IFCC Feed2019-11-22T01:01:57Z Insoft Feed Generator /ifcc-news/ 2020 IFCC Distinguished Awards2019-11-14T10:05:17Z /ifcc-news/2019-11-14-ifcc-awards/ IFCC Office  

These triennial awards are the highest honours that IFCC can bestow to colleagues worldwide in recognition of their outstanding achievements, to publicize their exceptional research and other contributions that have improved medical and healthcare, and to stimulate and encourage other scientists to accelerate their efforts in advancing clinical chemistry and laboratory medicine.

Read the call for nomination by Prof. Maurizio Ferrari, Chair of the Awards Committee.

 

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IFCC eNews No 11 Nov 20192019-11-12T22:49:49Z /ifcc-news/2019-11-12-ifcc-enews-no-11-nov-2019/ IFCC Office
IFCC eNews: November 2019
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  • EDITORIAL
    • Message from the eNews editor
  • THE VOICE OF IFCC 
    • VLP Report from Marrakech, Morocco
    • News from the IFCC Committee for Evidence-Based Laboratory Medicine (C-EBLM)
    • The IFCC-Abbott Visiting Lectureship Programme: Building bridges and exchanging knowledge
    • VLP Report from the Israel Society for Clinical Laboratory Sciences: Cardiac Biomarker Symposium
  • IFCC: THE YOUNG SCIENTISTS
    • IFCC-TFYS Webinar Series: A tool for education, training & networking
    • IFCC-TFYS Lab-Surfing: connecting young scientists
    • IFCC Professional Exchange Programs: Unique opportunity for young scientists
  • CONTRIBUTE TO THE IFCC eNews
    • Serving the underserved: innovative viral hepatitis screening program enables timely detection
    • TriCore Reference Laboratories partners with MCO to improve prenatal care
    • Innovation, leadership and strategic partnerships trigger unprecedented outcomes in Dubai
  • NEWS FROM REGIONAL FEDERATIONS AND MEMBER SOCIETIES
    • Biomedical Society of Zambia and African Federation of Clinical Chemistry Collaborative Conference
    • African Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (AFCC) drive for continuous professional development
    • News from the Canadian Society of Clinical Chemistry (CSCC)
    • News from the Spanish Society of Laboratory Medicine (SEQCML)
    • News from European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (EFML)
  • IFCC'S CALENDAR OF CONGRESSES, CONFERENCES & EVENTS
    • Calendar of IFCC Congresses/Conferences and Regional Federations' Congresses
    • Calendar of events with IFCC auspices
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Call for Nominations2019-11-19T06:09:25Z /ifcc-news/2019-11-12-ifcc-call-for-nominations/ IFCC Office
  • Communications and Publications Division
    • Committee on Internet and eLearning (C-IeL): web editor position Applications close 30th November 2019.
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    • Education and Management Division Executive Committee
      • Executive Committee (EMD-EC) : one member position. Applications close on 15th December 2019.
      • Committee on Clinical Applications of Cardiac - Biomarkers (C-CB): one member position. Applications close on 31st December 2019. 
      • Committee on Distance Learning (C-DL): two members positions. Applications close on  8th January 2020.
      • Committee on Clinical Molecular Biology Curriculum (C-CMBC): two members positions. Applications close on 15th January.
    • Congresses and Congresses Committee
      • Executive Committee (C-CC-EC): one member position. Applications close on 10th January 2020.

    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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    eJIFCC Vol 30 n° 32019-11-09T08:57:20Z /ifcc-news/2019-10-11-ejifcc-vol-30-n-3/ IFCC Office

    eJIFCC Volume 30 no 3 - 2019

     
     
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    1 Recommendations on measurement units – why and how
    Young Bae Lee Hansen
    2 Evaluation of visual serum indices measurements and potential false result risks in routine clinical chemistry tests in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Tigist Getahun, Anberber Alemu, Firehiwot Mulugeta, Merone Sileshi, Abenezer Ayalkebet, Wosene Habtu, Zeleke Geto, Fitsum Girma, Feyissa Challa, Mistire Wolde
    3 Best practices in the implementation of a point of care testing program: experience from a tertiary care hospital in a developing country
    Aysha Habib Khan, Shahid Shakeel, Khairunnissa Hooda, Kashif Siddiqui, Lena Jafri
    4 Prevalence of liver function test abnormality and associated factors in type 2 diabetes mellitus: a comparative cross-sectional study
    Getnet Teshome, Sintayehu Ambachew, Alebachew Fasil, Molla Abebe
    5 Correlation of body mass index and waist/hip ratio with glycated hemoglobin in prediabetes
    Manju Bala, Meenakshi, Sameer Aggarwal
    6 Hyperuricemia and its association with cardiovascular disease risk factors in type two diabetes mellitus patients at the University of Gondar Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia
    Birhanu Woldeamlak, Ketsela Yirdaw, Belete Biadgo
    7 Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome: genetic landscape challenge
    Laura Valiña, Bernardo López Andrade, Josep Miquel Bauça
    8 Letter: Manchineel apple of death
    Michelle (k/a Mikhaila) Muscat

     

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    Call for Nominations2019-10-31T23:16:13Z /ifcc-news/2019-11-01-ifcc-call-for-nominations/ IFCC Office  

    • Committee on Internet and eLearning (C-IeL):
      • Two members positions. 
      •  Web Editor position. 

    Applications close 10th November 2019.

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    • Education and Management Division Executive Committee (EMD-EC)
      • One member position. 

    Applications close 15th December 2019.

    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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    DIAGNÓSTICO IN VITRO - Octubre 20192019-10-24T15:15:27Z /ifcc-news/2019-10-18-div-october-2019/ 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.

    Número Octubre 2019

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    IFCC TF-YS free Webinar on "Biochemical Genetics in Functional Diagnosis and Monitoring of Inborn Errors of Metabolism""2019-11-09T09:00:18Z /ifcc-news/2019-10-31-ifcc-tf-ys-free-webinar/ IFCC Office Biochemical Genetics in Functional Diagnosis and
    Monitoring of Inborn Errors of Metabolism

    The IFCC Task Force Young Scientists would like to invite you to our ninth educational webinar for scientists and laboratorians, brought to you by the IFCC Task Force Young Scientists. This educational program focuses on the biochemical genetics in diagnosis and monitoring of inborn errors of metabolism.

    Click Here to Register for the Complimentary Webinar

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    IFCC eNews No 10 Oct 20192019-10-16T10:42:00Z /ifcc-news/2019-10-16-ifcc-enews-no-10-oct-2019/ IFCC Office
    IFCC eNews: October 2019
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    • EDITORIAL
      • Message from the eNews editor
    • THE VOICE OF IFCC
      • Progress with the election of the next IFCC Executive Board
      • Task Force on History (TF-H)
      • VLP Report at COLABIOCLI – Panama Congress 2019
    • IFCC: THE YOUNG SCIENTISTS
      • IFCC Roche Travel Scholarship – reports by recipients
    • CONTRIBUTE TO THE IFCC ENEWS
      • Improving patient care through co-reporting eGFRs for personalized drug therapy
      • Unifying for something greater in Rio de Janeiro
      • Measurably better healthcare performance in Palestine through leadership and comprehensive quality management
    • NEWS FROM REGIONAL FEDERATIONS AND MEMBER SOCIETIES
      • News from the Spanish Society of Laboratory Medicine SEQCML
      • Advances in Laboratory Medicine, the new journal of the SEQCML
      • The 3rd Congress of the Romanian Association of Laboratory Medicine (AMLR)
      •  Latest news from Lab Medicine Committee of CAME
      • News from the Bolivian Society of Clinical Biochemistry
      • News from the Mexican Association of Clinical Laboratory Sciences (CMCLabC)
      • News from European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (EFML)
      • “Highlights of recent events in bioethics”
    • IFCC'S CALENDAR OF CONGRESSES, CONFERENCES & EVENTS
      • Calendar of IFCC Congresses/Conferences and Regional Federations' Congresses
      • Calendar of events with IFCC auspices
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    Call for Nominations2019-10-17T08:10:19Z /ifcc-news/2019-10-15-ifcc-call-for-nominations/ IFCC Office  

    • Committee on Internet and eLearning (C-IeL):
      • Two members positions. 
      •  Web Editor position. 

    Applications close 10th November 2019.

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    Applications for these positions should be submitted by IFCC members (National Societies or Corporate members). If you are interested in, 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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    The IFCC is pleased to announce that the President-elect is Prof. K. Adeli (CA)2019-10-03T09:52:34Z /ifcc-news/2019-10-02-ifcc-president-elect-is-prof-k-adeli/ IFCC Office The ballot for the election of the President-elect, to commence the term of office on January 1st, 2020, was concluded on September 30th, 2019. 

    Click here to read a short profile of Prof. Adeli.

    Full details of the ballot may be found from the independent company that conducted the ballot: https://secure.electionbuddy.com/results/CL6AP9UZME3B

    Prof. Khosrow Adeli, IFCC President Elect

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