Webinars

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

Author: James, L. Patrick, MD, Lacbawan, Felicitas, MD, FCAP, FACM, Ybarra, Andi, 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 SM, D(ABMM)
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 

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 

Use of FibroTest® (Noninvasive) to Assess Liver Fibrosis in Place of Biopsy

Author: Alam, Imtiaz, MD
Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr Alam explains why noninvasive tests are an alternative to liver biopsy. Read more