Molecular Virology Workshop Program
The Molecular Virology Workshop will take place at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort in room Coquina A-D.
6 contact hours
Saturday, April 26
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. – 8:05 a.m.
8:05 a.m. - 12:25 p.m.
Session I: Pre-Analytical Considerations
Specimen Selection: What is the Right Specimen for My Test?
Christine C. Ginocchio, Ph. D., M. T. (ASCP); North Shore-LIJ Laboratories, Lake Success, NY
Specimen Collection, Transport, and Storage
Mindy Nye, Ph.D.; LabCorp, Burlington, NC
10:05 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.
Theoretical Aspects of Nucleic Acid Extraction: How Does it Work?
David Hillyard, M.D.; University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Practical Aspects of Nucleic Acid Extraction: What’s on the Shelf?
Richard L. Hodinka, Ph.D., F(AAM); Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
12:25 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Session II: Advanced Sequencing Technologies
First, Second, Third Generation Sequencing and Beyond
Roger Bumgarner, Ph.D.; University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Applications of Next Generation Sequencing in Clinical Virology
Linda Cook, Ph.D.; University of New Mexico Cancer Center, Albuquerque, NM