“The Clinical Microbiology Laboratory: How Technology has Transformed Diagnostic Services”

Sanchita Das, MBBS, MD
Clinical Laboratory Scientist
Department of Pathology & Lab Medicine, NorthShore University HealthSystem
Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
 
Erin McElvania, PhD, D (ABMM)
Associate Director, Microbiology
Department of Pathology & Lab Medicine, NorthShore University HealthSystem
 
Richard B. Thomson Jr., PhD
Director, Microbiology, Division Director, Clinical Pathology
Department of Pathology & Lab Medicine, NorthShore University HealthSystem
Clinical Professor, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

 

Learning Objectives:

  1. Verbalize the impact of molecular diagnostics on the speed and accuracy of test results, and how this can affect patient management

  2. Articulate the impact of total microbiology automation on the rapid availability of identification and antibiotic susceptibility results

  3. Apply electronic communication tools to enhance case consultations

 

Session date: 
Friday, February 16, 2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Speaker Name: 
Richard B. Thomson Jr., PhD
Location: 
NorthShore - Evanston
Evanston, IL 60201
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Participation

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