Industry Symposia

 

Industry Symposium 1 - Siemens Healthineers

Symposium Title: Diagnostics of seasonal respiratory viruses: what to expect for the upcoming season?

Date: 8 September 2022 / Thursday

Time: 08:00 – 09:00

Hall: Plenary Hall

Speakers:

  1. Georgia Gioula, Ph.D. – Professor of Medical Microbiology, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece (Chairwoman).
  2. Nathalie Kin Ph.D. Scientist at Siemens Healthineers, Luxembourg.

 

 

Industry Symposium 2 - BioMerieux

Symposium Title: Early diagnosis of Viral Meningitis / Encephalitis & its clinical impact in Pediatric & immunocompromised patients Management

Date: 8 September 2022 / Thursday

Time: 13:00 – 14:00

Hall: Plenary Hall

Moderator: Dr. Glaucia Paranhos – BACCALA

Presentation Titles & Speakers

  • Cytomegalovirus CNS infections: diagnostic and management challenges. - Rodrigo Hasbun
  • Impact of early diagnosis in Viral Meningitis & Encephalitis Patient Management - Federico Garcia Garcia (Virologist, Head of Microbiology Department at Hospital Universitario Clinico San Cecilio & Vice President of the Spanish Microbiology Society)

 

Industry Symposium 3 - Thermo Fischer

Symposium Title: Diagnosing viral infections, using innovative and IVD molecular process, being one step ahead

Date: 8 September 2022 / Thursday

Time: 13:00 – 14:00

Hall: Parallel Hall

Presentation Titles:

  • Importance of multiplex testing approaches for respiratory viral infections
  • IVDR, what is changing and when for clinical labs?

 Speakers:

  • Jelena Feenstra, Ph.D., Senior Manager, Global Scientific Communications, Medical and Scientific Affairs, Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Emily Zeringer, Manager, Sample Prep Clinical R&D, Thermo Fisher Scientific 
  • Anna Sadio, EMEA Regulatory Affair Manager Thermo Fisher Scientific

 


 

Industry Symposium 4 - SD Biosensor

Symposium Title: Comparison study of patient’s bedside PCR test for COVID-19

Date: 9 September 2022 / Friday

Time: 08:00 – 09:00

Hall: Plenary Hall

Moderator: Junho Jo

Presentation Title & Speaker:

  • Evaluation of a new RAPID Molecular detection - Cristina Russo

Industry Symposium 5 - Roche

Symposium Title: Targeting unmet medical needs in COVID-19 and hepatitis C: efficient diagnostic solutions for optimized patient management

Date: 9 September 2022 / Friday

Time: 13:00 – 14:00

Hall: Plenary Hall

Moderator: Professor Pamela Vallely

Presentation Titles & Speakers:

  • Advancing COVID-19 diagnostics by detecting T-cell responses in SARS-CoV-2 infected or vaccinated individuals - Dr. Dimitra Peppa, London, UK
  • The role of innovative, combination serology testing for improved access to hepatitis C diagnosis and linkage to care in support of the WHO elimination program - Dr. Giuseppe Pino Colucci, Milan, Italy

 

Industry Symposium 6 - Qiagen

Symposium Title: How syndromic testing and true random access PCR solutions can support clinicians' decisions?

Date: 9 September 2022 / Friday

Time: 13:00 – 14:00

Hall: Parallel Hall

Moderator: Gavin Wall, Director, Medical Affairs Infectious Diseases

Presentation Titles & Speakers:

  • Introduction of rapid syndromic respiratory virus testing to help treatment and management of a specialist pediatric patient population - James Burton, Acting Senior Specialist BMS, Quality Lead Virology – Great Ormond Street Hospital  
  • Introducing molecular testing into clinic based diagnostics – The journey from Syndromic to high throughput - Mark Litchfield, Senior Medical Laboratory Assistant - Fleet Street Clinic

Organised By

Kenes Group, Office: Kenes M+