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Fall 2019

In this issue:

  • Delaware Public Health Laboratory Biosafety Update
  • May 2019 Laboratory Preparedness Advisory Meeting
  • Rapid HIV 1/2 Testing In Delaware
  • DPHL Drinking Water Section is EPA Certified...
  • The Role of Syndromic Surveillance in Public Health
  • Employee News

Follow the links below to past issues of the Delaware Public Health Laboratory’s newsletter!

Spring 2019

In this issue:

  • Delaware Food Outbreaks 2018
  • Playing in the Sandbox with Agents of Bioterrorism
  • Molecular Virology bids Goodbye to Viral Culture
  • Antimicrobial Resistance Laboratory Network (ARLN) Update
  • Employee News

Fall 2018

In this issue:

  • LPAC Spring 2018 Update
  • Biosafety Peer Network
  • Bioterrorism Update
  • Environmental Control Technicians Move to DPHL
  • Tuberculosis Exposure at a Delaware Long Term Care Facility 2017-2018
  • Employee News

Spring 2018

In this issue:

  • Newborn Screening Era at DPHL Comes to an End
  • Epidemiology and Laboratory Tabletop Exercise
  • Bioterrorism Update
  • Antimicrobial Resistance Laboratory Network (ARLN) Update
  • Employee News

Fall 2017 Volume 40

In this issue:

  • 2016-2017 Influenza Season
  • Which Came First, the Mosquito or the Arbovirus?
  • Carbapenemase Producing Organism Testing Update for August 2017
  • New Analytical Testing Added in the Drinking Water Laboratory
  • Employee News

Spring 2017 Volume 40

In this issue:

  • Next Generation DNA Testing
  • Bioterrorism Update
  • Antimicrobial Resistance
  • Antimicrobial Resistance map
  • National Quality Indicators in Newborn screening
  • Employee News

Spring 2016 Volume 40

In this issue:

  • Zika Testing
  • Spring LPAC
  • Duck Odyssey
  • Governor's 5K
  • Employee News

Winter 2016 Volume 40

In this issue:

  • LPAC Spring 2015 Meeting
  • LPAC Fall 2015 Meeting
  • Delaware Identifies 14th VRSA in U.S.
  • Employee News

Winter 2015 Volume 39

In this issue:

  • Laboratory Preparedness Advisory Committee Meeting 
  • Molecular Diagnosis of Influenza Infection and Live Attenuated Vaccines
  • Hurricane Exercise
  • Preparedness Suites: A Retrospective
  • Employee News

Summer 2014 Volume 38

In this issue:

  • Give Us A Reason To Celebrate And We Will!
  • Laboratory Preparedness Advisory Committee Meeting

Winter 2013-2014 Volume 38

  • DPHL Demonstrates Excellence in Collaborative Food Testing Methodology
  • Laboratory Preparedness Advisory Committee Fall 2013 Meeting
  • Emerging Infectious Disease Update: Influenza A/H7N9 (Eurasian Lineage) and Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)
  • Employee News

Summer/Fall 2013

In this issue:

  • Lab week
  • Lab in a Bag
  • ELC-Foodbourne Disease Surveillance Update
  • healthiest Lab Award
  • Laboratory Preparedness Advisory Committee Meeting
  • Employee News

Winter 2012-13

In this issue:

  • Newborn Screening 50th Anniversary
  • New DPH Medical Director
  • Preparedness Update
  • LIMS Electronic Data Messaging

Fall 2012

In this issue:

  • DPHL Receives Award
  • Laboratory Preparedness Update
  • STDs in School Based Health C125
  • There was a fox . . . .
  • West Nile Virus in DE

Spring 2012

In this issue:

  • Laboratory Preparedness Update
  • Influenza Summary Report
  • Delaware Public Health Laboratory Week

Winter 2011-2012

In this issue:

  • New and Improved Trichomonas Testing
  • Operation Loose Package
  • SCID Testing Update
  • Purple Drinking Water
  • Sentinel Laboratory Workshop

Fall 2011

In this issue:

  • LPAC meeting
  • New HIV Testing Algorithm
  • LIMS Update
  • Influenza Update 2011-2012

Summer 2011

In this issue:

  • Laboratory Preparedness Advisory Committee
  • Evaluation of Gen-Probe’s APTIMA Method for the Detection of HIV-1 at DPHL
  • DPHL Celebrates National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week
  • Intern Report, Employee News

Winter/Spring 2011

In this issue:

  • Governor Markell Announces New Drinking Water Initiatives
  • Drinking Water Laboratory Certification as it Relates to Public Health
  • Newborn Screening in Delaware - 2011 View
  • DPH Laboratory Open House, Intern Report, Employee News

Fall 2010

In this issue:

  • Molecular Diagnosis of Influenza: Highs and Lows
  • Severe Combined Immune Deficiency (SCID)
  • Environmental Leadership Academy & Laboratory Accreditation
  • Biological Laboratory Preparedness Advisory Committee
  • Employee News

Summer 2010

In this issue:

  • Filter Concentration and Detection of BT Agents
  • Gen-Probe Molecular Test for Early Detection of HIV
  • DPHL Hosts Visitor from Guam
  • Bioterrorism Update
  • Employee News and Intern Update

Spring 2010

In this issue:

  • Tuberculosis-Polymerase Chain Reaction Testing at DPHL
  • Bioterrorism Update
  • LPAC Update
  • Detection of Norovirus in Food Matrices
  • National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week
  • Employee News

Winter 2010

In this issue:

  • Navigating the Changing Tides of Professional Certification
  • Delaware's Public health Laboratory Implementing Second Tier Testing for Cystic Fibrosis
  • 2010 Training Opportunities
  • New Molecular Testing for Sexually Transmitted Diseases in the Microbiology Section
  • We Do It for the Babies!
  • Employee News

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