Lab Matters Winter 2020 - Page 2

2020 APHL Conferences NEW! ID ID Lab Con 2020 is a new APHL conference that provides a forum to discuss the latest developments on detection and characterization of infectious diseases of public health concern. It’s a new opportunity for public health laboratory professionals, clinical laboratorians, leading researchers and diagnostics developers to share their latest findings, technologies and developments and generate solutions to infectious disease problems. LAB CON AUGUST 11-13, 2020 ATLANTA, GA www.aphl.org /idlabcon ID March 9–12, 2020 InFORM 2020 REGISTER NOW! LAB CON Westin Atlanta Peachtree Plaza Atlanta, GA October 18–22, 2020 APHL 2020 Newborn Screening and Genetic Testing Symposium Iowa Events Center Des Moines, IA www.aphl.org /conferences TM Where Laboratory Science and Public Health Meet June 8–11, 2020 Oregon Convention Center Portland, OR APHL’s annual conference brings together state, county and local government laboratory personnel, scientists, healthcare professionals and federal and state agencies to consider current issues, trends and technologies influencing public health laboratory science and practice. www.aphl.org /AC Kati Kelley Distinguished Guest Lecture Public Health for the 21st Century: Leveraging New Data, New Technology and New Partnerships Karen B. DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc Chief Health Officer, Google Health