Annual Spring Meeting 2015

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Spring Meeting 2015
Save the Date!

The Annual Spring Meeting is scheduled for Friday, May 8, 2015 at the Hotel Pennsylvania in NYC.

On this page, we have posted the Spring Program, including the faculty and their presentations for your interest.  Be sure to plan your schedule to attend this excellent symposium! This is your opportunity to meet your colleagues, interact with the exhibitors and view their latest diagnostic products, and get the chance to win a prize during our Trivia Contest. All this while obtaining 4 continuing education credits by the ASCLS P.A.C.E® Program.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Dr. Phyllis Della-Latta
Dr. Maria Aguero-Rosenfeld
Program & Fund-Raising Chairs, NYCASM

Faculty of the Spring Meeting 2015

Lawrence Brandt, MD
Professor of Medicine & Surgery
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Emeritus Chief, Division of Gastroenterology
Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, NY

David W. Craft, PhD
Associate Professor, Division of Clinical Pathology
Medical Director, Microbiology Laboratory
Penn State, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Hershey, PA

Kurt E. Schaecher, PhD, ASCP
Lieutenant Colonel
Medicine Division, USAMRIID
Fort Detrick, MD

Kirsten St. George, PhD
Chief, Viral Diseases
Wadsworth Center, NYSDOH
Clinical Professor, Biomedical Sciences
University at Albany, SUNY
Albany, NY

Program of Spring Meeting 2015

Assessing Patient Outcomes from Multiplex Testing of Positive Blood Cultures
Dr. David W. Craft

Ebola Outbreak 2014-2015: Experiences from the Field
Dr. Kurt E. Schaecher

The Enterovirus D68 Outbreak & Associated Lab Testing
Dr. Kirsten St. George

The Role of Fecal Microbiota Transplant In the Management of C.difficile Infection
Dr. Lawrence Brandt

The Big Apple Confounding Cases