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Medi-Labo-Tech 2017, Annual Assembly of the SSCC in Lausanne: Registration and abstracts deadline (added 5th July 2017)
Registration is open; go to the registration page (french / german).
Deadline for poster abstracts submitted to selection to oral presentation is July 14th. Go to the abstract submission formular.
See also the events page.


14. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Klinische Chemie und Laboratoriumsmedizin (added 5th July 2017)
DGKL Jahrestagung 2017 will be organised at Weser-Ems-Hallen in Oldenburg, October 11-14. More information at (www.dgkl2017.de) and in the events page.


Medi-Labo-Tech 2017, Annual Assembly of the SSCC in Lausanne: Registration is open (added 22nd May 2017)
The registration and the submission for poster abstracts are open. The 2017 SSCC annual assembly will be a common congress between the SSCC, the Swiss society for clinical pharmacology and toxicology, the Société vaudoise de médecine and the research project Nano-Tera.ch. Medi-Labo-Tech 2017 will be hosted at the SwissTech Convention Center on the EPFL campus in Lausanne, from August 30 to September 1st, 2017.
See also the events page.


e-learning from the EFLM (added added 13th April 2017)
The EFLM offers a free of charge e-learning platform providing webinars, recordings of presentations and e-learning courses that cover pivotal topics of Laboratory Medicine. Please look at the Links page for more information.


New recommendations from the Working groups (added added 31st March 2017)
The WG Post Analytics has published four new results reporting recommendation documents, about eGFR, HbA1c, critical results and Vitamin D (25-OH). Please look at the Publications page for more information.


KBMAL 3.0 / CFLAM 3.0 (added 30th March 2017)
The newest version of the KBMAL / CFLAM is effective from Jan 1st, 2017. The documents are available from the SULM website (French version and (German version). Links are also available from the Publications page.


Publications from the IFCC (added 28rd March 2017)
The IFCC is producing two communication media: the electronic newsletter (IFCC e-News) and the electronic journal (eJIFCC). See also the links page.


SGKC Förderpreis / Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (added 23rd March 2017) 

Submission deadline: May 31st, 2017.
- The board of the SSCC/SGKC yearly allocates a price for recognised scientific performances to young members of the SGKC/SSCC or to people possessing a FAMH title in clinical chemistry or "pluridisciplinaire".
The rules and registration forms are available in the following documents.
- Der SGKC Vorstand macht auf den jährlich verliehenen SGKC-Förderpreis aufmerksam und ermuntert alle Jungmitglieder, sich dafür zu bewerben. Reglement und Anmeldeformular können hier heruntergeladen werden.
- Le comité de la SSCC rend annuellement attentif à l'existence d'un prix d'encouragement destiné à de jeunes chercheurs membres, pour autant qu'ils s'inscrivent. Le règlement et le formulaire d'inscription peuvent être téléchargés ci-dessous.
Reglement SGKC Förderpreis / Règlement Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC

Formulaire de candidature pour le Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC / Bewerbungsformular für den Förderpreis der SGKC
See more information in the Membership page.


Symposium Cutting Edge of Laboratory Management in Europe CELME 2017 (added 23rd March 2017)
This symposium is organised by the EFLM and the Czech Society of Clinical Biochemistry in Prague, October 5-6 2017. (www.celme2017.cz). More information in the events page.


Inborn Errors of Metabolism satellite meeting at EuroMedLab 2017 (added 16th January 2017)
The SSCC is co-organising a satellite meeting on Inborn Errors of Metabolism during EuroMedLab 2017 in Athens, June 10-11. (www.athens2017.org). More information here and in the events page.


EFLM Bursary Programme for EuroMedLab 2017 (added 8th November 2016)
EFLM is promoting a bursary programme for young scientists attending the 22nd IFCC-EFLM European Congress of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine - EuroMedLab 2017 to be held in Athens on 11-15 June 2017. (www.athens2017.org). More information in the events page.


EFLM Bursary Programme for 4th EFLM-BD CONFERENCE ON PREANALYTICAL PHASE (added 8th November 2016)
EFLM is promoting a bursary programme for young scientists attending the 4th EFLM-BD Conference on Preanalytical Phase to be held in Amsterdam on 24-25 March 2017. (www.preanalytical-phase.org/). More information in the events page.


News from EuroMedLab 2017 (added 12th October 2016)
News from the scientific program committee of EuroMedLab 2017 in Athens: (Congress newsletter issue 4). More information in the events page.


See you next year in Lausanne at Medi-Labo-Tech 2017! (added 23rd June 2016)
After Swiss MedLab2016, the 2017 SSCC annual assembly will be a common congress between the SSCC, the Swiss society for clinical pharmacology and toxicology, the Société vaudoise de médecine and the research project Nano-Tera.ch. Medi-Labo-Tech 2017 will be hosted at the SwissTech Convention Center on the EPFL campus in Lausanne, from August 30 to September 1st, 2017.
See also the events page.


Publications from the Working groups (added added 23rd June 2016)
The WG Post Analytics has made available an italian version of a recommentation: Resoconti e diffusione dei risultati in chimica clinica: Intervalli di riferimento e valori soglia (limiti di decisione clinica). Please look at the Publications page for more information.


News from Swiss MedLab 2016 and SGKC Jahresversammlung 2016 / Assemblée annuelle SSCC 2016 (added 23rd June 2016)
Thanks to the organisers of SwissMedLab 2016, the sponsors, the speakers as well as the participants who all have contributed to this successful event! You can find a picture gallery. If you missed it or part of it, a number of handouts from the presentations are available from the conference webpage.


New links to foundations and associations (added 13th April 2016)
A number of new links to external foundations and associations have been added to the Links page: f4labmed, ARL, AFABS. Please contact us if you would like to add yours.


New Recommendation document SSCC (added 30th March 2016)
The SSCC and the Swiss Society of Cardiology have published a new recommendation document: Empfehlung zur Umstellung der Einheit für kardiales Troponin / Recommandation relative au changement d'unité de la troponine cardiaque. The documents were published in Pipette 4/2015. Please visit the Publications page for more information.


New job offer at Ente Ospedaliero Cantonale (Bellinzona). (added 30th March 2016)
Clinical Laboratory Technicians with expertise in LC-MS . Please visit the Jobs page for more information.


News about next EFLM 2016 congress (added 8th March 2016)
The next EFLM (European Federation of CLinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine) Congress will be a joint congress with UEMS (European Union of Medical Specialists) hosted in Warsaw, 21-24 September 2016 in Warsaw. Bursaries of up to 1000 euros are available for participants under 35y and submitting an abstract. The Walter Guder Preanalytical Award for 2016 is also announced. This award is for an outstanding preanalytical original paper. More information about the award and the bursaries can be found in the events page. Please visit the EFLM-UEMS Congress website for more information.


Publications from the Working groups (added 17th February 2016)
The WG Post Analytics has made available two publications appeared in Pipette. Please visit the Publications page for more information.


Further- and Continuing Education Symposium: MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS 2016 (added 3rd February 2016)
This symposium will take place in Zürich, March 3-4, 2016. The Program is now available. Please visit the www.molekularediagnostik.ch website or the events page for more information.


EuroMedLab 2017 (added 20th January 2016)
EuroMedLab 2017 will be organised in Athens, June 11-15, 2017 (www.athens2017.org). More information in the events page.


SGKC Förderpreis / Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (added 21st December 2015) 

Submission deadline: March 1st, 2016.
- The board of the SSCC/SGKC yearly allocates a price for recognised scientific performances to young members of the SGKC/SSCC or to people possessing a FAMH title in clinical chemistry or "pluridisciplinaire".
The rules and registration forms are available in the following documents.
- Der SGKC Vorstand macht auf den jährlich verliehenen SGKC-Förderpreis aufmerksam und ermuntert alle Jungmitglieder, sich dafür zu bewerben. Reglement und Anmeldeformular können hier heruntergeladen werden.
- Le comité de la SSCC rend annuellement attentif à l'existence d'un prix d'encouragement destiné à de jeunes chercheurs membres, pour autant qu'ils s'inscrivent. Le règlement et le formulaire d'inscription peuvent être téléchargés ci-dessous.
Reglement SGKC Förderpreis / Règlement Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC

Formulaire de candidature pour le Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC / Bewerbungsformular für den Förderpreis der SGKC
See more information in the Membership page.


Further- and Continuing Education Symposium: MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS 2016 (added 09th December 2015)
This congress will take place in Zürich, March 3-4, 2016. Please visit the www.molekularediagnostik.ch website or the events page for more information.


Swiss MedLab 2016 and SGKC Jahresversammlung 2016 / Assemblée annuelle SSCC 2016 (added 4th December 2015)
Swiss MedLab 2016 will be organised in Bern, June 13-16, 2016 (sulm.ch/d/swissmedlab). Abstract submission is open. Swiss Medlab will host the SSCC Annual meeting June 14-16. The SSCC general assembly will be Thursday June 16. The general program is available. More information in the events page.


New job offer CHUV-UNIL (added 23th November 2015)
Responsable de laboratoire de pré-analytique, 80%;. Please visit the Jobs page for more information.


New Recommendation document SSCC (added 05th October 2015)
The WG Post Analytics has published a new recommendation document: Comptes-rendus et diffusion des résultats en chimie clinique: Intervalles de référence et valeurs seuils (limites de décision clinique). Please visit the Publications page for more information.


SGKC Jahresversammlung 2015 / Assemblée annuelle SSCC 2015 (added 16th September 2015)
It's already next week! The detailed program and the list of posters is available. Over 200 participants are already announced. Dont' forget to register if you want to join for the Gala Dinner. Please visit the www.sscc2015.ch website or the events page for more information.


12. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Vereinten Gesellschaft für Klinische Chemie und Laboratoriumsmedizin (added 10th June 2015)
This congress will take place in Leipzig, October 14-17. Please visit the www.dgkl2015.de website or the events page for more information.


15th EFLM Continuing Postgraduate Course in ClinicalChemistry and Laboratory Medicine:"How to access the quality of your method?" (added 9th June 2015)
This course will take place in Zagreb, October 24-25. Please visit the eflm-course.org website or the events page for more information.


SGKC Jahresversammlung 2015 / Assemblée annuelle SSCC 2015 (added 4th May 2015)
The Annual assembly of the SSCC will take place this year in Geneva, September 23-25. Please visit the sscc2015.ch website or the events page for more information.


SGKC Förderpreis / Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (added 24th March 2015) 

Submission deadline: July 31th, 2015.
- The board of the SSCC/SGKC yearly allocates a price for recognised scientific performances to young members of the SGKC/SSCC or to people possessing a FAMH title in clinical chemistry or "pluridisciplinaire".
The rules and registration forms are available in the following documents.
- Der SGKC Vorstand macht auf den jährlich verliehenen SGKC-Förderpreis aufmerksam und ermuntert alle Jungmitglieder, sich dafür zu bewerben. Reglement und Anmeldeformular können hier heruntergeladen werden.
- Le comité de la SSCC rend annuellement attentif à l'existence d'un prix d'encouragement destiné à de jeunes chercheurs membres, pour autant qu'ils s'inscrivent. Le règlement et le formulaire d'inscription peuvent être téléchargés ci-dessous.
Reglement SGKC Förderpreis / Règlement Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC

Formulaire de candidature pour le Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC / Bewerbungsformular für den Förderpreis der SGKC
See more information in the Membership page.


Weiter- und Fortbildungs-Symposium MOLEKULARE DIAGNOSTIK 2015 (updated 2nd February 2015) 
The symposium will be hosted in Zürich, 5-6 March, 2015. It is co-organised by the University of Zürich and the SSCC.
See http://www.molekularediagnostik.ch/, get the final program here. See also the Events page for more information.

SSCC/SGKC 2015 (added 28th October 2014)
While you prepare your travel for the 2014 Edition of the SSCC/SGKC Congress in Basle, Take note of the dates and place of the 2015 Edition, 23th - 25th September 2015 in Geneva.
See the congress website: www.sscc2015.ch. See also the Events page.

3rd EFLM-BD European Conference on Preanalytical Phase.(updated 28th October 2014)
This edition will take place in Porto (PT), 20-21 March 2015. Abstract submission deadline is 1st December 2014. EFLM is promoting a bursaries programme for young scientists
See more details at www.preanalytical-phase.org. See also the Events page.

EFLM publications (added 29th July 2014)
The EFLM (European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine) has announced an updated list of publications, prepared by EFLM Committees or Working Groups or where EFLM played an important scientific role.
See more details from the EFLM website: http://www.efcclm.eu/index.php/eflm-publications.html.

Master of Advanced Studies "Toxicology" September 2014 - June 2016 (new 28th July 2014) 
Registration for the MAS in Toxicology from the University of Geneva, period 2014-2016  http://www.unige.ch/formcont/toxico . Deadlines for registration: August 30th, 2014.
See also the Events page.

EuroMedLab JIB 2015 (added 9th July 2014) 
This congress will take place June 21-25, 2015 in Paris.
See the congress website: www.paris2015.org. See also the Events page.

"1. Deutscher Kongress der Laboratoriumsmedizin 2014" (updated 24th June 2014) 
This congress, organized by the DGKL and the DVTA will take place September 24-27, 2014 in Mannheim. The SSCC is one of the invited organisations.
See the congress website: laboratoriumsmedizin2014.de. See also the Events page.

SGKC/SSCC Annual Assembly 2014 in Basle: 29-31 Oct. 2014 (added 19th June 2014) 
Extended deadline for abstract submission: 21 July 2014. Get more information at http://www.congrex.ch/sgkc2014 .
See also the Events page.

SGKC Förderpreis / Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (added 16th April 2014) 

Submission deadline: August 29th, 2014.
- The board of the SSCC/SGKC yearly allocates a price for recognised scientific performances to young members of the SGKC/SSCC or to people possessing a FAMH title in clinical chemistry or "pluridisciplinaire".
The rules and registration forms are available in the following documents.
- Der SGKC Vorstand macht auf den jährlich verliehenen SGKC-Förderpreis aufmerksam und ermuntert alle Jungmitglieder, sich dafür zu bewerben. Reglement und Anmeldeformular können hier heruntergeladen werden.
- Le comité de la SSCC rend annuellement attentif à l'existence d'un prix d'encouragement destiné à de jeunes chercheurs membres, pour autant qu'ils s'inscrivent. Le règlement et le formulaire d'inscription peuvent être téléchargés ci-dessous.
Reglement SGKC Förderpreis / Règlement Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC

Formulaire de candidature pour le Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC / Bewerbungsformular für den Förderpreis der SGKC
See more information in the Membership page.


The 3rd EFLM-UEMS conference "Laboratory Medicine at the Clinical Interface" (updated 11th April 2014) 
This congress will take place October 7-10, 2014 in Liverpool. See third newsletter here. Deadlines for abstract submission: May 23rd, 2014.
See the congress website: eurolabfocus2014.org. See also the Events page.

SGKC/SSCC Annual Assembly 2014 in Basle: keep the dates: 29-31 Oct. 2014 (updated 4th March 2014) 
Get access to all latest information from  http://www.congrex.ch/sgkc2014 . Deadlines for abstract submission: June 17th, 2014.
See also the Events page.

XIIIth International Congress of Pediatric Laboratory Medicine (updated 20th January 2014) 
This congress will take place June 20-22, 2014 in Istanbul. Deadlines for abstract submission: March 15th, 2014. See the program  at http://icplm2014.org. See the Events page for more information and announcements.

Weiter- und Fortbildungs-Symposium DIAGNOSTIK AUF MOLEKULAREM NIVEAU (added 13th December 2013) 
The symposium will be hosted in Zürich, 27-28 February, 2014. It is co-organised by teh University of Zürich and the SSCC. See the program  at http://www.molekularediagnostik.ch/ See the Events page for more information and announcements.

1st Austrian-Swiss Metabolic Meeting (ASMM)  (added 14th January 2014) 
This congress will take place in Zürich, January 16-17, 2014. See the Events page for more information and announcements.

SGKC/SSCC Annual Assembly 2013: see you in Lucerne this week, May 16-18, 2013 (added 14th May 2013) 
Get access to all latest information from http://www.porphyrinsandporphyrias.org/
See the Events page for more information.   

SGKC Förderpreis / Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (added 25th January 2012) 

Submission deadline: April 15th, 2013.
- The board of the SSCC/SGKC yearly allocates a price for recognised scientific performances to young members of the SGKC/SSCC or to people possessing a FAMH title in clinical chemistry or "pluridisciplinaire".
The rules and registration forms are available in the following documents.
- Der SGKC Vorstand macht auf den jährlich verliehenen SGKC-Förderpreis aufmerksam und ermuntert alle Jungmitglieder, sich dafür zu bewerben. Reglement und Anmeldeformular können hier heruntergeladen werden.
- Le comité de la SSCC rend annuellement attentif à l'existence d'un prix d'encouragement destiné à de jeunes chercheurs membres, pour autant qu'ils s'inscrivent. Le règlement et le formulaire d'inscription peuvent être téléchargés ci-dessous.
Reglement SGKC Förderpreis / Règlement Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC

Formulaire de candidature pour le Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC / Bewerbungsformular für den Förderpreis der SGKC
See more information in the Membership page.

Weiter- und Fortbildungs-Symposium DIAGNOSTIK AUF MOLEKULAREM NIVEAU (added 26th February 2013) 
The symposium will be hosted in Zürich, 01-02 March, 2013. It is co-organised by teh UNniversity of Zürich and the SSCC. See the program  at http://www.molekularediagnostik.ch/ See the Events page for more information.

2nd EFLM-BD European Conference on Preanalytical Phase (added 14th December 2012) 
The conference will be hosted in Zabreb (Croatia), 01-02 March, 2013.   
See the Events page for more information.

SGKC/SSCC Annual Assembly 2013: registration is open, abstract submission deadline is 27th Jan. 2013 (added 15th November 2012) 
The registration is open for next year's SGKC/SSCC annual assembly in Lucerne, 16-18 May, 2013. Submission of abstracts is also open, with a deadline set to 27th Jannuary, 2013. Links to the registration and abstract submission forms at  http://www.porphyrinsandporphyrias.org/.   
See the Events page for more information.

29th Montreux Symposium on LC/MS 2012 (added 15th October 2012) 
This year's Montreux LC/MS conference presents it self with special highlights on Metabolomics and Clinical Chemistry. It will take place November 7-9, 2012.      
See the Events page for more information, visit the www.lcms-montreux.com conference website or read the annoucement.

SGKC/SSCC Annual Assembly 2013: keep the date (added 8th October 2012) 
Next year, the annual assembly of the SGKC/SSCC will take place in Lucerne, 16-18 May, 2013. It will also host the Porphyrins and Porphyrias Conference 2013 (http://www.porphyrinsandporphyrias.org/).  It will be jointly organized with the Swiss Society for Porphyria (SGP), the European Porphyria Initiative (EPI), the German EPP society and the Swiss Society of Clinical Chemistry.   
See the Events page for more information.

The MS Analyses list is being updated (modified 12th June 2012) 
We are currently collecting information about what laboratory is performing analyses and tests using mass spectrometry.
See the Analyses page for more information

Symposium "Laboratoriumsdiagnostik von Erkrankungen des Bewegungsapparates" (added 10th September 2012) 
This FAMH and FMH Weiter- and Fortbildungs symposium will take place in Zurich, September 27th, 2012. The presentations will be given in german. 
See the Events page for more information.

SGKC/SSCC Annual Assembly 2013: keep the date (added 3rd February 2012) 
Next year, the annual assembly of the SGKC/SSCC will take place in Lucerne, 16-18 May, 2013.
See the Events page for more information.

SGKC Förderpreis / Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (added 25th January 2012) 

Submission deadline: April 30th, 2011.
- The board of the SSCC/SGKC yearly allocates a price for recognised scientific performances to young members of the SGKC/SSCC or to people possessing a FAMH title in clinical chemistry or "pluridisciplinaire".
The rules and registration forms are available in the following documents.
- Der SGKC Vorstand macht auf den jährlich verliehenen SGKC-Förderpreis aufmerksam und ermuntert alle Jungmitglieder, sich dafür zu bewerben. Reglement und Anmeldeformular können hier heruntergeladen werden.
- Le comité de la SSCC rend annuellement attentif à l'existence d'un prix d'encouragement destiné à de jeunes chercheurs membres, pour autant qu'ils s'inscrivent. Le règlement et le formulaire d'inscription peuvent être téléchargés ci-dessous.
Reglement SGKC Förderpreis / Règlement Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC

Formulaire de candidature pour le Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC / Bewerbungsformular für den Förderpreis der SGKC
See more information in the Membership page.

Diagnostik Update 2012 (added 19th January 2012) 
This "2. Labormedizin-Update-Seminar" is organised in Wiesbaden (D), March 9-10, 2012 under the patronage of the DGKL, DGIM and SGKC/SSCC. Members of the SGKC/SSCC can benefit from a reduced registration price.
See flyer, the congress website or the Events page for more information.

Revised version of the SGKC/SSCC statutes (added 10th January 2012) 
The 2011 General Assembly has accepted a revision of the society statuses. You can download them from the Members page

Swiss Guidelines fo Drugs of Abuse Testing 2011 added 14th November 2011) 
The Swiss Guidelines for Drugs of Abuse Testing have been updated.
 See the SCDAT website or the Publications page for more information.

Swiss MedLab 2012 (added 11th November 2011) 
Next year, Swiss MedLab 2012 is organised in Bern, 12-14 June
 See the Events page for more information.

Dr. André Déom, New honorary member (added 4th November 2011) 
Dr. André Déom has become Honorary member of the SSCC at the 2011 General Assembly. The SSCC is grateful for his long term and significant contribution to the society. See also the Membership page.

News from the SGKC/SSCC General Assembly 2011 (added 23rd August 2011) 
- Deadline for early registration: August 31st!
 See www.congress-info.ch/sscc2011 or the Events page for more information.

Farewell Symposium for Professor Nenad Blau (added 23rd August 2011) 
The Symposium is entitled "On the Trances of BH4". It will take place October 27, 2011, at the Kinderspital Zürich. See http://www.kispi.unizh.ch/af/Weiterbildung/KlinischeChem_de.html or the Events page for more information.

EuroMedLab  2013 (added 7th June 2011) 
The 20th IFCC-EFCC European Congress of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine will take place in Milano, May 19-23, 2013. See www.milan2013.org or the Events page for more information.

SGKC Förderpreis / Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (added 6th May 2010) 

Submission deadline: August 19th, 2011.
- The board of the SSCC/SGKC yearly allocates a price for recognised scientific performances to young members of the SGKC/SSCC or to people possessing a FAMH title in clinical chemistry or "pluridisciplinaire".
The rules and registration forms are available in the following documents.
- Der SGKC Vorstand macht auf den jährlich verliehenen SGKC-Förderpreis aufmerksam und ermuntert alle Jungmitglieder, sich dafür zu bewerben. Reglement und Anmeldeformular können hier heruntergeladen werden.
- Le comité de la SSCC rend annuellement attentif à l'existence d'un prix d'encouragement destiné à de jeunes chercheurs membres, pour autant qu'ils s'inscrivent. Le règlement et le formulaire d'inscription peuvent être téléchargés ci-dessous.
Reglement SGKC Förderpreis / Réglement Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (PDF)

Formulaire de candidature pour le Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC / Bewerbungsformular für den Förderpreis der SGKC (doc)
See more information in the Membership page.

News from the SGKC/SSCC General Assembly 2011 (added 6th May 2011) 
- Deadline for abstract submission: 30th June2011
- Scientific programme available
- Registration is open
 See www.congress-info.ch/sscc2011 or the Events page for more information.

Job Announcement (added 6th May 2011) 
- Stellvertretende/n Leiter/in für die Abteilung für Klinische Chemie und Biochemie, Universitäts-Kinderspital, Zürich (CH)
See the
Jobs page for more information.

Job Announcements (added 10th Jan. 2011) 
- Leiter/in des Bereichs Massenspektrometrie (Oberassistent/in), Universitäts-Kinderspital Zürich. 
- Praticien hospitalier plein temps, UF de Génétique Moléculaire et Biochimie (Pr Jacques Elion), hôpital Robert Debré, Paris (F)
See the
Jobs page for more information.

Announcement for various congresses, symposia, courses in 2011 (added 10th Dec. 2010, updated 20th Dec.2010) 
- Zurich Innate Symposium 2011, International Symposium on Defect in Innate Immunity and Inflammation 2011, Zurich, 4.5 February, 2011 www.zurich-innate2011.ch 
- Weiter- und Fortbildungs-Symposium DIAGNOSTIK AUF MOLEKULAREM NIVEAU, Zürich, 2-3 March, 2011 www.molekularediagnostik.ch
- DIAGNOSTIKUPDATE2011; 1. Labormedizin-Update-Seminar, Mannhein (D), 11-12 March, 2011 www.diagnostik-update.com
- ICPLM 2011, XII International Congress of Pediatric Laboratory Medicine, Berlin (D), 13-15 May, 2011 www.icplm2011.org
- IATDMCT 2011,  12th International Congress of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring & Clinical Toxicology, Stuttgart (D), 2-6 Oct, 2011 www.iatdmct2011.de
See the Events page for more information.

IFCC WorldLab and EuroMedLab  2011 (added 6th Oct. 2010) 
The 21st International Congress of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, 19th IFCC-EFCC European Congress of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine and  8th Annual Meeting of the German Society of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine will take place in Berlin, May 15-19, 2011. See www.berlin2011.org or the Events page for more information.

SGKC/SSCC General Assembly 2011 (added 15th Sept. 2010) 
The 2011 General Assembly and annual congress of the SGKC/SSCC will take place in Zurich, November 2-4, 2011. It is co-organised with the DGKL and the ÖGLMKC. See www.congress-info.ch/sscc2011 or the Events page for more information.

SSIEM Annual symposium 2011 (added 15th Sept. 2010) 
Here is a first announcment to the Annual symposium of the Society for the Study of Inborn Errors of Metabolism to be held Aug 30-Sept 2011 in Geneva See www.ssiem2011.com or the Events page for more information.

SGKC Förderpreis / Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (added 6th April 2010) 

Submission deadline: June 30th, 2010.
- The board of the SSCC/SGKC yearly allocates a price for recognised scientific performances to young members of the SGKC/SSCC or to people possessing a FAMH title in clinical chemistry or "pluridisciplinaire".
The rules and registration forms are available in the following documents.
- Der SGKC Vorstand macht auf den jährlich verliehenen SGKC-Förderpreis aufmerksam und ermuntert alle Jungmitglieder, sich dafür zu bewerben. Reglement und Anmeldeformular können hier heruntergeladen werden.
- Le comité de la SSCC rend annuellement attentif à l'existence d'un prix d'encouragement destiné à de jeunes chercheurs membres, pour autant qu'ils s'inscrivent. Le règlement et le formulaire d'inscription peuvent être téléchargés ci-dessous.
Reglement SGKC Förderpreis / Réglement Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (PDF)

Formulaire de candidature pour le Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC / Bewerbungsformular für den Förderpreis der SGKC (doc)
See more information in the Membership page. 

General Assembly 2010 (added 18th March 2010) 
The 2010 General assembly and annual congress of the SGKC/SSCC will take place in Bulle, September 15-17, 2010. See www.sscc2010.ch or the Events page for more information. 

Scientific groups page updated (updated 14th December 2009) 
The list of members of the different scientific working groups as well as the description of their goals has been updated. See the Scientific Board page.

Did you change your postal or email address? Let us know! (added 4th December 2009) 
In order to update our members' database and for you to get up-to-date information about the activities of the SGKC/SSCC, please communicate your address changes using the corresponding form, available in the Membership page.

News from the Annual Congress/Assembly in Lugano  (added 4th October 2009) 
- Pictures from the annual congress  in Lugano are available from the congress website.

- The organisers of the congress would also like to get feedbacks from the participants. An evaluation form is available here. This will be very helpful to the next year's congress organisers for further improvements of the event. 

- Three members have been elected as honorary members: Dr. Michelle Rossier, Prof. Dr. Hans Peter Sigrist, Prof Dr. Walter Riesen (see the Membership page)

- Please note that next year's annual congress will take place in Bulle (FR),  September 15-17, 2010.

Honorary members and society statuses  (added 10th August 2009) 
The SSCC is proud to count a number of honorary members who have devoted time and effort in the society. They are thanked in the Membership page. The statuses of the society are made available from this page also. 

SGKC Förderpreis / Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (added 31st March 2009) 

Submission deadline: June 30th, 2009.
- The board of the SSCC/SGKC yearly allocates a price for recognised scientific performances to young members of the SGKC/SSCC or to people possessing a FAMH title in clinical chemistry or "pluridisciplinaire".
The rules and registration forms are available in the following documents.
- Der SGKC Vorstand macht auf den jährlich verliehenen SGKC-Förderpreis aufmerksam und ermuntert alle Jungmitglieder, sich dafür zu bewerben. Reglement und Anmeldeformular können hier heruntergeladen werden.
- Le comité de la SSCC rend annuellement attentif à l'existence d'un prix d'encouragement destiné à de jeunes chercheurs membres, pour autant qu'ils s'inscrivent. Le règlement et le formulaire d'inscription peuvent être téléchargés ci-dessous.
Reglement SGKC Förderpreis / Réglement Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (PDF)

Formulaire de candidature pour le Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC / Bewerbungsformular für den Förderpreis der SGKC (doc)

SSCC General assembly 2009 in Lugano  
(updated 27th
March 2009) 
This year, the General Assembly meeting will take place in Lugano
, Sept. 16-18. See http://www.sscc-lugano2009.ch and in the Events section.
Abstracts submission deadline: 15th Juni 2009
on the congress website

Lab Tests Online   (added 17th November 2008) 
Lab Tests Online, a public resource on clinical lab testing  More information in the Links section.

Meeting announcement: "Die neue Analysenliste verschlechtert Patientenversorgung und verursacht CHF 500 Mio. Mehrkosten." "La nouvelle liste des analyses altère l’assistance aux patients et engendre un surcoût de CHF 500 Mio". Organised by the SULM   (added 24th October 2008, updated 28th October 2008) 
Bern, Kursaal, 30. October 2008.  More information in the Events section.

Meeting announcement: Swiss MedLab 2008 Montreux, 16.-19.9   (added 12th August 2008) 
Montreux, 16.-19 September 2008.  More information in the Events section and at www.swissmedlab.ch.

QUALAB checklists v 1.0 (added 10th June 2008) 
The QUALAB checklists are version 1.0 and valid from January 1st, 2009.  More information in the Publications section.

Molecular Diagnostics working group: new members (added 10th June 2008) 
BPD. Dr. Carlo Lagardièr and Dr. Athanasios Vergopoulos are new members of the working group.  More information in the Working groups section.

DFK Research Conference announcement: Martial Saugy   (added 7th Mai 2008) 
Bern, 2. June 2008.  More information in the Events section.

Meeting announcement: 5. Jahrestagung DGKL: preprogram available   (added 7th Mai 2008) 
Mannheim (D), 21.24 September 2008.  More information in the Events section.

Job announcements, new open positions in Basel (modified 17th January 2008) 
See the Jobs page

Meeting announcement: 5. Jahrestagung DGKL   (added 9th January 2008) 
Mannheim (D), 21.24 September 2008.  More information in the Events section.

Meeting announcement: Annual meeting of the SGIEM   (added 9th January 2008) 
Lausanne, 31.Jannuary 2008.  More information in the Events section.

New scientific working group in the SSCC:  Swiss Group for Inborn Errors of Metabolism (SGIEM) (added 14th December 2007) 
The SGIEM and the SSCC have decided to share their activities and interests. The SGIEM is forming a new scientific working group within the scientific board of the SSCC. See in the Scientific Board page.

Course/Symposium Announcement: Diagnostik auf Molekularem Niveau, 6-7 March 2008, Zürich (added 26th November 2007) 
Organised by the "molecular diagnostics" study group of the SGKC/SSCC. More information  in the Events section.

List of Mass Spectrometry Analyses (added 26th November 2007) 
List of Laboratories performing analyses using Mass Spectrometry, as compiled by the "Mass Spectrometry" study group of the  SGKC/SSCC. More information in the Analyses section.

Monographies for medicaments (updated 26th November 2007) 
List of Medicaments Monographies produced by the "Medicaments" study group of the SGKC/SSCC are updated in the Publications section.

Job announcements, new open positions in Zürich (modified 17th September 2007) 
See the Jobs page

Meeting announcement: Labordiagnostik monoklonaler Gamopathien  (added 17th September 2007)
2nd Symposium,  KantonSpital Aarau, 20 September, 2007  More information in the Events section.

Meeting Update: Joined SGKC and SGED General Assembly meeting 2007 in Bern, Nov 28-30 (added 04th Sept. 2007)
The registration is open. Reminder: Deadline for abstract submission: September 28th, 2007. More information at http://www.sscc.ch/sscc/SSCC2007/.

New item in Links page: ERNDIM: (added 4th Sept 2007)
European Research Network for evaluation and improvement of screening, Diagnosis and treatment of Inherited disorders of Metabolism  See in the Links section.

Meeting announcement: IFCC Worldlab Fortalezza 2008  (added 20th August 2007)
20th International Congress of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine; XXXV Brazilian Congress of Clinical Analysis; VIII Brazilian Congress of Clinical Citology,  Fortalezza, Brazil, 28 September- 2 October, 2008  More information in the Events section.

Meeting announcement: IX International Congress of Pediatric Laboratry Medicine (added 13th August 2007)
IFCC and IAPLM meeting. "Bringing the Best in Pediatric Laboratory Medicine to the Whole World",  Fortalezza, Brazil, 26-28 September, 2008  More information in the Events section.

Meeting Announcement: Joined SGKC and SGED General Assembly meeting 2007(added 05th July 2007)
This year SSCC/SGKC Annual meeting will take place in Bern, Nov 28-30. It is jointly organised with the SSED/SGED (Swiss Society of Endocrinology and Diabetology). More information at http://www.sscc.ch/sscc/SSCC2007/.

SGKC Förderpreis / Prix d’encouragement de la SSCC (modified 5th July 2007) 

Submission deadline: September 28th, 2007. The board of the SSCC/SGKC yearly allocates a price for recognised scientific performances to young members of the SGKC/SSCC or to people possessing a FAMH title in clinical chemistry or "pluridisciplinaire". Registration is required. Der SGKC Vorstand macht auf den jährlich verliehenen SGKC-Förderpreis aufmerksam und ermuntert alle Jungmitglieder, sich dafür zu bewerben. Le comité de la SSCC rend annuellement attentif à l'existence d'un prix d'encouragement destiné à de jeunes chercheurs membres, pour autant qu'ils s'inscrivent

The rules and registration forms are available in the following documents. Reglement und Anmeldeformular können hier heruntergeladen werden. Le règlement et le formulaire d'inscription peuvent être téléchargés ci-dessous.

Job announcements, new open positions (modified 01st March 2007)
See the Jobs page.

"Therapeutic Drug Monitoring: Current Status and Future Directions" (added 01st December 2006)
Symposium organized by the SSCC scientific study group „Drug Monitoring“. More information in the Events section. Program and registration available.

Swiss MedLab 2008 (added 04th October 2006)
International conference organized by the SULM. More information in the Events section.

Monographies for medicaments (added 01st October 2006)
New Medicaments Monographies produced by the "Medicaments" study group of the SGKC/SSCC are made available in the Publications section.

"Therapeutic Drug Monitoring: Current Status and Future Directions" (added 23th September 2006)
Symposium organized by the SSCC scientific study group „Drug Monitoring“. More information in the Events section.

4th Introduction Course in Mass Spectrometry for Medical Laboratories (added 15th September 2006)
Organised by the Mass Spectrometry study group of the SGKC/SSCC.  More information in the Events section.

International Symposium on Quality Assurance and Control in Laboratory Medicine (added 30th August 2006)
Organised by the EQUALM and the CSCQ in Geneva. More information in the Events section.

Molecular diagnostics course in February 2007 (added 24th August 2006)
"Diagnostik auf Molekularem Niveau" organised by the "molecular diagnostics" study group of the SGKC/SSCC. More information  in the Events section.

Monographies for medicaments (added 24th August 2006)
Medicaments Monographies produced by the "Medicaments" study group of the SGKC/SSCC are made available in the Publications section.

Next Annual General Assembly of the SSCC/SGKC 
The next Annual General Assembly of the SSCC/SGKC will be hosted in St-Gallen, 27. - 29. September 2006. More info is available at http://www.congress-info.ch/sgkc2006/
.

The website is under construction (15th May 2006)
The website is temporarely under construction. Some pages are to be updated and corrected. Any correction requirements and comments can be send to Pierre-Alain.Binz@isb-sib.ch.

Medikamentenliste 2004
Die Arbeitsgruppe Medikamente hat die neue Liste der speziellen Medikamentenbestimmungen und die ausführenden Laboratorien herausgegeben. Sie stehen als PDF-Datei zum Download zur Verfügung.

Kontrollblatt interne Qualitätskontrolle
Für die interne Qualitätskontrolle ist eine allgemeine Kontrollkarte für die graphische und nummerische Darstellung von Qualitätskontrollproben, ebenfalls für den Download, bereitgestellt

Verzeichnis der MS-Anaylsen / Liste des Analyses MS 2004
Institut für Klinische Chemie Zürich (pdf)
Universitätskinderspital Zürich (pdf)
Hôpital Universitaire de Genéve (pdf)