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AACC Industry Workshops

Tuesday, August 2nd, 12 pm – 1pm
Pennsylvania Convention Center – (Lunch will be served)

Get Behind the Scenes of Population Health with AACC and LabLeaders
Sponsored by AACC & LabLeaders

Michael Astion, MD, PhD, Medical Director of Labs, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA
Patti Jones, PhD, Clinical Director of Chemistry and Metabolic Disease Labs, Children’s Medical Center, Dallas, TX and current AACC President
Rusty Ring, Vice President, Government Affairs, Roche Diagnostics, Indianapolis, IN

Wednesday, August 3rd, 12 PM – 1 PM
Pennsylvania Convention Center – (Lunch will be served)

Driving Clinical Value through Lab Testing-Case Studies with Cardiac and Sepsis Biomarkers

Jeff Pearson, MD, System Medical Director of Laboratories, Bronson Hospital, Kalamazoo, MI
Alan Wright, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Roche Diagnostics, Indianapolis, IN

Hotel Workshops

Tuesday, August 2nd, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Philadelphia Marriott: Independence Ballroom

Transforming Molecular Testing through Automation: New Insights and Possibilities

John Longshore, PhD, Director of Molecular Pathology, Carolinas Health Systems
Nikola Baumann, PhD, Director, Central Clinical Laboratory and Central Processing, Mayo Clinic
Phillip Ruiz, MD, PhD, Medical Directory, Transplantation, University of Miami Health System

Wednesday, August 3rd, 7 AM – 8 AM
Philadelphia Marriott: Grand Ballroom Salon G – (Breakfast will be served)

BRAHMS PCT (Procalcitonin): Clinician and Laboratory Perspectives in Sepsis Patient Management and CMS Core Measures

Stefan Riedel, MD, PhD, Medical Director of Clinical Microbiology Laboratories, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
Eric Gluck, Director of Critical Care Services, Swedish Covenant Hospital, Chicago, IL
Amy L. Sprague, DNP, Patient Safety Manager, Roudebush VA Medical Center Indianapolis, IN
Select Event Code: RCH080316