Preliminary Program

DAY ONE | SEPTEMBER 10

 

8:00am - 9:00am

Registration, Exhibits, and Networking Breakfast

9:00am - 9:15am
Welcome and Opening Remarks

Randall T. Hayden, MD
St. Jude Children's Hospital, Memphis, TN

Moderators

Ana Maria Cardenas, PhD, D(ABMM)
Becton Dickinson, Sparks, MD
 

 

Ryan F. Relich, PhD, D(ABMM), MLS(ASCP)SM 
IU Health Pathology Laboratory, Indianapolis, IN

 

9:15am - 9:45am

Session 1: Evolution of Diagnostic Virology

Richard L. Hodinka, PhD
University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville and PRISMA Health System, Greenville, SC


9:45am - 10:45am
Session 2: How to Design a Laboratory, Organize Work, and Supervise Good Laboratory Practice

Ellen Jo Baron, PhD
Cepheid, Sunnyvale, CA

  

10:45am - 11:15am
Exhibits and Networking Break


11:15am - 12:15pm

Session 3: How to Set Up a Good Quality Assurance and Quality Control Program in the Clinical Virology Lab

Richard L. Hodinka, PhD
University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville and PRISMA Health System, Greenville, SC

 

12:15pm - 1:15pm
Session 4: Jeopardy Game Show
Ryan F. Relich, PhD, D(ABMM), MLS(ASCP)SM
IU Health Pathology Laboratory, Indianapolis, IN

 

1:15pm - 2:15pm
Networking Lunch and Exhibits

 

2:15pm - 3:15pm
Session 5: Testing for Arboviruses
Jorge L. Munoz-Jordan, PhD
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico

 

3:15pm - 4:00pm

Session 6: HPV and Cervical Cancer Screening
Ellen Jo Baron, PhD
Cepheid, Sunnyvale, CA

 

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Exhibits and Networking Break

 

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Session 7: Case Mysteries in Clinical Virology

Angela M. Caliendo, MD, PhD
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
 


Richard L. Hodinka, PhD
University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville and PRISMA Health System, Greenville, SC


Marcela Ferres, MD, MPH
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

 

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Networking Reception and Exhibits

 

DAY TWO | SEPTEMBER 11

 

8:00am - 9:00am
Registration

 

9:00am -  10:30am
Session 8: Challenges with Testing Algorithms and Interpretation

  Ana Maria Cardenas, PhD, D(ABMM)
Becton Dickinson, Sparks, MD


Esther Babady, PhD, D (ABMM)
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

 

 

10:30am - 11:00am
Networking Break

 

11:00am - 12:15pm
Session 9: Testing for Blood-Borne Viruses

Meghan Starolis, MS, PhD
Quest Diagnostics, Chantilly, VA
 

 

Simultaneous translation will be offered in both English and Spanish.
 

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