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Training

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Biosynthesis and Function of Lactosaminyl Glycans in Hematopoiesis

Training Activities: Formal didactic coursework, mentored clinical exposure, seminar series & yearly symposium, weekly glycobiology journal club, quarterly trainee gatherings, and hands-on skills development in glycoscience techniques.
Coursework: Pending approval
Currently seeking trainees: Contact the PEG Program Project Leader
Training InformationBWH PEG website

Hyaluronan Matrices in Vascular Pathologies

Training Activities: Formal didactic coursework, one-on-one hands on training by appointment, formal hands-on workshop in analytical techniques, and a visiting scholar program.
Coursework: Pending approval
Currently seeking trainees: Contact the PEG Program Project Leader
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Glyconjugates & Cardiovascular Disease – CardioPEG

Training Activities: Formal, intenstive didactic coursework (Introductory course, Advanced course and Laboratory Skills Course).
Coursework:
Introduction to Glycobiology (ME:330:712) – 2012 Slides - 2013 Slides & Video
Fundamentals in Glycobiology (340.709) – Notes, Slides & Videos
Techniques in Glycobiology (340.710) – To begin August 2013
Glycobiology Interest Group
Currently seeking trainees: Contact the PEG Program Project Leader
Training InformationCardioPEG website Training Page

Glycobiology of Inflammatory Lung Diseases – LIDPEG

Training Activities: Site-specific courses in glycobiology, annual skills development retreats, and enrichment and networking opportunities.
Coursework:
Introduction to Glycobiology (ME:330:712) – 2012 Slides - 2013 Slides & Video
Fundamentals in Glycobiology (340.709)
Techniques in Glycobiology (340.710)
Currently seeking trainees: Contact the PEG Program Project Leader
Training InformationLIDPEG website Training Page

Glycan Modulation of Inflammatory Responses

Training Activities: Formal didactic coursework, seminar series & yearly symposium, weekly glycobiology journal club, Quarterly trainee gatherings, hands-on skills development in glycoscience techniques, mentorship and career development.
Coursework:
Current Literature in Glycobiology (BIOM246/CMM246/MED246)
Essentials of Glycobiology (BIOM222/CMM225/MED225)
Pathogens and Host Defense: Microbial Pathogenesis (BIOM253, Spring)
Pathogens and Host Defense: Immunology (BIOM253, Winter)
Practical Histopathology in Mouse Models of Human Disease: Guides to Phenotyping the Genetically Altered Mouse (PATH234/MED234/BIOM238/BGGN234) – 2012 Slides
Molecular Biology of the Cardiovascular System (MED238/BE238, Winter)
Mouse Models for Human Disease (BIOM227/PATH223)
Currently seeking trainees: Contact the PEG Program Project Leader
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The Chemistry and Biology of Heparan Sulfate

Training Activities: Formal didactic course, mentored clinical exposure, seminar series & yearly symposium, weekly glycobiology journal club, quarterly trainee gatherings, hands-on skills development in glycoscience techniques, Videos posted on YouTube Channel.
Training Camps:
Spring 2012 Training Camp
January 2013 Training Camp
Coursework:
Advanced Topics in Glycochemistry (MDCH 7962)
Advanced Topics in Glycoanalysis (MDCH 7963)
Advanced Topics in Glycobiology and Glycomedicine (MDCH 7964)
Special Topics – Glycochemistry and Glycobiology (MED 691)
Currently seeking trainees: Contact the PEG Program Project Leader
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