Add to Calendar2019-09-20 08:00:002019-09-21 11:15:00Emerging Topic Conference: The Genomics Revolution
The conference will focus on genomics and the changing approach to diagnostics, management and research in adult and pediatric liver diseases.
Arlington, VA 22202
Add to Calendar2019-10-04 08:00:002019-10-05 14:00:00AASLD / EASL ALD Conference
This meeting will bridge critical gaps in ALD diagnosis, management and clinical trial design.
1 W. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Add to Calendar2019-11-08 09:00:002019-11-12 14:00:00The Liver Meeting
The Liver MeetingÂ® is the annual must-attend event bringing together 9,500 attendees from around the world to exchange the latest research, discuss new developments in treatment outcomes, and network with other experts in the field.
Add to Calendar2019-12-14 08:00:002019-12-15 17:00:00TASL-AASLD Joint Symposium: HBV Elimination
Doctors Anna S. Lok and K. Rajender Reddy will join Dr. Jia-Horng Kao and other faculty from Taiwan to host the first TASL-AASLD Joint Symposium as part of the TASL (Taiwan Association for the Study of the Liver) Annual Meeting, December 14-15, 2019 in Taipei.
Beitou District, Taipei City
Add to Calendar2020-03-20 08:00:002020-03-21 15:00:00Emerging Topic Conference: Nuclear Receptors as Common Clinical Targets for the Treatment of Cholestatic and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Diseases
More information is coming soon.
LiverLearningÂ® is the official eLearning portal of AASLD. Users can access educational resources by topic, speaker, event, and content type â€” including video, audio, and slide decks. Continuing education (CME/CE credits and MOC points) is available for a variety of enduring materials on the portal. All current AASLD members automatically receive complete access to LiverLearningÂ®, and non-members can purchase access for one year with a subscription.
The position does require on-call responsibilities shared between 8 technicians.
Perform routine histopathologic tests in a clinical laboratory for use in the treatment and diagnosis of disease.
Perform routine paraffin sections of surgical and autopsy tissue for microscopic examination in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
Perform frozen cryostat sectioning.
Prepare specimens and reagents for processing; perform routine and special staining techniques.
Label, file, discard and maintain records of slides and blocks.
Reconcile labels with finished products and provide specimens for microscopic examination and diagnosis by the pathologist.
Order appropriate tests in the computer.
Perform various Quality Control procedures to maintain compliance with internal and external regulations.
Utilize various hospital information systems and software.
May teach preparatory techniques to residents, fellows, students.
May demonstrate preparatory/instrument use for medical students, visiting students.
Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Associate Degree in Science required.
No experience required.
Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification
Histology Technician preferred. Registry eligible with the commitment to certify within 18 months.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Able to listen, read, understand and perform assigned laboratories.
Manual dexterity skills adequate for fine detail work.
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