Conference Presentations by Medical Specialty - Infectious Disease

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

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The Worsening Epidemic Within the COVID-19 Pandemic

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Gudin, J, Kaufman, HW, Niles, JK, Radcliff , J
Authors: Gudin J, Niles JK, Radcliff J, Kaufman HW
Event: AAPM 2021: American Academy of Pain Medicine, 36th Annual Meeting. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], April 23 - 25, 2021

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease, Prescription Drug Monitoring, Toxicology/Pain Management

Drug Misuse: The Worsening Epidemic Within the Pandemic

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Gudin, J, Kaufman, HW, Niles, JK, Radcliff , J
Authors: Gudin J, Niles JK, Radcliff J, Kaufman HW
Event: 2021: Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], April 5 - 8, 2021

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Prescription Drug Monitoring, Toxicology/Pain Management

Analytical validation of a SARS-CoV-2 whole genome sequencing method by amplicon-based NGS

Authors: Rosenthal SH, Kagan RH, Gerasimova A, Liu Y, Hua M, Anderson B, Catanese J, Lacbawan F, Owen R
Event: 2020 Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP2020) Annual Meeting & Expo. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], November 16 - 20, 2020

Specialties: COVID-19, Genetics, Infectious Disease

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A method to improve genetic diagnostic yield among patients suspected to have primary immunodeficiency

Authors: Davies C, Kokkonen P, Niskakoski A, Saarinen I, Sistonen J, Junnila H, Kere AK, Andreeskaya M, Muona M, Djupsjöbacka J, Koskinen L, Duzkale H, Jacher J, Myllykangas S, Koskenvuo J, Alastalo T-P
Event: CAGC ACCG 2020: Canadian Association of Genetic Councellors Annual Education Conference. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], October 21 - 23, 2020

Specialties: Genetics, Infectious Disease

Lower indeterminate rates using single lithium-heparin tube blood collection for the QuantiFERON®-TB Gold Plus (QFT®-Plus) test

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Bi , C, Clark, R, Kapoor, H, Kroll, MH, Meyer, W, Salm, AE
Authors: Clark RB, Master R, Kapoor H, Kroll MH, Bi C, Salm AE, Meyer WA III
Event: IDWeek 2020. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], October 21 - 25, 2020

Specialties: Infectious Disease

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Increasing odds of resistance for subsequent urinary E. coli isolates

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Kapoor, H, Salm, AE
Authors: Frisbie L, Weissman S, Kapoor H, D’Angeli M, Salm A, Rabinowitz P
Event: IDWeek 2020. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], October 21 - 25, 2020

Specialties: Infectious Disease

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Plazomicin Susceptibility Testing using ETEST® MIC for Enterobacterales

Authors: Ying Y, Armstrong T, Blanchard L, Denys G, Kresken M, Pompilio M, Zambardi G
Event: IDWeek 2020. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], October 21 - 25, 2020

Specialties: Infectious Disease

STI Testing Beyond Chlamydia trachomatis & Neisseria gonorrhea: Mycoplasma genitalium & Trichomonas vaginalis Trends Data From a US Commercial Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Kagan, R, Marlowe, M
Event: CDC STD Prevention Conference 2020. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], September 14-24, 2020

Specialties: Infectious Disease

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The Crisis Within the Crisis: Fentanyl Abuse and COVID-19

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Gudin, J, Kaufman, HW, Niles, JK, Radcliff , J
Authors: Gudin J, Niles J, Radcliff J, Kaufman H
Event: PAINWeek 2019. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], September 8-12, 2020

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease, Toxicology/Pain Management

Mycoplasma genitalium Trends among Men and Women in a National Reference Laboratory Database

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Kagan, R, Marlowe, M
Authors: Marlowe E, Kagan R
Event: ASM MIcrobe 2020: American Society for Microbiology. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], June 18 - July 30

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

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