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C-MD Membership

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Membership

NamePositionCountryTermTime in Office
P. Ahmad-NejadChairDE1st2019 01 - 2020 12
K. BaluchovaMemberSK1st2019 02 - 2021 12
T. Framroze AshavaidMemberIN2nd2019 01 - 2020 12
M. LinderMemberUS1st2019 01 - 2020 12
G. RussomandoMemberPYExtra term2019 01 - 2019 12
W. SteimerMemberDE1st2018 01 - 2020 12
J. HuggettConsultantUK
D. PayneConsultantUS
M. RellingConsultantUS
C. ZhangObserverCN

 

Terms of Reference

  • To foster dynamic exchanges between IFCC and molecular diagnostic laboratories and industry
  • To produce guidelines on clinical validation of tests, conduct and reporting of molecular diagnostic tests
  • To create a network of locus-specific IFCC Molecular Diagnostics Centres

Current Projects

  • Establish an International Network of IFCC Reference Centres in Molecular Diagnostics
  • Standardise formats for reporting of molecular diagnostic results
  • Facilitate integration of pharmacogenetic testing into routine diagnostics at the appropriate quality standards

List of Corresponding Members, nominated by Full Members' Societies

Name

Full and Affiliate Member Societies
Fernando PérezConfederación Unificada Bioquímica de la Republica Argentina (CUBRA)
Daniel  BurkeAustralasian Association of Clinical Biochemists (AACB)
François RousseauCanadian Society of Clinical Chemists (CSCC)
Katell Peoc'hSociété Française de Biologie Clinique (SFBC)
Daniel TeupserDeutsche Gesellschaft für Klinische Chemie und Laboratoriumsmedizin e.V. (DGKL)
István BaloghHungarian Society of Laboratory Medicine (MLDT)
Demak L TobigIndonesian Association for Clinical Chemistry (HKKI)
Nurit RosenbergIsrael Society for Clinical Laboratory Science
Valeria D'ArgenioItalian Society of Clinical Chemistry and Clinical Molecular Biology (SIBioC)
Kaname NakataniJapan Society of Clinical Chemistry (JSCC)
Youssef BamouSociété Marocaine de Chimie Clinique (SMCC)
Jorge R. Padilla GutiérrezMexican Association of Clinical Laboratory Sciences (MACLS)
Mabel Charles DaviesAssociation of Clinical Chemists Nigeria (ACCN)
Stein BerganNorwegian Society of Medical Biochemistry (NSMB)
Sajjad Sial IqbalPakistan Society of Chemical Pathologists
Jesus Molano MateosSociedad Española de Bioquímica Clínica y Patología Molecular (SEQC)
Mine GüzelTurkish Biochemical Society (TBS)
Particia EsperónAsociación Bioquímica Uruguaya (ABU)
Hoang Van SonVietnamese Association of Clinical Biochemists (VACB)
Yusheng ZhuAmerican Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC)

List of Corresponding Members, nominated by Corporate Members

Name

Corporate Member
Gavin ClohertyABBOTT Diagnostics
Barbara BaggianiA. MENARINI Diagnostics
Madeleine HeckmannSIEMENS

Committee Chairs' contact:

Prof. Dr. med. Parviz Ahmad-Nejad
Witten Herdecke University
Chair for Microbiology and Laboratory Medicine
Director - Institute for Med. Laboratory Diagnostics
Helios Universitätsklinikum Wuppertal
Reference Laboratory for Infectious Diseases of the Reference Institute for Bioanalytics (RfB)
Heusnerstr. 40
42283 Wuppertal
Germany
Tel.: +49 202 896 2525
Fax: +49 202 896 2726
Email: parviz.ahmad-nejad@helios-gesundheit.de

 
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