Michigan Local Section Events

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2016 MEETINGS

March 17

Michigan Section Spring 2016 Dinner Meeting
Schoolcraft College
Vis-Ta-Tech Center
18600 Haggerty Road
Livonia, MI 48152
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2015 MEETINGS

September 24

Michigan Section AACC Fall 2015 Dinner Meeting
Greektown Casino Hotel
1200 St. Antoine
Detroit, MI 48226
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March 18

New Testing Options in the Evaluation of Multiple Myeloma
Schoolcraft College Vis-Ta-Tech Center 18600 Haggerty Road Livonia, MI 48152
5:00-5:30 PM Registration / Social Half-hour
5:30-6:15 PM “Plasma Cell Biomarkers in Multiple Myeloma: Challenges with Traditional Monoclonal Protein Assays”    
6:15-7:00 PM “Measuring M-proteins – the 99% solution”
7:15 – 8:00 PM Buffet Dinner
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2014 MEETINGS

November 13

Fall 2014 Dinner Meeting
Schoolcraft College Vis-Ta-Tech Center 18600 Haggerty Road Livonia, MI 48152
5:00-6:00 PM Registration / Social half hour
6:00-7:00 PM “Pharmacogenomics and Pharmacometabolomics for Personalized Medicine”
Steven H Wong, Ph.D. Chair, AACC Professor of Pathology Wake Forest School of Medicine
7:15-8:00 PM Buffet Dinner
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September 25

Michigan Section AACC Fall 2014 Dinner Meeting
Weber's Inn
3050 Jackson Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
5:00-5:30 PM Registration / Social half hour
5:30-6:15 PM “Evaluation of the evidence behind the new AHA / ACC guidelines for evaluating cardiovascular disease risk.”
Rodney Hayward, M.D. University of Michigan
6:25-7:10 PM “Impact of the new AHA / ACC guidelines on a clinical cardiology practice.”
Robert Brook, M.D. University of Michigan
7:20-8:00 PM Buffet Dinner
8:00-8:15 PM Section business meeting
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March 6

Michigan Section AACC Spring 2014 Dinner Meeting
Schoolcraft College Vista Tech Center
18600 Haggerty Road
Livonia, Mi. 48152
4:30-5:30 PM Registration / Social hour
5:30-6:30 PM Managing Quality in a POCT Program 
James H. Nichols, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB 
Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology Medical Director, Clinical Chemistry Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
6:30-7:30 PM Buffet Dinner
7:30-8:30 PM Quality Control Based on Risk Management: CLSI EP 23 and CMS IQCP CLIA Interpretive Guidelines 
James H. Nichols, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB
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2013 MEETINGS

November 13

Michigan Section AACC Fall 2013 Dinner Meeting
Weber's Inn
3050 Jackson Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
4:45-5:15 PM Registration / Social ½ hour
5:15-5:30 PM Business meeting: Nomination of Officers.
5:30-6:00 PM Using Lean Management to Decrease Troponin I Turnaround Time. 
Veronica Luzzi, Ph.D., DABCC
6:00-7:00 PM High Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin: What Are The Benefits?
Robert Christenson, Ph.D., DABCC, President, AACC 
7:15-8:00 PM Buffet Dinner
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March 21

Michigan Section AACC Winter 2013 Dinner Meeting
Weber's Inn
3050 Jackson Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
4:45-5:15 PM Registration / Social ½ hour
5:15-5:30 PM Business meeting: Introduction of officers.
5:30-6:00 PM Growth Hormone and IGF-1 as Performance Enhancing Drugs
Speaker TBA
6:00-7:15 PM Growth Hormone: Biochemistry and Clinical Use
Ram Menon, M.D.
University of Michigan
7:15-8:00 PM Buffet Dinner
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