Tue, 05 Feb 2019 to Wed, 20 Mar 2019
Class begins February 5th, 2019 and continues until March 20th, 2019
Transform the quality of your research and earn a UBCx Professional Education Certificate by learning the international best practices for collecting, storing, and using human biospecimens in the laboratory.
Biospecimen Research Methods is an online course offered by UBC in partnership with www.edx.org. This 6-week, self-paced course has been designed to be flexible with your schedule. Biospecimen Research Methods is delivered over 6 weeks and can be completed in approximately 2-4 hours a week from anywhere, at any-time.
Professionals with extensive experience in biobanking from the University of British Columbia and the British Columbia Cancer Agency will teach you the international best practices for biobanking and research involving human biospecimens, based on National Cancer Institute (NCI) and International Society of Biological Environmental Repositories (ISBER) standards.
The course was designed for researchers at any level, including graduate and undergraduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and research technicians, who plan to work with human biospecimens.
Learn more about Biospecimen Research Methods and enroll today!
Questions? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Peter Watson, MB BChir FRCPC
Lead Instructor, edX Biospecimen Research Methods Director, Tumour Tissue Repository, BC Cancer Agency Director, Office of Biobank Education and Research, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia