Registration Fees:

MACB Members      - RM 350     
Group (more than 5 pax)  - RM 400 per pax

Non-members        - RM 450
International Participants - USD 200

Please note that fees do not include accommodation.

For accommodation at Premeira Hotel contact Laila Ismail at:

laila.ismail@premierahotel.com.my or Mobile: +016-6345073



This APFCB-MACB Chemical Pathology Course is an intermediary course in Chemical Pathology/Clinical Biochemistry that is jointly organised by the APFCB and MACB. The objective of the course is to provide updates of knowledge for clinical laboratory personnel. The 2-day course will consist of lectures and case studies. Dr Tony Badrick, the Chair of the APFCB Committee for Education and Laboratory Management is the Course Coordinator and the person in-charge of the teaching programme. This course is suitable for pathologists, laboratory scientists, technologists and students working in the field of Chemical Pathology. Lectures will be provided by local and overseas speakers who have vast experience in the field.

Topics to be covered:

·      Newborn Screening

·      Diabetic Ketoacidosis

·      Haemoglobin, Iron and Porphyrins

·      Automation

·      Potassium and Acid Base Balance

·      Point of Care Testing (PoCT)

·      Sodium and Water Balance

·      Hematopoietic Malignancies

·      Investigation of Adrenal Disease

·      Calcium, Magnesium

·      Lipids and CVD Risk

·      Tumour Markers

·      Statistics (method evaluation, reference intervals, MU)

·      Molecular methods in diagnosis and monitoring


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