09:00-10:00 Plenary Lecture: The Liver: Maestro of the metabolism    
10:00-10:30 COFFEE BREAK
10:30-12:00 S11. A harmonised approach to generating and applying biological variation data S12. Role of Gut microbiota in metabolism and inflammatory bowel diseases  
Biological variation, from theory to practice. The projects of EFLM Gut microbiota and its relationship with obesity, metabolic syndrome and diabetes
European Biological Variation Study (EuBIVAS): Sample collections from healthy volunteers from six European Labs for biological variation estimates’ update Celiac disease antibody testing: new trends in diagnosis, guidelines and new markers
Biological variation of CBC tests: The effect of turnarround time The role of laboratory in inflammatory bowel disease
13:30-15:00 S13. Autoimmunity and allergic disorders S14. Medical guidelines and clinical decision making S15. IATDMCT Symposia
The role of the laboratory in diagnosis and management of autoimmune disease Medical guidelines may not always be compatible with laboratory practice The future of LC-MS/MS in forensic laboratory and clinical toxicology
The role of the laboratory in the diagnosis and management of allergic disease Laboratory and clinical cooperation in enhancing clinical decision making Therapeutic drug monitoring in transplant patients
 The role of the immunology laboratory in the diagnosis and management of primary immune deficiency Demand management (test utilization) Therapeutic drug monitoring of HIV infection
15:00-15:30 COFFEE BREAK
15:30-17:00 S16. Pediatric laboratory medicine S17. Harmonisation of training and continuing professional development in laboratory medicine S18. Strategic role of laboratory management and leadership in clinical outcome
Obesity and metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents Curricula of Laboratory Medicine in Medical Schools The value of laboratory medicine on the clinical outcome: how to save money by guiding the therapeutic options
Newborn screening for metabolic and lysosomal diseases Standardization of Education of Specialists on Medical Biochemistry in Turkey The role of laboratory specialist in clinical diagnostic team
Cardiovascular risk prediction in pediatric patients Education of Specialists on Laboratory Medicine in EU Laboratory Medicine in the new regulatory and healthcare environment: from essentialism to consequentialism
17:00-17:30 COFFEE BREAK
17:30-18:30 S19.    
HbA1c and clinical outcomes in diabetes
Update on HbA1c standardisation
Alternative glycaemic markers