Course Descriptions

Glucose Clamping the Conscious Mouse: A Laboratory Course

August 31 – September 4, 2020

E-mail mmpc@vanderbilt.edu to enroll in future courses.

This course is intended for investigators and staff who wish to make clamping a regular component of their research program.


Isotope Tracers In Metabolic Research: Principles and Practice of Kinetic Analysis

October 12 – 16, 2020

E-mail isotope.tracer@vanderbilt.edu to receive a notification once registration is available.

Theory and practice of isotope tracers to study metabolism in man and animals using mass spectrometry and NMR, including isotopomer analysis for metabolic flux rates. Course details and information regarding scholarships and registration can be obtained  here. Current details are for 2019; details for 2020 will be updated as information becomes available.


Experimental Techniques in Mouse Kidney Injury Workshop

A five-day training course for renal scientists. This is a hands-on workshop designed to teach surgical and phenotyping techniques for commonly used mouse renal injury models. More information can be obtained  here.