Confocal Microscopy Workshop – November 7, 2012
Students will perform the hands-on lab exercises in one of the Longwood Medical Area core facilities, with the help of the core facility staff. Topics covered include:
• When it is appropriate to use a confocal microscope
When: November 7, 2012, 9:00am-5:00pm
Where: Harvard Medical School (specific location will be sent in the registration confirmation email)
Lecturers: Jennifer Waters (NIC@HMS) and Lisa Cameron (DFCI)
Lab Instructors: Josh Rosenberg (NIC@HMS), Lara Petrak (NIC@HMS), Lauren Piedmont (NIC@HMS), Lisa Cameron (DFCI), Lai Ding (HNDC), Dan Tom (HNDC), Michelle Ocana (NIF), Eric Marino (IDI) & Tony Hill (Children’s)
This course is offered as a collaboration among the Nikon Imaging Center, the Dana Farber Cancer Institute Confocal & Light Microscopy Core, the Neurobiology Imaging Facility, the Harvard NeuroDiscovery Center Optical Imaging Facility, the Microscopy Resource Dedicated to Live-Cell Imaging Core at the Immune Disease Institute, and the Children’s Hospital Boston Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center Imaging Core.