2018 Short Course Schedule

2018 Short Courses will be offered from Sunday, November 11 through Wednesday, November 14, 2018 from 8:30am – 5:00pm at our new location – the Crowne Plaza Princeton – Conference Center in Plainsboro, NJ.  

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’s 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 2018 Short Courses:
Registration rates prior to Oct. 15th are $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.

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.

Click here to download a pdf file of all courses with links to descriptions

# of Days Course Names
Click on course title for description
Instructors
2-day Practical LC-MS Method Development for Small Molecule Pharmaceuticals (NEW!) Perry Wang, LC-MS Technical Expert
2-day Modern HPLC/UPLC For Practicing Scientists Part 1 &/or 2: Fundamentals, Best Practices and Applications Michael W. Dong, MWD Consulting
2-day Quality-by-Design (QbD): A New Paradigm for the Analytical Laboratory Part 1 &/or 2 Zenaida Otero Gephardt, Rowan University
2-day Practical Gas Chromatography Eugene Barry, University of Massachusetts
Thomas Brettell, Cedar Crest College
2-day Troubleshooting Chromatographic Systems Merlin K.L. Bicking, ACCTA, Inc.
Douglas E. Raynie, SD State University
2-day LC/MS: Theory, Instruments, and Applications Guodong Chen, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Ragu Ramanathan, Pfizer
2-day How to Develop Validated HPLC Methods: Rational Design with Practical Statistics and Troubleshooting Brian Bidlingmeyer, Analytical Acumen Inc.
Stanley Deming, Statistical Designs
2-day Chemometrics without Equations Part 1 &/or 2 Donald Dahlber, Lebanon Valley College
Neal Gallagher, Eigenvector
1-day Process Analytical Technology: Out of the Lab and into the Line (NEW) Jim Rydzak, Specere Consulting
1-day HPLC and UPLC Troubleshooting (NEW) Imad Haidar Ahmad, Merck & Co.
1-day Develop Robust HPLC Methods for Pharmaceutical Analyses (NEW) Jinjian Zheng, Merck & Co.
1-day Practical NMR Spectroscopy (NEW) Damodaran Achary, University of Pittsburgh
1-day Analytical Sampling and Sample Preparation (NEW) Douglas E. Raynie, SD State University
1-day How Liquid Chormatography Works: Separation Principles Explained in Chromatograms (NEW) Martin Gilar, Waters
1-day Intact and Top-Down Protein Characterization and Quantitation by Mass Spectrometry: Approaches for Pharmaceutical Drug Discovery, Development, and Bioanalysis (NEW) John Kellie, GlaxoSmithKline
Wenying Jian, Janssen R&D
1-day Physical Characterization and Methods of Analysis of Pharmaceutical Solids: Essential Knowledge (NEW) Stephen Byrn, University of Purdue
Sean Chen, Antares Pharma
1-day Optimizing HPLC Separations with Knowledge of Analyte Size, Column Pore Size, and Phase Chemistry (NEW) Richard Henry, Consultant
1-day Modern Portable Analytical Spectroscopy (NEW) Richard Crocombe, Crocombe Spectroscopic Consulting
Pauline Leary, Smiths Detection
1-day Supercritical Fluid Chromatography (SFC): A Powerful and Greener Tool for Analytical and Preparative Separations (NEW) Yingru Zhang, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Mike Hicks, Merck & Co.
1-day Stability Studies The Tools, Methods and Predictions During Each Stage of Pharmaceutical Development (NEW) Kenneth Waterman, FreeThink Technologies
Peter Bonk, Reaction Analytics
1-day Setting Data Quality Objectives and Determining, Reporting, and Interpreting Data Quality Indicators to Meet Scholarly Publication Requirements (NEW) Ephraim Govere, Penn State University
1-day Introduction to GPC/SEC for Polymer Analysis (NEW) Yejia Li, Ashland
Zheng Li, Ashland
1-day Keeping your Analytical Procedures in Compliance with the new FDA Validation Guidance Kim Huynh-Ba, Pharmalytik
1-day Getting the most from GC and GC/MS Gregory Slack, PharmAssist
Nicholas Snow, Seton Hall University
1-day Interpretation of Mass Spectra with Practical Solutions to Problems Mike Lee, Milestone Development
1-day Life Cycle Approach to Analytical Methods for Drug Products, Incorporating QbD Concepts Gregory Martin, Complectors Consulting
1-day Introduction to Vibrational Spectroscopy for Real Time Analysis John Wasylyk, Bristol-Myers Squibb Peter Larkin, Solvay Cytec Group
1-day Analytical Instrument Qualification from a Chemical Metrology Perspective (NEW) Jerry Messman, Stranaska Scientific
1-day Taking Advantage of the Power of Excel Scot Abbott, Phoenix First Response