La semaine nationale des laboratoires médicaux 2020

 

Au cours de cette semaine importante, nous tenons à remercier tous les professionnels de laboratoire qui jouent un rôle essentiel dans les soins de santé et la défense des patients. La semaine nationale des laboratoires médicaux consiste à se rassembler alors que nous sommes confrontés à des défis sans précédent. 

Nous comprenons que vos conférences et les opportunités de formation peuvent être limitées en ce moment, nous espérons donc que vous trouverez ces webinaires éducatifs utiles et pratiques.

Plus que jamais, nous tenons à exprimer notre sincère reconnaissance pour votre engagement et votre dévouement aux tests de diagnostic et aux patients que vous servez.

 

Sujets et conférenciers du LAB WEEK 2020

Ces vidéos éducatifs couvrent des sujets tels que la COVID-19, les tests de laboratoire et le parcours d’un patient, la santé des femmes (cervicale et sexuelle), la prestation de soins virtuels et de l'information sur de nouvelles solutions innovantes pour le laboratoire. Les présentateurs proviennent de Roche et d'associations partenaires. 

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Prendre note que la majorité des webinaires éducatifs ici présentés le sont en anglais. Merci de votre compréhension.

 

CSCC Critical Care Lectureship: COVID-19 – approach to laboratory testing and biosafety sponsored by Roche

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Speakers:

Dr. Giuseppe Lippi 
Professor of Clinical Chemistry, University of Verona; Director, Service of Laboratory Medicine, University Hospital of Verona

Dr. Khosrow Adeli 
Head and Professor, Clinical Biochemistry, Hospital for Sick Children/University of Toronto

Moderator: 

Dr. David Kinniburgh 
Director, Alberta Centre for Toxicology

Description:  

Special edition of the CSCC Critical Care Lectureship focusing on key biomarkers in intensive care hospital patients for COVID-19. As a goal, discuss the usefulness of different tests (e.g IL-6. D-dimers, CRP, procalcitonin, liver enzymes) based on publications to date and what is being done in some centers in Canada. In other words, to support the role of laboratory medicine in the follow-up of hospitalized COVID-19 patients.

 

SARS CoV-2: Rising to the testing challenge in the United States


Speaker: 

Dr. Steven Cagas
Dr. Laura Parnas

Description: 

Limited SARS-CoV-2 testing and resource availability continues to be a challenge for the lab medicine community. Join Dr. Steven Cagas and Dr. M. Laura Parnas as they provide an overview of the CoV family of viruses, the unique features of SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19, and the current outbreak epidemiology. Dr. Cagas will explain the current Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) processes and the EUA molecular tests available, while Dr. Parnas will discuss current biomarkers, serological assays, and potential therapies for COVID-19. Both will be reviewing key attributes to the testing, similarities and differences, and clinical relevance.   

Click here to register (please note webinars are only available for AACC members) or view powerpoint.

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Parcours d’un patient COVID-19

Présentatrice: 

Caroline Vincent,
Liaison médicale, Roche Diagnostics

Description: 

Cette présentation vous donnera un aperçu du nouveau coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) à l'origine de la pandémie actuelle et explorera comment l'infection évolue et peut se détériorer chez les patients atteints de COVID-19.

 

Parcours d’un patient COVID-19 avec Roche Canada pour Collège Canadien Leaders en Santé

Présentatrice:

Caroline Vincent,
Liaison médicale, Roche Diagnostics

Description:

Cette présentation résume les caractéristiques du nouveau coronavirus, passant par l'origine de la pandémie actuelle, tout en explorant la progression et la détérioration de la maladie chez les patients qui contractent le COVID-19. Elle fournira également un aperçu des différents tests de diagnostic et biomarqueurs sanguins qui sont utiles dans le contexte de COVID-19.

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Delivering Virtual Care: The Future of Oncology Disease Management

Overview: 

In these difficult times, virtual care management is a way to safely and effectively coordinate patient treatment and ensure continuity of care. Virtual tools also can help institutions reduce costs and increase access to care.

Speakers:

Ketan Paranjape,
Vice President, Roche Diagnostics Information Solutions

Dr. Adam Paul Dicker, MD, PhD, FASTRO, FASCO, 
Thomas Jefferson University, Department of Radiation Oncology 

Dr. Richard Hammer, MD
Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs, Pathology and Anatomical Sciences, University of Missouri 

 

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Cervical Health Today: Updated Priorities and New Tools for Informed Patient Care

Speaker: 

Chris L. McGowin,
Ph.D., Sr. Scientific Affairs Manager, Roche Diagnostics 

Description: 

This webinar will consider the contemporary trends in Women’s health, with a special focus on cervical cancer screening. Cervical cancer remains a critical public health priority. New screening tools and algorithms are driving the reduction of cervical cancer, while simultaneously streamlining the patient and HCP experience. In this context, we will also discuss where the diagnostic lab fits within the spectrum of healthcare delivery, and appreciate the laboratorian’s critical role in patient care and clinical decision-making.

 

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Contemporary Trends for Clinical and Laboratory Management of Sexual Health 

Speaker: 

Chris L. McGowin,
Ph.D., Sr. Scientific Affairs Manager, Roche Diagnostics 

Description: 

In this webinar, we will discuss the contemporary definition of ‘Sexual Health’, several drivers of the rapidly accelerating STI epidemic in the US, and how STIs impact the sexual and reproductive health of men and women. In this context, we will also discuss where the diagnostic lab fits within the spectrum of healthcare delivery, and appreciate the laboratorian’s critical role in patient care and clinical decision-making.

 

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Reducing Maternal Mortality: The Health Crisis No One Hears About

Speaker: 

M. Laura Parnas,
Ph.D., DABCC, Sr. Scientific Affairs Manager, Non-Cardiac Medical and Scientific Affairs, Roche Diagnostics

Description: 

During this presentation we will discuss sepsis and preeclampsia, two causes of maternal mortality. The discussion will cover disease background information, epidemiology, the importance of early and accurate diagnosis, and current tools to better identify and predict these disorders.

 

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cobas® Pro Integrated Solutions: A Global Lab Perspective

Speaker: 

Brittany Greiner, 
Marketing Manager, Systems, Roche Diagnostics 

Description: 

Learn about the all new cobas pro integrated solutions.  Inspired by insights from our customers, these features aim to optimize the day-to-day experience of laboratory professionals, supporting them in focusing their time on the tasks that matter and spending less time on manual operations.  Hear from lab professionals around the world on how cobas pro has been an excellent solution for their laboratory.

 

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Getting the Most Out of Our Tissue: Methods for Successful Immunohistochemical Staining

Speaker: 

Julian Boggiano, Ph.D., 
Medical and Scientific Affairs Manager, Roche Diagnostics

Description: 

Many factors affect the quality and consistency of staining. Pre-analytical factors can influence both H&E and advanced staining slides. Please join the Roche Tissue Diagnostics Medical and Scientific Affairs team for a presentation on Methods for Successful Immunohistochemical Staining.

 

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IHC Multiplexing: With DISCOVERY ULTRA Staining System

Speaker: 

Katie Robertson, Ph.D., 
Medical and Scientific Affairs Manager, Roche Diagnostics

Description: 

Multiplexing is “the simultaneous detection of multiple markers (protein and/or nucleic acid) in a single section of tissue.” Interested in learning more? Please join Roche Tissue Diagnostics Medical and Scientific Affairs team for an introduction and overview of Multiplexing.

 

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