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    Khosrow Adeli

    University of Toronto, Canada
    Hospital for Sick Children, Head of the Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Biochemistry
    Member of Canada Clinical Biochemists Academy
    IFCC Publications and Communications Division, Chair
    Critical Reviews in Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Chief editor 
    CALIPER Study Executive
    He has America Clinical Biochemistry Board Diploma
    Opening Conference:
    Distance Education in Laboratory Medicine: The IFCC eAcademyProgram

    Plenary talk:
    Closing the Gaps in Paediatric and Adult Reference Intervals for Biochemical Markers: The CALIPER and CHMS Initiatives

    Paediatric Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome: Pathophysiology and Laboratory Assessment
    Revaz Solomonia

    The FEBS National Lecturer

    Ilia Tbilisi State University, Georgia
    Head of Biological Chemistry Institute and Physiology Institute
    Georgia Biochemistry Association, President
    FEBS Education Committee Ambassador of Georgia
    Plenary talk:
    Molecular Mechanisms of Memory in Imprinting

    Medical Biochemistry Education in Georgia

    Steven J Soldin

    NIH Clinical Laboratories, Clinical Chemistry Department Senior and Vice President
    Adjunct Professor, Departments of Endocrinology, Pharmacology, Paediatrics and Pathology, Georgetown University, Washington

    Director, Georgetown University, Faculty of Medicine Medical Clinical Chemistry Department

    Director, Georgetown Clinical Research Centre, Bio Analytical Core Laboratory

    Clinical Chemistry, Member of Editorial Board
    National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry, American Board of Clinical Chemistry and International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Clinical Toxicology former President

    Plenary talk:
    The Role of Mass Spectrometry in Enhancing Specificity of Analyte Measurements and Leading to Improve Diagnosis in Thyroid and Adrenal Diseases
    Efendiev Arif Mustafaoglu

    Azerbaijan University of Medicine, Baku, Azerbaijan
    Head of Biochemistry Department,


    The Relationship between Thalassemia Tests with Oxidant Stress and Endogenous Antimicrobial Peptides

    Bachelor and Master’s Degree in Medical Biochemistry Education in Azerbaijan
    Ramin Bayramlı

    Azerbaijan University of Medicine, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Baku, Azerbaijan
    Chief Physician, Azerbaijan Medical Faculty Hospital

    Azerbaijan Health Policies and Laboratory Management
    Reza Meshkani

    Professor of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine of Tehran University, Department of Medical Biochemistry, Tehran, Iran
    Chairman of Iranian Biochemistry Association

    Plenary talk:
    Molecular and cellular aspects of Diabetes Mellitus

    Bachelor and Master’s Degree in Medical Biochemistry Education in Iran
    Engin Ulukaya

    Plenary talk:
    Frequently made mistakes and Possible Precautions in Cell Death - Cytotoxicity Research

    Istinye University Faculty of Medicine Department of Biochemistry    
    Mohammad Reza Bakhtiari

    Standardization Challenges of TSH Assay

    Chairman of Iranian Association of Clinical Laboratory Doctor (IACLD)

    Director General, University Entrepreneurship, Iranian Research Organization for Science and Technology (IROST), Ministry of Science, Research and Technology
    Olivier Pradier

    Erasme Hospital, Université Libre, Brussels, Belgium

    Hemato Flow - New technology for advanced patient care
    Christian Ramakers

    Planery Talk
    Switching From Serum To Plasma Without Tears!  

    Erasmus MC , Rotterdam

    Yeşim Özarda

    The Use and Importance of Decision Limits in Diagnosis

    Uludağ University, Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry

    IFCC, Reference Intervals and Decision Limits (C-RIDL)

    Hatım Al Jarrah

    BD Biosciences, Scientific Affairs, Manager, Middle East

    Standardization in Clinical Flow Cytometry: Streamlined Work-Flow and Improved Quality

    Other Speakers

    Fatma Meriç Yılmaz Deputy Undersecretary of Ministry of Health
    Ferzane Mercan Ministry of Health, Laboratory Services Department,  Head
    Ebubekir Bakan Atatürk University, Faculty of Medicin Dept. of Medical Biochemistry
    Mevlüt Sait Keleş Atatürk University, Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry
    Ahmet Kızıltunç Atatürk University, Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry
    İrfan Küfrevioğlu Atatürk University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Chemistry Biochemistry
    Yüksel Aliyazıcıoğlu            Karadeniz Teknik Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Tıbbi Biyokimya AD
    Yeşim Özarda Uludağ University, Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry
    Fehime Aksungar Acıbadem University, Medical Faculty, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry AD
    İsmail Temel University of Health Sciences, Dışkapı Yıldırım Bayezıt Research and Training Hospital, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry
    Salih Uca Archem Diagnostics
    Gürsel Biberoğlu Gazi University, Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Child Nutrition and Metabolism
    İncilay Lay Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry
    Z. Günnur Dikmen Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry
    Tuğba T. Küçükkılınç Hacettepe University, Faculty of Pharmacy
    Feyza Yağmur Tekeli University of Health Sciences, Antalya Research and Training Hospital, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry
    Funda Kosova Celal Bayar University, Institute of Health Sciences, Dept. of Midwifery
    Fatih Akdemir   Atatürk University, Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry
    Petek Ballar Kırmızıbayrak Ege University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Dept. of Biochemistry
    Zafer Kocabey Bursa Amatem Hospital / Specialist-Clinical Biochemistry
    Gülnur Andican İstanbul University, Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry

    Congress Themes

    Distance Learning
    Paediatric Obesity
    Paediatric Reference Intervals
    Brain, Memory, Learning, Neurobiology
    Mass Spectrometry and Clinical Laboratory Applications
    Decision Limits and Clinical Practices
    National Reference Intervals
    Medical Laboratory Automation
    Patient Tests
    Fully Automatic Urine Analysis Systems
    Metastasis Biochemistry
    Molecular Techniques and Applications
    Undergraduate and Postgraduate Education in Medical Biochemistry
    Rational Laboratory Practices
    Method Validation
    Pre-analytic phase in haemostasis tests
    Plasma in Routine Laboratory Analyses
    Sepsis and Laboratory
    Ministry of Health Practices
    Clinical Toxicology
    Drug Design
    Insulin Resistance 

    Courses / Workshops

    Microsoft Excel and R Applications in Clinical Laboratories
    Muhittin Serdar, Deniz Ilhan Topçu, Merve Sibel Güngören, Özlem Gülbahar

    Levent Kayrın, Umut Kökbaş, Kezban Kartlaşmış

    Mass Spectrometry Course
    Ali Ünlü, Sedat Abuşoğlu

    Applied Molecular Techniques
    Abdullah Tuli, İrfan Küfrevioğlu, Orhan Erdogan, Ebru Dündar Yenilmez, Saltuk Bugrahan Ceyhun, Melda Sisecioglu, Aylin Sepici Dincel 

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    COURSE: LC-MS/MS use in clinical laboratory practice

    AIM: Mass spectrometric techniques are increasingly used in clinical laboratory. The aim of this course is to reach a sufficient level of knowledge about working principles, procedures, aspects to be considered and application areas of mass spectrometry.

    COURSE DURATION: 6 hours (3 teorical, 3 hours practical education)

    1. Liquid chromatography principles,
    2. Mass Spectrometer (MS) techniques
    3. Setting up a clinical mass spectrometer lab, calibrator and reagent selection in MS methods, quantitative result evaluation.
    4. MS applications in clinical laboratories, comparison with immunassays.
    5. Method validation process in MS
    6. Maintenance of mass spectrometry and troubleshooting, maintenance of quality in mass spectrometry analysis
    7. Pratical applications (Atatürk Üniversitesi, Medical Faculty, Clinical chemistry laboratory)

    Medical biochemistry specialists, PhD, research assistants, graduate students, device users.

    Prof. Dr. Fehime Aksungar, Acıbadem University, İstanbul
    Prof. Dr. Ali Ünlü, Selçuk University, Konya
    Doç. Dr. Sedat Abuşoğlu, Selçuk University, Konya


    100 TL