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2013 Mouse Pathobiology and Phenotyping Short Course

July 15-19, 2013

Short Course & Workshop on Mouse Biology, Pathology, Genetics for Phenotyping and Translational Research
[concurrent with graduate school course ME 680.712]

At Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 
Baltimore, MD USA

TARGET AUDIENCE: Scientists, faculty, postdocs, graduate students, veterinarians, pathologists who use or expect to use mice in translational research.

AIMS: To provide information, practical tools and skills essential to the optimal use of mice in translational research. 

FORMAT & TOPICS: 5 day short-course on mouse biology, pathology, genetics, practical and multidisciplinary phenotyping for translational research, including lectures, 3 hands on laboratory session, exhibits, tours, poster session, pathology slide conference.
DVM/VMD RACE approved 36.5 credit hrs.

SYLLABUS:  MOUSE PATHOBIOLOGY & PHENOTYPING MANUAL is the core syllabus material, several sections can be downloaded (free)    
Additional syllabus/lecture material is uploaded before the course, and provided at the course.

 Pheno symposium logo

Visit Exhibits
9am Monday to
5pm Tuesday.

  Contact Welza1@jhmi.edu for 2013 Exhibit Information
 
  


2013 EXHIBITORS

TACONIC 

FLAGSHIP Biosciences


JHU REGISTRATION
(Grad Students, Postdocs, Faculty and Staff)

After June 1, call or email for availability of laboratory sessions.
For graduate students and postdocs, this is graduate school course ME:680.712


 NON-JHU REGISTRATION
Early registration (before June 15):
$800 for Lectures + Hands on Laboratory Sessions, $600 for Lectures Only.
After Jun 15: $1,000 for Lectures and Lab Sessions (call or email for availability), 
$800 for Lectures Only.


  2013 Program



 JHU CORES

PHENOTYPING CORE

BRB BEHAVIOR CORE

CMOR CENTER FOR METABOLISM AND OBESITY RESEARCH

SAIRP Small Animal Imaging Resource Program

Comprehensive Oncology Tissue Services Core

Transgenic & ES Cell  Core


 

MONDAY
July 15, 2013

INTRODUCTION to Mouse Pathobiology & Phenotyping
+ EXHIBITS + POSTERS

 

Web Resources; Summary Tables, references  (23 p PDF)

9-10am
Brayton - Introduction to phenotyping, mouse genetics, nomenclature & Famous Mice (16p PDF)
10-11
Brayton - Common Spontaneous Phenotypes and Diseases (NON infectious) (10p PDF)
11-12
Watson - Environmental influences on phenotypes 1
What is in your mouse environment? (lectures 1,2 - 18p PDF)
12-1
LUNCH - VISIT EXHIBITS + POSTERS
+ Medical Illustration Art Exhibit
1-2
Watson - Environmental influences on phenotypes 2 
What ELSE can impact your research and phenotypes: Your Surveillance Program ...
2-3
Brayton - Infections & infectious phenotypes that can impact your research (19p PDF)
3-4
Brayton - Immunodeficient Mice - options & challenges (11p PDF)
4-5
Karim - Pathology and Phenotyping GEM intestinal Cancers (7p PDF)
5-7pm
RECEPTION, EXHIBITS & 
POSTER SESSION (Poster Abstracts - PDF)

TUESDAY

GEM & Multidisciplinary Phenotyping
+ EXHIBITS

9-10
Hawkins/Reeves – Making Mice - traditional and new transgenic technologies (6p PDF)
10-11
Doyle / Shaw - Ophthalmic Phenotyping (6p PDF)
11-12
Mitzner – Pulmonary/Respiratory Phenotypes & Phenotyping (12p PDF) 
 12-1
LUNCH & Tours - CMOR (metabolic) & BRB Imaging, Behavioral + EXHIBITS + POSTERS
1-2
Potter/Pletnikov – Emotional / Cognitive Phenotyping (6p PDF)
2-3
Aja - Metabolic Phenotypes & Phenotyping (6p PDF)
3-4
Lauer/May - Auditory/acoustic Phenotyping (5p PDF)
4-530
Foss - IMAGING for Phenotyping (10p PDF)
Gabrielson - Cardiovascular phenotyping: In vivo functional correlations to pathology (6p PDF)

WEDNESDAY

Practical Phenotyping 1 DOWNLOAD LAB MANUAL -  52p PDF

9-10
Watson - Clinical / Physical Exam - Modified SHIRPA (refer to Lab Manual - above)
10-11
Brayton - Clinical Pathology - oversimplified (13p PDF)
11-12
Brayton & al - Online & other Resources (refer to web resources - above)
 12-1
LUNCH (on your own) & Tours - CMOR (metabolic) & BRB Imaging, Behavioral
 130-3pm
Watson / Forbes  & al
LAB 1: Clinical Examination (refer to Lab Manual - above)
 315-5pm
Forbes / Brayton  & al
LAB 2: Clinical Pathology and Specimen collection (refer to Lab Manual - above)

THURSDAY

Practical Phenotyping 2

9-10
Brayton - Anatomic Pathology Phenotyping - Necropsy (refer to Lab Manual - above)
10-11
Brayton - Anatomic Pathology Phenotyping - Trimming (refer to Lab Manual - above)
11-12
Brayton - Microscopic Anatomy & Pathology by Virtual Microscopy (refer to Lab Manual - above)
12-1
LUNCH (on your own)
1-4    
Forbes / Brayton et al.
LAB 3: Anatomic Pathology - Necropsy (refer to Lab Manual)
4-6pm
Digital Slide Conference - with refreshments

FRIDAY

Practical Phenotyping 3
Advanced Pathology for Phenotyping & Translational Research

9-11
Forbes / Brayton et al. 
LAB 4: Anatomic Pathology - Trimming (refer to Lab Manual - above)
11-12
A Meeker - Basic Immunohistochemistry - principles and protocol development (9p PDF)
12-1
LUNCH
1-2
J Ward - Evaluation of Embryonic & Perinatal Lethality In Mice
2-3
D Haines & M Anver - Pathology Core Support for Basic and Translational Research: GEM, Xeno, TMAs and Nano
3-4T Cornish – An introduction to digital whole slide imaging and whole slide image analysis
5pm
Quizzes Due ! for course ME680.712
TURN in to BRB 851

 

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For additional Course information, to order a complete manual or syllabus, or
to provide feedback or suggestions - contact  Dr. Brayton.

  

 
      

 

 
 
 
 
 

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