Biomarkers and Public Health
In this webinar for NACDD Members and partners, Hubert Vesper, PhD, Director of Clinical Standardization Programs, CDC National Center for Environmental Health, explains how the use of chronic disease biomarkers can support public health work and discusses the importance of using standardized assays to yield accurate data. (Run time: 22 minutes)
Accurate Hormone Testing Modules
Accurate Hormone Testing is a series of four online modules from NACDD, the Endocrine Society, and the Partnership for the Accurate Testing of Hormones (PATH) designed to educate fellows and endocrinologists on accurate hormone testing. This course focuses on different aspects of ordering and interpreting hormone assays. Each module includes a lecture, examples, and case-based questions to test your knowledge. Upon completion of this free series, participants are eligible to claim 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for each activity.
Module 1: The Importance of Hormone Measurement and Assay Standardization
Module 2: Hormone Types and Characteristics of an Ideal Assay
Module 3: Methods Used to Measure Hormones and Validation and Judging the Quality of an Assay
Module 4: Factors Affecting Interpretation of Hormone Concentrations for Diagnosis of Endocrine Disease