"The coronavirus outbreak continues to rapidly evolve and as the world anxiously awaits a vaccine to combat the SARS-CoV-2 virus, deliberate consideration of crucial factors is needed to launch a successful vaccination program aimed at expeditiously servicing the U.S. population.
In this webinar, you’ll hear from career officials and industry experts from CGI and Johns Hopkins University who will discuss crucial factors in the successful development, launch and distribution of a successful COVID-19 vaccination program. The discussion, brought to you and moderated by HIMSS, will feature Rehana Wolfe, Director and Consulting Expert with CGI, and Lois Privor-Dumm, Sr. Advisor, Policy, Advocacy & Communications Director, Adult Vaccines at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Together, Lois and Rehana will engage in a lively discussion aimed at creating awareness of the complexity, opportunities and challenges in vaccinating the US population during a pandemic."Find out more »
"Automation can provide tremendous benefits such as increased pipetting precision and accuracy, productivity, and throughput. Numerous workflows have been successfully automated for a wide variety of applications in genomics, cell biology, and drug discovery. So why is there hesitation to move forward with automation?
Evaluating the many options for automated liquid handling can be overwhelming. When considering an automation platform for your lab, it is important to understand the level of flexibility, customization, or standardization needed.
* How to evaluate automation and its benefits for your application
* Tips and tricks for automating DNA purification, NGS library prep, and PCR set up
* How to select the right liquid handling platform for your workflow"