Macedonian Association for Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine is the host for the 26th Meeting of the Balkan Clinical Laboratory Federation (BCLF) in 2018 and the 6th National Congress of the Macedonian Association of Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine, October 3-5, 2018, hotel Aleksandar Palace, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia.

The three symposium days will offer rich content of scientific papers from colleagues from all Balkan countries. This event will be a great opportunity for an exchange of knowledge and experiences of experts in the laboratory field. The scientific program will include presentations, discussions, promotions and innovations in the field of clinical laboratory achievements.
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Conference Topics

BCLF 2018 Topics
A list of topics we will be discussing during the conference. Anyone interested in can submit an abstract on one of the topics to be considered for BCLF 2018!

We have presented the list of topics below. Please download the Abstract Book for this year’s conference.

26TH BCLF TOPICS , SKOPJE 3-5.10.2018


  1. Advances in cancer biomarkers
  2. Biomarkers in kidney disease
  3. Biomarkers of inflammation and vascular damage
  4. Cardiac markers
  5. Clinical effectiveness in laboratory medicine
  6. Education and training in laboratory medicine -E- Learning and webinars
  7. Endocrinology
  8. Ethical Challenges in laboratory medicine
  9. Informatics & analytical software for medical laboratories
  10. Laboratory diagnosis of pathological conditions in pregnancy
  11. Laboratory in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer
  12. Laboratory professional network
  13. Lipoproteins
  14. Liquid biopsy
  15. Mass spectrometry: the near future
  16. Metabolic disorders
  17. Microbiome
  18. P4 Medicine
  19. Paediatric and elderly laboratory testing
  20. POCT- practical implications, Quality control
  21. Post-analytical phase of laboratory testing
  22. Quality management in laboratory medicine
  23. Varia
  24. Vitamins and nutrition
Join us and register for BCLF 2018 today!