2017 Programs

10 - 12 APRIL Advances in Prenatal Molecular Diagnostics
11 - 12 APRIL Advanced Diagnostics for Infectious Disease
11 - 12 APRIL Cell-Free DNA in Clinical Oncology
12 - 13 APRIL Biomarkers for Immunotherapy
12 - 13 APRIL Point-of-Care Diagnostics
12 - 13 APRIL Enabling Technologies for Cell-Free DNA


Pedro Fernando da Costa VasconcelosZika Virus Biology and Pathogenesis

Pedro Fernando da Costa Vasconcelos, M.D., Ph.D., Medical Virologist and Director, Evandro Chagas Institute, Ministry of Health, Brazil

Peter LuppaNovel Analytical Opportunities for Patient-Near Testing

Peter B. Luppa, Ph.D., Head, Central Laboratory, Institute for Clinical Chemistry, Technische Universität München, Germany

Abhijit PatelEarly Detection Using cfDNA: Promise and Challenges

Abhijit Patel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Therapeutic Radiology, Yale University, United States

G. Mike MakrigiorgosQuantitative Nuclease-Assisted Minor-Allele Enrichment Simplifies Circulating DNA Analysis

G. Mike Makrigiorgos, Ph.D., Professor, Radiation Oncology, Dana Farber and Harvard Medical School, United States

Kenneth EmancipatorPrecision Immunotherapy: The Challenge of Converting Complex Predictive Biomarkers into Practical Companion Diagnostics

Kenneth Emancipator M.D., Executive Medical Director, Translational Medicine, Companion Diagnostics, Merck & Co., United States