The FINANCIAL — Delkenheim Germany, May 14, 2011 — Abbott announced today the company's schedule of key workshops and scientific presentations at the International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine Congress (IFCC), May 15-19, in Berlin, Germany.
The company will sponsor five scientific industry workshops covering a range of clinical diagnostic research in areas such as heart and renal disease, cancer, hepatitis, and vitamins D and active B12. The company also will present its total customer solution offering for Information Technology (IT), automation, e-learning and instrument demonstrations at the Abbott exhibit booth (Hall 13).
"As a global leader in diagnostics, Abbott is committed to scientific excellence and developing technologies and customer-focused solutions that enable laboratories to be more efficient and provide better clinical outcomes," said Brian Blaser, senior vice president, Diagnostics, Abbott. "The IFCC meeting will provide Abbott the platform to showcase many of the solutions we offer our customers to address the increasing demands on the lab."