What does Choosing Wisely have to do with medical laboratory professionals?
Amanda VanSpronsen, MSc, BSc (MLS), MLT; Valentin Villatoro, MEd, BSc (MLS), MLT; Elijah Chan, BSc(MLS), MLT; Laura Zychla
Understanding Workplace Responsibilities in an Ethically Intriguing Time: CSMLS Code of Ethics
Laura Zychla and Christine Nielsen, BHA, MLT, CAE
The Biosafety Level 3 Laboratory (BSL3): Operational Aspects and Requirements
Janet Reid, MLT, BMLS, ART and Erin Hache, MLT, BMLS
Fundamentals of Immunohistochemistry (IHC): An introduction to modern digital pathology
Terence Litavec, BSc, MLT, SH(ASCP), QIHC
Simulation, this is not a test! Lessons learned from implementation
Meagan Homer, BSc MLS, MEd HSE, MLT and Brady Rose, BSc, MLT
From Bench to Bedside in Organ Transplantation: How Canadian labs have made all the difference
Christina Parsons, BSc MLS, MLT
Educator Ignite: Giving and receiving effective feedback, encouraging critical thinking, and reduced clinical placement pilot
Valentin Villatoro, MEd, BSc (MLS), MLT and Amanda VanSpronsen, MSc, BSc (MLS), MLT; Kalwinder Randhawa, MLT, MEd and Heather McMullen, MLT, BScMLS, Med; Peter J. Bridge, PhD, FCCMG, FACMG
A Human Factors and Analytical Assessment of HbA1c Point-of-Care Testing (POCT) in a Pediatric Diabetes Clinic
Johanna Thayer, BSc and Kes Carson, BSc
Personalized Medicine, Artificial Intelligence Systems and the Medical Laboratory Sciences
Peter J. Bridge, PhD, FCCMG, FACMG
Become a Better BS (Bad Science) Detector!
Valentin Villatoro, MEd, BSc (MLS), MLT; Amanda VanSpronsen, MSc, BSc (MLS), MLT
Lean Six Sigma in the Phlebotomy Lab – A Learned Experience
Chrystal Allen, MLT, ASCP (CT)CM, BHSc, CLSSGB, CLSSBB
How can we use laboratory tests to explore gluten issues; more than just celiac disease
Barbara Ross, MD, FRCPC
Quality Management Standards and Accreditation Why, What, Who, How?
Sheila Woodcock, MBA, ART, FCSMLS(D)
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.