Two-Day Courses

Short courses will be held in the San Diego Convention Center.
  • These two-day courses are 9:00 am - 4:30 or 5:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday, June 2 and 3, 2018 
  • Course registration (badge pick-up) is at 8:00 am on Saturday.
  • Lunch and refreshment breaks are provided on both days.
  • Registration fees for two-day courses: $400 for ASMS members; $700 for non-members; $150 for students. After April 30, all fees increase by $50. There is no on-site registration for short courses.

Registration will open in January 2018.

Two-Day Short Courses
Saturday and Sunday, June 2 and 3, 2018
01 Bioinformatics for Protein Identification
Instructors: Nuno Bandeira (University of California San Diego), Alexey Nesvizhskii (University of Michigan Health System), David Tabb (Stellenbosch University)
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02 Clinical Diagnostics: Innovation, Validation, Implementation and Operation by Mass Spectrometry
Instructors: Russell Grant, Chris Shuford (Laboratory Corporation of America), Brian Rappold (Essential Testing)
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03 DMPK: Experimentation and Data Interpretation
Instructors: Mark Hayward (ITSP Solutions and Active Ingredient Technologies), Mike S. Lee (Milestone Development Services), Naidong Weng (Janssen Research and Development), Mingshe Zhu (Bristol-Myers Squibb). NOTE: Registration for this course closes April 30.
Fee for this course is increased to cover cost of textbook.
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04 Glycans and Glycoproteins in Mass Spectrometry
Instructors: Jon Amster (University of Georgia), Carlito Lebrilla (University of California, Davis), Ron Orlando (University of Georgia), Joe Zaia (Boston University)
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05 High Resolution Mass Spectrometry for Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis: An Introduction
Instructors: Ragu Ramanathan, Matthew Blatnik, Cong Wei (Pfizer)
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06 LC-MS: Techniques of Electrospray, APCI and APPI: Understanding and Optimizing to Develop Successful LC-MS Methods
Instructor: Robert D. Voyksner (LCMS Limited)
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07 LC-MS: Advanced Techniques and Applications
Instructor: Jack Henion (Advion Biosciences)
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08 LC-MS: Practical Maintenance and Troubleshooting
Instructors:  Susan Abbatiello (Thermo Scientific), Thomas Blau (Ion Technology Support, Inc), Will Thompson (Duke University)
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New Course! 09 Native Mass Spectrometry
Instructors: Vicki Wysocki (The Ohio State University), Sophie Harvey (The Ohio State University), David Russell (Texas A&M University), Arthur Laganowski (Texas A&M University).
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10 Peptides and Proteins in Mass Spectrometry
Instructors: Kevin Blackburn (North Carolina State University), John S. Cotrell (Matrix Science), Arthur Moseley and Eric Soderblom (Duke University), Douglas Sheeley (National Center for Research Resources/NIH)
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11 Protein Structural Analysis by Mass Spectrometry: Hydrogen Exchange and Covalent Labeling
Instructors: John R. Engen, Thomas W. Wales (Northeastern University), Mark R. Chance, Janna Kiselar (Case Western Reserve). NOTE: Registration for this course closes on April 30.
Fee for this course is increased to cover cost of textbook.
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12 Protein Therapeutics: Practical Characterization and Quantitation by Mass Spectrometry
Instructors: Guodong Chen and Li Tao (Bristol-Myers Squibb)
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13 Quantitative Mass Spectrometry
Instructors: Dwight E. Matthews (University of Vermont) and Robert Bethem (Contributor)
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14 Case Studies in Quantitative Proteomics
Instructors:  Michael MacCoss and Brendan MacLean (University of Washington), Olga Vitek (Northeastern University), Jake Jaffe (The Broad Institute)

New Course!  15 Untargeted Metabolomics: From Basic Methods to Advanced Workflows and Isotope Labeling
This course was previously a one-day course and is expanded to a two-day course for 2018.
Instructor: Gary Patti (Washington University-St Louis)