Tuesday November 17, 2015

 Add to Calendar


4:00 – 5:00 PM    Board Meeting

5:00 – 6:00 PM    Mixer

6:00 – 7:00 PM    Dinner

7:00 – 8:00 PM    Robert Fitzgerald, Ph.D

8:00 – 9:00 PM    Steven Binder


Bio-Rad Laboratories
19 Technology Drive E
Irvine, CA 92618

Driving Directions


Sky Countryman
Publicity - SoCal AACC

SoCal AACC Meeting - Nov 17th, 2015

Learn about advances in clinical chemistry, network with your peers, get two free CE credits, and a free dinner! You do not need to be an AACC member to attend.  

If you cannot attend in person, join us via WebEx

Scientific Program (Submitted for 2 CE) 



A. Clinical Toxicology And The Emergency Department: Partners in Poisoning 


Robert L. Fitzgerald, Ph.D      
Director of Toxicology and Associate Director of Clinical Chemistry

UC San Diego


Learning Objectives:

·   Describe common causes of an elevated anion gap

·   Describe common causes of an elevated osmolal gap

·   Describe the utility of high resolution accurate mass time of flight mass spectrometry in the toxicology lab





B. What Is This LDT Thing All About? (And Who Will Make The Final Decision?)

Steven R. Binder

Senior Director of Technology Development

Bio-Rad Laboratories 


Learning Objectives:

·    List the goals for the FDA's proposal to regulate tests developed by  laboratories

·    Explain the importance of clinical validity as an attribute of tests developed

·   Identify several groups that have stated positions regarding the proposed regulations

·    Describe current expectations regarding the modification and implementation of the FDA's proposal

This Event is FREE Thanks to Generous Support from 

Bio-Rad Laboratories