Organizing a Training Workshop on the LC-MS/MS Device Operation
The BioSciences Unit (NBU) at An-Najah National University organized a training workshop on the LC-MS/MS device operation and hosted Dr. Jan Bohuslavek, Specialist in mass spectrometry analysis at Waters Corporation and Mr. Mohammad Yamin Jetawi from the International Pharmaceutical Research Center (IPRC) in Jordan.
The workshop was over two days from February 26 – February 28, 2019 and took place at the BioSciences Unit's Bio-Analytical Laboratories in the New Campus. It focused on training a number of the NBU's staff on the LC-MS/MS device.
Dr. Amjad Hussein, Director of Analysis, Poison Control & Calibration Center at the University welcomed the guests and thanked them for their participation. He then mentioned that this workshop will contribute to skills development and knowledge improvement of the NBU's staff as part of An-Najah BioSciences Unit's strategic plan, which is to develop its staff skills and improve their analytical efficiency and productivity in the use of advanced analytical devices.
Dr. Bohuslavek gave a presentation on the principle of LC-MS/MS Assay and the standards required to use it efficiently and effectively. He then trained Mr. Abd Allateef Mayyaleh and Mr. Ibrahim Al Asmar, Analysts from the analytical laboratories at An-Najh's NBU.
During the training course, Mr. Jitawi provided overall direction and guidance on validation of analytical methods and procedures related to the LC-MS/MS device operation
The training workshop was also attended by Dr. Wafa’a Menawi and Ms. Yaqeen Halawa from the Quality Assurance (QA) Department, and Ms. Lubna Al-Sharif from the Data Management and Medical Writing Department (DMMW).