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AACC Workshop: Is it time for molecular parasitology?
July 25 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Tuesday, July 25 | Time: 3:30p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Location: Exhibit Hall Theater 3
Supported by Seegene Inc
Glen Hansen, PhD, D(ABMM), FCCM
Chief Medical Officer, Seegene USA, Inc.
Susan Butler-Wu, PhD, D(ABMM), SM (ASCP)
Director of Clinical Microbiology, LAC + USC Medical Center
Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology, Keck School of Medicine of USC
Los Angeles, CA
Blaine A. Mathison, BS, M(ASCP)
Scientist, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Pathology, ARUP Laboratories, Salt Lake City, UT
D. Jane Hata, PhD, D(ABMM)
Associate Director of the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL
After participating in this session, attendees will be able to:
- Discuss the impact of staffing shortages and lack of expertise on traditional ova & parasite exams.
- Accurately explain and compare new approaches to parasite testing to traditional methods of diagnosis.