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Schedule

Friday February 1, 2019

3:00 - 3:50 PM

REGISTRATION / EXHIBITS

3:50 PM

Welcome

Yvette S. McCarter, PhD
University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
Jacksonville, FL

 Session 1

Moderator: Matthew Bankowski, PhD, Baptist Medical Center, Jacksonville, FL

4:00 PM

The Birth of a CPT Code

Omai B. Garner, PhD
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Moderator: Amanda Goglia, BS, UF Health Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL

4:55 PM

Bringing an New Antimicrobial to Market:
Challenges and Successes

Stephen G. Jenkins, PhD
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

5:45 PM

RECEPTION / EXHIBITS

6:30 PM

DINNER / EXHIBITS

Moderator: Susan Sharp, PhD, Copan Diagnostics, Inc., Miami Beach, FL

7:30 PM

Case Studies in Parasitology

Blaine Mathison, BS
ARUP Laboratories
Salt Lake City UT

 

8:20 PM

Closing Remarks

Frances Valencia-Shelton, PhD
Ascension St. Vincent's Healthcare
Jacksonville, FL

 

Saturday February 2, 2019

7:15 AM

REGISTRATION / EXHIBITS / CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

7:50 AM

Welcome

D. Jane Hata, PhD
Mayo Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Session 2 

Moderator: Octavio Martinez, PhD, University of Miami, Miami, FL

8:00 AM

CAP Regulatory Potpourri for Microbiologists

Christina Wojewoda, MD
University of Vermont Medical Center
Burlington, VT

Moderator: Florian Daragjati, PharmD, Ascension Healthcare, Jacksonville, FL

8:55 AM

Supporting Antimicrobial Stewardship to Achieve Best Outcomes

Mohamad G. Fakih, MD
Ascension Healthcare
St. Louis, MO

9:45 AM

BREAK / EXHIBITS

Moderator: Dana Harris, MD, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL

10:45 AM

Laboratory Literature Review

Lars Westblade, PhD
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

11:35

LUNCH / EXHIBITS

Session 3 

Moderator: Moderator: Philip Lee, MS, Florida Department of Health Bureau of Public Health Laboratories, Jacksonville, FL

12:35 PM

PPD vs. IGRA

Thomas Alexander, PhD
Summa Health System
Akron, OH

Moderator: Diana Mercado, MD, Ascension St. Vincent's Healthcare, Jacksonville, FL

1:30 PM

Genomics in the Clinical Virology Laboratory
Speaker participation sponsored by the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology*

Alexander L. Greninger, MD, PhD
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

2:20 PM

STRETCH BREAK

Moderator: Lisa Brumble, MD, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL

2:30 PM

Of Camels and Men:
Misadventures in Clinical Microbiology

Esther Babady, PhD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

 

3:20 PM

Closing Remarks/Door Prizes

Noel Gomez, MMSc
Uinversity of Florida Health
Jacksonville, FL

Disclosure Policy: All participating faculty will disclose any significant financial interest or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products and or providers of commercial services discussed in an educational presentation and with any commercial supporters of this activity, in accordance with the Standards of Commercial Support of the ACCME. All participating faculty must also disclose to the audience during their presentations any investigational/unlabeled use that is discussed.

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