Biological TEM Workshop, October 30 – Nov 1, 2019


Biological TEM Workshop, October 30 – Nov 1, 2019

This intensive, three-day workshop provides a practical and basic theoretical introduction to the Transmission Electron Microscope and biological sample preparation techniques. Each day will consist of lecture, discussion and hands-on training led by GEM staff.

Who: Anyone requiring training on TEM and biological sample preparation. The workshop will be limited to 6 participants based on the availability of equipment.

When: Wednesday, October 30 through Friday, November 1, 2019, 8am-5pm each day

Cost: Non-Profit participants: $600 – USG, $800 – non-USG; For-Profit participants: $1200. This fee includes supplies, chemicals, hands-on beam time, personalized training by GEM staff, and completion certificate. Lunch is provided each day.

Where: 154 Barrow Hall, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602

Registration: Contact John Shields ( for more information and to sign up. Registration requires iLab account through the GEM website.

Deadline: October 20, 2019

Past Participants include: Merck & Co., Univ. of Maryland, Breathitt Veterinary Center, Univ. of Illinois at Chicago, Stowers Inst. for Medical Res., West Virginia State Univ., Columbia Univ. and South Connecticut State Univ.