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 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 but must register by Oct. 15th.  Space is limited.

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
Nov. 17-18 Modern Mass Spectrometry: Fundamentals to Frontiers (NEW) Athula Attygalle, Stevens Institute of Technology
Nov. 18-19 Practical LC/MS Method Development for Small Molecules Perry Wang, LC/MS Technical Expert
Nov. 17-18 HPLC & UPLC For Practicing Scientists Part 1 &/or 2: Fundamentals & Best Practices in Method Development and Operation Troubleshooting Michael W. Dong, MWD Consulting
Nov. 19-20 Quality-by-Design (QbD): A New Paradigm for the Analytical Laboratory Part 1 &/or 2 Zenaida Otero Gephardt, Otero Associates
Nov. 19-20 How to Develop Validated HPLC Methods: Rational Design with Practical Statistics and Troubleshooting Brian Bidlingmeyer, Analytical Acumen Inc.
Stanley Deming, Statistical Designs
Nov. 17-18 Chemometrics without Equations Part 1 &/or 2 Donald Dahlberg, Lebanon Valley College
Neal Gallagher, Eigenvector
Nov. 17 High-Performance TLC, Planar Chromatography Beyond the Ordinary! (NEW) Eike Reich, HPTLC Association
Maged Sharaf, HPTLC Association
Nov. 17 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
Nov. 20 A Systematic Way to Prepare Your Laboratory for Pre-Approval Inspections (PAIs) and Compliance Audit Kim Huynh-Ba, Pharmalytik Consulting
Nov. 19 Raman Microscopy Imaging (NEW) Carlos Morillo, JASCO Inc.
Nov. 17 Polymers: An Introduction and Characterization Techniques (NEW) Diep Nguyen, Illinois Institute of Technology
Nov. 19 Headspace-Gas Chromatography Fundamentals, Method Development and Method Transfer (NEW) Matthew Klee, XO Associates LLC
Nov. 20 GC/MS Fundamentals for Operators (NEW) Matthew Klee, XO Associates LLC
Nov. 18 Understanding the Cannabis Landscape from Seed to Testing Susan Audino, S.A.Audino & Associates
Nov. 20 HPLC and UPLC Troubleshooting Imad Haidar Ahmad, Merck & Co.
Nov. 20 Practical NMR Spectroscopy Damodaran Achary, University of Pittsburgh
Nov. 20 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
Nov. 19 Supercritical Fluid Chromatography (SFC): A Powerful and Greener Tool for Analytical and Preparative Separations Yingru Zhang, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Mike Hicks, Merck & Co.
Nov. 17 Introduction to Chemometrics Without Equations Donald Dahlberg, Lebanon Valley College
Neal Gallagher, Eigenvector
Nov. 18 Multivariate Image Analysis Without Equations  Donald Dahlberg, Lebanon Valley College
Neal Gallagher, Eigenvector
Nov. 17 Modern Size Exclusion Chromatography of Synthetic Polymers and Biopolymers Howard Barth, Analytical Chemistry Consultants, Ltd
Brian Bidlingmeyer, Analytical Acumen Inc.
Nov. 17 Life Cycle Management of Analytical Validation for Pharmaceutical Products Kim Huynh-Ba, Pharmalytik Consulting
Nov. 17 Getting the most from GC and GC/MS Gregory Slack, PharmAssist
Nicholas Snow, Seton Hall University
Nov. 18 Interpretation of Mass Spectra with Practical Solutions to Problems Mike Lee, Milestone Development
Nov. 19 Life Cycle Approach to Analytical Methods for Drug Products, Incorporating QbD Concepts Gregory Martin, Complectors Consulting
Nov. 19 Quality-by-Design Fundamentals for Optimal Operation in the Analytical Laboratory Zenaida Otero Gephardt, Otero Associates
Nov. 20 Design of Experiments for Analytical Chemists: Key to Effective Quality-by-Design Laboratory Operation Zenaida Otero Gephardt, Otero Associates