In this workshop students in grades 5-8 will learn about the free technologies available to examine genes and visualize a family tree!
You will learn how to use online tools to create a family tree (Progeny), search a set of medical symptoms to find the genetic cause (OMIM), and search the human genome for genetic changes that can cause medical symptoms (Human Genome Browser).
TechGirlz provides workshops to girls, virtually, with the help of industry professionals and community leaders. TechGirlz’ mission is to inspire middle school girls to explore the possibilities of technology to empower their future careers; to develop a lifelong passion and confidence in their use of technology. Are you a teen ages 15-17 and want to volunteer with TechGirlz? Learn more »
Please join us for any and all virtual programs in this series: