Accelerating the Implementation of Mass Spectrometry in the Clinical Lab

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UNITED STATES 2017

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Agenda (Preliminary)

SUNDAY January 22

Time

Sessions

BADGE PICKUP
Location: California Ballroom Foyer
ECDC EVENT NOTICE
Location: Top of San Jacinto Mountain via Palm Springs Aerial Tram
RESERVATION REQUIRED
Make Reservation during online Conference Registration. PLEASE READ BELOW

Priority given to Travel Grantees until Dec 2. Limited to 120 Registrants. General Registration opens for non-grantees, if space available, on Dec 2. $50 per registrant. Includes transport, lunch buffet and networking event with speakers.

How do I Modify My Conference Registration?
Answer: You should have received a confirmation email from RegOnline when you registered. Its subject will be MSACL Registration Confirmation. Within this email there is the option to Review your registration. Click on this and then Click on Manage your registration. Here you will need to enter the password that you created when you initiated your registration. Once in, you will be able to modify your registration.

BUS PICKUP at HOTEL: Palm Springs Aerial Tram Retreat
Location: Renaissance Hotel Front Entry
Sponsored by the Early Career Development Council (ECDC). Catch the bus to the Palm Springs Aerial Tram for a ride up the San Jacinto mountain.
RESERVATION REQUIRED
NETWORKING LUNCH BUFFET
Location: The Francis Crocker Room at top of Palm Springs Aerial Tram
Enjoy a lunch buffet overlooking Palm Springs. For ECDC event guests only.
RESERVATION REQUIRED
ECDC SPEAKERS
Location: The Francis Crocker Room at the top of the Palm Springs Aerial Tram
RESERVATION REQUIRED
Chair: David Herold

(1) Daniel Holmes, MD
The Importance of Providing an Interface between Labs Results and Clinicians

(2) Thomas Annesley, PhD
Why be a reviewer? What to look for, and how to write an effective review.

(3) Rainer Vollmerhaus, PhD
Effective Results Management

(4) Karen Mahooti, MBA
Creating Compelling Presentations

EXPLORE THE MOUNTAIN
Location: Top of Palm Springs Aerial Tram
RESERVATION REQUIRED
1st TRAM DEPARTURE FOR SHORT COURSES
Location: Top of Palm Springs Aerial Tram
RESERVATION REQUIRED
ROTATING BUS PICKUP at TRAM BASE STATION
Location: Tram Base Station
Return to Renaissance Hotel
RESERVATION REQUIRED
LAST TRAM DEPARTURE FOR SHORT COURSES
Location: Top of Palm Springs Aerial Tram
RESERVATION REQUIRED
SHORT COURSES
Location: Various Rooms at Renaissance Hotel
PRIVATE DISCUSSION GROUP
Location: Chino
for Short Course Instructors
DINNER ON OWN
Location: Your Decision.
Haven't decided on a dinner location yet? Head to the Hospitality Lounge at Rocks Patio to meet up with old friends or make new ones over drinks and light appetizers before heading to dinner in Palm Springs.
HOSPITALITY LOUNGE
Location: Santa Rosa and Rocks Terrace (if weather is agreeable)
If we're lucky we'll get to enjoy the warm, dry Palm Springs atmosphere on the patio overlooking the pool, with fire pits. But it's probably going to be raining so probably best stay cozy in the Santa Rosa Lounge.