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Best of AACC China 2018

Shanghai, China
October 12-13, 2018

In collaboration with the Chinese Medical Education Association

The third annual Best of AACC China was a two-day conference featuring a selection of timely topics in laboratory medicine presented by internationally recognized speakers.


Rajyalakshmi Luthra, PhD
Professor, Department of Hematopathology, Division of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.

  • Molecular diagnostics: technology and clinical applications
  • Assay validation, quality control and quality assurance of next generation sequencing

Samir Hanash, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Clinical Cancer Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.

  • Mass spectrometry-based biomarker discovery
  • Translation of proteomic biomarkers into FDA approved diagnostics: processes, procedures, issues, and challenges

Mark Cervinski, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine, Lebanon, NH, U.S.A.

  • Leveraging large patient datasets as quality assurance tools: patient moving averages and within patient variability
  • Sweating the small stuff: improving laboratory efficiency and quality through autoverification