Flu, RSV and Strep A Update: Why Molecular is the Right Method for Testing
Date:
January 15, 2020
Time:
2:30 PM ET
 
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Webinar Description

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Gregory Berry, Ph.D., D(ABMM)

Dr. Berry is the Director of Molecular Diagnostics and Microbiology at Northwell Health Labs and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He also serves as the Assistant Director for Infectious Disease Diagnostics at Northwell Health Labs. Dr. Berry has more than 10 years of experience in laboratory diagnostics. Throughout his career, he has been actively involved in improving the quality of healthcare and patient outcomes by serving in numerous director and hospital leadership positions. In addition, he has taken special interest in rapid testing used at the point of care and translating the importance of appropriate respiratory diagnostics as clinical guidelines have evolved. His perspectives have been shared through many clinical presentations including at national associations and in CAPTODAY. Dr. Berry previously taught at Hofstra University School of Medicine as Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. He earned his Ph.D. from Penn State University in Microbiology and Immunology. He earned his Bachelors of Biology from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.
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Who Should Attend
  • Lab Technicians
  • Staff Providing or Managing POC Lab Testing
  • Care Providers
  • Office Administrators in Primary Care Practices

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Flu, RSV and Strep A Update: Why Molecular is the Right Method for Testing
Date:
January 15, 2020
Time:
2:30 PM ET






Date:
January 15, 2020
Time:
2:30 PM ET
The Details

Join this complimentary P.A.C.E. accredited webinar for an expert update and perspectives on new respiratory testing approaches using molecular diagnostics, which help streamline laboratory workflows and improve patient care.

This webinar is co-sponsored by Abbott.

What You'll Learn
  • Discuss the current state of influenza and Group A Strep (GAS) in the U.S.
  • Review latest guidelines and recommendations for influenza and GAS
  • Describe rapid CLIA-waived influenza and GAS diagnostic tests, including lateral flow, readers and molecular
  • Assess the benefits of molecular testing in CLIA waived settings
Who is Speaking?
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Gregory Berry, Ph.D., D(ABMM)
Dr. Berry is the Director of Molecular Diagnostics and Microbiology at Northwell Health Labs and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He also serves as the Assistant Director for Infectious Disease Diagnostics at Northwell Health Labs. Dr. Berry has more than 10 years of experience in laboratory diagnostics. Throughout his career, he has been actively involved in improving the quality of healthcare and patient outcomes by serving in numerous director and hospital leadership positions. In addition, he has taken special interest in rapid testing used at the point of care and translating the importance of appropriate respiratory diagnostics as clinical guidelines have evolved. His perspectives have been shared through many clinical presentations including at national associations and in CAPTODAY. Dr. Berry previously taught at Hofstra University School of Medicine as Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. He earned his Ph.D. from Penn State University in Microbiology and Immunology. He earned his Bachelors of Biology from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.
Who Should Join?
  • Lab Technicians
  • Staff Providing or Managing POC Lab Testing
  • Care Providers
  • Office Administrators in Primary Care Practices
 
Webinar Description

About the Speaker
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Gregory Berry, Ph.D., D(ABMM)
Dr. Berry is the Director of Molecular Diagnostics and Microbiology at Northwell Health Labs and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He also serves as the Assistant Director for Infectious Disease Diagnostics at Northwell Health Labs. Dr. Berry has more than 10 years of experience in laboratory diagnostics. Throughout his career, he has been actively involved in improving the quality of healthcare and patient outcomes by serving in numerous director and hospital leadership positions. In addition, he has taken special interest in rapid testing used at the point of care and translating the importance of appropriate respiratory diagnostics as clinical guidelines have evolved. His perspectives have been shared through many clinical presentations including at national associations and in CAPTODAY. Dr. Berry previously taught at Hofstra University School of Medicine as Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. He earned his Ph.D. from Penn State University in Microbiology and Immunology. He earned his Bachelors of Biology from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.

Who Should Attend
  • Lab Technicians
  • Staff Providing or Managing POC Lab Testing
  • Care Providers
  • Office Administrators in Primary Care Practices
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