BBMRI-LPC Practical Biobanking Workshops

The 1st BBMRI-LPC PB workshop: Science in Biobanking (Sept 2013, Tartu, Estonia)

Presentations 

  1. Designing a study well makes your biobank work, Markus Perola, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland
  2. Building Finnish biobanks and biobanking infrastructure, Anu Jalanko, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland
  3. Biobanking and Whole Genome Sequencing, Thomas Meitinger, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany
  4. An Asian Approach to Genotyping Patients, Pauline Ng, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore
  5. Recruitment, sample collection, sample preparation and privacy issues, Helene Alavere, Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu, Estonia
  6. Diagnostic Exome Sequencing, Tiit Nikopensius, Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu, Estonia
  7. IT-solutions, Erkki Leego, Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu, Estonia
  8. Genetic studies of complex diseases, Tõnu Esko, Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu, Estonia
  9. International biobank networks, ethical and legal landscape of biobanking, Eero Vuorio, Biocenter Finland, Finland
  10. Lessons from Lifelines, Harold Snieder, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
  11. Bioinformatic tools and solutions in Estonian Genome Center, Reedik Mägi, Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu, Estonia
  12. Statistical analysis, Krista Fischer, Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu, Estonia

 

 The 2nd  BBMRI-LPC PB workshop: Starting from Scratch (Sept 2014, Helsinki, Finland) 

Presentations

  1. BBMRI-ERIC: What can we expect from international biobankingGert-Jan van Ommen, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
  2. FINRISK - successful combination of population health monitoring with researchPekka Jousilahti, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland
  3. 50 Years of Finnish cohorts and the challenges of harmonizationKaisa Silander, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland
  4. EHES - European Health Examination SurveyKari Kuulasmaa, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland
  5. Running the Field - Dilgom cohort as an exampleAnnika Wennerström & Hanna Valtonen, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland
  6. Sample handling and storage (DNA/RNA/Plasma)Päivi Laiho, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland
  7. Cell biobankingAija Kyttälä, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland 

 

 

The 3rd BBMRI-LPC PB workshop: Biobanks, Data and Access (Aug 2015, Tartu, Estonia) 

Presentations

  1.  Overview of the biobanks in Europe, Gert-Jan van Ommen, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
  2. Training the next generation of biobankersEmmanuelle Cormally,
  3. ELSI, ethical and legal aspects in biobankingEmmanuelle Rial-Sebbag
  4. The costs and logistics of data storage - a THL/FIMM/CSC exampleMarkus Perola, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland
  5. Genotyping and sequencing of large-scale datasetsLili Milani
  6. Utilizing biobanks in biomedical researchTönu Esko
  7. Sequencing data and imputingReedik Mägi
  8. Data storage, transfer and usageErkki Leego
  9. From biobanks to precision medicineAndres Metspalu
  10. Bridging the unbridgeable in biobankingThomas Meitinger
  11. Lessons from LifeLinesHarold Snieder
  12. Opportunities provided but biobanks in a population isolate - Finland, Aarno Palotie