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Upcoming Biotechnology Training Workshops

Hands-On Biotechnology Training Workshops for Research Scientists


R for Research Scientists: This two day lecture and hands-on computer based laboratory workshop is designed to introduce bench scientists to R programming, utilizing the different tools available for scientific data analysis.

October 16-17, 2017 • Germantown, MD • Preregistration Form


Rigor and Reproducibility: Addressing Cell Line Authentication, Antibody Validation and MycoplasmaThis hands-on workshop will address methods and practices to ensure reproducibility and good cell culture practice (GCCP). Benefits also will extend to satisfy the new NIH grant requirements as well as those of publication outlets.

October 18-20, 2017 • Germantown, MD • Preregistration Form


RNA-Seq: Principles, Methods & Computational AnalysisThis five day workshop is ideal for bench and research scientists who are looking for a solid foundation in RNA-Seq, from application, experimental design and sample preparation to post sequencing data processing analysis using latest bioinformatics approaches.

October 23-27, 2017 • Germantown, MD • Preregistration Form


Flow Cytometry: Principles, Methods & Applications : This four day program is ideal for those who are looking for an in-depth, hands-on introduction to Flow Cytometry.  The instructors will focus on a broad spectrum of flow cytometric topics, discuss examples from various research applications, provide technical protocols for flow cytometric sample preparation, as well as data analysis, trouble shooting and experimental design.

November 6-9, 2017 • Germantown, MD • Preregistration Form


Gene Editing with CRISPR: This rigorous three day program is ideal for basic research and translational biology scientists who are looking for a balanced theoretical vs. hands-on introduction to CRISPR toolkit. This program will focus on CRISPR principles, strategies for successful project design, available expertise and resources, as well as a wealth of CRISPR technology diverse applications.

November 15-17, 2017 • Germantown, MD • Preregistration Form


NGS: Advanced RNA Seq Analysis: This in depth lecture and hands-on computer based laboratory workshop is designed for those interested in advanced bioinformatics analysis techniques for RNA-seq. Topics include: Experimental Design and Approaches; Alignment and de novo assembly; Variant calling, differential transcript expression and RNA editing. Knowledge on using command-line and R is a prerequisite for this workshop.

Nov 29- Dec 1, 2017 • Germantown, MD • Preregistration Form

2017 Workshop Calendar

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Bio-Trac clients represent every major sector of the biotechnology industry and include attendees from across the globe.

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Our 30+ year wealth of relationship capital and program management expertise enable us to develop, implement and deliver training on up-to-the-minute relevant innovations in biotechnology.

Over 16,000 Scientists Trained

Open to the scientific community, each Bio-Trac® workshop is designed by active researchers for bench and research scientists with focus on the latest relevant techniques necessary for laboratory research.

300 Scientist Instructors

  

Custom Training Solutions

Customized biotechnology training workshops for academic, commercial and government institutions.

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FAQs - Customized Training

Bio-Trac® workshops train up to twenty-four participants at a time.

Customized biotechnology training workshops typically ranging 2-5 days in length.

On your schedule:  We will work with you to deliver the program at a time and place that is convenient for you.  The timeline to develop and implement a workshop typically takes 60-120 days depending on the complexity and logistics involved.

All workshops are conducted either at the organization’s facility or at a nearby location appropriate for lab training.

Value Added Services

  • Cost/Time savings

Your organization will not incur substantial travel expenses and attendees will save valuable time away from their lab.

  • Full Color Documentation included

Each attendee receives a comprehensive binder containing the program's PowerPoint presentations (printed in color) as well as laboratory protocols and appropriate reference material.

  • Future Expert Guidance available

If you have questions regarding the subject material presented during lectures or lab sessions, in most cases instructors are available for further assistance, even if it is three or six months later.

Training programs average between $12,000 – $25,000
Cost factors include: length of time, number of participants, instructor depth, and laboratory content

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