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New Jersey Local Section Events

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September 15

NJAACC Dinner Meeting
Helen Fernandes, Ph.D.

Crowne Plaza Fairfield
690 Route 46 East
Fairfield, NJ 07004
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March 4

NJAACC Dinner Meeting
Sten Westgard, MS: Director Client Services, Westgard QC, INC. 
Holy Name Medical Center
718 Teaneck Rd.
Teaneck, NJ 07666
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October 16

Morton Schwartz Award Dinner and Lecture
Eleftherios P. Diamandis, MD, PhD FRCP(C), FRSC 
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue New York, NY 10065
Room M107
Program Organizers:
Abdul Kazi
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May 13

Issues in the Implementation of Pharmacogenomics in Clinical Practice
Holy Name Medical Center
Medical Staff Conference Room 
718 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, New Jersey
K.T. Jerry Yeo, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Medical Director, Clinical Chemistry Laboratories, Clinical
Pharmacogenomics & Clinical Translational Mass Spectrometry
Laboratories University of Chicago Medical Center
6:30-7:30 pm-Dinner
7:30 pm-Program
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October 30

Fall Meeting and Educational Presentations
Islami Auditorium, Saint Barnabas Medical Center
94 Old Short Hills Rd. 
Livingston, NJ 07039
Elaine Keohane, PhD 
Chairman, Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Rutgers School of Health Related Professionals
Dr. Keohane will lecture on: Training, Education and Prospects For Medical Technologists and Laboratorians in the Era or Personalized Medicine
Selwyn Baptist, MD
Chairman, Department of Pathology, Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Dr. Baptist will lecture on: New Tests and Algorithms for HIV Diagnosis
6:30-7:00 pm-Buffet Dinner
7:00-7:30 pm-Training, Education and Prospects For Medical Technologists and Laboratorians in the Era or Personalized Medicine
7:30-8:00 pm-New Tests and Algorithms for HIV Diagnosis
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June 26

2013 AWARD Presentations
The Analytical & Clinical Complexities of Measuring hCG

Saint Barnabas Medical Center
94 Old Short Hills Rd.
Livingston, NJ
Ann Gronowski, Ph.D.
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March 6

Newborn screening for fatty acid oxidation defects... decreasing infant mortality
Holy Name Medical Center 
718 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, New Jersey
Michael Bennett, Ph.D
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April 8

Updates in Molecular Diagnostics and Genomic Medicine
UMDNJ, New Jersey Medical School, Newark NJ
Adam Bagg MD 
Dr. Bagg will lecture on "Rational use of molecular testing in B‐cell lymphomas" 
Angela Caliendo MD PhD
Dr. Caliendo will lecture on "CMV and bridging the lab and clinical practice"
Meera Hameed MD
Dr. Hameed will lecture on "Molecular Oncology of Gliomas and Lung Cancer"
Madhuri Hegde PhD
Dr. Hegde will lecture on "Targeted Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of Exomes in Clinical Diagnostics"
Iris Schrijver MD
Dr. Schrijver will lecture on "Molecular diagnostic considerations in hereditary diffuse gastric cancer"
Gregory Tsongalis PhD
Dr. Tsongalis will lecture on "The fast pace of Molecular Diagnostics"
Program Information
CME credit is Available