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Lawrence J. Jennings, MD, PhD

Antonia R. Sepulveda, MD, PhD



Description: Validation of NGS-based testing for oncology panels can be challenging given the many steps and wide range of targeted mutations. In this presentation, Dr. Jennings will discuss the recent AMP/CAP guideline recommendations for validation and review practical ways to provide documented evidence with the clinical NGS reports.

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Duration: 1 hr

Level of Instruction: Basic

Last day to purchase course and claim credit: April 25, 2021

Maximum SAM credit available: 1.0

How to claim credit: To earn SAM credit, all learners must watch the webinar, achieve a minimum score of 80% on the online quiz, and complete an online survey. To access the quiz, click "Submit credit" on the course homepage or click on "My Credit" on the menu to the left and then "submit credit" for the appropriate course.

This course is approved by the American Board of Pathology for 1.0 SAM credits. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Participants must successfully complete the online modular exams (answering at least 80% of the questions in a topic module correctly).

SAM questions edited by: Catherine Cottrell, PhD

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Course Information
Course Date:
April 25, 2018
Course Objectives
  • Describe an error-based approach to validation and choose which sources of variation need to be assessed.
  • Estimate the number of samples that are needed to confidently achieve a stated reliability.
  • Use tolerance limits to define minimum QC performance criteria.
  • Compare ways to assess library complexity.
NGS Validation Wet Lab
Individual topic purchase: Selected
American Board of Pathology
Self-Assessment Module: 1.00
Jennings Webinar (+SAM)
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Non-member Price: $215.00