Service core facilities that serve a broad audience are increasingly important to a successful academic biomedical enterprise. They are dependent on advanced technological approaches that need to be paired with skilled and experienced operators to acquire reliable and authentic data in a stable environment. This curriculum is designed to cover major issues that confront the management of these facilities.
Faculty and staff involved in the planning and/or operation of IDeA-supported biomedical service cores. Principal Investigators and institutional leaders in charge of core facility services are also invited to gain a better understanding of the issues surrounding the development and sustainability of service cores.