Day 1

Thursday 4th January 2018
09:00 – 13:00 Morning session – the IHC and molecular laboratory. Moderator: CliveTaylor
09:00 – 09:30 Søren Nielsen: Pre-analyticalIHC parameters (30 m)
09:35 – 10:10 Søren Nielsen: Analytical IHC parameters I (clone selection, protocol optimization, automation) (35 m)
10:15 – 10:45 Coffee break
10:45 – 11:30 Mogens Vyberg: The impact of proficiency testing on lab immunoassays (45 m)
11:35 – 12:10 Søren Nielsen: Analytical IHC parameters II (control selection) (35 m)
12:15 – 12:55 Indian scientist: Molecular studies on FFPE tissue (40 m)
13:00 – 14.30 Lunch break
14:30 – 17:00 Afternoon interactive IHC session,
technicians
Afternoon interactive IHC session, pathologists
14:45 – 15:45 Søren Nielsen: Technical pitfalls, trouble shooting, internal quality control (60 m) Taylor, Bhargava, Vyberg:
Diagnostic pitfalls, trouble shooting (60 m)
15:45 – 16:15 Coffee break
16:15– 17:15 Søren Nielsen: Technical pitfalls, trouble shooting, internal quality control (cont’d) (60 m) Taylor, Bhargava, Vyberg:
Diagnostic pitfalls, trouble shooting (cont’d) (60 m)

Department of Pathology @ Tata Medical Center, Kolkata, India