Johns Hopkins Mouse Pathobiology and Phenotyping Short Course
♦ Rigor and Reproducibility in Translational Research
July 13-17, 2020 - ONLINE !!
REGISTRATION REQUIRED (Click ⇒ Links for registration forms; email completed forms to Welza1@jhmi.edu)
REGISTRATION DEADLINE JULY 7, 2020
⇒ GRAD students for full credit would schedule in-lab training at a later date.
⇒ Tuition Remission Form (for JHU Faculty & Staff :–
$600 $100 for any/all Lectures + Lab Demo Sessions,
labs, tours, slide conference, Monday reception
Until June 15, 2020: $600. for lectures only; $800. For Lectures + 4 hands on laboratory sessions.
After June 15 CALL for AVAILABILITY: $800. for lectures only; $1000. For lectures + labs (space permitting).
⇒ EXHIBIT Registration Form
July 13-14 Turner Concourse (includes access to course lectures activities throughout the week)
⇒ CONTACT email@example.com FOR ONLINE OPTIONS
Target Audience: Graduate students and postdocs, as well as research faculty and staff, who currently work with, or expect to work with mouse models and genetically engineered mice.
Since 2010 this has been offered in a short course format, largely for continuity of the practical laboratory training experience.
In 2020 we are offering lectures and lab demo sessions online, and will be trying some online interactive sessions as well.
Faculty from JHU School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health introduce concepts in mouse biology, pathology, genetics, normal 'phenotypes', phenotyping concepts, new and established phenotyping capabilities in multiple disciplines.
JHU cores and resources are highlighted. See previous course programs/schedules below.
>35 contact hours: ~11hr Laboratory sessions; ~26 hr Lectures; demos, interactive sessions.
33hr Approved RACE CE credit. [Only sessions attended can be claimed for credit]
Four (4) hands-on laboratory sessions (~11 hours total) include clinical and physical examination of mice, specimen collection, clinical pathology and anatomic pathology
(Familiarity with basic anatomy is EXPECTED for participation in laboratory sessions).
Syllabus material is provided: Hard copy laboratory manual is provided to all enrolled in laboratory sessions. Lecture and laboratory syllabus material is provided electronically as pdf's linked to the program. It is NOT necessary to purchase a text book.
(JHUSOM graduate school ME 680.712) Course credit and grades are based on:
Attendance and participation in online sessions;
Exam ('take home', Open book, JHU honor code applies), distributed Monday at the beginning of the course, and Due Friday, 5pm.The exam is intended to be practical and relevant to diverse research.
IN LAB training to be scheduled at a later date, after passing the exam.
Laboratory Coordinator: Nadine Forbes McBean, MS - firstname.lastname@example.org
Course Administrator: Wendy Elza - Welza1@jhmi.edu - 410 502 3050
Graduate students and postdocs in JHU institutions OTHER THAN SOM should contact Wendy for assistance.
PRELIMINARY PROGRAM [confirmed speakers/times are BOLDED]
UPDATES will be posted
Expect 5-10 min breaks between sessions to sort technology issues...
CSMR (metabolic), MRB Behavioral, ESC, OTS
REVIEW by Wednesday AM
CSMR (metabolic), AIMS Core, MRB Imaging 1230-50, ESC, OTS
5pm Quizzes Due ! for course ME680.712
Rodent Behavioral Phenotyping (MRB)
Johns Hopkins Transgenic and ES Cell core https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/core/Home.htm
MRB Molecular Imaging Service Center and Cancer Functional Imaging Core
MRI, PET, CT, SPECT, IVIS, Optical Imaging, Ultrasound (MRB)
Laboratory Manual and Previous Programs
JH Phenotyping Laboratory Manual 5th ed 2019 (PDF 58p ~6MB)