Laboratory Management Conference

Overview

To target new challenges in the management of the lab and how to encourage leadership for the future of the lab while also covering key challenges surrounding quality and reliability of test results

Key Topics    

  • The impact of data transformation on laboratory medicine
  • Laboratory medicine and care pathways
  • Laboratory unification process

Chairs

Dr Ernesto Casis Sáenz, Director Clínic, Laboratoris Clínics, Hospital Universitari Vall d´Hebron, Barcelona, Spain

Carlo Kaabar, Laboratory Manager, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Al Zahra Hospital, Sharjah, UAE

 

09:15

Opening remarks from the chairs:

Dr Ernesto Casis, Clinical Director, Hospital Universitari Vall d´Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
Carlo Kaabar,
Laboratory Manager, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Al Zahra Hospital,
Sharjah, UAE

SESSION 1

09:30

Leadership and employee engagement: A formula for success

Carlo Kaabar, Laboratory Manager, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Al Zahra Hospital, Sharjah, UAE

10:00

Diagnostic labs & technology: The next 10 years

Baher Al Hakim, CEO, Medicus AI, Vienna, Austria

10:30

Competence management in the laboratory according to ISO15189

Dr Marianne Schoorl, Manager quality, innovation & research, Northwest Clinics, Alkmaar, The
Netherlands

11:00 Visit Exhibition


SESSION 2

11:30

Non-analytical phases in laboratory medicine

Dr Andrea Caballero Garralda, Specialist, Clinical Biochemistry, Hospital Universitari de la Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Spain

12:00

Big data and laboratory quality

Dr Patrick Twomey, Consultant Chemical Pathologist; Head of Department Clinical Chemistry, St Vincent`s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

12:30

The impact of data transformation on laboratory medicine

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

13:00 Visit Exhibition


SESSION 3

14:30

Dealing with change transformation in Laboratory Medicine

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

15:00

Implementing pre-emptive pharmacogenetics screening into clinical routine

Jari Forsström, Specialized internist; Managing Director, Abomics, Espoo, Finland

15:30

Panel discussion: Competences required for consolidated labs

 

 

Panelists:

Dr Andrea Caballero Garralda, Specialist, Clinical Biochemistry, Hospital Universitari de la Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
Dr Patrick Twomey, Consultant Chemical Pathologist; Head of Department Clinical Chemistry, St Vincent`s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Dr Bonaventura Ruiz-Montasell, Laboratory Director, Laboratory Medicine Department, Hospital Sant Joan De Déu Barcelona,
Catalonia, Spain

Dr Marianne Schoorl, Manager quality, innovation & research, Northwest Clinics, Alkmaar, The Netherlands

16:15 End of Laboratory Management Conference

CHAIRS:

 

Dr Ernesto Casis, Clinical Director, Hospital Universitari Vall d´Hebron, Barcelona, Spain  
Carlo Kaabar, Laboratory Manager, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Al Zahra Hospital, Sharjah, UAE


SPEAKER FACULTY:

Dr Andrea Caballero Garralda, Specialist, Clinical Biochemistry, Hospital Universitari de la Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Spain

Baher Al Hakim, CEO, Medicus AI, Vienna, Austria

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

Jari Forsström, Specialized internist; Managing Director, Abomics, Espoo, Finland

Dr Marianne Schoorl, Manager quality,innovation & research, Northwest Clinics, Alkmaar, The Netherlands

Dr Patrick Twomey, Consultant Chemical Pathologist; Head of Department Clinical Chemistry, St Vincent`s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland