SWACM





 

Providing Quality Continuing Education for Clinical Microbiologists

P.O. Box 742857 | Dallas , TX 75374-2857 | 214-345-4256 (Phone) | 214-345-4275 (Fax)


     Current SWACM Workshops

Clinically Relevant Clinical Microbiology Practices

Friday, February 9, 2018

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Lunch Provided

Location:
Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk
San Antonio, Texas
Room: Executive Salon One


Guest Speaker:
Yvette McCarter, PhD, D(ABMM)
UF Health Jacksonville
University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville


Corporate Sponsor:
BioFire Diagnostics

Download Brochure for Clinically Relevant Clinical Microbiology Practices




Past Workshops

 

Download Handout from a recent workshop - with thanks to Accelerate Diagnostics

Guardians of the Antibiotics - Microbiology’s Role in Stewardship

 

 

Download Handouts from a past Workshop:

“Guide and Helpful Tools for Implementing IQCP”


A Guide and Helpful Tools for Implementing IQCP July 28, 2015

 

Developing an Individualized Quality Control Plan (IQCP) For Cepheid’s GeneXpert® Diagnostic Systems

 

APPENDIX A: Sample Fishbone Diagram for Xpert Testing Process

 

APPENDIX B: Sample Risk Assessment for Cepheid GeneXpert Tests

 

GeneXpert® Quality Control Features for All Cepheid Xpert® Assays

 


 

We have some downloadable handouts from this workshop also:

Validation and Verification of Tests in the Microbiology Laboratory
Guest Speaker:
Michael Loeffelholz, Ph.D., D(ABMM)
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, Texas

 

Validation of Microbiology Tests

 

Verification of Microbiology Tests

 

Case Studies, or “Verification Vignettes”

 

 

 

 

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