Schedule for Trainee Workshop during Inter-PEG 2013 is available

Inter PEG 2013 Trainee Workshop

Friday, April 12, 2013

8:00 am – 12:20 pm

Workshop location:  Lerner Research Institute (LRI), First Floor, Room NC1-202

LRI is a secured facility with NO PUBLIC ACCESS and is located across the street from the InterContinental Conference Center.

To gain access to the building, everyone attending the Friday morning workshop needs to meet in front of the registration desk of the Hotel and you will be escorted to the Workshop location. Breakfast will be served in the Workshop meeting room beginning at 7:30 am.

You CANNOT access the Workshop location without a guide.

Four departure times to guide you to LRI are available from the Registration Desk: 7:25 am,  7:30 am,  7:35 am,  7:40 am.

Draft Schedule

7:00 – 7:55           Breakfast served in Workshop Meeting Room, NC1-202

8:00 – 8:45           Role of O-glycans in inflammation and hemostasis
Richard Cummings, Scientific Advisory Board Member, Emory University

8:45 – 9:20           Overview of Glycosaminoglycan Structure and GRIL-MS Analysis
Jeffrey Esko, Project 3, Core A, UCSD PEG, UC San Diego

9:20 – 9:40           Overview of the Analysis of Glycosaminoglycans by Capillary Electrophoresis
Ronald Midura, Skills Development Core Director, Cleveland Clinic PEG, Cleveland Clinic

9:40 – 10:00          Application of Isotopes in Advancing Heparan Sulfate Biology
Kuby Balagurunathan, Shared Resoures Director, HSPG PEG, University of Utah

10:00 – 10:15       Coffee Break

10:15 – 10:45        Overview of Fluorophore-Assisted-Carbohydrate-Electrophoresis (FACE)
Mark Lauer, Shared Resources Core Director, Cleveland Clinic PEG, Cleveland Clinic

10:45 – 11:15        Application of FACE to Analyze Hyaluronan and Chondroitin Sulfate
Anthony Calabro, Internal Advisory Board Member, Cleveland Clinic PEG, Cleveland Clinic

11:15 – 11:30        Application of FACE to Analyze Heparan Sulfate
Aimin Wang, Project 1, Cleveland Clinic PEG, Cleveland Clinic

11:30 – 11:45       Presentation of FACE data from Workshop
Yan Wang, Project 2 Trainee, Cleveland Clinic PEG, Cleveland Clinic

11:45  – 12:00       Presentation of FACE data from Workshop
David Hill, Project 3 Trainee, Cleveland Clinic PEG, Cleveland Clinic

12:20                 Boxed lunches / grab n go