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Welcome Note:

It is with great honor that we invite you to participate in the Point of Care Testing Advances Conference to be held on September 30, 2017 at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.

With a global trend towards standardization of POCT, healthcare facilities must implement greater clinical governance and begin leveraging accreditation for compliance with international standards.

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Scientific Committee:

Imran Mirza, MBBS, MSc
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Institute

Laila Abdel Wareth, MD
Chief, Clinical Pathology
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Institute

Jonathan Harris, BSc., BSc (Biochem), FACLMS
Point of Care Testing Manager
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.

Learning Objectives
Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify ISO 22870 (2016) Requirements
  • Describe POCT Governance Structure
  • Discuss Future Innovative Technologies in POCT
Target Audience
Target Audience
    • Healthcare professionals from the following departments:

      • Pathology
      • Respiratory Therapy
      • Medical Laboratory
      • Anesthesia Technician
      • Perfusionist
      • Registered Nurse
Program Topics
Program Topics
      • ISO 22870 Accreditation Guidelines
      • POCT Governance Approaches
      • Review of Best Practices and Implementation Experience
      • POCT in the ICU
      • Innovations and the Future of POCT

CME Accreditation:

HAAD Accreditation designates this education activity for a total of 6.75 hours in the Category 1 credit of HAAD Designation. Each health professional must claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the activity.