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.