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Save the Date: CPOCT Forum at the 2012 AACC Annual Meeting

Coagulation
  

Coagulation II at the Point-of-Care

July 19, 2012 I 7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Hot buffet breakfast
8:00 - 10:00 a.m. Presentation
Los Angeles Convention Center
Sponsored by the AACC Critical and Point-of-Care Testing Division
This year at the AACC meeting, the Critical and Point of Care Division celebrates the POC Forum’s Tenth (10th) Anniversary. In recognition of this important milestone, Dr. Frederick Kiechle, Chair of the CPOC Division, along with the forum committee (Ann Snyder, Audrey Gillette, Rick Lebo, Monica Thomas, Edwina Szelag, and Karen Jenkins) are hard at work planning with a commitment to creating a spectacular educational event with the most knowledgeable and articulate speakers in the field.

Two distinguished speakers will update us on the coagulation topic.

Dr. Ellen Klapper, from Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Dr. Ann Tobin, from Memorial Healthcare System (Hollywood, FL)

Please join us...You are invited to join the CPOCT Executive Committee members in this celebration with a hot breakfast and scientific presentation. $20.00 also includes entry to Thursday’s Expo. Include the POC forum in your plans: July 19th 2012, 7:30am to 10:00am.

About the POC Forum The POC Forum is an educational event of nominal cost to participants as it is generously funded by sponsors. The event usually occurs the last day of the AACC meeting.

Planning committees find planning for the Forum fun, satisfying and educational and are looking ahead to 2013. They are hoping that a representative from the Houston area will step up to join them. Please offer your time, any suggested topics, and any suggested speakers to one of the members:

Monica Thomas: LA, CA
Richard Lebo: SC
Edwina Szelag: Emory Heath Care, FL
Ann Snyder: CMS, Baltimore, MD
Audrey Gillette: Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD
Karen Jenkins: Emory Health Care, Atlanta GA