LABORATORY ACCREDITATION

6 FEBRUARY 2018

 13:30 – 17:00, Auditorium 1, Za’abeel Hall 1

13:30 – 14:00

Globally Recognized Standards and the Medical Laboratory

Patrick Mateta, Vice President of CLSI Global Health Partnership, USA

14:00 – 14:30

The Role of the National Accreditation System in the UAE Healthcare National

Dr. Rehab Al Ameri, Director of Emirates National Accreditation System, UAE

14:30 – 15:00

Pre-analytical Quality Improvement

Dr. Bruce William, President of the College of American Pathologists, USA

15:00 – 15:15

Q & A

15:15 – 15:30

Break

15:30 – 16:00

Test Method Validation

Faisal Ibrahim, MBA, MT (ASCP), Director of Quality Assurance, National Reference Laboratory, UAE

16:00 – 16:30

Blood and Urine Contamination Rates

Dr. Elizabeth Wagar, Medical Director, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA

16:30 – 17:00

Panel discussion