Bioinformatics Training and Education Program

Introducing BTEP Office Hours

The Bioinformatics Training and Education Program is happy to announce in-person office hours beginning November 13th, 2023. The BTEP team will be available to help you with your bioinformatics questions / problems from 1 PM to 3 PM at the NIH Bethesda campus, Building 37, suite 3041D, every 2nd Monday of the month, excluding federal holidays. No appointment necessary.

Examples of topics for which you may seek help:

  • Working on Biowulf
  • Trouble-shooting error messages / code
  • Using software / R packages
  • Advice on workflows / pipelines
  • Data visualization
  • Data wrangling

To optimize your experience, consider submitting your question(s) via email the Friday before by close of business (5 PM).

If you can’t make office hours, help is always available via email (

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