COMS entrusted with the task of organizing workshops programs on regular basis. COMS renowned team of experts represented by its constituent organizations: Diagnostic Genomic Medicine Unit (DGMU), Center of Excellence in Genomic Medicine Research (CEGMR), Center of Innovation in Personalized Medicine (CIPM), Specialized Medical Laboratories (Ro'ya) make a dedicated workforce. All workshops are based on cutting edge technology consistent with the spirit of spreading the scientific attitude in Saudis as stipulated in Saudi Vision 2030. Our clinical labs are accredited by CAP and workshops programs are CME approved by Saudi Commission for Health Specialties.


Application of PCR in Diagnostic Molecular Genetics

Objective:
Participants will have the opportunity to learn principles of the Polymerase Chain Reaction technique as well as its applications in genetic diagnosis. The PCR applications are ranging from gene amplification, mutation screening to SNPs detection.

CME: 11 hours
Price: 1000 SR
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Applications of DNA Sanger Sequencing

Objective:
Participants will be introduced to an advanced sequencing techniques with hands on the latest protocols for capillary sequencing. Participants will have the opportunity to analyze the sequencing data and learn how to make sense of these data.

CME: 10 hours
Price: 1000 SR
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How to Publish in High-Impact Journals

Objective:
Participants will learn how to prepare work and results for publication. We will show you how to carry out effective strategies and techniques in writing up different types of articles. You will learn how to publish your article in a high impact journals.

CME: 6 hours
Price: 500 SR
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Applications of Microarray (Affymetrix & Agilent)

Objective:
Applicants will understand the principle of microarrays technology and perform them using either Affymetrix or Agilent microarrays platforms and analyze the data in order to identify meaningful information/ biomarkers for a particular pathophysiological context.

CME: 13 hours
Price: 1500 SR
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Power of Bioinformatics

Objective:
Participants will understand how to analyze and interpret huge OMICs data sets to conclude meaningful interpretation using cutting-edge bioinformatics software and tools.

CME: 12 hours
Price: 800 SR
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Applications of Clinical Cytogenetics

Objective:
Participants will acquire up-to-date knowledge and hands-on practice about the important and use of the cytogenetics in the modern clinical practice.

CME: 10 hours
Price: 1000 SR
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Applications of Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization (FISH)

Objective:
FISH is commonly used in clinical setting for diagnosis and studying inherited genetic diseases. Participants will learn how to get valuable information/data about the chromosomal status for any human disease, analyze the data and report them by imaging.

CME: 11 hours
Price: 1500 SR
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Principles & Applications of Cell culture

Objective:
Applicants interested in cell-based research applications will understand the basics of cell culture and have hands-on experience to enable them to conceptualize and design a cell-based research experiment.

CME: 10 hours
Price: 1000 SR
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High Throughput DNA Sequencing

Objective:
In this advanced workshop, you will understand how dideoxynucleotides can be used to obtain DNA sequencing. You will learn how sequence reading can be automated using Fluorescent ddNTPs. You will also be able to read the sequence from the gel chromatogram. Moreover, you will learn how to detect the sequence errors and how to apply such high throughput DNA sequence to understanding the human diseases.

CME:
Price: 1500 SR
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Applications of Flow Cytometry

Objective:
Flow cytometry is important for sorting out live cells from various solid and liquid tissue sources. Applicants will learn how to sort out these cells and use them for downstream characterization analysis and how to culture them using specific affinity methods.

CME: 12 hours
Price: 800 SR
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Bio banking Toward Precision Medicine & Sustainable Healthcare

Objective:
Participants will understand the importance of Bio banking in precision medicine and learn how this core facility collects, processes, cryopreserves and distributes human and/or environmental fully annotated bio specimens to biomedical researchers

CME:
Price: 600 SR
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Applications of Immunohistochemistry

Objective:
Participants in this workshop will receive a comprehensive understanding of the IHC principles reinforced by a hands-on laboratory practice to identify the histopathological features and/or biomarkers of diseases.

CME:
Price: 800 SR
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