14 - 16 April 2018 | Theme: Shaping the future of Laboratory Medicine

This year's conference will cover some of the futuristic scientific developments, operational challenges and aims at bridging gaps in African Laboratory Societies. The conference will also focus on unique case presentations that will interest Medical Laboratory practitioners worldwide.

The conference will be held from 14 – 16 April at the Egypt International Exhibition Centre and is supported by the Egyptian Society ofLaboratory Medicine (ESLM).

Sessions will include:    

  • Management & Quality
  • Medical education & E-learning
  • Infectious diseases (Virology, Microbiology, Mycology)
  • Molecular Biology
  • Personalized Medicine and Gene therapy
  • Clinical Endocrinology
  • Clinical Hematology
  • Autoimmunity advances
  • Toxicology, Drugs of abuse & Therapeutic drug monitoring
  • Histopathology

Benefits of attending

  • Interact with renowned scientists from all over the world
  • Network with colleagues and establish new contacts
  • Learn how to successfully integrate new practices that will help you achieve positive patient outcomes and develop your career
  • Improve your clinical skills in spectrum of laboratory areas including Management & Quality, Medical education & E-learning, Infectious diseases (Virology, Microbiology, Mycology), Molecular Biology, Personalised Medicine and Gene therapy, Clinical Endocrinology, Clinical Haematology, Autoimmunity advances, Toxicology, Drugs of abuse & Therapeutic drug monitoring, and Histopathology
  • Review and discuss latest cutting edge technologies
  • Grow your medical skills and proficiency under the guidance of mentors
  • Get patients to advocate for your practice by receiving state of the art treatment by your accurate diagnosis
  • Receive more referrals and be known for your quality based approach to diagnosis while achieving positive patient outcomes
  • Learn to minimise risks associated with the performance of Laboratory procedures
  • Gain critical tools for introducing patient safety in your practice, and access the tips and tricks to optimise your quality efforts

Chair and Speakers


  • Dr. Ahmed El Saifi, Professor of Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University

ESLM 2018 Organizing Committee        

  • Prof. Dr. Soheir Helal, ESLM President​​
  • Prof. Dr. Laila Abou El Magd, Ain Shams University
  • Prof. Dr. Azza Mostafa, Honorary President
  • Prof. Dr. Mervat Al-Ansary, Vice-President
  • Prof. Dr. Fatma Elmougy, Chairman Scientific Committees
  • Prof. Dr. Yasser Zeitoun, Ain Shams University
  • Prof. Dr. Mohamed Shehata, Cairo University
  • Prof. Dr. Marianne Fathy, Cairo University
  • Prof. Dr. Rania Zayed, Cairo University
  • Ass. Prof. Dr. Heba El Baz, Cairo University
  • Ass. Prof. Dr. Walaa Rabie, Conference Coordinator
  • Ass. Prof. Dr. Doaa Ghaith, Cairo University

International Moderator: Dr. Ashraf El Fiky, 


Prof. Saad Eissa, National Cancer Institute

Dr. Dalia Abd Elkerim, Cairo University

Scientific Committees' Heads

Prof. Dr. Azza Aboul Enein, Cairo University

Chemical Pathology:
Prof. Dr. Lamia Mansour, Cairo University

Prof. Dr. Shereen Shawky Cairo University

Prof. Dr. Amani Elkholy, Cairo University

Prof. Dr. Saad Eissa, National Cancer Institute