NNEdPro-IANE Nutrition Education
Virtual Learning Environment

Lesson series

Introduction to R for Beginners 

We are pleased to welcome you to a virtual applied research skills training course on R delivered by Dr Gitanjali Yadav.

This Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) has been created for you to easily collate and view training materials, access Q&As, key publications and recordings from our live training sessions, as well as offer a platform to communicate with core NNEdPro experts on all topics covered in our training programme.

We look forward to sharing our expertise with you and hope you will take this opportunity to ask any questions you may have and bring about fruitful discussion in our sessions.
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Content Overview

Please note that materials from VLE cannot be shared to third parties or used for marketing/social materials. If you have any questions on the course material, please use the Discussion Board available or write to us at [email protected]
Meet the instructor

Dr Gitanjali Yadav

Gita is a Lecturer at the University of Cambridge. She graduated with Honours in Botany, from the University of Delhi, India; where she developed an interest in Phloem loading and Carbon partitioning. Her post graduate degree (M.Sc.) is in Biomedical Science from the same university, with a specialisation in Stereochemistry. Gita moved to Jawaharlal Nehru University, at the turn of the Millennium, to obtain a Ph.D. in Computational Biology, from the National Institute of Immunology (NII), New Delhi.

In 2006, Gita joined the National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), New Delhi, as Staff Scientist, where she set up a research laboratory for plant computational biology, and successfully operationalised and implemented a Linux based IT infrastructure at the institute. Over the next decade, she expanded into experimental validations and large scale genomics.