First San Diego Cytometry Workshop

Theory and Applications of Laser Flow Cytometry

 In Contemporary Biomedical Research


May 15-17, 2013

La Jolla, CA


Hosted by: 

The Scripps Research Institute

 La Jolla Institute of Allergy Immunology

 Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine


BD Pharmingen




The First Flow Cytometry Workshop in San Diego, CA is organized to

conduct wet labs to review theory and applications of flow cytometry in biomedical research.

Wet labs consisting of instrument set-up, sample

preparation and flow analysis will be demonstrated. Modules to be offered are:


Basics of Flow Cytometry and Instrumentation: A Saluk, C. Kim

Cell Cycle Proliferation and Apoptosis: W. Telford, K. Price

Polychromatic Flow Cytometry and Compensation: K. Lundsten, J. Tigges

Phenotypic Analysis: P. Jain, Z. Maciorowski

Stem Cell Assays: E. O'Connor, C. Carson

Functional Cellular Assays: P. Narayanan, R. Balderas

Cell Sorting: G. Osbourne, J. Trotter, V. Toxavidi

Hematopoietic and Mesenchymal Stem Cells: L. Barsky. W. Telford

Quality Control: I. Schmid, Z. Maciorowski


Students can choose to attend six of the offered modules offered over the three days.

Workshop Flyer with Wetlab Synopses



Interested persons should register at link below:


Registration Link (Google Doc)

Registration Payment will be accepted via check or PayPal starting April. Registrants will be emailed details




Robert Balderas, San Diego

Lora Barsky, Los Angeles

Christian Carson, San Diego

Paresh Jain, India

Cheryl Kim, San Diego

Awtar Krishan, Miami

Kelly Lundsten, San Diego

Zosia Maciorowski, Paris

Padma Narayanan, Seattle

Carolyn O'Connor, San Diego

Eric O'Connor, San Diego

Geoff Osborne, Australia

Kylie Price, New Zealand

Alan Saluk, San Diego

Ingrid Schmid, Los Angeles

William Telford, Bethesda

John Tigges, Boston

Vasilis Toxavidi, Boston

Joe Trotter, San Diego


Organizing Committee

Awtar Krishan

Alan Saluk

Cheryl Kim

Eric O'Connor



For additional information and application forms please visit our website: