3rd Annual Winter Update

The 3rd Annual Winter Update in Clinical and Laboratory Medicine: Clinical Chemistry, Immunology, Microbiology, and Molecular Medicine

March 1–5, 2010 : Park City Marriott : Park City, UT

Schedule

Sunday, February 28, 2010
6:00-8:00 p.m. In-person registration – (adjacent to lobby)
Monday, March 1, 2010
6:45-7:00 a.m. Breakfast Buffet and Discussions with Faculty
7:00 a.m. (HRH) Multianalyte Testing
Harry R. Hill, MD
7:40 a.m. Defects in Innate Immunity
Steven M. Holland, MD
8:20 a.m. High Sensitivity Troponin Testing
Robert H. Christenson, PhD
9:00-9:30 a.m. Panel Discussion
Morning Faculty
BREAK  
4:30 p.m. (WLR) Techniques in Molecular Medicine
Elaine Lyon, PhD
5:10 p.m. Evidence-Based Medicine
Robert H. Christenson, PhD
5:50 p.m. High Resolution DNA Melting Analysis
Carl T. Wittwer, MD, PhD
6:30-7:00 p.m. Discussions/Questions/Answers
Afternoon Faculty
7:15-9:30 p.m. Dinner Buffet & Presentation
Tuesday, March 2, 2010
6:45-7:00 a.m. Breakfast Buffet and Discussions with Faculty
7:00 a.m. (HRH) Renal Function and Cardiovascular Risk
William L. Roberts, MD, PhD
7:40 a.m. Susceptibility to Mycobacterial Infections
Steven M. Holland, MD
8:20 a.m. New Technologies for Bacterial Identification
Mark A. Fisher, PhD, MS
9:00-9:30 a.m. Panel Discussion
Morning Faculty
BREAK  
4:30 p.m. (EL) Regulatory Environment for Molecular Testing
Andrea Ferreira-Gonzalez, PhD
5:10 p.m. Male Hypogonadism of Aging
A. Wayne Meikle, MD
5:50 p.m. Lamins and Aging
Jeffrey J. Swensen, PhD
6:30 p.m. Laboratory Evaluation of Trophoblastic Hyperplasia and Hydropic Villi
Katherine Geiersbach, MD, FCAP
7:15-7:30 p.m. Discussions/Questions/Answers
Afternoon Faculty
Wednesday, March 3, 2010
6:45-7:00 a.m. Breakfast Buffet and Discussions with Faculty
7:00 a.m. (EL) Rapid Molecular Diagnosis of Job Syndrome
Harry R. Hill, MD
7:40 a.m. K-ras Mutations
Andrea Ferreira-Gonzalez, PhD
8:20 a.m. Serum Free Light Chain Testing
Julio C. Delgado, MD, MS
9:00-9:30 a.m. Panel Discussion
Morning Faculty
BREAK  
4:30 p.m. (WLR) Fragile X Screening
Elaine Lyon, PhD
5:10 p.m. X-Linked Mental Retardation
Pinar Bayrak-Toydemir, MD, PhD
5:50 p.m. Molecular Respiratory Testing in the Setting of Pandemic Atypical Influenza
David R. Hillyard, MD
6:30-7:00 p.m. Discussions/Questions/Answers
Afternoon Faculty
Thursday, March 4, 2010
6:45-7:00 a.m. Breakfast Buffet and Discussions with Faculty
7:00 a.m. (HRH) Maternal Serum Screening
Edward R. Ashwood, MD
7:40 a.m. The Many Faces of Aspergillosis
Louis A. Rosati, MD
8:20 a.m. Laboratory Diagnosis and Monitoring of Diabetes Mellitus
William L. Roberts, MD, PhD
9:00-9:30 a.m. Panel Discussion
Morning Faculty
BREAK  
4:30 p.m. (WLR) HLA in Medicine
Peter E. Jensen, MD
5:10 p.m. Maternal Metabolic Disorders Identified through Newborn Screening
Marzia Pasquali, PhD, FACMG
5:50 p.m. Cancer Screening: Clinical Effectiveness Considerations
Brian Jackson, MD, MS
6:30 Detecting Drug Exposure in Neonates and Young Children
Gwendolyn A. McMillin, PhD, DABCC
7:15-7:30 p.m. Discussions/Questions/Answers
Afternoon Faculty
Friday, March 5, 2010
6:45-7:00 a.m. Breakfast Buffet and Discussions with Faculty
7:00 a.m. (EL) Quantiferon TB and TB Antibody Testing
Christine M. Litwin, MD
7:40 a.m. Clinical Spectrum of Neurofibromatosis Type I and Impact of Genetic Testing
Rong Mao, MD
8:20 a.m. Avoiding Pitfalls of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Testing
David G. Grenache, PhD
9:00 a.m. PorphyriasElizabeth L. Frank, PhD
9:40-10:00 a.m. Panel Discussion
Morning Faculty
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