VIRTUAL
October 13-16, 2020

Our first Virtual LOINC Conference

Join LOINCers from around the globe at this special virtual event. Each day, the conference will feature informative presentations by members of the LOINC team and/or the LOINC user community. In addition, there will be a combined Laboratory and Clinical Committee meeting on October 13th, as well as individual Laboratory and Committee meetings on October 15th and 16th, respectively.

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The following schedule is tentative and subject to change.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

8:30-9:30 a.m. EDT

12:30-13:30 UTC

FREE SESSION

Opening Remarks

Peter Embí, MD, MS, FACP, FACMI, FAMIA
President/CEO, Regenstrief Institute

CLEM MCDONALD LECTURE

Terminology Mapping’s Key Role in Improving Care: The Experience of the INPC

John P. Kansky
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Award Presentations

9:45-10:45 a.m. EDT

13:45-14:45 UTC

FREE SESSION

Combined Laboratory LOINC and Clinical LOINC Committee Meeting

We strongly encourage everyone to attend this special meeting where we will provide important LOINC updates that apply to both Laboratory and Clinical domains.

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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EDT

15:00-16:00 UTC

LOINC 101: Understanding LOINC concepts and uses

Pamela Banning, Jami Deckard
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Specific examples of ongoing collaborative research and obstacles using physiologic time series signals

Gilles Clermont
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1:00-2:00 p.m. EDT

17:00-18:00 UTC

Tapping into the power of LOINC searches

John Hook, Brenée Mitchell
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How expanded LOINC data understanding can increase the power of real-world data

Alexander Chettiath
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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

8:30-9:30 a.m. EDT

12:30-13:30 UTC

The German Corona Consensus Dataset (GECCO): A standardized dataset for COVID-19

Christine Haas, Sylvia Thun, Kai Heitmann
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9:45-10:45 a.m. EDT

13:45-14:45 UTC

Generating FDA-ready submission datasets for new COVID-19 therapies directly from Electronic Health Records using the new COVID-19 LOINC codes

Jozef Aerts
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EDT

15:00-16:00 UTC

AI Algorithms coding with international standards: ICD-10, LOINC and SNOMED CT for the epidemiological surveillance environment

M. Rodríguez Naque, M. Prieto, L. Lozano, G. Calero, G. González Gacio, A. Mas Mota
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1:00-2:00 p.m. EDT

17:00-18:00 UTC

Pooled COVID-19 Testing: Mapping and Interoperability Considerations

Andrea Pitkus
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Thursday, October 15, 2020

8:30-10:45 a.m. EDT

12:30-14:45 UTC

FREE SESSION

Laboratory LOINC Committee Meeting

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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EDT

15:00-16:00 UTC

Building Blocks of LOINC: Parts and how they link to other ontologies

David Baorto
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Automated hierarchical crosswalk between LOINC Laboratory tests and SNOMED

Polina Talapova, Eduard Korchmar
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1:00-2:00 p.m. EDT

17:00-18:00 UTC

Overview of LOINC FHIR Terminology Services

Swapna Abhyankar
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The LHC LOINC validator and the numbers and kinds of mapping errors in 190 million mapped clinical observations

Clem McDonald
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Friday, October 16, 2020

8:30-9:30 a.m. EDT

12:30-13:30 UTC

Occupational Health and LOINC: A Need for Standards

David Carlson, Rich Hammel
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Sharing our experience of LOINC implementation in MainEDC™

Anna Polikarova
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9:45-10:45 a.m. EDT

13:45-14:45 UTC

Sharing Your Pain

Tess Settergren, Susan A. Matney, Kay Lytle, Nathan Davis
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Problem Concept Maps (ProMaps): Use of LOINC for Mitigation of Cognitive Load/Considerations in the Utilization of LOINC in the Problem Concept Maps (PCM)

Joel Buchanan, Andrea Pitkus
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EDT

15:00-16:00 UTC

FREE SESSION

Clinical LOINC Committee Meeting Free Event

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1:00-2:00 p.m. EDT

17:00-18:00 UTC

FREE SESSION

Clinical LOINC Committee Meeting (continued)

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A tremendous learning opportunity

The push for health data interoperability is coming from many directions, and LOINC plays an essential role. At this workshop you’ll learn what’s necessary to implement LOINC into your systems. For the first time ever, you can attend these educational sessions remotely!

Access to all presentation resources after the event

Learning doesn't stop at the conclusion of the conference. As a paid attendee, you will have access to slides and recordings for all presentations. That way you can catch any of the sessions you may have missed. Please allow two weeks for resources to be processed and made available.

The entire LOINC Team will be available to assist you during the conference.
Registration deadline is Sunday, October 11, 2020
  • EARLY BIRD $150 UNTIL
    September 17, 2020
  • REGULAR $200 UNTIL
    October 5, 2020
  • LATE $250 UNTIL
    October 11, 2020
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