GDC Data Submission

Date: Monday, November 25, 2019

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (EST)

Location: Web Conference (See WebEx information below)


Bill Wysocki, Ph.D, Director of User Services, University of Chicago

Colin Reid, GDC User Services, University of Chicago

This monthly support webinar helps all types of researchers utilize the cancer genomics data and resources available at NCI’s Genomic Data Commons (GDC). GDC experts will demonstrate how to find and access genomic data, how to use web-based tools, give in-depth explanations of bioinformatics pipelines, and more

Intended Audience

This webinar is intended for any organization that is currently submitting or is interested in submitting data to the NCI Genomic Data Commons (GDC) in support of data sharing.


The GDC supports the submission of data from cancer genomic studies and makes submitted data available to the research community through GDC data access tools. This webinar will provide an overview of the GDC and the types of data accepted, walk through the GDC submission process and associated tools, introduce the GDC data model and data dictionary, and demonstrate the upload of clinical, biospecimen, and genomic data and metadata.

Included Topics

    • Discuss the types of data the GDC accepts
    • Introduce the GDC data model and data dictionary
    • Review the GDC submission process
    • Demonstrate GDC submission tools

WebEx Information

GDC Webinar: GDC Bioinformatics Pipelines

  • Monday, November 25, 2019
  • 2:00 pm    |    Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-04:00)    |    1 hr
  • Meeting number (access code): 857 220 328
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