The Gujrat Chapter of AMBI was started in September 2014 .
- CME on “NABL- Impact on laboratory medicine”
Date: 28th Sept 2014 Venue: Govt. Medical College, Surat
One day CME on “NABL- Impact on laboratory medicine” was organized with inaugural speeches by Dr. R.K Chavda , Additional Dean GMC Surat and Dr. M. K. Vadel Medical Superintendent of the New Civil Hospital ,Surat. Key note address was delivered by Dr. Pramod Ingale on an overview on NABL accreditation process. Dr. Puneet Saxena spoke on Postgraduate curricular reforms: an NABL perspective. He talked about the effect of corporatization of health care system and growing need of persons having experience of working in accredited lab. Emphasized need of including ISO-15189 and NABL-112 document , CLSI guidelines etc. in postgraduate curriculum. There was an interactive lecture by Dr. S.M. Patel on NABL accreditation: Role of open source software technology. Brain storming discussion on challenges in NABL accreditation in government hospitals was held ,with Dr. S. Ghosh and Dr. Shilpa Jain as moderators. Also there were 23 papers in poster category and 10 papers in oral presentation category. Dr Dhara Kanani and Dr. Depak Parchawani were declared as winners in poster and oral presentation respectively.