Webinars

Mass Spectrometry in the Endocrinology Diagnostic Laboratory

Author: McPhaul, Michael J., MD
Date: Monday, June 27, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. McPhaul describes the methodology surrounding the measurement of analytes using liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry to perform diagnostic measurements, explains the benefits of such... Read more 

Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy (FSHD) Clinical Overview and Testing Methodologies

Author: Boyar, Fatih , MD, Dodge, Whitney, LCGC
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Whitney Dodge, LCGC, Genetic Counselor explains the clinical signs and symptoms of FSHD and discusses the differences between Southern blot and molecular combing testing methodologies.... Read more 

Procalcitonin: Its role in sepsis and bacterial infection

Author: Kapoor, Hema, MD, D (ABMM), SM
Date: Monday, June 06, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Kapoor discusses sepsis and its impact on healthcare. She provides an overview of procalcitonin testing and its clinical utility in the diagnosis and for... Read more 

HCV Resistance – Where are we today?

Author: Gish, Robert, MD
Date: Sunday, May 15, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Robert G. Gish discusses HCV Resistance.

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
• Discuss how... Read more 

The Importance of Screening for Hepatitis C (HCV)

Author: Pearlman, Brian L., MD, FAC, AAHIVS
Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr. Brian Pearlman presents: “The Importance of Screening for Hepatitis C (HCV)” Read more 

Interpreting opiates drug testing

Author: McClure, F. Leland, MSci, PhD, F-ABFT
Date: Sunday, May 08, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. McClure defines the fundamentals and limitations of presumptive and definitive drug testing methods, discusses prescription and illicit opioid drug metabolism and reviews interpretation of... Read more 

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