Searching for medical clues

Image: Automated laboratory device that fills fluids into little tubes; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf
You will find everything around laboratory technology and diagnosis in the halls 1, 2 and 3 at MEDICA 2016.

Events during MEDICA



Thursday, 17 November 2016

The scientific program of Thursday, the MEDICA EDUCATION CONFERENCE's final day looks at Diagnostics in Internal Medicine, Laboratory Medicine, Toxicology and Hygiene. Goal oriented determination of laboratory parameters, correct interpretation and connection to clinical symptoms determine the course of many diseases to a significant extent. In addition, gram-negative and gram-positive pathogens, for example, are an omnipresent interdisciplinary topic of discussion.

The conference takes place in the CCD South.

Learn more about the MEC here
Image: Prof. Dr. J. Peter Guggenbichler - Copyright: private

Groundbreaking approaches for infection control in healthcare

Prof. Dr. J. Peter Guggenbichler
2.10-3.30 p.m., Room 16
Image: Dr. Michael Lutz - Copyright: private

Gynecology: Technical aspects of prenatal screening

Dr. Michael Lutz
12.30-2.00 p.m., Room 16
Image: Prof. Dr. Roland Jahns - Copyright: private

Clinical biobanking as a step towards European and global networking

Prof. Dr. Roland Jahns
9.00-10.30 a.m., Room 17

Further courses at the MEC at 17 November 2016

  • Prof. Dr. Joachim Thiery, "Precision Medicine in Healthcare", 9.00-10.30 a.m., Room 16
  • Prof. Dr. Joachim Thiery, "Innovative diagnostics - a new standard?", 10.40 a.m.-12.00 p.m., 10.40-12.00 Uhr, Room 16
  • Prof. Dr. Hartmut Schlüter, "Application of mass spectrometry in clinical routine", 10.40 a.m.-12.00 p.m., Room 17
  • Prof. Dr. Stefan Mundlos, "Nucleotides as biomarkers", 12.30 p.m.-2.00 p.m., Room 17
Image: Logo of the MEDICA TECH FORUM

MEDICA TECH FORUM - Hall 12, Stand 12B46

Montag, 14 November 2016:

  • 11.00-11.30 a.m.: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Popp, "Chip based Isolation of Pathogens for subsequent Raman spectroscopic identification"
  • 11.30 a.m.-12.00 p.m.: Dr. Karina Weber, "Lab-on-a-Chip-SERS for medical applications"
Learn more about the MEDICA TECH FORUM here

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Impressions from laboratory technology and diagnosis - photo gallery

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