MMPC Courses
MMPC will provide the community with up-to-date information on new course availability. This page will be updated periodically with current course information.

Tracers in Metabolic Research
Announcing an NIH/MMPC sponsored course:
8th Annual Course on
Isotope Tracers in Metabolic Research:
Principles and Practice of Kinetic Analysis

November 16-20, 2015
Wyndham Cleveland at PlayhouseSquare, 1260 Euclide Avenue (also where the course takes place)
Cleveland, Ohio

Course Directors: Robert Wolfe, PhD, Owen McGuinness, PhD, and Henri Brunengraber, MD, PhD

ACCOMMODATIONS & INFORMATION To book a room at the discount rate, please call 1(866)270-6768 and mention the identifier: 8th Annual MMPC Course November 16-20, 2015. Rooms must be reserved by October 26, 2015.
Please email Joan Schenkel ( if you are interested in sharing a room with another course participant.
This course is supported by the Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Centers.
A week-long course (with one-on-one mentoring sessions) in the theory and practice of stable and radioactive isotopic tracers for the study of metabolism in human and animal models.
The course brochure and registration form, as well as other information can be found at
Or you may contact Maren Laughlin at

Glucose Clamping The Conscious Mouse
10th Annual Course : Presented by the Vanderbilt-NIDDK Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center (MMPC), Nashville, Tennessee
Glucose Clamping The Conscious Mouse: A Laboratory Course
September 12 – September 16, 2016
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Vanderbilt-NIDDK Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center
Nashville, Tennessee
A week-long course to familiarize participants with methods, protocols and quantitative tools necessary to perform glucose clamps in the conscious mouse.
Registration Closed for 2016
Click Here for more details.