2019 Short Course Schedule

2019 Short Courses will be offered from Sunday, November 17 through Wednesday, November 20, 2019 from 8:30am – 5:00pm at 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 2019 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 $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.

NEW for 2019!  EAS will be offering short course student rates of $70.00 per day for full-time students (proof of ID required); plus full-time student registration fee of $30.00  Stay tuned for more details.

2019 List of Short Courses
Click here to download a pdf file of all short courses with links to descriptions

# of Days Course Names
Click on course title for description
2-day Modern Mass Spectrometry: Fundamentals to Frontiers (NEW) Athula Attygalle, Stevens Institute of Technology
2-day Practical LC/MS Method Development for Small Molecules Perry Wang, LC/MS Technical Expert
2-day HPLC & UPLC For Practicing Scientists Part 1 &/or 2: Fundamentals & Best Practices in Method Development and Operation Troubleshooting 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, Otero Associates
2-day Systematic LC and GC Troubleshooting 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 Dahlberg, Lebanon Valley College
Neal Gallagher, Eigenvector
1-day High-Performance TLC, Planar Chromatography Beyond the Ordinary! (NEW) Eike Reich, HPTLC Association
Maged Sharaf, HPTLC Association
1-day Faster HPLC Method Development and Optimization of Polar and Nonpolar Analyte Mixtures (NEW) Joseph Pesek, San Jose State University
Maria Matyska-Pesek, San Jose State University
1-day A Systematic Way to Prepare Your Laboratory for Pre-Approval Inspections (PAIs) and Compliance Audit Kim Huynh-Ba, Pharmalytik Consulting
1-day The Chromatographic and Spectroscopic Tools of an Analytical Chemist for Measuring Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds in Complex Samples (NEW) Andres Campiglia, University of Central Florida
Walter Brent Wilson, National Institute of Standards and Technology
1-day Raman Microscopy Imaging (NEW) Carlos Morillo, JASCO Inc.
1-day Polymers: An Introduction and Characterization Techniques (NEW) Diep Nguyen, Illinois Institute of Technology
1-day Effective Utilization of PDA and MS Data in LC & SFC Method Development (NEW) Joseph Turpin, S-Matrix Corporation
1-day Process Analytical Technology and Quality by Design  Integration for Effectiveness in the Analytical Lab (NEW) Zenaida Otero Gephardt, Otero Associates
1-day Headspace-Gas Chromatography Fundamentals, Method Development and Method Transfer (NEW) Matthew Klee, XO Associates LLC
1-day GC/MS Fundamentals for Operators (NEW) Matthew Klee, XO Associates LLC
1-day Understanding the Cannabis Landscape from Seed to Testing Susan Audino, S.A.Audino & Associates
1-day HPLC and UPLC Troubleshooting Imad Haidar Ahmad, Merck & Co.
1-day Practical NMR Spectroscopy Damodaran Achary, University of Pittsburgh
1-day Analytical Sampling and Sample Preparation for Chromatography Douglas E. Raynie, SD State University
1-day How Liquid Chormatography Works: Separation Principles Explained in Chromatograms Martin Gilar, Waters
1-day Intact and Top-Down Protein Characterization and Quantitation by Mass Spectrometry: Approaches for Pharmaceutical Drug Discovery, Development, and Bioanalysis John Kellie, GlaxoSmithKline
Wenying Jian, Janssen R&D
1-day Physical Characterization of Pharmaceuticals and Biopharmaceuticals Using Synchrotron Methods Stephen Byrn, University of Purdue
Sean Chen, Antares Pharma
1-day Modern Portable Analytical Spectroscopy Richard Crocombe, Crocombe Spectroscopic Consulting
Pauline Leary, Federal Resources
1-day Supercritical Fluid Chromatography (SFC): A Powerful and Greener Tool for Analytical and Preparative Separations Yingru Zhang, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Mike Hicks, Merck & Co.
1-day Introduction to Chemometrics Without Equations Donald Dahlberg, Lebanon Valley College
Neal Gallagher, Eigenvector
1-day Multivariate Image Analysis Without Equations  Donald Dahlberg, Lebanon Valley College
Neal Gallagher, Eigenvector
1-day Modern Size Exclusion Chromatography of Synthetic Polymers and Biopolymers Howard Barth, Analytical Chemistry Consultants, Ltd
Brian Bidlingmeyer, Analytical Acumen Inc.
1-day Life Cycle Management of Analytical Validation for Pharmaceutical Products Kim Huynh-Ba, Pharmalytik Consulting
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 Quality-by-Design Fundamentals for Optimal Operation in the Analytical Laboratory Zenaida Otero Gephardt, Otero Associates
1-day Design of Experiments for Analytical Chemists: Key to Effective Quality-by-Design Laboratory Operation Zenaida Otero Gephardt, Otero Associates
1-day Process Analytical Technology (PAT): Out of the Lab and into the Line Jim Rydzak, Specere Consulting