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Aamir Ali, M., MD

Publication: Use of an acetyl derivative to improve GC-MS determination of norbuprenorphine in the presence of high concentrations of buprenorphine in the urine


Acosta, Lealani Mae, MD, MPH

Presentation: Diagnostic Biomarkers in Alzheimer’s Disease


Alam, Imtiaz, MD

Presentation: Use of FibroTest<sup>®</sup> (Noninvasive) to Assess Liver Fibrosis in Place of Biopsy


Ali, M. Aamir, MD

Expert Insight: Proton-pump Inhibitors - A Strategy For Reducing Inappropriate Use


Arent, Shawn M., PhD, CSCS*D, FISSN, FACSM

Presentation: Optimizing for High-Level Performance


Argoff, Charles E., MD

Expert Insight: Managing Chronic Pain - A Structured Approach for More Effective Patient Care


Bacon, Bruce R., MD

Expert Insight: Hepatitis C: How Broad Screening and New Therapies Can Transform the Disease Burden


Barnes, Ronnie

Presentation: Blueprint for Athletes: Case Studies from Ronnie Barnes, Sr. VP and Head Athletic Trainer, New York Football Giants


Bass, Nathan M., MD, PhD

Expert Insight: Knowing the score: Identifying patients at high risk of liver fibrosis from Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)


Baum, Seth J., MD, FACC

Expert Insight: Familial Hypercholesterolemia — Managing a Potentially Devastating Disorder


Baxter, John D., MD

Expert Insight: Current Issues and Hot Topics in HIV Treatment & Diagnostics

Presentation: Laboratory Testing Requirements for PrEP Patients


Becker, William J., DO, MPH

Presentation: Hepatitis C: implementing the new guidelines during the pandemic


Blazejewski, Lisa , MS, CGC

Expert Insight: Expanded Carrier Screening: New Guidance on Universal Testing

Presentation: QHerit™ Overview


Bond, Rachel M., MD, FACC

Presentation: Racial Disparities in Women’s Heart Health: A prevention-focused approach


Boone, Jeffrey L., MD

Expert Insight: Aspirin Resistance


Branson, Bernard M., MD

Expert Insight: A New Algorithm for HIV Laboratory Testing


Buller-Burckle, Arlene, PhD

Publication: Development and Validation of a 34-Gene Inherited Cancer Predisposition Panel Using Next-Generation Sequencing


Cardin, Virginia A., Dr.P.H.

Expert Insight: Meeting an Increased Demand for Laboratory Services as Healthcare Evolves


Caulfield, Michael P., PhD

Publication: Comparison of nonfasting and fasting lipoprotein subfractions and size in 15,397 apparently healthy individuals: An analysis from the VITamin D and OmegA-3 TriaL.

Publication: Performance of Plasma Biomarkers and Diagnostic Panels for Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis and Advanced Fibrosis in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes.

Publication: Detection of Insulin-Like Growth Factor 1 Variants by Mass Spectrometry: Results from a Clinical Reference Laboratory.

Publication: Group IIA Secretory Phospholipase A2, Vascular Inflammation, and Incident Cardiovascular Disease.

Publication: Association of cardiovascular events and lipoprotein particle size: Development of a risk score based on functional data analysis.

Publication: Performance of the SteatoTest, ActiTest, NashTest and FibroTest in a multiethnic cohort of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Publication: Comparability of Lipoprotein Particle Number Concentrations Across ES-DMA, NMR, LC-MS/MS, Immunonephelometry, and VAP: In Search of a Candidate Reference Measurement Procedure for apoB and non-HDL-P Standardization.

Publication: Sex Differences in Omega-3 and -6 Fatty Acids and Health Status Among Young Adults With Acute Myocardial Infarction: Results From the VIRGO Study.

Publication: Use of a Metabolomic Approach to Non-invasively Diagnose Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.

Publication: The relationship between IGF-I and -II concentrations and body composition at birth and over the first 2 months.

Publication: LDL subfractions are associated with incident cardiovascular disease in the Malmö Prevention Project Study.

Publication: Sex Differences in Lipid Profiles and Treatment Utilization Among Young Adults With Acute Myocardial Infarction: Results from the VIRGO Study

Publication: Use of low density lipoprotein particle number levels as an aid in statin treatment decisions for intermediate risk patients: a cost-effectiveness analysis

Publication: Atherogenic Lipoprotein Subfractions Determined by Ion Mobility and First Cardiovascular Events After Random Allocation to High-Intensity Statin or Placebo: The Justification for the Use of Statins in Prevention: An Intervention Trial Evaluating Rosuvastatin (JUPITER) Trial.

Publication: Low circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations are associated with defects in insulin action and insulin secretion in persons with prediabetes.

Publication: Relationship among 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations, insulin action, and cardiovascular disease risk in patients with essential hypertension.

Publication: Risk profiles for aortic dissection and ruptured or surgically treated aneurysms: a prospective cohort study.

Publication: Relationship between insulin resistance and amino acids in women and men.

Publication: Low-Density Lipoprotein Particle Number Is Associated With Cardiovascular Events Among Those Not Classified Into Statin Benefit Groups.

Publication: The Measurement of 3-Epimer 25-Hydroxyvitamin D by Mass Spectrometry in Clinical Specimens Detects Inconsequential Levels in Adult Subjects


Chen, Z

Publication: Insights from Patterns of SARS-CoV-2 Immunoglobulin G Serology Test Results from a National Clinical Laboratory, United States, March-July 2020

Publication: Changes in the Number of US Patients With Newly Identified Cancer Before and During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic

Publication: Contributions of Liquid-Based (Papanicolaou) Cytology and Human Papillomavirus Testing in Cotesting for Detection of Cervical Cancer and Precancer in the United States

Publication: Laboratory Blood-Based Testing for Non-Lyme Disease Tick-Borne Infections at a National Reference Laboratory.

Publication: Trends in Hepatitis B Infection and Immunity among Women of Childbearing Age in the United States.

Publication: Laboratory Blood-Based Testing for Lyme Disease at a National Reference Laboratory

Publication: Inflammation, Active Fibroplasia, and End-stage Fibrosis in 172 Biliary Atresia Remnants Correlate Poorly With Age at Kasai Portoenterostomy, Visceral Heterotaxy, and Outcome.

Publication: Hepatic Hilar Lymph Node Reactivity at Kasai Portoenterostomy for Biliary Atresia: Correlations With Age, Outcome, and Histology of Proximal Biliary Remnant.

Publication: Vitamin D Status and Supplementation in Employer-Sponsored Wellness Program

Publication: Trends in Laboratory Rotavirus Detection: 2003 to 2014.

Publication: Atherogenic Lipoprotein Subfractions Determined by Ion Mobility and First Cardiovascular Events After Random Allocation to High-Intensity Statin or Placebo: The Justification for the Use of Statins in Prevention: An Intervention Trial Evaluating Rosuvastatin (JUPITER) Trial.

Publication: Surge in newly identified diabetes among medicaid patients in 2014 within medicaid expansion States under the affordable care act.


Chou, Peter P., PhD, D(ABCC)

Expert Insight: Hepatitis — Diagnostic Advances Help Guide New Therapies


Clarke, Nigel J., PhD

Expert Insight: Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Assessment: Quantitation of Amyloid Beta 40 and 42

Expert Insight: Vitamin D Testing — Increasing Accuracy, Improving Patient Management

Expert Insight: Testosterone Measurement — Standardizing Testing to Increase Accuracy

Presentation: Alzheimer’s Disease: The Role of Amyloid Beta 42/40 in Risk Assessment

Presentation: Breakthroughs in Alzheimer’s Disease Assessment: Quantitation of CSF Beta Amyloid 40 & 42

Publication: Evolution of Specimen Self-Collection in the COVID-19 Era: Implications for Population Health Management of Infectious Disease

Publication: Performance of unobserved self-collected nasal swabs for detection of SARS-CoV-2 by RT-PCR utilizing a remote specimen collection strategy.

Publication: Pooling of Upper Respiratory Specimens Using a SARS-CoV-2 Real Time RT-PCR Assay Authorized for Emergency Use in Low Prevalence Populations for High-Throughput Testing

Publication: Sample Multiplexing: Increased Throughput for Quantification of Total Testosterone in Serum by Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Publication: Detection of SARS-CoV-2 IgG Targeting Nucleocapsid or Spike Protein by Four High Throughput Immunoassays Authorized for Emergency Use

Publication: Electrokinetic Mixing for Improving the Kinetics of an HbA1c Immunoassay.

Publication: High-Throughput Mass Spectrometry Assay for Quantifying β-Amyloid 40 and 42 in Cerebrospinal Fluid.

Publication: Measurement of Cortisol and Testosterone in Athletes: Accuracy of Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry Assays for Cortisol and Testosterone Measurement in Whole-Blood Microspecimens.

Publication: Total and free cortisol levels during 1 μg, 25 μg, and 250 μg cosyntropin stimulation tests compared to insulin tolerance test: results of a randomized, prospective, pilot study.

Publication: Temporal relationship between vitamin D status and parathyroid hormone in the United States.

Publication: Intrafollicular cortisol levels inversely correlate with cumulus cell lipid content as a possible energy source during oocyte meiotic resumption in women undergoing ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilization.

Publication: Injectable dexamethasone sodium phosphate administered orally? A pharmacokinetic analysis of a common emergency department practice.

Publication: The Measurement of 3-Epimer 25-Hydroxyvitamin D by Mass Spectrometry in Clinical Specimens Detects Inconsequential Levels in Adult Subjects

Publication: Narrow mass extraction of time-of-flight data for quantitative analysis of proteins: determination of insulin-like growth factor-1.

Publication: Mass spectrometry continues its march into the clinical laboratory.


Cohen, Jon R., MD

Publication: Conflicting dermoscopic criteria in a suspicious lesion.

Publication: The health crises of chronic pain and prescription drug misuse.


Connolly, Shannon, MD, FAAFP

Presentation: A Clinical View on Diagnostics Strategies for Sexually Transmitted Infections



Expert Insight: Allergic Disease