ASCLS Georgia 2017 Meeting Schedule

Time Student Track Main Track
7:00 am – 7:45 am Breakfast, Registration, Vendor Break
7:45 am – 8:00 am President’s Welcome
8:00 am – 9:00 am Opening Keynote – Getting the Passion Back

Susan Burks

9:00 am – 9:15 am Vendor Break
9:15 am – 10:15 am Hematology Review

Dr. Barbara Russell

Design & Validation of a Survey Questionnaires for the Assessment of Physician Transfusion Medicine Knowledge

Ibsa Abdi, MHS-MLS(ASCP), MT(AMT)

10:15 am – 10:30 am Vendor Break
10:30 am – 11:30 am Immunology Review

Dr. Joseph G. Cannon, PhD

MACRA and Phlebotomy’s Impact on Patient Satisfaction

Dr. J. Michael O’Bryan, MD, MHA

11:30 pm – 12:30 pm Final Vendor Break/Lunch
12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Student Forum Elections Awards Ceremony
1:00 – 2:00 pm Chemistry Review

Charles Harris, MT (ASCP)

Pulmonary Stress in the Alcoholic and Obese Lung

Amanda Thomas, MHS-MLS (ASCP)

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Blood Bank Review

Scott Wise, MT(ASCP) SBB

Mycobacteria testing in the 21st century

Dr. Allison R. McMullen, Ph.D., D(ABMM)

3:00 pm – 3:15 pm Final Break
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm Microbiology Review Part I
Microbiology Review Part II

Dr. Mary Jane Weintraub, D.V.M., M(ASCP)

Legislative Symposium Update
Ally Storla, MLS (ASCP)

Presentation slides/notes will be posted as they are received