Advisory Board

Prof Aw Tar Choon,
MEDLAB Asia – Chairman; Head & Senior Consultant (Microbiology) Dept of Laboratory Medicine, Changi General Hospital, Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Singapore

Damien Gruson
Specialist in Laboratory Medicine, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium

JL Bedini
Core Laboratory Head, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain

Dr Mansour Al Zarouni
MEDLAB Middle East – Chairman; Member, General Secretariat Committee, Sultan Bin Khalifa International Thalassemia Award (SITA), Dubai, UAE

Dr Khalid Ahmed
Consultant Histopathologist & Lead Uropathologist, Speciality Training Lead for Pathology, Department of Cellular Pathology, Royal Oldham Hospital, Greater Manchester, UK

Tony Avades
Consultant Chemical Pathologist, Plymouth Hospital NHS Trust, UK

Dr Yvonne Daniel
Specialist Lead Scientist, Haematological Sciences and Special Haematology Lead, Viapath, Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital London, UK

Dr Ernesto Casis Sáenz
Clinical Laboratories Director, Hospital Universitari Vall d´Hebron, Barcelona, Spain

Speaker Faculty

Dr Aw Tar Choon,
Professor and Chemical Pathologist, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Changi Hospital; Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Singapore

Prof Dr med Dirk Peetz,
Head Physician, Helios Kliniken GmbH, Berlin, Germany

Jeanette Norberg,
Head Chemist POC division, Unilabs Sweden, Stockholm, Sweden

Dr Santiago Prieto Menchero, President, Spanish Association of Medical Biopathology-Laboratory Medicine (Asociacion Española de Biopatologia Médica-Medicina de Laboratorio), Madrid, Spain

Dr Susana Malumbres Serrano,
Clinical Biochemist; Head, Emergency Clinical Biochemitry Laboratory and Point of Care Testing, Germans Trias i Pujol University Hospital, Barcelona, Spain

Tony Avades
Consultant Chemical Pathologist, Plymouth Hospital NHS Trust, UK

Dr António Paiva-Correia, Pathologist, The University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK

Dr Henrik Hellquist, Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Medicine, University of Algarve, Faro, Portugal

Maria Teresa Salcedo Allende, Hospital Universitari Vall d´Hebron, Barcelona,Spain

Prof Damien Gruson,
Professor, Head of Clinical Chemistry, Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc, Brussels, Belgium

Dr Ernesto Casis,
Clinical Laboratories Director, Hospital Universitari Vall d´Hebron, Barcelona, Spain

Dr Bonaventura Ruiz-Montasell, Laboratory Director, Laboratory Medicine Department, Hospital Sant Joan De Déu Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Prof Giuseppe Lippi,
Professor of Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, University of Verona, Verona, Italy

Helen Hobson,
NWL Pathology Quality & Governance Manager, North West London Pathology, London, UK

Prof Kai Gutensohn,
Director Hospital Laboratories, LADR Group, Geesthacht, Germany

Dr Laura Sciacovelli,
Quality Manager, Department of Laboratory Medicine, University Hospital, Padova, Italy

Dr Santiago Valor, Chief Medical Officer, SYNLAB group, Madrid, Spain

Diederik Engbersen,
Accelerate Diagnostics, Barcelona, Spain

Dr Francisco Rodriguez Frias,
Head of Diagnostic Unit, Vall d'Hebron Clinical Laboratories, Barcelona, Spain

Prof Dr Heinz Zeichhardt,
Professor of Virology (retired), Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Institut für Virologie ; Institut für Qualitätssicherung in der Virusdiagnostik - IQVD, Berlin, Germany

Prof Jordi Vila,
Director of the Antimicrobial Resistance Initiative, IS Global; Head, Department of Clinical Microbiology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain

Prof Vincent Jarlier,
Professor, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris, France

Dr Eloísa Urrechaga,
Consultant for Medical Laboratory. Hospital Galdakao-Usansolo, Vizcaya, Spain

Dr Yvonne Daniel,
Specialist Lead Scientist, Haematological Sciences and Special Haematology Lead, Viapath, Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital, London, UK