NordiQC Workshop

20-22 September 2017 - fully booked

Link to the program

 

For the 2018 workshop, registration will open soon. In the meantime you can register by using the the contact form (link).

 

NordiQC organizes an annual workshop on immunohistochemistry.

Aim of course: To give an update on basic and advanced immunohistochemical methods applied in diagnostic pathology, particularly for the classification of the unknown primary tumour as well as breast, lung and haematolymphoid tumours. The workshop will particularly focus on

  • understanding the three phases in the technical test approach
  • planning and diagnostic use of antibody panels
  • optimization of staining protocols
  • use of recommended tissue controls
  • identification and handling of technical and diagnostic pitfalls
  • image analysis of immunostains for diagnostic use

Methods: The workshop will consist of lectures and interactive sessions.  

Teachers: HT Søren Nielsen (SN), HT Ole Nielsen (ON), HT Michael Bzorek (MB), Prof. Mogens Vyberg (MV), Dr. Rasmus Røge (RR), Dr. Anne-Vibeke Lænkholm (AVL), Dr. Henrik Hager, and Prof. Steve Hamilton (SH).

Participants: The target group comprises biomedical technicians and scientists or equivalent with some experience in immunohistochemistry, residents and consultants in clinical and surgical pathology with special interest in the technical parts of immunohistochemistry. Maximum number of participants: 55.  

Venue: Aalborg Congress and Culture Centre (AKKC), Europa Plads 4, 9000 Aalborg.

Language: English.

Fee: DKK 5,500.00 (€ 737). The fee includes all meals indicated in the program. Travel and accommodation is not included. Cancellation policy will apply as follows: Before May 31st 2017: Full refund less administrative costs of DKK 300.

June 1st 2017 and later: No refunds can be made. However, the place can be handed over to a colleague from your laboratory without additional costs. Please specify the name of the participant.

 

Number of course hours: 16