Webinars by Medical Specialty - Genetics

Approach and Molecular Diagnosis of Epileptic Encephalopathies

Author: Guerrero, Rubén Bonilla, MD, FACMG, FACB, CGMBS
Date: Monday, January 01, 2018
Category: Webinar
Description: This educational webinar is presented in Spanish.

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
• Review the... Read more 

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Exon Skipping and PMO technology

Author: O'Rourke, Erin, MS, CGC
Date: Wednesday, December 06, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Ms. O’Rourke reviews molecular basis of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD), describes exon skipping and Phosphorodiamidate Morpholino Oligomer (PMO) technology, and discusses DMD diagnostic testing: challenges... Read more 

Autoimmune Neurology in the Diagnostic Laboratory

Author: Naides, Stanley J., MD., FACP, FACR
Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr. Naides discusses the role of autoantibodies in autoimmune neurological diseases, describes the methods used to detect autoantibodies in autoimmune neurological diseases and explains the... Read more 

Modernizing the LDL-C Calculation to Improve Patient Care

Author: Martin, Seth, MD
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Martin will explain the limitations of Friedewald-estimated LDL cholesterol and identify patients in whom it is less accurate, and to be able to recognize... Read more 

New Guidelines and Offerings for Expanded Carrier Screening

Author: Gray, Kathryn J., MD, PhD
Date: Monday, September 11, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr. Kathryn Gray discusses traditional carrier screening and expanded carrier screening and describes the recommendations for expanded carrier screening.

At the conclusion... Read more 

QHerit™ Overview

Author: Blazejewski, Lisa , MS, CGC
Date: Thursday, September 07, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Quest Diagnostics Genetic Counselor Lisa Blazejewski, MS, CGC, presents an overview on the QHerit™ expanded carrier screening panel. Read more 

Comprehensive Screening for Clearer Insight: QNatal® Advanced

Author: Anguiano, Arturo, MD
Date: Tuesday, August 08, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: This educational webinar is presented in Spanish. Quest Diagnostics Arturo Anguiano, MD, delivers this educational webinar for the benefit of those in Spanish speaking markets.... Read more 

Assessment of LDL-C in the Modern Era: Using a More Accurate LDL-C Estimate to Inform Personalized Clinical Decision-Making

Author: Martin, Seth, MD
Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr Martin explains the limitations of Friedewald-estimated LDL cholesterol; identifies patients in whom it is less accurate and how to recognize a more accurate, validated... Read more 

Watson Genomics from Quest Core: A Focused Approach to Solid Tumor Profiling

Author: Pai, Aditya, MSc MSc, MS, MBA, CGC (ABGC), Racke, Frederick K., MD, PhD.
Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr Fred Racke and Aditya Pai discuss the evolution of solid tumor testing, the clinical utility of solid tumor profiling and also describe Watson Genomics... Read more 

Insights into the Importance of Genetic Testing in Epilepsy

Author: Smith, Lacey, MS, CGC
Date: Monday, June 12, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Lacy Smith, genetic counselor with Boston Children’s Hospital’s Epilepsy Genetics Program and Athena Diagnostics’ genetic counselor Susan Hahn describes the etiology of epilepsy, and the... Read more