Immunology field experts will explore the ICAP standardisation of ANA pattern into the Asian med lab community. Both medical technologists and rheumatologists will benefit from this. Benefits of the ICAP pattern will be discussed and rheumatologists will be sharing their experience in using autoimmune serology. Sessions will be followed by the ANA workshop for ICAP ANA pattern.
Chair: Dr Mongkol Kunakorn,Chair, Department of Pathology; Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand
Scientific Adviser: Dr James H. Nichols, Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology; Medical Director, Clinical Chemistry and Point-of-Care Testing, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Prof Tsuneyo Mimori,Professor, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Japan
Jan Damoiseaux,Central Diagnostic Laboratory, The Netherlands
Dr Pintip Ngamjanyaporn and Dr. Parawee Chevaisrakul, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand