Virtual Journal Club

May 29, 2020

Join clinical microbiology laboratory directors in discussing recent journal articles in clinical microbiology. Each month a group of presenters will discuss one or two articles in-depth. Journal clubs are held every second Tuesday at 2pm Eastern. 

This activity is free to ASM members.

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Diagnostic Accuracy of a Noninvasive Test for Detection of Helicobacter pylori and Resistance to Clarithromycin in Stool by the Amplidiag H. pylori+ClariR Real-Time PCR Assay. M. Pichon, et al. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. Mar 2020, 58 (4) e01787-19.

Detection of Intestinal Protozoa in Trichrome-Stained Stool Specimens by Use of a Deep Convolutional Neural Network. B.A. Mathison, J. L. Kohan, J. F. Walker, R. B. Smith, O. Ardon, and M. R. Couturier. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. May 2020, 58 (6) e02053-19. 

Thomas Durant, M.D., Yale School of Medicine
Lisa Stempak, M.D., University Hospitals Health System

Daniel Rhoads, M.D., D(ABMM), Case Western Reserve University

Discussion Panel
Allison Eberly, Ph.D., CPEP Fellow, Mayo Clinic
Eric Ransom, Ph.D., CPEP Fellow, Washington University in St. Louis
Lars Westblade, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Weill Cornell Medicine


Next Session Date

August 11, 2020


Missed a past virtual journal club? Catch up by watching recordings on ASM Events Online


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