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9/14/17: New York Metro AACC and Trimark Publications Joint Point of Care Testing Workshop

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Conference Description


Point of Care Testing Conference

Thursday, September 14, 2017
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center,

Rockefeller Labs, Room RRL 101
located at
430 East 67th St., New York, NY 10065



Conference Description:

TriMark Publications hosts this important workshop on point of care testing, bringing together industry leaders, thought leaders from university and hospital labs, influential decision makers, and laboratory directors to discuss the emergence and clinical utility of point of care testing. We will explore the dynamics of applications which are transforming personalized medicine and the clinical laboratory.

  • Get insight into drivers of the point of care market growth and key challenges
  • Discuss strategies for effectively conveying the value proposition of point of care testing to clinicians
  • Assess how these issues are shaping key priorities for clinical laboratories performing point of care testing
  • Review some of the up-and coming technologies that will impact point of care testing in the very near future
  • Gain insight into how these changes are rapid, robust, and respondent in today’s testing arena
  • Understand the clinical applications of emerging technology


Note: Groups of attendees must each register individually in separate orders


9:30am - 9:45 am: Welcoming Remarks

9:45am - 10:40 am: "Why Knowing Now Matters in the ED," Ellis Jacobs, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB, Director Scientific Affairs, Alere

10:40am - 11:35 am:  "POC Glucose in Critical Patients, Jeff Dubois, Ph.D., Nova Biomedical

11:35am - 12:35pm: Lunch break

12:35pm - 1:30 pm: "100% Connectivity in POC Testing is Achievable," Christiane Nooney, MBA/MHA, MT(AMT), Duke University POC Supervisor, Duke University

1:30pm - 2:25 pm: "Maintaining Quality in POC Through Data Integration with Core Lab Results," Joshua Hayden, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB, Assistant Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine
2:25pm - 3:20 pm: "Point of Care Testing in Clinical Microbiology," Yi-Wei Tang, MD, Ph.D., Service Chief, Microbiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

3:20pm - 3:30 pm: Closing Remarks

The New York Metro AACC and TriMark Publications gratefully acknowledge the support of Alere for this educational workshop.

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