2021 Short Course Schedule

2021 Short Courses will be offered November 14-17, 2021 at the Crowne Plaza Conference Center in Princeton, NJ.  We will offer a variety of our courses. 

The short course program has long been an integral part of EAS and provides a valuable service to both students and professionals who seek to refine or augment their scientific development. The Short Course committee strives to offer high caliber courses that align with EAS’s mission and can include fundamental analytical techniques and principles, novel technologies and regulatory affairs.  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 a new analytical technology, understand new regulations, explore an analytical field, or just brush up new concepts in your area of expertise, there is a course for you.  EAS’s short courses emphasize: A wide range of topics; interactive discussions; case studies for illustration; and practical and problem solving tips.

Pricing for 2021 ON-LINE Short Courses: 
Registration rates are $575 per course until three (3) weeks prior to the course start date and the regular rate of $775 per course 

EAS will be offering short course student rates of $70.00 per course for full-time students (proof of ID required) until three (3) weeks prior to the course start date and the regular rate of $775 per course.  Space is limited.  


Pricing for 2021 IN-PERSON Short Courses: 
Registration rates are $575 for a one-day course and $850 for a two-day course until October 15th and  $775 for a one-day course and $1,175 for a two-day course after October 15th; note:  In-person short courses require a Full Conferee registration to the symposium & exposition.

EAS will be offering short course student rates of $70.00 per day for full-time students (proof of ID required) but you must register in advance.  In-person short courses require a Full-Time Student registration to the symposium & exposition ($30).  Space is limited.

Our ON-LINE Courses will be held this Spring & Summer as follows:
Click here to register for ON-LINE courses

DatesTimes Each DayCourse TitleInstructors
May 3 & 410:00am – 2:30pm EDTPrepare Your Analytical Laboratory for Quality Audit and InspectionKim Huynh-Ba, Pharmalytik
May 17 & 1810:00am – 2:30pm EDTDrug Discovery and Development ProcessesMichael W. Dong, MWD Consulting
July 7 & 810:00am – 2:30pm EDTGetting the most from GC and GC/MSGregory Slack, Boston Analytical
Nicholas Snow, Seton Hall University
July 8 & 910:00am – 2:30pm EDTHPTLC – The Other High-Performance Chromatography: Parameters,
Applications, Method Development and Troubleshooting
Eike Reich, HPTLC Association
Wilmer Perera, CAMAG Scientific

2021 List of IN-PERSON Short Courses
These courses below will be offered in-person this November 14-17 at the Crowne Plaza Conference Center; Times each day are 8:30am – 5:00pm

# of DaysCourse Names Click on course title for descriptionInstructors
2Cannabis Lab Essentials: Understanding the Cannabis Landscape and the Critical Process of Test Method Development and Validation (NEW)Susan Audino, S.A. Audino Associates
2Practical Gas Chromatography (NEW)Tom Brettell, Cedar Crest College
2Basic Mass Spectrometry (NEW)Athula Attygalle, Stevens Institute of Technology
2Chemometrics without Equation Part 1 & 2 (NEW)Donald Dahlberg, Lebanon Valley College
Neal Gallagher, Eigenvector
2Practical LC-MS Method Development and Sample PreparationPerry Wang, LC-MS Technical Expert
2HPLC & UHPLC For Practicing Scientists Part 1 & 2: Fundamentals, Method Development and Troubleshooting Michael W. Dong, MWD Consulting
1Effective Communication for Multicultural Professionals (NEW)Dottie Li, TransPacific Communications
1Communicating Analytical Results in the Pharmaceutical Labs and Understand Human Errors in Maintaining Data Integrity (NEW)Kim Huynh-Ba, Pharmalytik
1Uniting Analytical Technologies – TGA-IR-GCMS, LC-ICP-MS (NEW)Bill Hahn, PerkinElmer
Brady Frill, PerkinElmer
1History, Environmental Issues, and Characterization of Microplastics (NEW)Ashok Deshpande, NOAA
1Safety in the Laboratory (NEW)James Kaufman, The Lab Safety Institute
1R Programming for Analytical Chemistry (NEW)David Gosser, City College of NY
1Atomic Spectroscopy in the Pharmaceutical Laboratory (NEW)Lydia Breckenridge, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Sharla Wood, Bristol-Myers Squibb
1Sample Processing, Preparation, and Analysis the QuEChERSER Way (NEW)Steven J. Lehotay, USDA
1Analytical Sampling and Sample Preparation for Chromatography (NEW)Doug Raynie, South Dakota State University
1Systematic Chromatography Maintenance and Troubleshooting (NEW)Merlin Bicking, ACCTA, Inc.
Doug Raynie, South Dakota State University
1Intellectual Property Fundamentals for Scientists (NEW)Matthew Klee, XO Associates
1Characterization of Biologics by HPLC, Capillary Electrophoresis, and Mass SpectrometryLi Tao, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Ming Zeng, Bristol-Myers Squibb
1Quality by Design (QbD) Fundamentals for Analytical Chemists: A Continuous Improvement Paradigm for the Analytical LaboratoryZenaida Otero Gephardt, Otero Associates
1High-Performance Thin-Layer Chromatography an Alternative Approach to Quality: Standardization, Quantification and AutomationEike Reich, HPTLC Association
Wilmer Perera, CAMAG Scientific
1GC/MS Fundamentals for OperatorsMatthew Klee, XO Associates
1 Headspace-Gas Chromatography Fundamentals, Method Development and Method TransferMatthew Klee, XO Associates
1Getting the most from GC and GC/MSGregory Slack, Boston Analytical
Nicholas Snow, Seton Hall University
1Problems with FT-IR Spectra and How to Avoid Them , provided in collaboration with SASEllen Miseo, TeakOrigin
Jenni Briggs, Pike Technologies
1Portable Spectroscopy provided in collaboration with SASRichard Crocombe, Crocombe Spectroscopic Consulting
Pauline Leary, Federal Resources
1Process Analytical Technology: Out of the Lab and into the Line, provided in collaboration with SASJames Rydzak, Specere Consulting
1An Introduction to High Resolution Mass Spectrometry for Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis Matthew Blatnik, Pfizer
Graham West, Pfizer
1Life Cycle Approach to Analytical Methods for Drug Products, Incorporating QbD ConceptsGregory Martin, Complectors Consulting
1Learn Reversed Phase LC – What to Do When C18 Does or Doesn’t Work Merlin Bicking, ACCTA, Inc.
1Intact and Top-Down Protein Characterization and Quantitation by Mass Spectrometry: Approaches for Pharmaceutical Drug Discovery, Development, and BioanalysisJohn Kellie, GlaxoSmithKline
1Supercritical Fluid Chromatography (SFC): A Powerful and Greener Tool for Analytical and Preparative SeparationsYingru Zhang, Lotus Separations
Mike Hicks, Merck & Co.
1How to Develop Validated HPLC Methods: Rational Design with Practical Statistics and TroubleshootingBrian Bidlingmeyer, Analytical Acumen Inc.
Stanley Deming, Statistical Designs
1Practical Bioanalytical Method ValidationPerry Wang, LC-MS Technical Expert
1Protein Therapeutics ImmunogenicityRobert Dodge, Novartis