ABCS Training Events

Introduction to Data Exploration

Presented By

Duncan Donohue

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Event Details

Presenter: Duncan Donohue, PhD, Statistical Consulting and Scientific Programming Group, Computer and Statistical Services, National Cancer Institute at Frederick, Data Management Services, Inc. a BRMI company.

This talk will cover what to do when you first start looking at a new dataset. We will also discuss how to efficiently orient the data to avoid pitfalls and maximize knowledge gain in downstream analysis. This is a beginner course with no prerequisites. Some basic R and Excel commands will be covered briefly, but experience in these is not required.

This will be a hybrid event. Webex link and details can be found in the e-mail sent to you upon registration. This session will be recorded, and materials will be shared with attendees a few days after the event. 

For additional details and questions, please contact Natasha Pacheco (, Advanced Biomedical Computational Science group, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research.

Event Details

Tue, Aug 15

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Building 549, Executive Board Room, NCI-Frederick Campus