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Pathology Update is back in 2016!

The last Pathology Update took place at the Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi from 11-12 December 2015. This two-day meeting brought together a remarkable group of pathologists and laboratory professionals from all parts of the Middle East and beyond to share their scientific endeavors, experience, and best practices in laboratory medicine. The enthusiastic participation contributed to the robust discussions and helped to make this international conference a resounding success!

The conference provided an international platform for attendees to network and share their experiences with each other. By expanding to provide...read more


Speakers


  • Blair Holladay, PhD, SCT(ASCP)CM
    Chief Executive Officer
    American Society for Clinical Pathology
    United States of America

  • Gary Wayne Procop, MD, MASCP
    Director, Clinical Virology, Department of Laboratory Medicine
    Cleveland Clinic
    United States of America

  • Kandice Kottke-Marchant, MD
    Professor & Chair, Dept of Pathology
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
    United States of America

  • Omar Hameed, MD
    Professor, Vice Chair of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    United States of America

  • Robert B. Lorsbach, MD, PhD
    Director of Hematopathology
    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Ohio
    United States of America

  • Laila Osama AbdelWareth, MBBCh, FRCPc, FCAP, EMHCA
    Chief, Clinical Pathology, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Institute
    Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
    United Arab Emirates

  • Blair Holladay, PhD, SCT(ASCP)CM
    Chief Executive Officer
    American Society for Clinical Pathology
    United States of America

  • Gary Wayne Procop, MD, MASCP
    Director, Clinical Virology, Department of Laboratory Medicine
    Cleveland Clinic
    United States of America

Topics to be covered

  • Diagnostic Errors and Patient Safety - The IOM Report
  • How to Implement a Successful Laboratory Quality Audit Program?
  • Implementation of MALDI-ToF in Microbiology
  • Innovations in Laboratory Medicine
  • Pre-Analytics and Send Out Sections: How to Improve Quality & Patient Safety?
  • Bioinformatics Role in Laboratory Medicine
  • WHO Update on Classification of Bladder Tumors
  • The Immune System in Health and Disease

Pathology Update in Pictures

Who should attend?
  • Pathologists
  • Laboratory professionals
  • General practitioners
  • Infection control practitioners
  • Residents and students
  • Laboratory managers and directors
  • Nurses
 
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