clinical microbiology

Clinical Microbiology

26 January 2022 | Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, UAE


Live, in-person

26 January 2022

Dubai World Trade Centre

Clinical Microbiology

CME accredited

26 January 2022
Dubai Room, Dubai World Trade Centre



Clinical microbiology laboratories have been front and centre to the COVID-19 pandemic. Microbiologists and technicians continue to play a key role in the Covid-19 pathogenesis. Through this track, various research findings regarding the immunology of SARS-CoV-2 were reviewed and how laboratory tests are improving to support the clinicians and their diagnosis. Tips and guides on quality inspection were also be discussed to achieve excellence in lab operations. Apart from COVID, other merging viruses were also be highlighted.

Key topics:

  • CAP inspection in Microbiology
  • Emerging Viruses
  • Case studies in Clinical Microbiology

Scientific Chairs:

  • Dr Adnan Alatoom, President, Emirates Society of Clinical Microbiology, Clinical Pathologist, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr Wael Faroug Mohamed Elamin, Consultant Clinical Microbiologist and Infection Control Doctor, King's College Hospital, Dubai, UAE

Key speakers:

  • Dr Dominic Cavuoti, Professor, Department of Pathology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas

Benefits of attending:

  • Review the latest CAP updates in Microbiology
  • Discuss emerging viruses and their potential to increase in the future
  • Analyse case studies in clinical microbiology with the latest clinical updates.