Kelly Dakin Hache is an anatomical pathologist at the QE II Health Sciences Centre in Halifax (Nova Scotia Health Authority – Central Zone). She specializes in orthopedic pathology and breast pathology. She is the medical director of the immunohistochemistry laboratory. She completed a BSc at Mount Allison University, a PhD at Queens University, Medicine and Residency at Dalhousie University and a fellowship in Orthopedic Pathology at the University of Chicago Medical Centre.
At the end of this session, participants will be able to:
List variables that influence the results of immunohistochemical tests
Understand the selection of normal tissue controls
Identify specific recommendations for use of positive and negative control tissues
Understand principles of test calibrations and validation
Recognize importance of external quality control
Various aspects of the immunohistochemical test and quality assurance are reviewed.
Video will be available from January 19 – February 26, 2021