Tuesday January 19, 2015

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4:00 – 5:00 PM    Board Meeting

5:00 – 6:00 PM    Mixer

6:00 – 7:00 PM    Dinner

7:00 – 8:00 PM    Peter Butler

8:00 – 9:00 PM    Patricia Jones


Beckman Coulter, Inc.
250 So. Kraemer Blvd
Brea, CA 92821

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Publicity - SoCal AACC

SoCal AACC Meeting - Jan 19th, 2016

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. What Leads to Type-2 Diabetes?


Peter Butler, MD    
Peter Butler, MD
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center


Learning Objectives:

   Understand the role of life style on the risk of diabetes

   Understand the role of beta cell loss in diabetes

   Know how we can best reduce the risk of Type 2 Diabetes





B. Pediatric Reference Intervals


Patricia Jones, PhD DABCC

Director, Chemistry and Metabolic Disease Lab

Children's Medical Center, Dallas TX 


Learning Objectives:

    Discuss the need for using pediatric reference intervals (PRI)

    List some of the difficulties with establishing PRI

   Describe ways to obtain and utilize a previously published pediatric  reference interval

    List some caveats to be aware of when establishing PRI



This Event is FREE Thanks to Generous Support from 

Beckman Coulter