Webinars by Medical Specialty - Pathology, Laboratory Medicine

Laboratory Diagnosis of Autoimmune Encephalitis

Author: Naides, Stanley J., MD., FACP, FACR
Date: Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Naides describes the laboratory approach to identify autoantibodies that cause autoimmune encephalitis and explains the mechanisms by which select autoantibodies cause autoimmune encephalitis. Read more 

Diagnostic Biomarkers in Alzheimer’s Disease

Author: Acosta, Lealani Mae, MD, MPH
Date: Sunday, August 12, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Acosta describes the clinical diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), discusses pathological changes and outlines the currently available AD biomarkers.

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Heart Failure: A Guide to Patient Management in the Primary Care Setting

Author: McCullough, Peter A., MD, MPH
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr McCullough describes risk factors for heart failure, reviews the American Heart Association stages of heart failure, reviews cases where the risk of heart failure... Read more 

Biomarkers for the Prognosis and Management of Heart Failure

Author: McCullough, Peter A., MD, MPH
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr McCullough discusses the utility of heart failure biomarkers and how to apply test results in management strategies.

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The Importance of Anti-Drug Antibodies in Patients Receiving Biologic Therapies

Author: Epstein, Alan, MD
Date: Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Category: Videos
Description: Dr. Epstein discusses immunogenicity, talks about neutralizing and non-neutralizing antibodies, shares immunogenicity assays and how they are performed, discusses how assays fit into clinical practices,... Read more 

Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Understanding the Most Underdiagnosed Genetic Condition

Author: Jacoby, Douglas S., MD
Date: Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Jacoby describes why the diagnosis of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is important, how to screen for and diagnose FH, and recognize how to lower cardiac... Read more 

Genetic Testing of Cognitive Disorders

Author: Swerdlow, Russel H., MD
Date: Sunday, May 06, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr Swerdlow describes when genetic testing of cognitive disorders may be indicated, explains when genetic testing of cognitive disorders may be diagnostically helpful as well... 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 

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