IFCC Feed2019-09-15T07:36:06Z Insoft Feed Generator /ifcc-news/ IFCC-Abbott Visiting Lecturer Programme (VLP)2019-09-11T23:47:35Z /ifcc-news/2019-09-10-ifcc-abbott-visiting-lecturer-programme-vlp/ IFCC Office The mission of the IFCC Education and Management Division (EMD) is to provide IFCC members and the healthcare community with education in the field of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine directed at scientific, management and clinical issues.

For those Countries and Regions requesting assistance in the transfer of knowledge, with the generous support of Abbott Diagnostics, the IFCC Education and Management Division has developed the IFCC Visiting Lecturer Programme (VLP).

The VLP supports international cooperation in educational activities through funding of lectureships on professional, educational and managerial topics.

IFCC National Societies are invited to select and invite a Visiting Lecturer to speak at their local events on a specific subject.

Click here to find more on what the programme funds and for further information and VLP Application form.

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The IFCC Establishes a New Working Group on Volatolomics2019-08-28T16:45:00Z /ifcc-news/2019-08-29-ifcc-working-group-on-volatolomics/ IFCC Office Members of the new WG-Vol are Dr Larry Kricka – US (Chair), Dr Paolo Fortina - US (Member), and Dr Joesph Wiencek – US (Member) and the terms of reference for the new working group are to develop a survey of the diagnostic applications of volatolomics (breath analysis) and to develop periodic updates of the volatolomics survey over the next 3 years.

Click here to visit the IFCC WG-Vol web page.

Click here to read the IFCC press release.

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IFCC, Abbott and Health Industry Leaders - partners in the UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Award2019-08-28T16:25:49Z /ifcc-news/2019-08-22-univants-awards/ IFCC Office The programme’s goal is to inspire innovative solutions within healthcare that will positively affect patients, clinicians, payors, and health systems globally, to highlight best practices, inspire unity and to encourage novel, avant-garde ways of thinking, as the name UNIVANTS suggests.

This year, twelve innovative care teams are being recognized for excellence in measurably better healthcare performance:

  • 3 teams have been awarded the inaugural distinction of 2019 UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence WINNERS
  • 7 teams were finalists, receiving the honours of DISTINCTION
  • 2 teams were semi-finalists with honours of ACHIEVEMENT.

The UnivantsHCE.com website is now accepting applications for 2020 award recognition. The Award is open to all healthcare professionals and professional teams regardless of affiliation.

For more information on the UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Awards, the 2019 award winners, as well as the award application, visit UnivantsHCE.com.

To read the full press release click here.

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IFCC eNews Flash August 20192019-08-06T07:54:07Z /ifcc-news/2019-08-02-ifcc-enews-flash-aug-2019/ IFCC Office  

The August edition of the IFCC eNews Flash was emailed on August 2, 2019.

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IFCC eNews No 7/9 July August 20192019-07-12T11:18:44Z /ifcc-news/2019-07-12-ifcc-enews-no-78-jul-aug-2019/ IFCC Office

IFCC eNews: July-August 2019

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IN THIS ISSUE:

  • EDITORIAL

    • Message from the eNews editor

  • THE VOICE OF IFCC
    • Update from the IFCC Committee on Point-of-Care Testing meeting in Barcelona

    • Introducing the IFCC Working Group on Volatolomics (WG-Vol)

    • IFCC Distinguished Awards for the IFCC WorldLab Congress - Seoul (KR) 2020

    • IFCC Developing Quality Competence in Medical Laboratories (DQCML)

  • IFCC: THE PEOPLE
    • Maria Luisa Castillo de Sánchez, Treasurer (IFCC EB, 1985-1987)

    • IFCC President 2019-2020
  • IFCC: THE YOUNG SCIENTISTS

    • Young Scientists session organized during the 33th Tunisian National Congress of Clinical Biology

  • CONTRIBUTE TO THE IFCC ENEWS
    • The data tsunami and bioethics: keeping the human rights at the centre

  • NEWS FROM REGIONAL FEDERATIONS AND MEMBER SOCIETIES

    • News from Serbia (SMBS)

    • News from Tunisia (STBC)

    • News from Italy (SIBioc)

    • News from Pakistan (PSCP)

    • EFLM Biological Variation Database

  • NEW IFCC MEMBERS

    • IFCC welcomes two new Corporate Members: ET Healthcare and Immunodiagnostic Systems - IDS

  • IFCC'S CALENDAR OF CONGRESSES, CONFERENCES & EVENTS 

 

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eJIFCC Vol 30 n°22019-06-24T13:13:23Z /ifcc-news/2019-06-24-ejifcc-vol-30-n-2/ IFCC Office

eJIFCC Volume 30 no 2 - 2019

In this issue: Non-coding RNAs as potential laboratory biomarkers 
 
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1 Foreword: non-coding RNAs as potential laboratory biomarkers
Guest editor: Béla Nagy Jr.
2 How close are miRNAs from clinical practice? A perspective on the diagnostic and therapeutic market
Bonneau E., Neveu B., Kostantin E., Tsongalis G.J., De Guire V.
3 Role of sepsis modulated circulating microRNAs
Bernadett Szilágyi, Zsolt Fejes, Marianna Pócsi, János Kappelmayer, Béla Nagy Jr.
4 MicroRNAs in endocrine tumors
Henriett Butz, Attila Patócs
5 The role of microRNAs in congenital heart disease
Orsolya Nagy, Sándor Baráth, Anikó Ujfalusi
6 Circulating microRNAs as possible biomarkers for coronary artery disease: a narrative review
Tadele Melak, Habtamu Wondifraw Baynes
7 MicroRNA profiles in B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Zegeye Getaneh, Fikir Asrie, Mulugeta Melku
8 Cell-free nucleic acids in prenatal diagnosis and pregnancy-associated diseases
Bálint Nagy
9 Exosomal long non-coding RNAs as biomarkers in human diseases
Evelyn Kelemen, Judit Danis, Anikó Göblös, Zsuzsanna Bata-Csörgő, Márta Széll
10 Dysregulated expression profile of myomiRs in the skeletal muscle of patients with polymyositis
Erika Zilahi, Zsuzsanna Adamecz, Levente Bodoki, Zoltán Griger, Szilárd Póliska, Melinda Nagy-Vincze, Katalin Dankó

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DIAGNÓSTICO IN VITRO - Junio 20192019-06-25T12:15:52Z /ifcc-news/2019-06-21-div-june-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.

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2020 IFCC Distinguished Awards2019-06-20T15:52:59Z /ifcc-news/2019-06-20-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 Annual Report 20182019-08-06T09:34:36Z /ifcc-news/2019-06-18-ifcc-annual-report-2018/ IFCC Office IFCC Annual Report 2018

In the IFCC Annual report you will find reports from IFCC Officers on key projects covering a wide range of clinical, scientific, educational and communication related topics. National or Area Societies and Regional Federation reports are also included, allowing the opportunity to communicate their activities to other members.

 

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IFCC eNews No 6 June 20192019-06-11T08:15:30Z /ifcc-news/2019-06-10-ifcc-enews-no-6-jun-2019/ IFCC Office

IFCC eNews: June 2019

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IN THIS ISSUE:

    • EDITORIAL

      o   Message from the eNews editor

    • THE VOICE OF IFCC

      o   Successful celebration of the 23rd EuroMedLab Congress

      o   IFCC President-Elect: the candidates

      o    VPL report - Beirut (SCBL)

      o   VPL report - Belgrade (SMBS

      o   IFCC BSZ External Quality Assurance Project in Zambia
    • IFCC: THE PEOPLE

      o  Prof. René Dybkaer: a man of vision and great intellect

    • IFCC: THE YOUNG SCIENTISTS

      o   Young Scientists session – Alexandria, Egypt

    • CONTRIBUTE TO THE IFCC ENEWS

o   Joint Committee for Traceability in Laboratory Medicine (JCTLM) website: News update

    • NEWS FROM REGIONAL FEDERATIONS AND MEMBER SOCIETIES

      o   News from the German Society of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (DGKL e.V.)

      o   News from the Saudi Societyfor Clinical Chemistry (SSCC)

    • NEW IFCC MEMBERS

      o   IFCC welcomes a new Corporate Member: SCL Healthcare

    • NEWS FROM THE IFCC WEBSITE 
    • IFCC'S CALENDAR OF CONGRESSES, CONFERENCES & EVENTS 

 

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