2nd Annual North American Mass Spectrometry Summer School

There is no cost to participate.  The deadline to submit applications is in March; however, applications are being reviewed on a rolling basis so please encourage applicants to apply soon.

2nd Annual North American Mass Spectrometry Summer School


July 21-24, 2019 Madison, WI

Please join us for our second annual North American Mass Spectrometry Summer School. We are proud to have assembled world-leading experts in mass spectrometry for this two and a half-day course. Students will experience an engaging and inspiring program covering fundamentals of mass spectrometry and its application to biological systems analysis. Tutorial lectures and hands-on workshops for scientific and professional development are planned. This workshop is made possible by generous support from the National Science Foundation (Integrated Organismal Systems, Plant Genome Research Program, Grant No. 1546742), the National Institutes of Health National Center for Quantitative Biology of Complex Systems (P41 GM108538), Thermo Fisher Scientific, and Promega.

Expert Instructors:

Josh Coon – University of Wisconsin
Ulrike Kusebauch – Institute for Systems Biology
Jesse Meyer – University of Wisconsin
Doug Sheeley – National Institutes of Health
Evgenia Shishkova – University of Wisconsin
Beatrix Ueberheide – New York University School of Medicine
Judit Villen – University of Washington-Seattle
Mike Westphall – University of Wisconsin
Evan Williams – University of California-Berkeley

Tutorial Lecture Topics:

Data Analysis
Mass Analyzers
Tandem MS
Shotgun Proteomics, Instrument Acquisition, and Setup

Hands-on Workshops:

Data Integration
Mass Spec 101
Intellectual Property
Science Writing
Scientific Illustrations
Spectral Interpretation

NIH funding and grant process

Organizing Committee:  Evgenia Shishkova, Laura Van Toll, and Josh Coon