Webinars by Medical Specialty - Pediatrics

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 

Limb-girdle Muscular Dystrophy: A Clinical Review and Test Utilization Guide

Author: Liaquat, Khalida, MS, LCGC
Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Ms. Liaquat cites key clinical features and inheritance patterns of Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, describes the molecular and clinical complexity of this disease group and discusses current... Read more 

Commitment to Children: Eliminating Lead Exposure

Author: McClure, F. Leland, MSci, PhD, F-ABFT
Date: Thursday, September 22, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. McClure describes the sources and toxicology of lead poisoning, a recent report on elevated pediatric blood lead levels, blood lead test methods, interpreting blood... 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 

Personalized Medicine — Neurology

Author: Higgins, Joseph J., MD., FAAN
Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Category: Webinar
Description: Joseph Higgins, MD, Quest Diagnostics medical director for neurology discusses the impact of personalized medicine on neurology. Read more 

Diagnosis of Genetic Muscle Disease in 2015: “A Panel More Likely Will Yield a Diagnosis”

Author: Wicklund, Matthew P., MD
Date: Friday, May 29, 2015
Category: CE Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Wicklund explains to participants the diagnostic options available to clinicians, identifies the strengths and weaknesses of different testing strategies and helps them to understand... Read more