Laboratory Medicine and Pathology

HLA Workshop Program

HLA Workshop - 2020 Program 

Lister Conference Centre

 

Please note with the increasing containment measurement in response to the COVID-19 pandemic the Chief Medical Officer of Health and Alberta Health requests that all large events with more than 250 attendees be cancelled. Accordingly, we have cancelled 2020 DRIvE days originally scheduled for April 24. & 25. Thank you very much for your understanding.

Time

Presenter

Title

8:00 - 8:15  Anne Halpin  Welcome and Introductions 
8:15 - 8:35  Anne Halpin, Edmonton HLA Canadian Auto-Ab Data Exchange: Sharing Back the Results
8:35 - 9:05 Deanna Manna, Edmonton HLA Platelet Allo-Antibody Testing in the HLA Laboratory 
9:05 - 9:35  Patient Case Studies (2 presentations)
9:35 - 9:50  Coffee Break (Joining DRIvE Days), Main Foyer 
10:00 - 10:30  Vendor Updates  
10:30 - 11:35  Patient TBA A Patient Story 
11:35 - 12:45  Lunch (Joining DRIvE Days), Maple Leaf Room 
12:45 - 1:45  Dr. Russ Greiner Towards Patient-Specific Treatment: Medical Applications of Machine Learning
1:45 - 2:15  Vendor Updates  
2:15 - 2:45  Joel Rivero, Provincial Laboratory, Vice President CSMLS Evolution in Communication in the Medical Lab Profession
2:45 - 3:30  Dr. Graeme Reid Next Generation Allograft Pathology - Use of the Nanostring Platform
3:30 - 3:45  Anne Halpin ASHI Technologist Updates: Facebook and more!
3:45 - 4:00  Coffee Break (Joining DRIvE Days), Main Foyer
4:00 - 5:15  Dr. John MacGregor Memorial Lecture & DRIvE Day Awards, Maple Leaf Room
5:30 - 8:00  Dinner (Joining DRIvE Days), Maple Leaf Room