23rd Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics (SISG)

For more than two decades, the Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics (SISG) has introduced geneticists to modern methods of statistical analysis and statisticians to the challenges posted by modern genetic data.


Dates: July 9-27, 2018

  • Scholarship applications for SISG open January 5, 2018.
  • Registration will open February 1, 2018.
  • Sign up for the Summer Institutes email list.
  • Module schedule and descriptions for 2018 will be available late December. 2017 modules may be accessed below as reference.

View  2017 Modules

SISG participants may design a program relevant to their interests by choosing from among the 20 modules being offered (most participants take two or three).  Each module is two-and-a-half days (all day Monday/Tuesday and Wednesday morning OR Wednesday afternoon and all day Thursday/Friday). Individuals attending the institute receive certificates of course completion in recognition of their participation. 

SISG is supported by the NIH National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) under award number 5R25GM059733.