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An exclusive digital series focusing on the most crucial topics and issues facing today’s laboratory professionals

5-Part Series

Published Dec 31, 2020

Laboratory Leadership

Clinical lab managers have a lot on their plate. They are responsible for complying with regulations, budgeting and making purchases, managing laboratory staff, implementing quality control, adhering to safety guidelines, and much more. This series will offer insights and practical solutions for some of the key issues that today's clinical lab managers face.

Articles in this Series
Developing the Next Generation of Laboratory Leaders Dealing with Logistical Challenges in the Lab During the COVID-19 Pandemic Employee Engagement: The Role of The Laboratory Leader 10 Types of Cognitive Biases That Can Impact Decision-Making in the Lab Meeting the Competency Challenge

Laboratory Leadership

Laboratory Leadership

Clinical lab managers have a lot on their plate. They are responsible for complying with regulations, budgeting and making purchases, managing laboratory staff, implementing quality control, adhering to safety guidelines, and much more. This series will offer insights and practical solutions for some of the key issues that today's clinical lab managers face.

Clinical lab managers have a lot on their plate. They are responsible for complying with regulations, budgeting and making purchases, managing laboratory staff, implementing quality control, adhering to safety guidelines, and much more. This series will offer insights and practical solutions for some of the key issues that today's clinical lab managers face.

COVID-19 in Your Lab

COVID-19 in Your Lab

Laboratories will face crucial challenges related to COVID-19 testing in 2021. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, make sure your lab is ready. This series will feature important resources to prepare you and your lab for the coming year.

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Genomics

Genomics

Since the completion of the Human Genome Project, genomics has taken a central role in basic and translational research. Increasingly, genomic information is also being applied in clinical settings. This series will examine how clinical genomics is transforming clinical research, diagnostics, and therapeutics.

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Hematology and Coagulation

Hematology and Coagulation

The growing prevalence and increasing awareness of hematological conditions are major drivers of clinical hematology. This series will explore some of the technological advances that are improving hematological disease monitoring, prognosis, diagnosis, and screening.

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Clinical Chemistry

Clinical Chemistry

Clinical chemistry accounts for the largest volumes of tests in laboratory medicine. It's also the basis of the majority of clinical decisions that are impacted by laboratory results. This series will focus on some of the analytical challenges often encountered in clinical chemistry testing.

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Precision Medicine

Precision Medicine

Precision medicine is a treatment paradigm that incorporates molecular profiling to get the right drug to the right patient at the right time. This series will explore how advances in precision medicine are improving oncology treatment.

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Clinical Pathology

Clinical Pathology

Clinical pathology is a broad field that comprises clinical chemistry, coagulation, hematology, and urinalysis. This series will discuss the latest advances in clinical pathology, including the increasing use of digitized specimen slides.

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Clinical Proteomics

Clinical Proteomics

Protein profiling, which has traditionally been a key research and discovery tool for therapeutics, can also serve as a powerful diagnostic tool. This series will examine the technological innovations that are driving proteomics into the clinical laboratory.

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Infectious Diseases

Infectious Diseases

Globally, infectious diseases are the leading cause of premature mortality. This series will explore the latest research and clinical activities being undertaken to curb the spread of infectious disease.

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The Future of the Clinical Lab

The Future of the Clinical Lab

Clinical labs are experiencing a shift away from increasingly unviable traditional fee-for-service business models toward value-based models. This series will explore how that shift is poised to fuel a larger transition across the health care industry from sick care to well care.

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Emerging Applications of Clinical Mass Spectrometry

Clinical Mass Spectrometry

As a clinical tool, mass spectrometry boasts high analytical specificity and sensitivity, multiplexing capability, and low sample cost. This series will explore the latest advances in clinical mass spectrometry.

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Remote Employees: Lessons Learned from COVID-19

Laboratory Staffing & Training

Staff shortages plague clinical laboratories across the country. This series will provide helpful tips for recruiting star employees to your lab, retaining them, and training them.

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Cancer Diagnostics

Cancer Diagnostics

Cancer is one of the most common diseases in the world. Yet, unlike many other life-threatening diseases, laboratory diagnostics of cancer remains limited. This series will explore cancer diagnostics from a variety of perspectives.

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