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Surviving Peer Review webinar on April 11, 2018

Surviving Peer Review Wednesday, April 11 1:00 pm Eastern Time Register Now! Presenter: Jesse Trushenski Director, Animal Health and Welfare Evaqua Farms In this webinar, we’ll cover the basics of publishing and the peer-review process, and how to prepare and respond constructively to reviews.  We’ll review the roles and responsibilities of reviewers and editors, discuss... Read More

Fish Bioenergetics 4.0 webinar on March 5, 2018

Fish Bioenergetics 4.0 Monday, March 5, 2018 2:00 pm Eastern Time Presenter: David Deslauriers Research Scientist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada The newly released Fish Bioenergetics 4.0 (FB4; Deslauriers et al. 2017) provides a user-friendly, menu-driven environment for bioenergetics modeling. FB4 uses an R-based analytical approach that is linked to a graphical user interface, making simulations... Read More

Using Bayesian Clustering Algorithms to Discover Population Genetic Structure

Since the arrival of STRUCTURE (Pritchard et al. 2000), biologists have been using Bayesian clustering algorithms to discover population genetic structure. This webinar will discuss several popular freely-available packages (STRUCTURE, BAPS, structurama, others?) with a focus on understanding the algorithms underlying the packages. The presentation will be as non-technical as possible, and advantages and disadvantages... Read More