The website is reviewed by the following members of the Global Preanalytical Scientific Committees and representatives from BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company):
Mission: Raise awareness of specimen quality and safety issues in the Asia Pacific region via publications and presentations at scientific and medical conferences, symposia and related forums. Provide educational support to healthcare professionals in the region to improve compliance with best practices in the preanalytical phase.
Mission: To identify, evaluate and promote the application of better practices in all aspects of the preanalytical phase of laboratory testing in clinical medicine.
Dr. Ana-Maria Simundic
Dr. Pieter Vermeersch
Dr. Andreas Weimann
Mission: To advance the quality of healthcare services across a very diverse region by providing education and scientific support, in order that the preanalytical and analytical phases are well understood and the quality of laboratory results is improved.
Mission: To develop educational support to improve preanalytical phase into clinical lab and to conduct clinical studies and literature review on preanalytical variables and their impact.
Mission: To identify, evaluate and promote the application of better practices in all aspects of the preanalytical phase.
Dr. Santiago Valor
Mission: Improve laboratory practice in the Latin American region through the broad educational activities of health professionals and the generation and dissemination of relevant clinical and technical information to promote quality and safety in the preanalytical phase of laboratory testing.
Aparna Ahuja, M.D.