Conferences

Program

The 2021 Fall Workshop will include two days of instruction. Please find the preliminary program schedule below. Some instructors/lecturers are already confirmed and noted below. As additional instructors are confirmed they will be posted to this page.

Preliminary Program Schedule

Day 1

Lectures are 40 minutes with 15-20 minutes discussion. Instructors will provide resource information for each topic.

  • Half-Day: Sources, instruments and software that can be used for imaging mass spectrometry
    • Overview Lecture: Kevin Schey (Vanderbilt University)
    • MALDI Ion Source and Instruments: Michelle Reyzer (Vanderbilt University)
  • Half-Day: Basic Sample Preparation Strategies for Fluids (imaging array analysis), Cells, Organoids, and Tissues
    • Microbes: Lecturer to be confirmed
    • Cells: Lecturer to be confirmed
    • Organoids: Lecturer to be confirmed
    • Tissues - Frozen to FFPE: Lecturer to be confirmed
    • Imaging of Cell & Biofluid Arrays: Peggi Angel and Richard Drake (Medical University of South Carolina)

Day Two

Lectures are 45 minutes followed by half hour discussion. Instructors will provide resource information for each topic.

  • Full Day: Topical Information on How to Approach Specific Analyte Targets

    • Lipids & Metabolites: Lecturer to be confirmed
    • Drugs: Reid Groseclose (GlaxoSmithKline)
    • Glycans: Richard Drake (Medical University of South Carolina)
    • Extracellular matrix: Peggi Angel (Medical University of South Carolina)
    • Intact Proteins: Lecturer to be confirmed