All refreshments and meals are included in the course fees, except for the evening meal of Day 1 (to be arranged separately). The book by Burgess and Thompson (Chapman & Hall, 2015), "Mendelian Randomization: methods for using genetic variants in causal estimation", will be provided as part of the course.

The registration page accepts payment by credit/debit card (preferred payment method). For payment by invoice/purchase order, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Stephen Burgess directly.

Participants requiring accommodation are asked to arrange this themselves. Details of suggested places to stay are given in the accommodation page.

The fees are:

Standard registration (academic / public sector) - £390

Private sector registration - £390

Student registration - £210

Half-day symposium - £30


In case of cancellation, we will try to reallocate your place on the course. If we are able to do this with no additional cost, then we will refund the course fees in full. However, any non-recoverable costs that we have incurred will be deducted from the refund, and refunds within 2 weeks of the course dates will not be considered.