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GDC Data Submission Overview

Date: Monday, June 28, 2021
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
Location: Web Conference (See WebEx information below)
Dr. Bill Wysocki, Director of User Services, University of Chicago (UChicago)

The GDC supports the submission of data from cancer genomic studies and makes the harmonized data available to the research community. In this webinar, experts provide a step-by-step guide for procedures related to submitting and reviewing data at the GDC.

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 harmonized data available to the research community through GDC data access tools. This webinar will provide an overview of GDC data submission, guide the submitter through step-by-step procedures for data upload, and demonstrate data submission and review/QC. Data submission will be demonstrated using a GDC Data Submission Jupyter Notebook. The GDC process for harmonizing submitted data will also be discussed.

Included Topics
  • Provide an overview of GDC data submission
  • Review the GDC data submission workflow
  • Walk through data upload
  • Demonstrate data submission and review/QC
  • Discuss the request for harmonization and GDC harmonization process
Webex Information

GDC Webinar: GDC Data Submission Overview

  • Monday, June 28, 2021
  • 2:00 pm    |    Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-04:00)    |    1 hr
  • Meeting number (access code): 172 221 8517
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