Courses and conferences
The Jackson Laboratory sponsors a wide variety of stimulating courses and conferences on its campus in Bar Harbor and at other locations with cosponsors.
Explore the cutting edge of research in genomics, genetic diseases and biomedicine. Participate in these courses, meetings and workshops to reap a variety of benefits:
- Learn from world-renowned scientists
- Network with peers and industry leaders
- Gain hands-on experience in the training lab
- Enjoy scenic Acadia National Park, charming Bar Harbor and our seaside mansion
February 24 - 28 | The Scripps Research Institute - La Jolla, CA
This four-day intensive hands-on workshop is for those wishing to obtain practical training in surgical techniques for the laboratory mouse. A wide range of surgical procedures are taught including castration, vasectomy, nephrectomy, adrenalectomy, splenectomy, thymectomy, ovariectomy, ovarian transplantation as well as jugular vein and carotid artery catheterization.