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NACB Activities at the AACC 2012 Annual Meeting

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Tuesday-Thursday, July 17 – 19
NACB Distinguished Abstracts
Los Angeles Convention Center
Look for the NACB blue ribbon displayed on posters.

Monday, July 16
2:30pm – 5:00pm
Effective Implementation of Expert Decision Support
for System Monitoring Dashboards and Rules Based
Autovalidation/Autorelease of Laboratory Results
(32209)
Los Angeles Convention Center

Tuesday, July 17
2:30pm – 5:00pm
New Trends in the Diagnosis and Monitoring of
Inflammatory Response
Oral poster presentations selected by the Annual Meeting
Organizing Committee and NACB
Los Angeles Convention Center

Wednesday, July 18
7:00am – 8:30am
NACB Board Breakfast Meeting
Westin Bonaventure

Wednesday, July 18
12:30pm – 2:15pm
NACB Awards Luncheon and Membership Meeting
JW Marriott Los Angeles at LA LIVE
NACB Fellows: $40.00 Make reservations in advance using the AACC Annual Meeting registration form.
NACB members are invited to attend this luncheon in honor of new Fellows and award recipients.

Yuk-Ming Dennis Lo, MD
AACC/NACB Award for Outstanding Contributions to Clinical
Chemistry in a Selected Area of Research
Outstanding Research Advances in Clinical Biochemistry

Stephen Kahn, PhD, DABCC, FACB
Professor Alvin Dubin Award
Distinguished Contributions to the Profession and the Academy

Geoffrey Baird, MD, PhD
George Grannis Award
Excellence in Research and Scientific Publication
Sponsored by the Ohio Valley Local Section and NACB

Wednesday, July 18
2:30pm – 5:00pm
Advances in Personalized Medicine
Oral poster presentations selected by the Annual Meeting
Organizing Committee and NACB
Los Angeles Convention Center

Thursday, July 19
9:30am – 12noon
Evidence in Action: Translating Guideline
Recommendations into Clinical Practice Worldwide
(35101)
Los Angeles Convention Center

AACC and NACB would like to thank the following companies for their support of the 2012 Awards Program:
Abbott Diagnostics
BD Diagnostics – Preanalytical Systems
Beckman Coulter, Inc.
Roche Diagnostics
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics