Schedule

 Sunday October 1Monday October 2Tuesday October 3
7:30 - 8:15

 

Registration & BreakfastBreakfast
8:15 - 8:30Start the day NotesStart the day Notes
8:30 - 9:00
Moderator: Diane Roscoe
Patient-Centred Care - a patient's perspective - Carolyn Canfield
Moderator: Michael Payne
Challenges for Quality Education- Lucy Perrone
9:00 - 9:30Patient-Centred Care - the laboratory perspective - Debbie GriswoldQuality Training in Laboratory Medicine- Karen Dallas
9:30 - 10:00Personalized Care: Improving Patient Experience in the Lab Sector - Jennifer FlexmanROUNDTABLE
10:00 - 10:30ROUNDTABLEBreak
10:30 - 11:00BreakBreakout session 1
Simple Tools for tackling quality improvement initiatives- Baljit Singh
Room: Atrium
Breakout session 2
Active Quality Initiatives, today and tomorrow- Karen Dallas
 
Room: JPPS 1891 LT
Breakout session 3
Making a Quality Professional for the Medical Laboratory: past, present, future- Phillip Morehouse
Room: JPPN 3414
11:00 - 11:30
Moderator: Luci Berte
Why laboratorians should look at ISO9001:2015 - Michael Noble
11:30 - 12:00The Evolution of ISO Standards for Medical Laboratories - Sheila Woodcock
12:00 - 12:30ROUNDTABLELunch
12:30 - 13:00Lunch
13:00 - 13:30
Moderator: Michael Noble
How BC's new College will enhance Laboratory Quality- Malcolm Ashford
13:30 - 14:00
Moderator: Titus Wong
Advances in medical Microbiology-Are the patients better off?- Robert Rennie
Culture for Quality in Canadian Laboratories- Christine Nielsen
14:00 - 14:30Getting testing and reporting right in microbiology- John GalbraithROUNDTABLE
14:30 - 15:00Antimicrobial care - Stewardship as Quality Progress- Jim HutchinsonConclusion and Online Survey
15:00 - 15:30ROUNDTABLE

 

15:30 - 16:00Break
16:00 - 16:30
Moderator: Michael Noble
Extending the early and late scopes and functions of EQA- Veronica Restelli
16:30 - 17:00Laboratory Developed Tests - evil necessity or necessary evil- Blake Gilks
17:00 - 17:30RegistrationNew alternatives to Laboratory Developed Tests- Aaron Hirschfeld
17:30 - 18:00ROUNTABLE
18:00 - 18:30
Moderator: Michael Noble
Truths and falsehoods of new lab technology: What do Theranos and successful inventors have in common? Michael Astion
EVENING RECEPTION
Holiday Inn Vancouver Centre - Arbutus Ballroom -
18:30 - 19:005 things to make lab quality Better- Lucy Berte
19:00 - 19:30RECEPTION - Paetzold Centre