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PACE / State of CA / State of FL
In this month’s “Virtual Lecture,” Andres Acosta, M.D., Ph.D., discusses how individualized medicine can play a role in obesity.

By MCL Education • November 19, 2021

PACE / State of CA / State of FL
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This Phlebotomy Webinar will enhance the user’s knowledge regarding how the secrets of magicians can be used to reduce patient fear and anxiety associated with hospital and clinic visits. Attendees will be provided with research studies and rationale for using magic tricks and similar techniques to decrease exam length and possibly sedation needed during radiography exams. Visual examples of concepts will be demonstrated to ensure complete understanding. A variety of tools and recommendations will be offered to fit every health care worker’s comfort level. The goal of the presentation is to provide information that will improve the overall patient experience, as well as make the job of the care provider easier and more enjoyable.

By MCL Education • November 17, 2021

PACE / State of CA / State of FL
In this month’s “Virtual Lecture,” Michael Camilleri, M.D., discusses the leaky gut, helping to understand components of the intestinal barrier, how to measure its permeability, review literature about effects that stress and diet have on permeability, and takes a futuristic look at barrier disfunction in the context of inflammatory bowel disease.

By MCL Education • October 21, 2021

Director of Mayo Clinic’s Infectious Diseases Serology Laboratory, Elitza Theel, Ph.D., joins a discussion about COVID-19 antibody testing in a recent story on NPR.

By Tracy Will • September 22, 2021

PACE / State of CA / State of FL
This “Continual Improvement” webinar will share how boundless collaboration can be achieved when laboratory practices are standardized across multiple laboratory locations.

By MCL Education • September 8, 2021

PACE
In this month’s “Virtual Lecture,” Sean Pittock, M.D., discusses the rapidly evolving field of autoimmune neurology helping physicians quickly and accurately diagnose this treatable patient population.

By MCL Education • September 1, 2021

PACE / State of CA / State of FL
This "Phlebotomy Webinar" presentation will review the methods available to detect latent infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis, or latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI), including the classic tuberculin skin test and the more recently developed interferon gamma release assays (IGRA).

By MCL Education • August 18, 2021

PACE
In this month’s “Virtual Lecture”, Lisa M. Rimsza, M.D. covers the history and spectrum of diseases known as “amyloidosis” presented in the context of a clinical case report published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings. The clinical presentation, detection methods, classification, prognosis, and non-amyloid immunoglobulin deposition diseases are described including recent comprehensive mass spectrometry data from Mayo Clinic Laboratories.

By MCL Education • June 24, 2021

PACE / State of CA / State of FL
This "Phlebotomy Webinar" presentation highlights the most common pre-analytical variables encountered in the hospital setting that may compromise blood specimen integrity and lead to specimen recollection.

By MCL Education • June 18, 2021

PACE / State of CA / State of FL
This “Continual Improvement” webinar will share how the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic provides root cause analysis (RCA) education to lab staff.

By MCL Education • June 9, 2021

PACE / State of CA / State of FL
In this month’s “Virtual Lecture,” Justin Kreuter, M.D., goes over the importance of maintaining a healthy blood donor community by talking about the effects of blood donation on stored iron and describing which individuals are at a higher risk for iron deficiency anemia.

By MCL Education • April 22, 2021

PACE
In this month’s “Virtual Lecture” Anand Padmanabhan, M.B.B.S., Ph.D., provides an overview of diagnostic testing of Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) with an emphasis on recent advances in functional HIT testing.

By MCL Education • March 18, 2021

PACE / State of CA / State of FL
This "Continual Improvement" webinar will discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic has been fast and furious but has also been an incredible learning opportunity. It has presented a variety of challenges as it has unfolded during the last year.

By MCL Education • March 10, 2021