Next Generation Sequencing Workshop and Certificate Program

Summer 2024 Illumina Next Generation Sequencing Workshop and Certificate Program – Offered by Eremid Genomic Services and Catawba College

August 5-16, 2024

Power your career with Next Generation Sequencing and earn a professional certification in this advanced technology.

Graham Genomics Laboratory

Duration: 10-day intensive workshop - the first week will focus on foundational theory and hands-on training, while the second week will continue with hands-on laboratory work and modules on bioinformatics and entrepreneurship in biotechnology and NGS.

Venue: Catawba College’s Bill and Shari Graham Genomics Laboratory, Eremid Genomics Services, 150 Research Campus Drive, Kannapolis, NC 28081.  

To apply for the NGS workshop and certification program, please submit the information form below:

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Workshop Activities

Workshop Activities

  • Next Generation Sequencing theory and applications
  • DNA extraction and isolation 
  • DNA quantification, purity, and size 
  • Library preparation 
  • Library quantification and pooling of Libraries 
  • NGS Sequencing runs
  • Bioinformatics Modules - Presented by Dr. Peter Schafran – NSF Fellow in the Plant Genome Research Program Boyce Thompson Institute Ithaca, New York
  • Entrepreneurship in Biotech – Business Model Assessment - Presented by KSOB Entrepreneur in Residence, Mr. Pabel Delgado

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Presented by:

NGS Partners



If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact Dr. Jay F. Bolin