Webinars

Key Considerations for Health Plans for an Effective Approach to Genetic Testing

Author: James, L. Patrick, MD, Lacbawan, Felicitas, MD, FCAP, FACM, Ybarra, Andrea H., MS, CGC
Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Patrick James, MD, Felicitas Lacbawan, MD, and Andi Ybarra, CGC explore trends in genetic testing and the impact for health plans; considerations related to the... Read more 

Pursuing the Standard of Care in HIV Screening

Author: Kapoor, Hema, MD, D (ABMM), SM
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr Hema Kapoor discusses the importance of early detection and describes the accuracy of assay and guideline recommendations.

At the conclusion of... Read more 

Laboratory Testing Requirements for PrEP Patients

Author: Baxter, John D., MD
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr John Baxter outlines the testing regimen that is required when placing a patient on PrEP.

At the conclusion of this program,... Read more 

Osteoporosis: Overview of Evaluation and Management

Author: Maalouf, Naim, MD
Date: Thursday, June 22, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Maalouf discusses the major risk factors underlying osteoporotic fractures, non-pharmacological approaches to patients with osteoporosis and the major classes of FDA-approved anti-osteoporosis medications. Read more 

Caring for an HIV Patient: Comorbidities and Lab Testing

Author: Sax, Paul E., MD
Date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr Sax explains testing recommendations for patients with varying comorbidities.

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to: 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 

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

Author: Clarke, Nigel J., PhD
Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr Clarke discusses the advantages in assessing Alzheimer’s disease by measurement of amyloid beta 42/40 ratio, describes an improved LC-MS/MS approach for quantitating amyloid beta... Read more 

Assessment and Management of Rapidly Progressive Dementia (RPD)

Author: Geschwind, Michael D., MD, PhD
Date: Monday, June 12, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr Geschwind discusses when to consider a diagnosis, the differential diagnoses, proper evaluation, and reviews the various management strategies for RPD.

At... Read more 

Why the HCV Genotyping Test is Still Needed in the Era of Pan-Genotypic Drugs

Author: Reau, Nancy, MD
Date: Monday, June 12, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr Nancy Reau discusses why genotyping is still needed.

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
-Illustrate... 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