Introduction to Basic Laboratory Skills and Contract Research Organizations (CROs) Workshop

Entry-level trainings for young scientists

K-State Olathe is partnering with local scientific companies to offer a day-long, entry-level, hands-on trainings for college and graduate students. Attendees will receive a basic overview of lab equipment, protocols and procedures, as well as an opportunity for applied practice — helping them be more industry ready.


Upcoming Workshops

There are currently no workshops scheduled.


Workshop Details

8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
K-State Olathe campus and Partner Site

K-State Olathe portion
22201 W. Innovation Drive, Olathe, KS 66061

  • Overview of clinical diagnostic equipment.
  • Lab exercises
    • Micropipetting
    • Chemical and microbiological analyses
    • Biosafety
Noon Lunch (provided)
12:30 p.m.

Partner site

  • Lab tours
  • Career path discussion
Workshop concludes


The training is $25 per student and covers the cost of materials and lunch.

Contact Us

Professional Development Specialist
Teaching Assistant Professor of Veterinary Medicine
Office Hours
Mon-Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CST