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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Biotinidase biochemical and molecular analyses: Experience at Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute Biochemical Genetics Laboratory

Authors: Sharma R, Salazar D, Buller-Burckle A, Beierle R, Lobo RM, Lacbawan FL, Tanpaiboon P
Event: SIMD (Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders) 2019. Bellevue, WA, April 6-9, 2019

Specialties: Neurology, Women's Health/OB/GYN

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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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A proteomic predictor of lipoprotein function and coronary artery disease: from conception to launch

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Collier, T, Jin, Z
Authors: Timothy S Collier, Zhicheng Jin, Darlene LY Dai, Virginia Chen, Zsuzsanna Hollander, Raymond T Ng, Bruce M McManus, Robert Balshaw, Sophia Apostolidou, Marc S Penn, Cory Bystrom
Event: MSACL-US 2019: 11th Annual Conference and Exhibits of the Association for Mass Spectrometry: Applications to the Clinical Laboratory. Palm Springs, CA, March 31-April 4, 2019

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Disclaimer: One or more of the authors of this publication were employed at the time by Cleveland HeartLab, a subsidiary of Quest Diagnostics.

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Measuring trends in hepatitis C testing with commercial laboratory data

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Kaufman, HW
Authors: Canary L, Thompson WW, Nelson NP, Kaufman H
Event: ISDS 2019: International Society for Disease Surveillance - Annual Conference. San Diego, CA, January 29 - February 1, 2019

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Laboratory

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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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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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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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