McCall Invited Speaker at the Biorepository Management Workshop

Dr. Shannon McCall was an invited speaker at the Biorepository Management Workshop during the 2016 Association of Pathology Chairs Annual Meeting.  Her abstract was selected for presentation following a competitive application process.  Dr. McCall's presentation, entitled "Rising to the Challenge:  A Pathology-Centered Biobank" was delivered on July 12, 2016 in San Diego.  Other represented biorepositories included those from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Moffitt Cancer Center, and the University of Virginia.  Attendees learned about opportunities for pathologists to assume leadership roles in translational biospecimen-based research at their institutions.  Education was provided regarding best practices in biobank quality, cost-recovery, data integration, and regulatory compliance.