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Advancing Science, Improving Quality: Conference June 19-21, 2017, at Waterfront Place Hotel

The 2017 Conference of the Mid-Atlantic Directors and Staff of Scientific Cores

A Chapter of the Association of Biomolecular Research Facilities (ABRF)

REGISTER at http://madssci.abrf.org  

SEE AGENDA at http://madssci.abrf.org/agenda

Cost: Members: $110   Non-members: $130

When you register, join ABRF for $50 off the membership fee (a 33% savings) and receive $20 off your conference registration.

Can’t attend the entire event?

Come between 3 pm to 7 pm on June 20th for a FREE OPEN HOUSE to meet our sponsors, see technical posters, and learn about ABRF. It’s the perfect science networking opportunity, enjoyed with great food and a glass of wine on us!

 

Conference Keynote Presenters

 Conference Keynote Presenters

Conference Sessions

  • Rigor, Reproducibility, and Record-Keeping with Tim Errington of the Center for Open Science, co-author of the headline-garnering paper; Reproducibility in cancer biology: Making sense of replications
  • Getting the most from electron microscopy and genomics cores
  • Best practices in flow cytometry
  • QC at the bench
  • Writing improved SOPs & troubleshooting guides
  • Career development
  • Sponsor workshops by:
    • QIAGEN about QIAscout and QIAseq Single Cell kits: Simple single-cell isolation and NGS library prep solutions for any lab
    • Nanostring
    • Beckman Coulter
    • Partek