This intensive, interactive, and hands-on workshop – hosted by the Centre of Excellence for Spatial Omics Research in Africa (CESORA) at Africa Health Research Institute – will focus primarily on the theory and practice of spatial biology. It will feature morning lectures and afternoon practical sessions offered by world-leading imaging experts and technical assistants. All participants will acquire fundamental skills in advanced immunohistochemistry, multi-omics technologies and applications, and data analysis.


  • Introduction to spatial biology
  • Fundamentals of immunohistochemistry
  • Multi-Omics technologies and applications
  • The GeoMx Digital Spatial Profiler (DSP) principles and applications
  • Data analysis

Eligibility criteria:

Postgraduate students, postdoctoral researchers, technical staff, and junior scientists whose research interest is in spatial/tissue biology.

Information/documents required:

  • CV
  • Abstract (200-250 words max) highlighting current work
  • Motivation (200-250 words max) highlighting in what way the workshop will contribute towards your professional growth.

Apply here by 14 July 2023.