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February 2018 Meeting

February 8, 2018 by  
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Speaker: Steven J. Soldin, Ph.D., NIH Clinical Center

Topic: The role of mass spectrometry in optimizing the diagnosis and management of patients with thyroid and adrenal diseases

Date: Monday, February 12, 2018

Time: 6:15 pm Dinner, 7:15 pm Presentation

Location: Shimadzu Scientific Instrument, Inc. Training Center 7100 Riverwood Drive, Columbia, MD 21046 (Directions)

Dinner: Please RSVP to Stefani Thomas (sthoma92@jhmi.edu) before Friday, January 5th if you will be attending the dinner.

Abstract: We will overview the role LCMS/MS has played in improving both the diagnosis and treatment of patients with hypothyroidism and adrenal diseases. Currently immunoassays account for the misdiagnosis of close to 50% of the hypothyroid population (20 million in the USA) and 30% of adrenal disorders (25 million in the USA).

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