May 23, 2017 – May 26, 2017 all-day
Marine Biological Laboratory - Woods Hole, MA
Getting Started in Microbiome Research for Clinicians @ Marine  Biological Laboratory - Woods Hole, MA
A basic knowledge of the microbiome is crucial to clinical research. During Innovation Fest 2017, join UChicago’s Microbiome Center leadership and ITM investigators Jack Gilbert, PhD, John Alverdy, MD, & Eugene Chang, MD, at the first annual Microbiome Workshop. This course will help you develop the tools you need to perform microbiome-related research by introducing you to the resources and people leading microbiome research in order to improve understanding, build clinical skills, and improve patient care. Speakers range from experts in microbiome science, biology, and bioinformatics to clinicians who are using the microbiome to inform and practice in departments of surgery and medicine.

Learn more about the course here.