Program at a Glance

- Session times are Korea Standard Time (UTC/GMT+9). Please click the link and check your local time.
- Program is subject to change.
- Some sessions are in Korean.

Please click “Session Code” for the detailed program.

* as of May 21, 2021

Thursday, September 30

  • *Symposium 03(지도전문의)은 필수 교육 세션이며, 4시간을 모두 수강하셔야 이수하실 수 있습니다.
  • *Symposium 11(감염관리)은 대한의사협회가 지정한 필수 교육이며 2시간을 모두 수강하셔야“2평점” 지급됩니다.
Time Channel 1 Channel 2 Channel 3
10:30-11:00 Opening Ceremony
11:00-12:00 PL01
The current status of
creatinine standardization in Korea
12:00-12:30 EW01 EW02 EW03

COVID-19: What we thought we knew, what we think we know, and what we don’t know

Recent advances in the laboratory diagnosis of drug-resistant Tuberculosis

Automated Real-Time RT-PCR solution with the high-throughput system for COVID19 testing in clinical practice

12:30-12:40 Break
12:40-13:20 KS01
Genome-wide CRISPR screens reveal host factors critical for SARS-CoV-2 infection
13:20-13:30 Break
13:30-14:00 EW04 EW05 EW06

Novel insight for complete management of gastrointestinal infection

New marker “URD” validation to identify glomerular origin hematuria

Covi-FERON: Interferon-Gamma release assay for checking SARS-CoV-2 specific T cell immunity

14:00-15:30 SY01 SY02 SY03 (Kor)
Hereditary breast cancer Practical aspects of laboratory management (IX) : Introduction of the essential concepts for practical laboratory management (14:00-18:00)
Education course for
laboratory medicine specialist
15:30-15:40 Break
15:40-17:10 SY04 SY05
The role of clinical microbiology in COVID-19 control Tests for diagnosing and
monitoring chronic kidney disease
17:10-17:20 Break

Friday, October 1

Time Channel 1 Channel 2 Channel 3
08:00-09:30 SY06 SY07 SY08
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Data aggregation and integration in laboratory medicine: How to build prediction models and learn from multi-institutional data
Essential CLSI guidelines for
good laboratory practice
Education workshop for residents and new specialists in laboratory medicine
09:30-09:40 Break
09:40-10:40 OP01 OP02 OP03
10:40-11:00 Break
11:00-12:00 PL02
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Big data and AI in laboratory medicine:
Progress and challenges
12:00-12:30 EW07 EW08 EW09

Clinical utility of anti-SARS-CoV-2 serology assays

Laboratory Efficiency: Driving faster TAT for clinical chemistry and gaining effective use of resources

Introduction of PIK3CA mutation testing in plasma in cancer patients. Molecular target or prognostic factor?

12:30-12:40 Break
12:40-13:20 KS02
Scientific uncertainties during the COVID-19 pandemic and challenges for the future
13:20-13:30 Break
13:30-14:00 EW10 EW11 EW12

cobas t 511 performance evaluation and workflow analysis

IL-6, PCT and high sensitivity troponin in critical care disease management

Improving the management of patients with sepsis: Experience with a blood culture diagnostic clinical trial

14:00-15:30 SY09 SY10A SY11 (Kor)
Challenges in the coagulation laboratory COVID-19 laboratory diagnosis in Asian countries (14:00-16:00)
COVID-19 and infection control
15:40-17:10 SY12
Current management of chronic hepatitis B
infection and future aspects of immunologic diagnostic approach
COVID-19 laboratory diagnosis in Asian countries
17:10-17:20 Break
17:20-18:00 KS03
Neutralizing antibodies and COVID-19: Vaccine, VOCs and immune longevity

Saturday, October 2

Time Channel 1 Channel 2 Channel 3
09:00-10:30 SY13 SY14 Senate Meeting
진단검사 질 향상을 위한 민관 협력 방안
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-12:00 PL03
Point of care molecular testing
12:00-12:30 EW13

Laboratory medicine & healthcare excellence

12:30-12:40 Break
12:40-13:20 KS04
How to implement a PBM program at your hospital
13:20-13:30 Break
13:30-14:00 EW14

AdvanSure SARS-CoV-2 IgG ELISA for monitoring immune response after infection or vaccination

14:00-15:30 SY15 SY16 (Kor) SY17 (Kor)
A novel cellular immunotherapy in cancer: CAR-T cell, CAR-NK cell, GMP Post-market surveillance of IVD Inspector workshop of Korean laboratory accreditation program
15:30-15:40 Break
15:40-16:10 KSLM General Assembly