Who Should Attend

Laboratory directors
Laboratory supervisors/managers
Laboratory administration
Quality managers
Clinical chemists
Molecular biologists
IVD industry scientists
Research scientists
Health care professionals interested in laboratory medicine.


Learning Objectives

  • Identify key attributes of a successful leadership team, recognize perspectives of individual team members; and employ techniques to enhance their in?uence.

  • Discuss advances in cutting-edge noninvasive applications for personalized diagnostics.

  • Improve laboratory performance to add value to clinicians and ultimately patient care.

  • Design a plan for improving ef?ciency and accuracy in the laboratory setting


Meeting Highlights

  • Laboratory management essentials and leadership teams.

  • Point-of-care testing in health care systems for patient centered care.

  • Accreditation of medical laboratories.

  • Six sigma applications in clinical laboratories.

  • Quality performance indicators.

  • Clinical and laboratory updates on cancer biomarkers and hematological malignancies.

  • Applications of Next Generation Sequencing in clinical practice.

  • Newborn screening programs.

  • Non invasive prenatal testing.

  • Cervical cancer screening.

  • Updates on Diabetes mellitus and renal diseases.

  • Clinical applications of Mass Spectrometry.

  • Analytical challenges and controversies in Clinical Chemistry.

  • Emerging topics in laboratory medicine.