The 6th VIB summer school in advanced light microscopy is an opportunity for Ph.D. students, post-Doctoral fellows, staff scientists and technical staff to receive training in the skills needed to image the micro-world using the latest in advanced microscopy techniques and equipment. The course begins with the basic concepts and theory of optical microscopy and proceeds using a combination of lectures and practical exercises through advanced light microscopy including live cell and tissue imaging, functional microscopy (FRAP/FRET/FLIM), advanced fluorescence and super-resolution microscopy.
Event intended for This course is intended for those with limited or no prior training or those who wish to refresh their skills base.
Scientific committee Saskia Lippens, VIB BioImaging Core Ghent, BESebastian Munck, VIB Bioimaging Core Leuven, BE
The training fee for VIB and other academic participants is 390 euro (incl. VAT).The training fee for industry is 1300 euro (incl. VAT).The fee includes access to the training and all training materials, coffee breaks and lunches for the four days. On Monday and Wednesday, there is a dinner foreseen. You can subscribe for the dinners during registration. There is no extra fee charged for attending the dinners.The fee does not include travel or accomodation.Note that upon no show without valid justification you will not be refunded and you will be blacklisted for the VIB training program for 1 year. Click here for more information