Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Grand Rounds

Topic: Method Evaluation and Its Importance to Laboratory Medicine


Monday, March 20, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
ZOOM Meeting


Dave Koch, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Division of Pathology
Interim Co-Director, Clinical Laboratories and Clinical Pathology
Emory University

Target Audience:

Faculty, Invitation Only, Residents/Fellows

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the presentation, participants will be able to:

Discuss the essence of method evaluation.

Identify and avoid the two most common mistakes clinical laboratorians make when conducting method evaluation studies.

Describe the basis for deciding whether a new method is acceptable.


The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the Activity.


Dave Koch, Ph.D. has disclosed that he/she has no relevant financial disclosures. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

For additional information, contact Karen Earick (904) 244-6069 karen.earick@jax.ufl.edu.