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ASLM conference: 15-18 November
The African Society for Laboratory Medicine announces its 5th conference, which will take place virtually 15-18 November 2021. The conference theme, ‘Responding to Outbreaks Through Resilient Laboratory Systems: Lessons Learnt from the COVID-19 Pandemic’, will address critical issues facing African ...Learn more
Clinical Laboratory Research is constantly evolving and the demands to meet specific research standard are increasing. The global training centre creates the opportunity to access eLearning platform for introductions to GCLP, Introduction to Genomic research and many other opportunitiesLearn more
Guidence Tools for TB
1,5 million people die of TB every year. Our laboratories and it staff are one of our lines of defence against this disease. We need our laboratories to function at a high standard to ensure the results produced allows for ...Learn more
ASLM launched the CoLTeP web page
ASLM, in collaboration with regional and international partners, and African Union member states, launched the COVID-19 Laboratory Testing Certification Program for facilities conducting COVID-19 testing.Learn more
Free SARS-CoV-2 Ag RDT
In September, ASLM and partners Africa CDC, CHAI, and Last Mile Health, launched the COVID-19 Ag RDT training e-learning course. Hosted online through the ASLM Academy, the course allows free and flexible self-learning that enables healthcare service providers to train and acquire knowledge and skills for safely and correctly using SARS-CoV-2 Ag RDTs to diagnose COVID-19. Learners who complete the training are awarded certificates of completion. Learn more here.
FREE ASLM Online Courses
- Enroll here for the COVID-19 Diagnostics and Testing MOOC developed by ASLM, the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and FIND.
- Enroll here for the Laboratory Training for COVID-19 Molecular Testing MOOC developed by ASLM and FIND
How can you calculate % similarity between the following bacterial species using their base sequence as follows; Bacillus cereus AGUCCAGAGC B. subtilis GUAAAAGAGC B. brevis ...
ASLM2021 Scholarship Programme Applications Open Through 1 Nov!
The ASLM2021 Scholarship Programme is a competitive process designed to provide financial support to professionals and students from low-and middle-income countries who need external funding in order to attend ASLM2021 Virtual conference. The Scholarship for ASLM2021 will cover the cost of registration.
Scholarship applicants must complete the online application, available here, by 1 November 2021. Applicants must describe what they hope to gain by attending ASLM2021 and justify their scholarship need. Awards will be made no later than 8 November 2021 by the review committee.
For more information about ASLM2021, please visit the ASLM2021 website.
Download the ASLM2021 Flier here
Design, Analyze, Communicate (DAC) started as a Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation program to help grantees optimize studies for informativeness and impact. DAC includes an evidence-based catalogue of best practices, assessments, open-source simulation software, and other tools for researchers. Read more