How to ensure accurate and robust reference intervals?

Professor Yesim Özarda, from Uludag University gives an presentation about reference intervals on Thursday 6 February 2020 at the International Congress on Quality in Laboratory Medicine in Helsinki. Professor Özarda summarizes that the reference intervals are a vital part of the information supplied by laboratories to support the interpretation of numerical clinical pathology results. Reference … Continued

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Share your research results at Labquality Days. Join the ePoster session!

The ePoster session arranged during Labquality Days is a great opportunity to showcase projects and research results in laboratory medicine, personalized medicine or quality management. Selected posters are displayed in the best spot in the main lobby, where Congress visitors can explore them freely throughout Labquality Days. Please send us your abstract by 30 November 2019.

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How good comments can medical laboratories provide clinicians?

On the first congress day the scientific program is build on the theme Harmonization of medical laboratory practices. One of the speakers is M.D., Ph.D. Eva Ajzner who will highlight the meaning of interpretive commenting (IC) as an integral part of postanalytical activities of laboratories. Please read up on Dr. Ajzner’s subject ”Quality of Comments for the Clinicians” on the abstract here.

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International Congress on Quality in Laboratory Medicine 2020

Labquality Days – the International Congress on Quality in Laboratory Medicine is one of the largest annual international congresses in Scandinavia focused on Quality and Laboratory Medicine. The congress consists of an extensive two-day national and international program in connection with a vast exhibition area in the field of clinical laboratory and healthcare technology. The scientific program of the 2020 Labquality Days is built around the theme of optimizing quality.

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How to assess a risk of subclinical atherosclerosis?

  Keynote speaker: Vilmundur Gudnason Dr. Gudnason is a Professor in University of Iceland.  He has also been the director of the Icelandic Heart Association Research Institute since 1999. Previously Dr Gudnason was the director of the Genetic Laboratories of the Icelandic Heart Association from 1995-1999. Dr Gudnason has been professor in Cardiovascular Genetics at … Continued

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Meet the Expert

  International Congress on Quality in Laboratory Medicine 7-8 February 2019, Helsinki Labquality Days – International Congress on Quality in Laboratory Medicine is one of the largest annual International Congresses in Scandinavia focused on Quality and Laboratory Medicine. We have an extensive two days national and international program in connection with a wide exhibition in … Continued

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Diagnostic Pathways - Labquality Days 2018

Practical QC solution for laboratories of any size

  Keynote speaker: Hassan Bayat Dr. Bayat is a Doctor of Clinical Laboratory Science (DCLS); graduated as top student from Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran and he is a member of Immunogenetics Research Center, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, Iran. He is also self-educated in quality assurance and presenting many workshops and lectures about … Continued

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Digital Pathology and Artificial Intelligence (AI)

  Keynote speaker: Sami Blom Application Manager (Fimmic, Finland) Sami Blom is a doctoral student in Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland – FIMM. He has been working with translational cancer research: Research on prognostic tissue biomarkers in prostate cancer. Focus on PI3K/AKT and NFkB pathways Development of immunohistochemical methods and imaging for high-content tissue analysis … Continued

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Labquality Days Quality Control

Why commutability of control materials is so important?

Keynote Speaker: Vincent Delatour Prinicipal Investigator Biomarkers / Bioanalysis at LNE (French Metrology Laboratory) Vincent obtained his Engineer degree in Biotechnology in 2003 (INSA Lyon, France). He did his PhD thesis in exploratory Oncology in the lab of Marie-France Carlier in CNRS (Gif sur Yvette, France), where he studied cell motility through the development of … Continued

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What is the future of internal and external quality assessment?

    Keynote Speaker: Tony Badrick BAppSc, BSc, BA, MLitSt (Math), MBA, PhD(QUT), PhD(UQ), FAIMS, FAACB, FACB, FAIM, Member Aust Maths Soc, FRCPA (Hon), FFSc(RCPA). He was Associate Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine at Bond University for 4 years before becoming the CEO of the RCPAQAP in 2015. He is an Adjunct Professor … Continued

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