Northeast Region Conference & Exposition, Joint CLMA, AACC, CLAS Meeting (NERCE)
Venue: Holiday Inn, Boxborough, MA
|Event Date/Time: Apr 14, 2004||End Date/Time: Apr 15, 2004|
|Registration Date: Apr 14, 2004|
|Early Registration Date: Mar 22, 2004|
Clinical Science Investigator 2004
18th Annual Northeast Region Conference and Exhibition
Boxborough Holiday Inn · Boxborough, MA
April 14th – 15th, 2004
Day 1 Wednesday, April 14 Topics:
Management: Coding & Reimbursement;Update on Legislative & Regulatory Issues;Defining the role of a Lab Compliance Officer;Recruitment & Retention.
Cardiology: Role of CRP in Predictive Cardiology; BNP and Other Analytes in Heart Failure; Biomarkers in Acute Coronary Syndromes; The Metabolic Syndrome.
Emerging Infectious Disease: HCV; West Nile Virus; SARS; Lyme Disease Testing;
Hematology: d-Dimer for Thrombosis; Homocysteine & Vascular Disease; POC CRP Erases the Sed Rate; Testing for New Anticoagulants.
Day 2, Thursday, April 15 Topics:
Managment II: JCAHO Lab Update; Preanalytical Variables in Phlebotomy; Six Sigma.
Quality in Testing: Validation/Verification; POC Cardiac Markers; Measures of Quality in POC Testing; Autoverification.
Molecular Diagnostics: Proteomics in Practice; Mass Spec in the Clinical Milieu; Newborn Screening 2004; Diagnosis by Data Patterns.
Over 50 Exhibitors, Posters.