Twelve years ago Labroots launched a new system of learning for a global scientific audience. Now, the 2021 Clinical Diagnostics and Research Virtual Event will again bring together clinicians, researchers, medical experts and professionals for the twelfth time, Labroots aims to elevate the level of collaboration and in turn, advance clinical diagnostics, research and medicine.
On November 10, 2021 thousands of will join in a discussion of the continuous progress made with advances in laboratory testing and patient care and treatment. With new technologies and treatments available, updates in regulatory processes are also necessary to ensure patient safety and proper practices.
"Artificial Intelligence (AI), especially machine learning, has grown and proliferated in a ground-changing way across different industries and sectors. AI is particularly poised to make a tremendous impact in healthcare and biotechnology, especially in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic that has put stress on healthcare systems worldwide," said Dr. Alexander Wong, Professor and Canada Research Chair at the University of Waterloo, Canada. "During the LabRoots conference, I will share how AI is being leveraged for COVID-19 clinical decision support and treatment planning through the lens of the COVID-Net open source initiative aimed at building high-performing deep learning AI models and diverse data repositories for the scientific community and clinical community to leverage to advance the field."
- Alexander Wong, Ph.D., P.Eng., SMIEEE (Keynote Speaker)
Call for Posters — Virtual poster sessions offer the opportunity to present data to a global audience via a PDF poster and video summary and discuss results with interested colleagues through email. Plan now to have your poster included in the 2021 Clinical Diagnostics Virtual Event. Submission is free; submit your abstract here.
Our virtual conference allows you to participate in a global setting with no travel or cost to you. The event will remain open for 2 years from the date of the live event, and the webinars will be available for unlimited on-demand viewing. This virtual conference also offers increased reach for the global microbiology community with a high degree of interaction through live-streaming video and chat sessions.
Labroots is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. ® Program. By attending this event, you can earn 1 Continuing Education credit per presentation for a maximum of 30 credits.
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