22 - 26 January 2017
University of Auckland, Grafton Campus, Auckland
Maui Hudson, Phil Wilcox, Katharina Ruckstuhl, Kimiora Henare
Welcome to the second 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 – Sunday, 22 June to Friday, 27 June 2017.
Day 0: Whanaungatanga and Dinner
Day 1: Pōhiri, Gaining Consent for DNA Extraction, Introductions to Genetics and Ethics
Day 2: Human Genetics Laboratory, Bioinformatics, CELSI: Cultural Foundation
Day 3: Plant Genetics Laboratory, Genetic variation: Capture / Creation / Role, CELSI: Benefit sharing and the 1000 Springs project
Day 4: Research case studies, NETwork! Tikanga in a Research Programme, ELSI
Day 5: Community-Based Collaborations Brainstorm 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 research made available by our presenters.