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CLSI Educational Webinars on Laboratory Standards

CLSI/CAP Webinar: Resources for Implementation of Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization Time-Of-Flight Mass Spectrometry (MALDI-TOF MS) in the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 | 1:00–2:00 PM Eastern (US) Time

Presented by:
Carey-Ann Burnham, PhD, D(ABMM), FIDSA, F(AAM)
Professor of Pathology & Immunology Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine

Kaede Ota Sullivan, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FAAP, FCCM, D(ABMM)
Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

Earn 1.0 PACE CE® Credit.

Cost: $30.00 per site.
Member discounts do not apply to this webinar.

CLSI 2019 AST Webinar: M100-Ed29 Updates

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 | 1:00–2:30 PM Eastern (US) Time
or
Thursday, February 21, 2019 | 3:00–4:30 PM Eastern (US) Time

At the conclusion of this webinar, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify the major changes found in the updated edition of CLSI document M100.
  • Design a strategy for implementing the new standard into laboratory practices.
  • Develop a communication strategy for informing clinical staff of significant AST and reporting changes.

 

Moderator: 
Janet Hindler, MCLS, MT(ASCP), F(AAM) 
Clinical Microbiologist, Los Angeles, CA

Presenters:
Romney M. Humphries, PhD, D(ABMM) 
Chief Scientific Officer, Accelerate Diagnostics, Tucson, AZ 
Audrey Schuetz, MD, MPH, FCAP 
Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Rochester, MN

Earn 1.5 PACE® CE credits.

Cost:
 $99.00 per site. Member discounts apply to this webinar.

ASM-CLSI Webinar Series

CLSI, in partnership with the American Society of Microbiology, offers the following webinar series:

An ASM-CLSI Webinar Series on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing: Advanced Susceptibility Testing and Emerging Technologies
This P.A.C.E. ®-accredited four-part webinar series on antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) in the clinical microbiology laboratory focuses on cases regarding situations in which specialized susceptibility testing for organisms other than common, rapidly-growing aerobic bacteria should be performed. Topics include AST for fastidious bacteria, anaerobic bacteria, yeasts, filamentous fungi, and nontuberculosis mycobacteria. This course will provide a foundation on antifungal and anti-mycobacterial drug classes, their modes of action, spectrum of activity, pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics (PK/PD), and common mechanisms of resistance. Part three of a three-part series.

An ASM-CLSI Webinar Series on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing: Fundamentals of Susceptibility Testing, Reporting, and Test Validation
2017 Series, Currently Available On Demand
The purpose of this P.A.C.E. ®-accredited five-part webinar series is to provide the fundamentals of AST in the clinical microbiology laboratory, delivering foundational information on antibiotic classes, their modes of action, spectrum of activity, and breakpoint determination and interpretations, and more. Additional sessions discuss the methods used and theory behind manual and automated susceptibility testing. This short webinar series provides an introductory curriculum for laboratory technologists to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to perform and interpret antimicrobial susceptibility and effectively report results. Part one of a three-part series.

An ASM-CLSI Webinar Series on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing: Mechanisms of Resistance, Antimicrobial Stewardship, and Infection Prevention
2017 Series, Currently Available On Demand
The purpose of this P.A.C.E. ®-accredited five-part webinar series is to provide thorough coverage of key issues encountered when performing antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) within the clinical laboratory, including the detection of common and novel resistance mechanisms and the utility of antibiograms and antimicrobial stewardship in infection prevention. Part two of a three-part series. 

CLSI Members receive discounts on these ASM-CLSI on-demand webinars—either for a single webinar and or the bundle series. Contact CLSI's customer service at customerservice@clsi.org or +1.610.688.0100 and ask for the "ASM-CLSI Webinar Discount Code."

On-Demand Laboratory Standards Webinars

Webinars provided through CLSI can be purchased and viewed in their entirety on demand. You can find each laboratory standards webinar under its Specialty Area.