Meet-the-Professor Session:
009. Changes in Hospital Laboratory Practice and Their Impact on Clinical Care
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 02

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • describe how near patient diagnostics are changing patient management
  • explain the current trends in centralized laboratory testing and the impact on patient care

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Lab personnel, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Nurses

Tracks: Trainee, Adult ID, Pediatric ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control

Moderators:  Randall Hayden, MD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and Jean Patel, PhD, D(ABMM), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

7:00 AM
Near Patient Diagnostics
Susan M. Novak, PhD

8:00 AM

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-225-L01-P


R. Hayden, None

J. Patel, None

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 4th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.