Education

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 | Noon–1 p.m. CT
This “Continual Improvement” presentation will provide a review of regulatory and accreditation updates that have the potential to affect laboratory operations.

By MML Education • February 19, 2018

In this month’s “Hot Topic,” Nancy Wengenack, Ph.D., will provide an overview of the current Mycobacterium chimaera outbreak and discuss what is known regarding the source of Mycobacterium chimaera infection. In addition, she will discuss the clinical features of the disease and the recommended laboratory tests that can assist with the diagnosis of Mycobacterium chimaera infections.

By Nancy Wengenack, Ph.D. • February 19, 2018

The fourth module of the Laboratory Quality Academy (LQA) Program is now available.

By MML Education • February 9, 2018

In this month’s “Virtual Lecture,” Nikola Baumann, Ph.D., and Brooke Katzman, Ph.D., discusses current trends in biotin consumption and practical strategies for clinical laboratories to prevent misdiagnosis and mitigate patient safety risks from biotin interference.

By MML Education • February 8, 2018

This month’s PathWays Case Studies test your anatomic pathology, laboratory genetics, hematopathology, and clinical core laboratory knowledge. View each case and see if you can make the correct diagnosis.

By April Josselyn • February 6, 2018

In this month’s “Hot Topic”, Dr. Robin Patel, will give the final presentation in a 4 part series on the use of syndromic molecular panels in the diagnosis of infectious diseases.

By Robin Patel, M.D. • February 5, 2018

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 | 11 a.m. – Noon CT
This “Phlebotomy” presentation will provide information pertaining to the collection of arterial specimens and will focus on those collections performed for arterial blood-gas testing.

By MML Education • January 26, 2018

In this month’s “Hot Topic,” Elitza Theel, Ph.D. will discuss a new interferon-gamma release assay that can assist in the detection of individuals that are infected with tuberculosis.

By Elitza Theel, Ph.D. • January 22, 2018

Originally presented January 17, 2018
This “Specialty Testing” webinar will discuss the strategy of hemoglobin testing profiles.

By MML Education • January 17, 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018 | 11 a.m.–Noon CT
This webinar will provide an overview of novel biomarker discoveries and advances being made in the study of autoimmune gliopathies.

By MML Education • January 12, 2018

In this month’s “Virtual Lecture,” Darrell Pardi, M.D., and Sahil Khanna, M.B.B.S. will discuss how Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) is the most common hospital-acquired infection and is associated with significant morbidity and mortality.

By MML Education • January 10, 2018

This month’s PathWays Case Studies test your anatomic pathology, liver pathology, and hematopathology knowledge. View each case and see if you can make the correct diagnosis.

By April Josselyn • January 9, 2018

In this month’s “Hot Topic,” Brad Karon, M.D., Ph.D., will provide you with an overview of the potential differences in potassium levels that may occur when testing capillary blood versus a venous sample.

By Brad Karon, M.D., Ph.D. • January 8, 2018