Virtual: 15-18 November 2021

ASLM2021 Conference

Responding to Outbreaks Through Resilient Laboratory Systems: Lessons Learnt from the COVID-19 Pandemic


About ASLM 2021

Launched in 2012, ASLM conferences highlight the importance of laboratory medicine and laboratory professionals for health care in Africa. The conference brings together laboratory, public health and clinical experts, health care providers as well as public and private sector leaders, non-profit and multilateral organisations, academia and health care practitioners to discuss the latest technical and policy developments, and share their experience in the field of laboratory medicine in Africa.

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Scientists and leaders convene to call for an African-driven public health agenda

Addis Ababa, 15 November 2021 – In the wake of the ongoing global pandemic, African leaders and scientists are calling for improved public health through investment in strengthened healthcare systems and local production of diagnostics, pharmaceuticals and vaccines to combat current and future disease outbreaks. With the largest burden of endemic diseases in the world… Read More

Meet the Co-Chairs of ASLM2021!

The African Society for Laboratory Medicine is excited to announce the co-chairs of ASLM2021, which will be held virtually from 15–18 November! It is our privilege to be joined by Dr Yenew Kebede, Head of Laboratory Systems at the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, and Associate Professor Haja Isatta Wurie, Senior Lecturer, Head… Read More

ASLM2021 Virtual Conference Keynote and Opening Plenary Speakers!

ASLM is pleased to announce our Keynote and Opening Plenary Speakers for the upcoming ASLM2021 Virtual Conference scheduled to take place 15-18 November 2021. Dr Tom Frieden President and CEO Resolve to Save Lives Dr John N. Nkengasong Director Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention   Dr Tom Frieden will deliver the Keynote Address… Read More

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