March 6 - 10, 2021
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, LA USA

Call for Short Courses
We are now accepting Short Course proposals for Pittcon 2021.
Courses are being sought in all areas of analytical chemistry and applied spectroscopy in a variety of scientific disciplines.

Areas of special focus include Cannabis Analytics, Statistics, Chemical and Elemental Analysis, Method Development (Various Techniques) and Professional Development.

Deadline for submissions is July 15

Instructor Benefits Additional Info Focus Areas

Need Help? (800) 825-3221 • (412) 825-3220, x208 • shortcourses@pittcon.org

Benefits of Being an Instructor
Complimentary Registration to Pittcon

Honorarium based on length on the course (1/2 day or 1 day)

Expense Reimbursement (limits are set for each item)

  • Hotel
  • Meal Allowance
  • Travel/Airfare

Provided your proposal is accepted and has sufficient enrollment for the course to be presented, Pittcon will provide the following:

  • Classroom
  • AV (Overhead Projector, LCD Projector, Screen, Flipchart w/markers)
  • Course Notes provided to Participants
Additional Information
Scheduling of classrooms will be at the discretion of Pittcon. Courses will be scheduled Saturday, March 6 thru Wednesday, March 10, the week of Pittcon.

Course durations are ½ day or 1 day in length. Should your proposed course require more than a 1 day, you will need to submit your proposal twice as Part 1 and Part 2.

The deadline for sufficient enrollment is the advanced deadline to register for Pittcon.

Pittcon will provide advertisement of the Short Course program through our website, brochures, social media, email blasts, etc. We also encourage you to advertise your course.

Focus Areas
  • Gas Chromatography
  • Analytical Spectroscopy Methods: UV-VIS Absorption & Fluorescence
  • Buffer Preparation and pH measurement
  • Calibration
  • Cannabis Analytics
  • Drug Discovery and Development
  • Elemental Analysis
  • Environmental Sampling
  • FT-IR
  • GC-MS
  • HPLC/UHPLC
  • ICP-MS
  • Ion Chromatography
  • Lab Informatics
  • Lab on a Chip
  • LC/MS
  • Leadership and Supervision Skills for Lab Managers
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Method Development
  • NMR Spectroscopy
  • Polymer Characterization and Analysis
  • Real Time Chemical Analysis
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM)
  • Statistics
  • Technical Writing
  • Titration Methods
  • XRF Spectroscopy
  • and other topics

 

 

 

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