Conference Presentations with Key Summaries

Below is a listing of recent posters and presentations by Quest Diagnostics medical and scientific staff.

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Genetic Risk Score Associated With Atrial Fibrillation Detected by Insertable Cardiac Monitoring in High-Risk Patients: A REVEAL AF Trial Sub-Study

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Devlin, J
Authors: Verma A, Reiffel JA, Wachter R, Kowey PR, Halperin JL, Gersh BJ, Elkind MSV, Tong CH, Rowland CM, Devlin JJ, Ziegler PD, Iakoubova OA
Event: AHA 2018: American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. Chicago, IL, November 10-14, 2018

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Digital Behavioral Counseling in a Workforce Setting Reduces 8-year Risk of Developing Type 2 Diabetes

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Birse, CE, Fragala, M, Lagier, R
Authors: Charles E Birse, Maren S Fragala, Anita Satish, Kelsey McNamara, Cynthia M Castro Sweet, Robert J Lagier
Event: 2019 ADA: American Diabetes Association 79th Scientific Sessions. San Francisco, CA, June 7-11, 2019

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Analytical validation of a 47-gene NGS panel for molecular profiling of myeloid neoplasms

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Catanese, J, Chen, R, Chong, HK, Elzinga, C, Gerasimova, A, Grupe, A, Lacbawan, F, Li, H, Nguyen, Q, Owen, R, Qu, K, Racke, FK, Rosenthal, SH, Smolgovsky, A, Wolfson, D
Authors: Rosenthal SH, Gerasimova A, Li H-R, Qu K, Acab AJ, Chong HK, Zhang X, Nguyen Q, Smolgovsky A, Wolfson D, Chen R, Grupe A, Elzinga C, Owen R, Catanese J, Racke F, and Lacbawan F
Event: ASCO 2019: Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Chicago, IL, May 31-June 4, 2019

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

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Screening for Chronic Kidney Disease and Connection to Care in a Workplace Wellness Setting: A Cost Effectiveness Analysis

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Devlin, J, Li, Y
Authors: Li Y and Devlin JJ
Event: ISPOR 2019: Improving Healthcare Decisions. New Orleans, LA, May 18-22, 2019

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Gastroenterology

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A lost decade: No Meaningful Changes in Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol in the United States, 2008-2017: Insights from a National Reference Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Kaufman, HW
Authors: Kaufman H, Schurr K., Underberg J.
Event: NLA 2019: National Lipid Association Scientific Sessions. Miami, FL, May 16-19, 2019

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Lipidology

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Workplace program that offers annual fecal immunochemical testing improves adherence to colorectal cancer screening guidelines

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Bare, L, Birse, CE, Fragala, M, Satish, A, Tong, CH
Authors: Carmen H. Tong, Anita Satish, Maren S. Fragala, Lance A. Bare, and Charles E. Birse
Event: AACR 2019: American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2019. Atlanta, GA, March 29 - April 3, 2019

Specialties: General Health and Wellness, Oncology

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Employee Wellness Program Can Identify Those Who May Benefit from Cholesterol Reduction Efforts

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Devlin, J, McPhaul, MJ, Shiffman, D
Authors: Devlin J, McPhaul M, Louie J, Shiffman D
Event: AHA 2018: American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. Chicago, IL, November 10-14, 2018

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Changing National and Regional Prevalence of Hepatitis B Virus Infection (HBV) among Reproductive-Aged Women and Children in the U.S., 2011-2017

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Chen, Z, Kaufman, HW
Authors: Kushner T, Chen Z, Tressler S, Kaufman H, Jones-López EC, Feinberg J, Terrault N
Event: AASLD 2018: American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases. San Francisco, CA, November 9-13, 2018

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pediatrics, Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Correlation of Quantitative Hepatitis B surface antigen (qHBsAg) with Hepatitis B virus (HBV) DNA levels as an indicator of viral clearance

Authors: Lapé Nixon ML,, Kagan RM, Schwab DA,, Pesano RL,, Baumann RE., Batterman HJ.
Event: ACG 2018: American College of Gastroenterology. Philadelphia, PA, October 5-10, 2018

Specialties: Gastroenterology, Infectious Disease

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Concurrent Use of Opioid and Benzodiazepine:What the Prescription Drug Monitoring Database Does Not Tell You

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Gudin, J, Kaufman, HW, McClure, FL, Niles, JK
Authors: Gudin F, McClure FL, Niles JK, Kaufman HW
Event: PAINWeek 2018. Las Vegas, NV, September 4-8, 2018

Specialties: Toxicology/Pain Management

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