Laboratory Diagnosis of Paraneoplastic Autoantibody Syndromes

Author: Naides, Stanley J., MD., FACP, FACR
Date: Monday, August 08, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Naides describes the underlying mechanisms that can give rise to neuronal specific autoantibodies and the methodologies employed to detect them as well as explain... Read more 

Integrating Precision Medicine into the Oncology Practice

Author: Racke, Frederick K., MD, PhD.
Date: Friday, August 05, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Racke explains the evolution of cancer therapy towards more targeted approaches, illustrates how a patient’s genetic makeup can influence cancer treatment strategies and outcomes,... Read more 

Screening and Treatment of Vitamin D Deficiency: Approach, Strategy and Future Directions

Author: Tangpricha, Vin, MD, PhD
Date: Friday, July 22, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Tangpricha discusses the vitamin D metabolites best used to assess vitamin D status, treatment and prevention strategies to correct vitamin D deficiency, and the... Read more 

Mass Spectrometry in the Endocrinology Diagnostic Laboratory

Author: McPhaul, Michael J., MD
Date: Monday, June 27, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. McPhaul describes the methodology surrounding the measurement of analytes using liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry to perform diagnostic measurements, explains the benefits of such... Read more 

Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy (FSHD) Clinical Overview and Testing Methodologies

Author: Boyar, Fatih , MD, Dodge, Whitney, LCGC
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Whitney Dodge, LCGC, Genetic Counselor explains the clinical signs and symptoms of FSHD and discusses the differences between Southern blot and molecular combing testing methodologies.... Read more 

Procalcitonin: Its role in sepsis and bacterial infection

Author: Kapoor, Hema, MD, D (ABMM), SM
Date: Monday, June 06, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Kapoor discusses sepsis and its impact on healthcare. She provides an overview of procalcitonin testing and its clinical utility in the diagnosis and for... Read more