Webinars

From Distraction to Traction: Redefining Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) as a Major Metabolic Disorder

Author: Dunaif, Andrea, MD
Date: Thursday, December 22, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr. Dunaif discusses PCOS as an important, highly prevalent metabolic disorder associated with an increased risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome. She... Read more 

Prenatal Genetic Screening: Simplifying Test Selection in the Age of Expanding Options

Author: Keiles, Steven, MS, LCGC
Date: Thursday, December 22, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Steven Keiles describes next generation sequencing and how it is used for the detection of chromosomal abnormalities and carrier screening, discusses the need to limit... Read more 

CDC Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

Author: Gudin, Jeff, MD
Date: Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Jeff Gudin, a nationally recognized leader in pain management and addiction medicine, discusses the need for opioid prescribing guidelines and when to initiate, continue,... Read more 

Management of Patients with Diabetes and Resistant Hypertension

Author: Fonseca, Vivian, MD
Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Fonseca discusses the relationship between hypertension, diabetes, and related conditions, describes the diagnosis, treatment and management of the disease and explains the appropriate utilization... Read more 

Limb-girdle Muscular Dystrophy: A Clinical Review and Test Utilization Guide

Author: Liaquat, Khalida, MS, LCGC
Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Ms. Liaquat cites key clinical features and inheritance patterns of Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, describes the molecular and clinical complexity of this disease group and discusses current... Read more 

Novel Biomarkers of Lipid and Lipoprotein Metabolism

Author: Mora, Samia, MD, MHS
Date: Thursday, October 27, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Mora describes atherosclerotic cardiovascular events that occur despite low or normal LDL-cholesterol, explains the relevant additional cardiovascular risk information obtained from lipoprotein subfractions measured... Read more 

Atrial Fibrillation: From Mechanism to Treatment

Author: Ellinor, Patrick T., MD, PhD
Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr Ellinor discusses the prevalence and incidence of atrial fibrillation, describes the various risk factors for this condition, and reviews treatment and management options. Read more 

IdentRA™ with14-3-3eta Novel Mechanistic Biomarker for Early RA Diagnosis

Author: Epstein, Alan, MD
Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Alan Epstein, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine lectures on Novel Mechanistic Biomarker 14-3-3eta for Early RA Diagnosis and Now... Read more 

Vitamin D for Bone Health and Beyond

Author: Tangpricha, Vin, MD, PhD
Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Tangpricha discusses potential conditions where vitamin D deficiency is commonly found, explains how to diagnose and treat vitamin D deficiency and review the results... Read more 

Commitment to Children: Eliminating Lead Exposure

Author: McClure, F. Leland, MSci, PhD, F-ABFT
Date: Thursday, September 22, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. McClure describes the sources and toxicology of lead poisoning, a recent report on elevated pediatric blood lead levels, blood lead test methods, interpreting blood... Read more