Webinars by Category - Webinar

Hearing Loss in a Genetic World

Author: Krasner, Meagan, MS, LCGC
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Ms. Krasner discusses the genetic heterogeneity of hearing loss, when to consider genetic testing for hearing loss and what type of testing, and also describes... Read more 

Approach and Molecular Diagnosis of Epileptic Encephalopathies

Author: Guerrero, Rubén Bonilla, MD, FACMG, FACB, CGMBS
Date: Monday, January 01, 2018
Category: Webinar
Description: This educational webinar is presented in Spanish.

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
• Review the... Read more 

Hyperthyroidism: The American Thyroid Association Guidelines

Author: Ross, Douglas S., MD
Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Ross discusses the new paradigms for establishing the etiology of thyrotoxicosis and describes the utility of TRAb (thyrotropin receptor antibody) measurements during anti-thyroid drug... Read more 

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Exon Skipping and PMO technology

Author: O'Rourke, Erin, MS, CGC
Date: Wednesday, December 06, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Ms. O’Rourke reviews molecular basis of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD), describes exon skipping and Phosphorodiamidate Morpholino Oligomer (PMO) technology, and discusses DMD diagnostic testing: challenges... Read more 

Pursuing the Standard of Care in HIV Screening

Author: Kapoor, Hema, MD, D (ABMM), SM
Date: Friday, December 01, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: In recognition of World Aids Day, Dr. Hema Kapoor discusses the importance of early detection and describes the accuracy of assay and guideline recommendations. Read more 

Alzheimer’s Disease: The Role of Amyloid Beta 42/40 in Risk Assessment

Author: Clarke, Nigel J., PhD
Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Clarke discusses new innovations in AD biomarker-assay development and utilization, driven by the use of tandem mass spectrometry in lieu of previously used ELISA... Read more 

Autoimmune Neurology in the Diagnostic Laboratory

Author: Naides, Stanley J., MD., FACP, FACR
Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr. Naides discusses the role of autoantibodies in autoimmune neurological diseases, describes the methods used to detect autoantibodies in autoimmune neurological diseases and explains the... Read more 

Modernizing the LDL-C Calculation to Improve Patient Care

Author: Martin, Seth, MD
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Martin will explain the limitations of Friedewald-estimated LDL cholesterol and identify patients in whom it is less accurate, and to be able to recognize... Read more 

New Guidelines and Offerings for Expanded Carrier Screening

Author: Gray, Kathryn J., MD, PhD
Date: Monday, September 11, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr. Kathryn Gray discusses traditional carrier screening and expanded carrier screening and describes the recommendations for expanded carrier screening.

At the conclusion... Read more 

QHerit™ Overview

Author: Blazejewski, Lisa , MS, CGC
Date: Thursday, September 07, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Quest Diagnostics Genetic Counselor Lisa Blazejewski, MS, CGC, presents an overview on the QHerit™ expanded carrier screening panel. Read more