Reproducible Research (RR) with R and RStudio Workshop, June 6

Reproducible Research (RR) with R and RStudio Workshop, June 6, 2018

First in the series of the GCC Rigor and Reproducibility (RR) Program targeted modules, this workshop will take place in the Bioscience Research Collaborative Room 1003, and will: 1) discuss examples motivating the shift to RR; 2) survey the simple nature of the most common problems; 3) discuss organizing data as projects; 4) use Rstudio, knitr, and rmarkdown to illustrate the use of literate programming to interleave text describing the analyses with the code producing the results; 5) use Rstudio, devtools, and roxygen2 to construct a basic R package; 6) survey other commonly used tools and give pointers to how they might be used and where to   learn more. This course will take place from presumes some working knowledge of R. Attendees are requested to bring laptops with recent versions of R and Rstudio installed, as well as the R packages knitr, rmarkdown, devtools, roxygen2, and RTools (this last is for Windows PCs; it’s required to compile R packages). Limited to the 1st 30 registrants. 


BioScience Research Collaborative, Room 1003

  • June 6, 2018
    10:00 am - 2:30 pm