Program

SLAS2017 Short Course Program

The SLAS2017 Short Course Program provides in-depth instruction on topics, issues and techniques related to the laboratory science and technology community.

Please click the course title below to see further details regarding each SLAS2017 Short Course.

Short Course Only registration is available; you need not be registered for the SLAS2017 Conference and Exhibition to attend a short course, but must register for the individual course that you wish to attend.

IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING COURSE MATERIALS:

Register Now for SLAS2017 Short Courses.

Course Title Course Hours Member Non-Member Student
Saturday, February 4, 2017 - One Day Courses
3D Cell-Based Assays for Drug De-Risking 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
Introduction to Laboratory Automation 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
Lab-on-a-Chip: From Technology to Bioanalysis on Chip 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
Sunday, February 5, 2017 - One Day Courses
Affinity-based, Biophysical Methods for Screening and Mechanistic Studies: How to Effectively Use a Growing Biophysical Toolbox to Find and Characterize Chemical Leads 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
Data Management in the Age of Big Data, Mobile, and the Cloud 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
Derivation, Maintenance, and Characterization Techniques for Human iPS Cells Used in Drug Discovery and Disease Modeling 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
Establishing Cell-Based Assays for Screening 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
High Content Screening: An Introduction to Instrumentation, Assay Development, Screening, Image and Data Analysis 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
Liquid Handling Essentials (Interactive Course) 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $850 $950 N/A
Multi parametric Analysis of High Content Screening Data (Laptop Required) 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
Next Generation Sequencing Technology Fundamentals and Applications 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
Pharmacology in Drug Discovery and Development: New Lives for Receptors as Drug Targets Through Allostery and Biased Signaling (NEW!) 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
Sample Management: Best Practice, Trends and Challenges 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $650 $750 $75
Sunday, February 5, 2017 - Half Day Courses
Data Analytic Concepts for High Throughput Screening & Biomarker Applications (NEW!) 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. $325 $375 $75
Introduction to Flow Cytometry (NEW!) 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. $325 $375 $75
Lead Generation: A Critical Discussion of Hypothesis & Empirical Strategies 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. $325 $375 $75
Advanced Flow Cytometry (NEW!) 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. $325 $375 $75
An Introduction to Mass Spectrometry and its Applications within Drug Discovery (NEW!) 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. $325 $375 $75
Gene Editing for Drug Discovery 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. $325 $375 $75
Saturday, February 4 & Sunday, February 5, 2017 - Two Day Course
Getting Started with Excel & VBA in the Laboratory (Laptop Required) 8:30 am - 4:30 pm $1,300 $1,500 $150

*Student registrants must provide copy of valid/current student ID during registration.

SLAS2017 Short Course Planning Committee
William Neil, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Robyn Rourick, Genentech
Mark Russo, Bristol-Myers Squibb
John Thomas Bradshaw, Artel

Questions?
Meghan Schofield, SLAS Short Course Coordinator
mschofield@slas.org