16-18 July 2025

Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre, Kuala Lumpur

Scientific Poster Competition

The competition is dedicated to helping grow the medical laboratory industry and giving our talented lab professionals a platform to gain recognition, network, get published, and win a host of prizes!

The Scientific Poster Competition is open for all medical lab professionals, final year and graduating medical lab students to submit your abstracts and get selected for an oral presentation at Medlab Asia and Asia Health 2024!


How to participate?

Simply submit an abstract of your work as per the below guidelines to [email protected] before 29 May 2024 and our team will get back to you if your abstract is selected.

How the competition works?

Participants can choose a topic aligned to one of the medical laboratory industry's niche areas and submit an abstract including an introduction, objectives, and conclusion.

Clinical Chemistry

Clinical Microbiology


Anatomic Pathology


Labaratory Management

Molecular Diagnostics 

  • Max 300 words, font size 11, Arial (font type)
  • You may include 1 figure or table only
  • Be as specific as possible about the material you will cover on your poster
  • Descriptions that are too short or vague will be considered incomplete
  • Please email [email protected] if you encounter any issues

Competition details

Phase 1 - Submission

Out of all abstract entries, the top 35 will be selected and asked to submit a designed poster.

Phase 2 - Presentation

The selected 35 posters will be displayed onsite. Out of these 30 selected, the top 15 will get to present their abstracts in front of the judges onsite on Thursday, 11 July 2024. Winner will be announced on the same day as the oral presentation.

Phase 3 - Speaking opportunities for Winner

Following the presentations, the judging committee will recognise the winning presenter. And the winner will receive flight and/or accommodation to Dubai and the opportunity to speak at Medlab Middle East 2025! (travel & accommodation included)

What are the deadlines?

Abstract submission deadline: 29 May 2024

Confirmation of accepted abstracts: 12 June 2024 (Top 15 Finalists)                 

Final Poster Submission: 20 June 2024                 

Please note that your abstract will be selected based on relevance, best practice, case studies and completeness of the required information submitted.

For any further queries, you can reach out to our team at [email protected]