15th EFLM Continuing Postgraduate Course in Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine
You can set your poster on Friday, October 23th from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. or on Saturday, October 24th from 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.
Scientific and Organizing Committee:
Elizabeta Topić, Croatia (chair)
Ana-Maria Šimundić, Croatia
Evgenija Homšak, Slovenia
Pika Meško Brguljan, Slovenia
Greta Štrakl, Slovenia
Milena Njegovan, Croatia
Adrijana Dorotić, Croatia
Please feel free to contact us in case you require any additional information or assistance.
Jasna Đogić, Course secretary
Croatian Society of Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine
10 000 Zagreb, Croatia
Phone/fax: +385 1 4828 133
Address all correspondence to: [email protected]
The official language of the Course is English.
Method of payment:
Registration fees shall be paid by BANK TRANSFER:
BENEFICIARY: Croatian Society of Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine, Boskoviceva 18, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
BANK: Zagrebacka banka d.d., Trg bana J.Jelačića 10, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
For Croatian participants:
Account number: IBAN7123600001101318371, poziv na broj: 24102015
ON SITE: in Kunas (Croatian currency). On site registrations will be paid in cash only. Credit cards or cheques will not be accepted.
Registration desk will be opened at:
16h-18h, on Friday, 23 October, 2015 and
from 8h, on Saturday, 24 October, 2015
Participants are advised to register on Friday in order to avoid delays on Saturday
The registering participant is liable to pay all necessary taxes connected to this transaction.
Upon registration, participants will receive automatic e-mail confirmation of their registration. Please be sure that your e-mail address is filled in correctly. Because only those registered for the course will be allowed to attend the scientific session, the Organizing Committee kindly requests that participants show proof of payment when checking in at the registration desk.
All participants are strongly advised to register in advance of the meeting.
To register for the conference please fill out the form below.
If you are an invited speaker, please register here.
Saturday, 24 Oct, 2015, morning
8:00 – 8:15
8:15 – 08:30
Welcome address on behalf of EFLM
8:30 – 9:15
Who, what and when to do in validation/
verification of methods
9:15 – 10:00
Verification of precision and bias
10:00 – 10:30
10:30 – 11:15
Verification of reference intervals
11:15 – 12:00
Verification of qualitative methods
12:00 – 12:30
Poster presentation: How to assess quality
of sample – automated sample interference testing
Poster presentation: Calculatıon of
measurement uncertaınty of routıne bıochemıcal parameters
12:30 – 14:00
14:00 – 14:45
Verification of blood collection system
14:45 – 15:30
Comparability of methods and analysers
15:30 – 16:15
Limit of detection, limit of quantification
and limit of blank
16:15 – 16:45
16:45 – 17:30
How to assess the measurement uncertainty
17:30 – 18:15
How to use the best of your IQC and EQA data
18:15 – 18:30
Poster presentation: New tubes on the block:
ready for a better blood collection tubes for plasma glucose
Poster presentation: Verifying the
comparability of results in large laboratories – mission impossible?
Sunday, 25 Oct, 2015, morning
9:00 – 9:45
Six sigma metrics
9:45 – 10:30
10:30 – 11:15
Poster award & Closing