5 February 2018


The conference is designed to provide its audience with a unique opportunity to understand the collaboration of administrative and medical leadership and exchange knowledge about the dynamics of quality management and safety improvement in medical laboratory of any size, scope, or specialty.

Key Topics:

  • Lean laboratory
  • Culture of safety
  • Challenges in the lab
  • Lab automation
  • Lab as a revenue centre
  • Quality performance indicator
  • Convergence and integration of diagnostics

Benefits of attending:

  • Interpret key technological breakthroughs in managing a laboratory
  • Identify pre-analytical factors affecting laboratory results
  • Discuss appropriate safety procedures practiced in the clinical laboratory
  • Identify commonly cited accreditation deficiencies
  • Review six sigma management system to improve quality

Chair: Carlo Kaabar, Director of Laboratory Services and Outreach, American Hospital, Dubai, UAE
Activity Director: Dr Fadi W. Abdul –Karim,
Professor of Pathology and Vice Chair for Education, Robert Tomsich Pathology and Laboratory Med Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA