Carol Cheung, MD, PhD, JD, FRCPC
Valentin Villatoro, MEd, BSc (MLS), MLT; Amanda VanSpronsen, MSc, BSc (MLS), MLT
Chrystal Allen, MLT, ASCP (CT)CM, BHSc, CLSSGB, CLSSBB
Lab Testing in Naturopathic Practice
Dr Joe Klassen, ND, B.Comm
Review several laboratory tests commonly used in alternative medicine and discuss how food sensitivity testing is used in clinical settings and limitations on how that information can be used. An explanation of sensitivity, intolerance and allergy is provided. There will also be a discussion of various hormone assessments, such as urine and saliva, and how these results are used in comparison with serum testing. A brief summary of methods and laboratory accreditation is included.
Cracking the Code: A Journey through Genetics
Amanda Cocca, MLT and Anna Haasen, MLT
Explore the fundamentals of molecular genetics including the structure of DNA and RNA. Learn about mitosis and meiosis (including disorders that may occur due to an error during these processes) as well as different types of genetic variation and modes of inheritance.
Informal Leadership for MLTs: Leading from where you are Webinar
Jennifer O'Leary, BSc, MA, MLT
Often, there is the assumption that those in positions of formal power, those big "L" Leaders or managers, are the only ones who influence change. We underestimate the power of informal leaders on individuals, in teams and to organizations. Learn about the characteristics of effective leaders and discover opportunities where you can have influence through cultivating and applying your leadership skills.