Date: August 2-6, 2021
Description of the Workshops:
To provide intensive, practical training in the cutting-edge technologies of confocal microscopy and quantitative histology using design-based stereology. Discussions follow each topic and there is individual post-workshop project consultation.
Who Should Attend
- Graduate students who need to use modern microscopy or stereology in their projects
- Postdoctoral fellows who would benefit from a comprehensive introduction to microscopy and stereology
- Young investigators who need to incorporate these analytical approaches into their labs
- Investigators new to histological analysis who need a rapid and complete introduction to these techniques
Dr. Peterson is an internationally respected expert in the application of stereological principles in the areas of neuroscience and stem cell research. He is a Professor and Director of the Center for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Dr. Peterson is the President of NeuroRenew, Inc., and serves as the course convenor and primary lecturer for the international workshops.