Short Courses

EAS Short Course
EAS Short Course

2016 Short Courses will be offered from Sunday, November 13 through Wednesday, November 16, 2015 from 8:30am – 5:30pm. 

EAS short courses are designed to help the practicing analyst develop new skills and enhance knowledge. Taught by experts, the short courses emphasize practical knowledge of a variety of important topics to help one keep current with best practices and new techniques. Whether you want to learn of a new analytical technology, understand new regulations, explore a new analytical field, or just brush up a new concept in your area of expertise, there is a course for you.

EAS half-day, one-day and two-day short courses emphasize:  

  • A wide range of topics
  • Interactive Discussions
  • Case Studies for Illustration
  • Practical and Problem Solving Tips

Located in the heart of the greater Northeast, EAS short courses are a convenient way to gain knowledge in the comfortable setting of a major conference at a reasonable price. Registration for the meeting is required.

Pricing for 2016 Short Courses:
Registration rates prior to Oct. 15th are $375 for a half-day course, $575 for a one-day course and $850 for a two-day course.  note:  pricing for courses is in addition to the Full Conferee registration fee of $225.

Registration rates after Oct. 15th are $525 for a half-day course, $775 for a one-day course and $1,175 for a two-day course; note:  pricing for courses is in addition to the Full Conferee registration fee of $300.

PRELIMINARY list of 2016 short courses:
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Two-Day Courses Instructor(s)
Quality-by-Design Fundamentals for Analytical Chemists:  A New Paradigm for the Analytical Laboratory Part 1 &/or Part 2 (Now two-day!) Zenaida Otero Gephardt
LC/MS:  Theory, Instruments, and Applications Guodong Chen
Ragu Ramanathan
Joseph Tweed
How to Develop Validated HPLC Methods: Rational Design with Practical
Statistics and Troubleshooting
Brian Bidlingmeyer
Stanley Deming
Practical Gas Chromatography Eugene Barry
Thomas Brettell
Troubleshooting Chromatographic Systems Merlin Bicking
Douglas Raynie
Advanced HPLC/UHPLC Part 1 & Part 2: Fundamentals and Pharmaceutical Applications Michael Dong
Chemometrics Without Equations Part 1 & Part 2  Don Dahlberg
Neal Gallagher 
One-Day Courses  Instructor(s)
Keeping Your Analytical Procedures in Compliance with the FDA: Validation, Documentation, and Change Management (NEW) Kim Huynh-Ba
Practical Guide to Reversed-Phase HPLC
Merlin Bicking
Richard Henry
Conducting Effective Investigations of Out of Specification and Atypical Laboratory Results: Using Root Cause Analysis and CAPA to Close Them Quickly and Keep Them from Coming Back
Gregory Martin 
Two-Dimensional Liquid Chromatography for Pharmaceutical Analysis (NEW) Dwight Stoll Kelly Zhang
Analytical Forensic Metrology  (NEW) Jerry Messman
Practical Introduction to Titration Method Development (NEW) Kerri-Ann Blake
Hands-on FT-IR Microspectroscopy        (NEW) David Schiering John Reffner
Impurities in Pharmaceuticals – A Survey Course 
Bernard Olsen 
Advanced HPLC/UHPLC Part 1 OR Part 2 
Michael Dong
Introduction to GLP Regulations and Bioanalytical Method Validation by
Perry Wang
Quality-by-Design Fundamentals for Analytical Chemists:  A New Paradigm for the Analytical Laboratory Part 1 OR Part 2 Zenaida Otero Gephardt
CounterCurrent Chromatography (NEW!) Gary Yanik
Dave Thorton
Guy Harris
Chemometrics Without Equations Part 1 OR Part 2  Don Dahlberg
Neal Gallagher
Getting the most from GC and GC/MS Nicholas Snow
Gregory Slack
LC-MS Method Development for Small Molecule Pharmaceuticals Perry Wang
Polymers:  An Introduction and Characterization Techniques Diep Nguyen
Interpretation of Mass Spectra with Practical Solutions to Problems  Mike Lee 
Lifecycle Approach to Analytical Methods:  Incorporating QbD Concepts into Method Development, Validation, Verification and Transfer
Gregory Martin 
The Chemistry of Drug Degradation  Gregory Sluggett
Todd Zelesky
Sample Preparation: The Chemistry Behind the Techniques Douglas Raynie 
Merlin Bicking
Analysis of Proteins and Peptides in Biological Matrices by LC-MS/MS Yan Zhang
Jun Qu
Hao Jiang
Science, Risk and Statistics in Cleaning Validation (NEW) Andrew Walsh
Half-Day Courses Instructor(s)
Fundamentals and Practical Applications of Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (NEW) Lydia Breckenridge
Introduction to Gas Chromatography/Infrared Spectroscopy (NEW) John Scheinder
HPLC/UHPLC Method Development Made Easy
Michael Dong