The Value of Clinical Pathology in Family Practice

  • Credit:1.0 ACCENT credit
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Date:NOV.1.2017 1:00 PM - 02:00 PM

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Join AACC and LabLeaders to learn about Laboratory Medicine complexities that can lead the clinician down a path of misdiagnosis and/or a delayed diagnosis.

Dr. Graham Segal will describe how this can happen and will present several real-life examples where expert advice on diagnostic testing would have a significant impact in obtaining the right diagnosis in a timely manner.


Graham Segal, MD
Assistant Professor
Departments of Pathology, Family, and Community Medicine
University of Texas-Houston McGovern Medical School
Houston, Texas


Learning Objectives

This webinar will enable you to:

  1. Define laboratory medicine complexities in the diagnostic process in today's healthcare environment.
  2. Describe the challenges with over- and underutilization of clinical laboratory testing and how this might result in a misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis.
  3. Appreciate the positive influence and expert advice of a Clinical Pathologist in improving the diagnostic process.

Target Audience

This webinar is intended for laboratory professionals, physicians and pathologists; hospital administrators; and other professionals working in the clinical laboratory testing industry.

Continuing Education Credit

AACC designates this activity for a maximum of 1.0 ACCENT® credit hours towards the AACC Clinical Chemist’s Recognition Award. AACC is an approved provider of continuing education (CE) for clinical laboratory scientists licensed in states that require documentation of CE, including California, Florida, Louisiana, Montana, Nevada, North Dakota, Rhode Island, Tennessee, and West Virginia. ACCENT® credit is also recognized by several organizations: AAB, ABCC, ACS, AMT, ASCLS, ASCP, ASM, CAP, IFCC, and NRCC.

Registration Information

  • Registration covers one phone line and one computer connection for the webinar. 
  • Several business days prior to the webinar, AACC will e-mail instructions to the registrant on how to participate, including a phone number to call to listen to the audio portion of the webinar and a URL where you can log in for the visual portion of the webinar. 


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