Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Klinische Chemie
Société Suisse de Chimie Clinique
Società Svizzera Chimica Clinica
Swiss Society of Clinical Chemistry

News from the SSCC

SSCC Annual Assembly 2023 (21th September 2023)
We look forward to welcoming you in Crans-Montana, October 4-6 for the 2023 SSCC Annual Assembly. Come and follow the great program that is proposed on the theme "Hormones, toxicants and environment", and visit the vendors exhibition. Last but not least, join also the special Gala Dinner, in pure vallis tradition atmosphere. Go to and the events page for all information.

SCDAT guidelines (16th March 2023)
The Swiss Guidelines for Drugs of Abuse Testing (SCDAT guidelines) have been revised by the Medicaments working group of the SSCC. The new updated version is available in English, German and French from See also the publications page.
SSCC recommendations, POCT (16th March 2023)
The Post Analytics Working group has published the following Recommendation: "Comptes-rendus et diffusion des résultats en chimie clinique: Analyses de sang et d’urine des examens de biologie médicale délocalisée (POCT)".
See also the publications page.

Other Events and information

Deutscher Kongress für Laboratoriumsmedizin 2023 (added April 27th, 2023)
The next German congress of laboratory medicine will be organised by the DGKL in Mannheim, 12-13 October 2023. The motto is "Laboratoriumsmedizin in Zeiten der Transformation". Abstracts deadline is May 17th, 2023.
Registration is open.
More information is available on the congress website: See also the events page.

Worldlab-Euromedlab 2023 (added August 8th, 2022)
The next Worldlab-Euromedlab congress will be organised May 21-25 2023 in Rome.
More information are available on the congress website: See also the events page.

AFABS 2023 (modified May 11th, 2023)
The next events of the "Association pour la Formation en Analyses de Biologie Spécialisée" are the following:
Les prochains lundis de Lausanne: Lundi 5 juin 2023 : "Nouvelles substances d’abus, est-ce que les laboratoires sont prêts à y répondre ?" Dr Marc AUGSBURGER (Lausanne); Lundi 11 septembre 2023: « Porphyries: quand l'hème va de travers » Dr Jean-François LAMBERT (Nyon); Lundi 5 décembre 2022 (en vidéoconférence): « Parasites sanguins » Dre Eugénie GAY (Genève)
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