuing as a key activity within Genomics Aotearoa.
This event ran over 5 days – Monday, 22 June to Friday, 26 June 2018.
Day 1: Whanaungatanga and Dinner
Day 2: Pōhiri and introductions to Māori research and ethics, Genetics and Epigenetics
Day 3: Human Genetics Laboratory, Bioinformatics, CELSI: Cultural Foundation
Day 4: Research Case Studies, Māori Perspectives & Gene Editing
Day 5: Gene Editing Workshop and Poroporaki
We are grateful to have over 20 speakers and mentors present at the event. They included researchers and practitioners in the areas genomics and plant and food research.
The presentations and papers from Workshop 2018 have been made available for alumni and anyone interested in the information shared by our presenters.
We captured a number of photos from the day and have shared them to provide a flavour of the Workshop people and activities.