Zika virus and other mosquito-borne infections in 2016

Author: Leake, John A.D., MD, MPH
Date: Tuesday, May 03, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. John Leake discusses the epidemiology of Zika virus, including co-circulating viruses transmitted by Aedes aegypti mosquito, the clinical features of Zika virus and special... Read more 

Big laboratory data analytics

Author: Kaufman, Harvey W., MD, MBA, FCAP
Date: Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Attendees learn the description of big data, how laboratories have used data analytics to improve quality and create public health insights and define the new... Read more 

Latent Tuberculosis Infection – Important Developments in Diagnostic Testing

Author: Islam, Shamim, MD
Date: Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Shamim Islam discusses latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI), Interferon Gamma Release Assay (IGRA) blood test and tuberculin skin test (TST).
At the conclusion of... Read more 

Overview of 9p21 Genotype and Patient Case Study

Author: Roberts, Robert, MD, LLD (Hon)
Date: Sunday, March 27, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Roberts discusses the 9p21 genotype as a risk factor for coronary heart disease. Participants will also learn how to select patients for 9p21 genotype... Read more 

Standardized DNA Variant Scoring System for Pathogenicity Assessments: Application in a Diagnostic Lab Setting

Author: Hoffman, Carol, PhD, MS, LCGC, Karbassi, Izabela, Ph.D.
Date: Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Izabela Karbassi, PhD and Carol Hoffman, MS, LGC discuss information on standardized DNA variant scoring system as it applies to pathogenicity assessments in the lab... Read more 

Advanced Insights into Residual Cardiovascular Risk

Author: Molina, Cesar, MD
Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Category: Webinar, Videos
Description: Dr. Cesar Molina discusses residual risk and the need to reclassify patients with existing cardiovascular disease; discuss why cardiovascular disease exists despite managing patients to... Read more 

Evaluation and Management of HIV/HCV Coinfection

Author: Sax, Paul E., MD
Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Sax describes the current epidemiology and medical importance of HIV/HCV coinfection, how to initiate an appropriate baseline evaluation for patients with HIV/HCV coinfection, and... Read more 

Laboratory Testing in the Diagnosis and Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)

Author: Bergman, Martin J., MD
Date: Friday, January 22, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Martin J. Bergman, MD discusses the seriousness of a diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis for patients who are afflicted and the appropriate use and limitations of laboratory testing... Read more 

ANA – The Misunderstood Lab Test

Author: Bergman, Martin J., MD
Date: Thursday, January 21, 2016
Category: Videos
Description: Dr. Martin Bergman discusses the primary screen and testing for autoimmune diseases: "ANA- The Misunderstood Lab Test" Read more 

Utility and Limitations of Genetic Testing for Spinocerebellar Ataxia

Author: Ashizawa, Tetsuo, MD
Date: Thursday, January 14, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Ashizawa discusses genetic testing for Spinocerebellar Ataxia

At the conclusion of this program, participants will learn:
• When and what... Read more