Benchmarks 2022 Coming Soon!

Benchmarks 2022 is an annual symposium for Medical Laboratory Technologists, Assistants, Administrators, students, and other Medical Laboratory Sciences professionals to build skills in quality improvement and research projects and showcase works-in-progress, innovations in practice, and completed research.

Medical Laboratory Sciences professionals from all specialties are invited to participate in what will be a dynamic opportunity for knowledge sharing and building professional networks.

The inaugural Benchmarks 2021 symposium was hosted as a virtual meeting on April 30th and May 1st, 2021 and featured the following:

April 30th

Workshop: Point of Care, Anywhere: Establishing a QA framework to guide point of care testing
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Sandip SenGupta – Lab Medicine Without Borders: Creating New Value for Our Regional Health Care Ecosystems Through Collaborations in Population Health Management
Oral presentations and Poster Rounds: Innovations in practice/education, quality improvement projects, and research

May 1st

Keynotes Spearkers:
Dr. Greg Hardy, Conceptions of Identity with the medial laboratory professions
Christine Bruce, Ramping up COVID-19 testing, the Mount Sinai experience
Expert Panel: Interprofessional panel on COVID-19 Testing
Oral presentations: Innovations in practice/education, quality improvement projects, and research

Organizing Committee:

Peter Bridge – The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Catherine Brown – The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Christine Bruce – University Health Network
Chilbert Dong – University Health Network
Caitlin Gillan – University Health Network
Dr. Greg Hardy – College of the North Atlantic
Emma MacLean, The Michener Institute of Education at UHN

Robin McAvoy – St. Lawrence College
Sahar Hussain –The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Jess Lacasse – St. Clair College
Christine Nielsen – Canadian Society for Medial Laboratory Science
Christine Cursio – University Health Network

Marc Potvin –The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Lisa Rosenberg –
The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Judy Tran  University Health Network
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