Training

The CCRC offers various training courses for undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral research associates, and visiting scientists from the U.S. and around the world in the principles, methods, and analytical techniques used to study complex carbohydrates. Courses are designed for different groups of scientists, including both participants who have little or no prior experience in carbohydrate chemistry and experts who would like to become more specialized.

Short-term trainees may enroll in one or more of the four one-week training courses the CCRC offers every summer for scientists in academic, governmental, or industrial laboratories.

These varied training opportunities are supported in part by fees from participants and by funds from the US Department of Energy and the US National Institutes of Health.

Further information about training opportunities at the CCRC email Dr. Parastoo Azadi at azadi@ccrc.uga.edu ; phone: 706-583-0629. For application click here
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Courses for Techniques for characterization of complex carbohydrate

Course 1 , Techniques for Characterization of Carbohydrate Structure of Polysaccharides - Polysaccharide Course (Aug 5-9, 2013).
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Course 2 , Separation and Characterization of Glycoprotein and Glycolipid Oligosaccharides - Glycoprotein Course (Aug 12-16, 2013).
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Course 3 , Analytical Techniques for Structural Analysis of Glycosaminoglycans (GAGs). (Aug 19-21, 2013).
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Course 4 , Mass Spectrometry of Glycoproteins (Oct 16-17, 2013). The mass spectrometry training course will focus on the analysis of glycoproteins by mass spectrometric techniques.
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