American Association for Clinical Chemistry
Better health through laboratory medicine
New York Metro Local Section Events

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2014 MEETINGS

May 7 Acid-Base Balance and Practical Applications of the Acid-Base Chart
Ellis Jacobs, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB
Director of Pathology, Henry J Carter Specialty Hospital & Nursing Facility
Associate Professor of Pathology, NYU School of Medicine


Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Zuckerman Research Center – Room 136
417 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065

Program Organizers:
Loring K. Bjornson, Ph.D.

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March 5 The 2014 Van Slyke Award Dinner & Lecture
Dr. Gregory J. Tsongalis
Professor of Pathology
Director, Molecular Pathology
Co-Director, Translational Research Program
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College
The Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and
The Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Lebanon, NH


Place: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics
511 Benedict Avenue, Tarrytown, NY 10591
Registration: 5:00 PM
Reception: 5:30 PM
Dinner: 6:00 PM
Award and Lecture: 7:00 PM


Program Organizers:
Arthur Karmen, M.D.
Ellis Jacobs, Ph.D.
Abdul B. Kazi
Lakshmi V. Ramanathan, Ph.D.
Loring K. Bjornson, Ph.D.

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February 6 Acid-Base Balance and Practical Applications of the Acid-Base Chart
Ellis Jacobs, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB
Director of Pathology
Henry J Carter Specialty Hospital & Nursing Facility
Associate Professor of Pathology
NYU School of Medicine


ProHEALTH
Conference Room 2nd floor
3 Delaware Drive
Lake Success NY 11042
Buffet Dinner:
6:30 PM
Lecture:
7:00 PM
Q&A: 8:30 PM

Program Organizers:
Loring Bjornson, Ph.D., NS-LIJ HS
(516) 562-4510

Abdul Basir Kazi, MS
516-622-6198 / 6010

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2013 MEETINGS

November 21

Prescription Drug Monitoring – Identifying Abuse
Lenox B. Abbott, Ph.D.
Director, Science & Technology
Prescription Drug Monitoring
Quest Diagnostics, Inc., Employer Solutions
1777 Montreal Circle
Tucker, GA 30084

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center – Room M107
1275 York Avenue (between 67th & 68th streets)
New York, NY 10065
Deli Buffet Dinner & Social Hour:
6:00 PM
Educational Program:
6:30 PM
Program Organizer:
Lakshmi Ramanathan, Ph.D., MSKCC
(212) 639-2204
Loring Bjornson, Ph.D., NS-LIJ HS
(516) 562-4510

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October 17

Fundamentals of LC/MS/MS Technology and it's Productivity Advantages over more Traditional Methods
Xiaohong Chen, Ph.D., Applications Specialist,
Clinical Toxicology & Forensics, AB Sciex

LC/MS/MS Hardware, Software & Application Solutions for the Detection of Low Level Steroids
Greg Newland, Regional Market Specialist,
Clinical Toxicology & Forensics, AB Sciex

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center – Room M107
1275 York Avenue (between 67th & 68th streets)
New York, NY 10065
Buffet Dinner:
6:00 PM
Educational Program:
6:30 PM
Program Organizer:
Lakshmi Ramanathan, Ph.D., MSKCC

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June 10

The 2013 Ezra Levy High School Science Awards
Mount Sinai NYU Health Center
Goldwurm Auditorium, 1st Floor
1425 Madison Ave. (corner of 98th Street)
New York, NY
Buffet Dinner:
6:00-6:30 PM
Awards & Presentations:
6:30-7:15 PM
Special Lecture by Jack Levine: 7:15-8:00 PM
Program Organizer:
Dalia Green, Ph.D
Becton Dickinson

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May 23 Standardization of an LC-MS Assay for Tacrolimus TDM
Mount Sinai NYU Health Center
Goldwurm Auditorium, 1st Floor
1425 Madison Ave. (corner of 98th Street)
New York, NY
Reception:
6:00 PM
Lecture:
6:30 PM
Q & A: 7:30 PM
Presented by:
Donald Mason
Global Scientific Affairs Manager
Waters Corporation, Milford MA 01757

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April 25 Sepsis and the use of Biomarkers including PCT
Flushing Hospital & Medical Center
Auditorium 5th Floor
4500 Parsons Blvd. Flushing, NY
Buffet Dinner:
6:00 PM
Academic Program:
6:45 PM
Q & A: 7:45 PM
Presented by:
Connie Zellner, RN, BSN
Biomerieux Clinical Implentation Manager – Eastern US

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March 14 Physician Office Laboratory Testing in the Accountable Care Era
NSLIJHS - Pathology Conference Room on 2nd Floor
6 Ohio Drive, Lake Success, NY 11042
Deli Buffet Dinner & Social Hour:
6:00 PM
Academic Program:
6:45 PM
Q & A, followed by a tour of the NSLIJ Core Lab facility at 10 Nevada Drive (optional): 7:45 PM
Presented by:

JAMES M. CRAWFORD, MD, PhD
Senior Vice President for Laboratory Services
North Shore-LIJ Health System;
Chairman, Department of Pathology
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
10 Nevada Drive, Lake Success, NY 11042

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February 28 Celiac Disease and Evolving Diagnostic Methods
Mount Sinai NYU Health Center
Seminar Room 1st Floor
1425 Madison Ave. (corner of 98th Street)
New York, NY
Reception:
6:00 PM
Meet the Officers:
6:30 PM
Lecture:
6:45 PM
Q&A:
7:45 PM
Program Organizer:

Dr Lakshmi Ramanathan
Director of Chemistry, Mount Sinai Medical Center
Yvonne Smiley
Laboratory Manager, Beth Israel Medical Center

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