IFCC Feed2021-04-20T16:09:00Z Insoft Feed Generator /ifcc-news/ Happy Laboratory Professionals Week 2021!2021-04-19T15:53:41Z /ifcc-news/2021-04-18-happy-laboratory-professionals-week-2021/ IFCC Office Visit the IFCC page and see and listen to the many messages received.

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HAPPY LABORATORY PROFESSIONALS WEEK 2021!

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A new survey by the IFCC WG on Artificial Intelligence and Genomic Diagnostics (WG-AIGD)2021-04-16T07:58:28Z /ifcc-news/2021-04-13-a-new-survey-by-the-ifcc-wg-aigd/ IFCC Office

Artificial intelligence (AI) is an important emerging technology, and in the future, it is likely that this technology will become embedded in many aspects of medicine.  In particular, it is expected to play a key role in laboratory medicine.

Click here to find the survey on the role of AI in genomic tests for diagnosis of COVID-19 (literature surveyed 2019 – March 2021).

 

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IFCC Information Guide on COVID-19 - 13 April 2021 Updates2021-04-16T07:59:11Z /ifcc-news/2021-04-13-ifcc-information-guide-on-covid-19/ IFCC Office  

 

 

IFCC Information Guide on COVID-19

Click aquí para descargar el Resumen traducido de la Guía de Información de la IFCC sobre COVID-19
Kliknutím zde stáhnete českou verzi IFCC informačního  souhrnu o COVID 19 z 16 . dubna 2020

 

 

 

 

Coronavirus disease 2019, abbreviated to COVID-19, is an emerging global pandemic caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). As the number of individuals infected with COVID-19 continues to rise globally and healthcare systems become increasingly stressed, it is clear that the clinical laboratory will play an essential role in this crisis, contributing to patient screening, diagnosis, monitoring/treatment, as well as epidemiologic recovery/surveillance. This guide aims to organize relevant available information on laboratory screening, testing protocols, diagnosis, and other general information on COVID-19 for laboratory professionals, including links to helpful resources and interim guidelines. It will be continually updated as new guidelines and literature become available.

 

Click here to access to the different chapters of the IFCC Guide 

 


 

 

Table of Contents:

  1. General Information
  2. Patient Screening
  3. Diagnostic Testing
  4. Biosafety Guidelines for the Clinical Laboratory
  5. Biochemical Monitoring of COVID-19 Patients
  6. Other Educational Materials & Webinars
  7. Big Data Tools
  8. Vaccination: Considerations for the Clinical Laboratory

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IFCC Live Webinar 6th April:available on demand2021-04-16T07:59:06Z /ifcc-news/2021-04-13-on-demand-content-available-application-of-laboratory-techniques-in-the-diagnosis-of-infectious-diseases-translation-in-chinese-1-1/ IFCC Office

实验室技术在感染性疾病诊断中的应用

“Application of laboratory techniques
in the diagnosis of Infectious Diseases”

6th April, 2021
IFCC webinar content

is available on demand at: 

https://www.workcast.com/?cpak=8172916142437123&pak=9776851145646643

The webinar focused on recent laboratory techniques including metagenomic Next‐Generation Sequencing (mNGS) and digital PCR in the diagnosis of infectious diseases.

 

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IFCC eNews No 4 April 20212021-04-02T19:33:14Z /ifcc-news/2021-04-01-ifcc-enews-no-4-april-2021/ IFCC Office  

 


IFCC eNews: April 2021

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IN THIS ISSUE:

  • EDITORIAL
    • Message from the eNews editor
  • THE VOICE OF IFCC
    • Message from the IFCC President - April 2021
    • Register for the next IFCC webinar!

  • IFCC: PEOPLE
    • IFCC call for nominations

  • IFCC: THE YOUNG SCIENTISTS
    • Mentorship interview

  • CONTRIBUTE TO IFCC eNEWS
    • The Top 10 “Count-Ups” to Healthcare Excellence at Biomédica de Referencia (Mexico)

    • Vaccination: the way out!

    • Sheila – unlocking the treatment for PKU

  • NEWS FROM REGIONAL FEDERATIONS AND MEMBER SOCIETIES
    • Malawi Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists (MAMLS): Accreditation of the first four laboratories in Malawi

    • News from the Spanish Society of Laboratory Medicine (SEQCML)

    • News from the Japan Society of Clinical Chemistry (JSCC)

    • EFLM Courses

    • Tackling the pandemic crisis in Overseas France

  • IFCC'S CALENDAR OF CONGRESSES, CONFERENCES
    • Calendar of IFCC Congresses/Conferences and Regional Federations' Congresses

    • Calendar of events with IFCC auspices

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DIAGNÓSTICO in VITRO February Issue: New Format & Improved Readability!2021-03-27T08:57:55Z /ifcc-news/2021-02-28-div-february-2021/ IFCC Office Auspiciado por la Federación Internacional de Química Clínica, "Diagnóstico in Vitro" es un nexo de unión entre los países Latinoamericanos, Portugal y España, que contribuye a difundir temas científicos a través de Internet, facilitando el conocimiento de publicaciones y temas de interés comunes a las ciencias del laboratorio clínico.

 

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ARTÍCULOS CIENTÍFICOS
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IFCC Information Guide on COVID-19 - 22 March 2021 Updates2021-03-23T05:33:42Z /ifcc-news/2021-03-22-ifcc-information-guide-on-covid-19/ IFCC Office  

 

 

IFCC Information Guide on COVID-19

Click aquí para descargar el Resumen traducido de la Guía de Información de la IFCC sobre COVID-19
Kliknutím zde stáhnete českou verzi IFCC informačního  souhrnu o COVID 19 z 16 . dubna 2020

 

 

 

 

Coronavirus disease 2019, abbreviated to COVID-19, is an emerging global pandemic caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). As the number of individuals infected with COVID-19 continues to rise globally and healthcare systems become increasingly stressed, it is clear that the clinical laboratory will play an essential role in this crisis, contributing to patient screening, diagnosis, monitoring/treatment, as well as epidemiologic recovery/surveillance. This guide aims to organize relevant available information on laboratory screening, testing protocols, diagnosis, and other general information on COVID-19 for laboratory professionals, including links to helpful resources and interim guidelines. It will be continually updated as new guidelines and literature become available.

 

Click here to access to the different chapters of the IFCC Guide 

 


 

 

Table of Contents:

  1. General Information
  2. Patient Screening
  3. Diagnostic Testing
  4. Biosafety Guidelines for the Clinical Laboratory
  5. Biochemical Monitoring of COVID-19 Patients
  6. Other Educational Materials & Webinars
  7. Big Data Tools
  8. New SECTION on Vaccination: Considerations for the Clinical Laboratory

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Save the date for the IFCC Live Webinar 6th April: Application of laboratory techniques in the diagnosis of Infectious Diseases - 实验室技术在感染性疾病诊断中的应用2021-03-18T13:20:02Z /ifcc-news/2021-03-16-save-the-date-ifcc-live-webinar/ IFCC Office

6th April, 2021
Mark on your agenda next IFCC webinar!

Don’t miss it!

Registration link soon available

Simultaneous translation in Chinese

Infectious diseases are one of the most intimidating threats, responsible for an immense burden of disabilities and deaths. Identification of pathogens through rapid, specific, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnostic tools is key for successful therapeutic interventions. This webinar will focus on recent laboratory techniques including metagenomic Next‐Generation Sequencing (mNGS) and digital PCR in the diagnosis of infectious diseases.

Please ensure you register to attend the live event and have access to the recording and to the certificate.

Registration link soon available!

  • Schedule: 20 min per speaker plus 20 min panel discussion
  • Time Zones: Live presentations starting at 7:30 PM Beijing Time; 7:30 AM Eastern Time US; 1:30 PM European Time
    Important: Please ensure that you carefully determine the time that the presentation will start in your global time zone. To calculate this, you can use the time zone converter tool at: www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html.
  • Recorded webinar: available on demand
  • Certificate of Participation: available for all registrants 
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Call for Nominations2021-03-18T13:19:46Z /ifcc-news/2021-03-15-ifcc-call-for-nominations/ IFCC Office  

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Emerging Technologies Division

  • Committee on Omics Translation (C-OT): one Corporate member position - time in office 2021-2023.
    Deadline to receive nominations and supporting documents: 15th April 2021.

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Applications for these positions should be submitted by IFCC members (National Societies or Corporate members). If you are interested, please refer to your National Representative or Corporate Representative for information on procedures for nominations. Find your representative HERE

For further information on the open Calls for Nominations, please visit the IFCC Call for Nominations page.

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Joint IFCC WorldLab and APFCB Congress in June 20222021-03-09T12:30:06Z /ifcc-news/2021-03-09-joint-ifcc-worldlab-and-apfcb-congress-in-june-2022/ IFCC Office  

 

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to inform you that the 24th WorldLab Congress in Seoul will be held jointly with the 16th APFCB (Asia-Pacific Federation of Clinical Biochemistry) Congress in June 2022.

 

The IFCC and APFCB have agreed that a joint conference would be more attractive and beneficial for both conference delegates and corporate sponsors and will ensure wider participation from laboratory professionals and industry partners across Asia-Pacific and around the world.

 

The host Society, the Korean Society for Clinical Chemistry (KSCC) has also very graciously agreed to host the joint WorldLab-APFCB Congress in Seoul which has also been approved by the IFCC and APFCB Executive Boards.

The Joint WorldLab-APFCB Congress will be held on 26th -30th June 2022 in Seoul at the Coex Convention and Exhibition Center.

We welcome all IFCC national societies and corporate members to actively participate in this major and exciting event next year.

 

Yours sincerely

Prof. Khosrow Adeli

IFCC President

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