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Korean Society Of Clinical Chemistry

  • 2020
    Biannual Fall Meeting

    • [Session 1-1]
    • Current State of Laboratory Quality Management V

      Metrological traceability and uncertainty

      Commutability issues encountered in the laboratory

      How to use biological variation in clinical laboratory

      Q&A

    • [Session 1-2]
    • Guideline Updates in Clinical Chemistry

      Vancomycin TDM 2020: Use of AUC/MIC

      Diabetes ADA 2020: Summary Update

      Dyslipidemias ESC/EAS 2019: Summary Update

      Q&A

    • [Session 2-1]
    • Operation of Clinical Chemistry Laboratory in the Age of Infectious Diseases

      Laboratory diagnosis and quarantine for the COVID-19 pandemic

      Guidance and practice on sample handling

      Analysis of clinical chemistry test results of COVID-19 patients

      Q&A

    • [Session 2-2]
    • Toward a World of Deep Learning

      What is Deep Learning?

      Deep Learning in the Medical Field

      How to start a deep learning study

      Q&A

    • [Reviw Course 1]
    • Laboratory Management I

      Planning of Laboratory Services

      Financial Management of Laboratory

      Laboratory Test Utilization Management

    • [Reviw Course 2]
    • Quality Management System I

      Risk Management in the Clinical Laboratory

      Laboratory Safety Management

    • [Reviw Course 3]
    • Analytical Methods in Clinical Chemistry

      Analytical techniques in clinical chemistry

      Liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry

    • [Reviw Course 4]
    • Laboratory Tests for Digestive System

      Liver function testing

    • [Reviw Course 5]
    • Hormone, Bone Markers, and Pregnancy Complication-related Tests

      Adrenal and sex hormones

      Bone turnover markers

      Evaluation for pregnancy complications

    • [Workshop]
    • Accreditation, Validation & Quality Assurance for LC-MS/MS

      Review of Checklists for LC-MS/MS Accreditation

      LC-MS/MS Method Validation

      Quality assurance for LC-MS/MS testing

  • 2019
    Biannual Fall Meeting

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Current state of laboratory quality management IV

      Preanalytical phase management

      Autoverification and repeat testing

      Use of external quality assessment results and interlaboratory comparison

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Acute coronary syndrome and high-sensitivity troponin

      Understanding Acute Coronary Syndrome

      Latest updates on high sensitivity cardiac troponin testing

      Harmonization and standardization of high-sensitivity cardiac troponin assays

    • [Special Lecture]
    • Understanding musical-creative thinking

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Laboratory Automation

      Considerations for planning the laboratory automation

      Practical considerations during laboratory automation system installation

      Points to consider in laboratory automation system management after installation

    • [Symposium 4]
    • Diagnosis and biomarkers of sepsis

      Recent clinical guidelines for diagnosis and management of sepsis

      Emerging biomarkers for sepsis

      Delta neutrophil index and other sepsis biomarkers

    • [Reviw Course 1]
    • General clinical chemistry 2

      Practical approach to internal quality control 2

      Functions and uses of the laboratory information system

    • [Reviw Course 2]
    • Clinical Chemistry Special 2

      Protein tests: what we need to know

      Point-of-care testing for electrolytes and arterial blood gases: principles and interpretation

      Measurement and interpretation of trace elements, heavy metals, and inorganic ions

  • 2019
    Annual Spring Conference

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Current State of Laboratory Quality Management III

      Reagent Water and Reagents

      Management of Laboratory Documents

      Management of Lab-developed Tests (LDT)

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Test Utilization Management

      Laboratory Test Utilization Management: Value-based Strategies for Quality Improvement of Health Care

      Improving Test Utilization by Applying a Clinical Decision Support System

      Quality Indicators for Managing Laboratory Test Utilization

    • [Industry Workshop]
    • Industry Workshop

      Cobas Pro Integrated Solutions

      Urinary Microalbumin, Creatinine Semi-quantitative Test using a Urine-analyzer

      Introduction of Abbott New Brand Solution (ALINITY, AlinIQ)

      Introduction of workflow strategy in the mass spectrometry analysis of Thermo Fisher Scientific

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Vitamin D Testing

      Vitamin D and Related Disorders

      Standardization of Vitamin D Tests

      Recent Trends in Vitamin D testing

    • [Symposium 4]
    • Up-to-date Laboratory Guidelines

      Body Fluid Testing in Chemistry

      Interference Testing in Clinical Chemistry (EP07, EP37)

      Verification of Extended Measurement Range by Sample Dilution

    • [Reviw Course 1]
    • Clinical Chemistry General 1

      Cost-price Estimation based on Relative Value Scale

      Practical Approach to Internal Quality Control

    • [Reviw Course 2]
    • Clinical Chemistry Special 1

      Diagnostic and Monitoring Tests for Diabetes

      Kidney Function Tests

      Newborn Screening Tests and Inherited Metabolic Diseases

  • 2018
    Biannual Fall Meeting

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Current state of laboratory quality management II

      Establishment and management of testing turnaround time (TAT)

      Reporting and management of critical results

      Auto verification of test results: Management of delta & panic check

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Calibration, A to Z (from basics to application)

      Metrological principles and applications of calibration

      Production of standard solutions and evaluation of reagent accuracy

      Calibration, calibration verification, cases, and troubleshooting

    • [Special lectures]
    • Science of wine

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Interferents affecting laboratory measurements

      Verification and application of the hemolysis/icterus/lipemia (HIL) index

      Interference from heterophilic antibodies in immunoassays

      Biotin interference in immunoassays

    • [Symposium 4]
    • Standardization of enzyme assays

      Standardization of aspartate aminotransferase (AST) and alanine aminotransferase (ALT)

      Standardization of gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT)

      Standardization and recommended reference intervals for serum alkaline phosphatase (ALP)

    • [Workshop 1]
    • Clinical laboratory application of mass spectrometry

      Interlaboratory comparisons of therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM) of immunosuppressant

      by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

      Practical aspects to consider for implementation of clinical mass spectrometry tests

      Validation of mass spectrometry assays in clinical laboratories

      Pitfalls in LC-MS/MS analyses

    • [Workshop 2]
    • TDM reports for patients with renal impairment

      Considerations when preparing vancomycin TDM reports for patients with renal impairment

      Practicum I: Preparation of vancomycin TDM reports using a DOS-based program for patients with renal impairment

      Practicum II: Preparation of vancomycin TDM reports using a Windows-based program for patients with renal impairment

  • 2018
    Annual Spring Conference

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Current state of laboratory quality management (real-time voting)

      Guidelines for and current practices in calibration and AMR

      Guidelines for and current practices in parallel tests and correlation assessments

      Guidelines for and current practices in internal quality control

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Industry Sponsored Symposium

      Alere Healthcare: A new approach for detection of the alcohol consumption, carbohydrate-deficient transferrin (CDT)

      Samkwang Medical Laboratories: Introduction to the whole blood viscosity test

      Beckman Coulter Korea: Prostate Health Index (PHI)

    • [Plenary lectures]
    • Healthcare Technology Assessment and Blockchain

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Assessment and management of the point-of-care (POC) glucose test

      AlereThe principle and application of the POC glucose test

      Evaluation of POC Glucose Meter systems

      Quality control of POC glucose test (internal and external quality control and user training)

    • [Symposium 4]
    • Current knowledge of blood gas testing

      Quality control of Blood Gas Analysis techniques

      Laboratory information system-based interpretation algorithm for the blood gas analysis

      Review of the characteristics of major blood gas analyzers in Korea

    • [Workshop 1]
    • Current status and functioning of clinical mass spectrometry

      Current state of clinical mass spectrometry in Korea

      Latest trends in clinical mass spectrometry

      Evaluation of matrix effects in LC-MS/MS

      Effective use of and considerations for mass spectrometry in clinical laboratories

      Introduction to one of the latest technologies, the tandem mass spectrometer

    • [Workshop 2]
    • Preparation of a TDM advisory report and practical session

      Understanding pharmacokinetics for the preparation of a TDM advisory report

      Preparation of a TDM report using a DOS-based program and practicum session

      Preparation of a TDM report using a Windows-based program followed by a practicum session

  • 2017
    Annual Meeting of KSCC (II)

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Quality Management required for Outstanding Laboratory Accreditation

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Recently Introduced Biomarkers

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Clinical Significance and Utilization of Adrenocortical Hormone Test

    • [Symposium 4]
    • Recent Trends of Urine Sediment Test

    • [Workshop 1]
    • Clinical Utilization of Mass Spectrometry

    • [Workshop 2]
    • Pharmacokinetic Report of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM)

  • 2017
    Annual Meeting of KSCC (I)

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Laboratory Accreditation for Clinical Chemistry Tests

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Understanding and Utilization of the Laboratory Statistics

    • [Special Lecture]
    • Introduction of KSCC Homepage

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Why re-establishment of Reference Interval for Pediatric patients is necessary?

    • [Symposium 4]
    • Topic Review

    • [Symposium 5]
    • Comprehensive Interpretation of Thyroid Hormone Tests

    • [Workshop]
    • Clinical Application of Mass Spectrometry

  • 2016
    Annual Meeting of KSCC (II)

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Laboratory Information System (LIS) Related to Excellent Laboratory Accreditations

    • [Symposium 2]
    • From A to Z for the Tests of Lipid

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • [Symposium 3]
    • Industry workshop (New tests in the field of Urinalysis and Urine Sediment Analysis)

    • [Symposium 4]
    • Current status and Considerations on the Drug of Abuse Tests

  • 2016
    Annual Meeting of KSCC (I)

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Quality Improvements Related to Excellent Laboratory Accreditations

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Research Highlights

    • [Special Lecture]
    • [Symposium 3]
    • Industry Workshop (New tests in the field of Clinical Chemistry)

    • [Symposium 4]
    • Understanding and Application of Tests of Tumor Markers (II)

  • 2015
    Annual Meeting of KSCC (II)

    • [Symposium 1]
    • The basic requirements of accredited laboratory

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Health insurance benefit standard – about clinical chemistry tests

    • [Special Lecture]
    • Introductions for updated homepage of KSCC

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Industry workshop (New tests in the field of clinical chemistry)

    • [Symposium 4]
    • CLSI guidelines applied to clinical chemistry

  • 2015
    Annual Meeting of KSCC (I)

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Comparisons and suggestions about procedure manuals of clinical chemistry laboratory

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Research Highlights

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Recent advances in hormonal testings

    • [Symposium 4]
    • Industry workshop (New tests in the field of clinical chemistry)

  • 2014
    Annual Meeting of KSCC (I)

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Quality management of point-of-care testing

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Document management and laboratory inspection

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Current trends in biomarkers for the cardiac diseases

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Practical approach in laboratory management

    • [Symposium 4]
    • Integrating mass spectrometry (MS) in the clinical lab: what you need to know

    • [Symposium 5]
    • Updated information for clinical chemists

  • 2014
    Annual Meeting of KSCC (II)

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Burnout syndrome and compassion focused stress management

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Implementation and management of reagents in clinical chemistry laboratory

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Understanding and clinical application of hormone testing

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Current trends in vitamin D testing: What is the choice of your laboratory?

  • 2013
    Annual Meeting of KSCC (I)

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Standardization & Harmonization of Clinical Laboratory Results

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Accreditation Requirements for Laboratory Management of Clinical Chemistry

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Priniciples and Practices of Laboratory Tests for Clinical Chemistry I

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Principles and Practices of Laboratory Tests for Clinical Chemistry II

  • 2013
    Annual Meeting of KSCC (II)

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Clinical Application of Mass Spectrometry

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Overview of Quality Control Procedures and Proficiency Testing

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Traceability of In Vitro Diagnostic Tests for Clinical Chemistry

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Understanding and Applying of Tests for Tumor Markers

    • [Symposium 4]
    • Basic Principles of Urinalysis

  • 2012
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Next-Generation Sequencing, Biomarker Discovery & Future Medicine

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Clinical Utility of Laboratory Testing : Techniques & Case Studies

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Point - of - Care Testing : Implementation & Quality Assurance

  • 2011
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • The Role of Laboratory Medicine in the Era of an Aging Population

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Method Validation : Guidelines, Statistics, and Real Practices

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Drugs of Abuse Testing : Current Status and Recent Technologies

    • [Symposium 3]
    • Discovery and Validation of Biomarkers : Principles and Newer Strategies

  • 2010
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Pharmacogenetics

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Current status of standardiazation & harmonization

  • 2009
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Glutathione peroxidase 1 in RBC as an oxidative stress marker

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Renal function tests

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Statistics in laboratory medicine

  • 2008
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Micro/Nano technology fo Lab On a Chip(LOC) Systems

    • [Workshop 1]
    • Pregnancy and prenatal testing

    • [Workshop 2]
    • Immunoassay: Current and future

  • 2007
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Workshop 1]
    • Thyroid diseases and thyroid function tests

    • [Workshop 2]
    • Clinical utility of serum protein electrophoresis

  • 2006
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Oxidative stress in heart failure state

    • [Symposium]
    • "Cardiovascular disease in the view point of laboratory physicians;
      "Current & future"

  • 2005
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Risk stratification of chest pain patients using cardiac biomarker at department of emergency mdeicine

    • [Symposium]
    • Laboratory evaluation of IMA as an early ischemic marker

    • [Review Course]

  • 2004
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Symposium]
    • Pharmacogenomics

  • 2003
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Symposium]
    • Thearapeutic Drug Monitoring

  • 2002
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Clinical Laboratory test for cardiac disease

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Single nucleotide polymorphism

  • 2001
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Cost estimate for laboatory medicine

    • [Workshop]
    • Case discussion: Clinical chemistry

  • 1999
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Basic principle of intra-laboratory quality control

    • [Workshop]
    • Statistics for method comparison Role of laboratory phsician for Therapeutic drug monitoring

    • [Symposium]
    • Point-of-care testing

  • 1998
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Symposium 1]
    • Tumor markers

    • [Symposium 2]
    • Guide for laboratory computerized systems

  • 1997
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Cost management system in laboratory medicine

    • [Symposium]
    • Standardization in clinical chemistry

  • 1996
    Annual Meeting of KSCC

    • [Plenary Lecture]
    • Apoprotein E : from biochemistry to Alzheimer’s disease

    • [Symposium]
    • [Review Course]