Laboratory Management

Tuesday, 17 October | Gallagher Convention Centre

Theme: Ethical Considerations in Laboratory Practice!


17 - 19 October 2023

Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg

 5 Clinical, 2 Ethics - CPD points


Laboratory Management Conference

Clinical laboratories have undergone major transformation over the recent years with digitalisation, advanced analytical technologies and techniques. Laboratory professionals are empowered with new skills and attitude more after the post pandemic laboratory services.   

At the Lab Management conference, these improved laboratory practices will be appraised and assessed with the objective to assist every Laboratory manager and Pathologists to enhance quality and productivity in the laboratory. Leadership in practice, Quality programs. Ethical considerations in laboratory practice will be the key themes this year.  

What's new 

Africa Health congress featured lab medicine conference in the beginning years to look at topics within laboratory medicine. This year we are expanding the medical laboratory portfolio to bring different aspects of laboratory including Laboratory Management, Clinical Pathology and Anatomical Pathology & Cytology under one roof.  

Conference Chair:

Professor Rajiv Erasmus, Emeritus Professor, Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Vice President, College of Pathologists of East, Central and Southern Africa, President, Africa Federation of Clinical Chemistry, Editor-in-Chief, African Journal of Laboratory Medicine, Cape Town, South Africa

Prof Zivanai Cuthbert Chapanduka, Head, Division of Haematopathology, Stellenbosch University, South Africa 


Key topics:

  • Ethical Considerations in Laboratory Practice
  • Competency of laboratory personnel in enhancing quality and productivity in the laboratory
  • Lab leadership 

Benefits of attending:

  • Discuss the principles of ethics and consideration in laboratory practice
  • Discover the guidelines and framework to support quality improvement and efficiency 
  • Learn about different leadership behaviours and improve leadership skills  

Who should attend:

  • Laboratory in-charge 
  • Laboratory managers 
  • Laboratory supervisors 
  • Chiefs of laboratory  
  • Laboratory technologists  
  • Professor of laboratory medicine 
  • Quality officers  
  • Infectious Disease specialists/professors/physicians 
  • Virologists  
  • Immunologists  
  • Microbiologists  
  • Histopathologists 
  • Haematologists 
  • Haematopathologists 
  • Clinical chemists 
  • Molecular Biologists 

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