2015 – POLQM LQM Conference

Laboratory Quality Management Conference

On October 28-30, 2015 we (the UBC Program Office for Laboratory Quality Management or POLQM) hosted the 2015 POLQM Laboratory Quality Management Conference in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Topics covered included:

  • Health – Quality – Law
  • Costs of Quality
  • Managing Risk
  • Conflict Resolution positive impact on Culture of Quality
  • Opportunities in Quality Activities – Local and Global
  • Modern Tools for the Modern Quality Manager
  • International Activities in Laboratory Quality
  • Laboratory Safety is a Quality Imperative
  • Communicating Quality to your Staff
  • Preparing for a new Accreditation
  • Celebrating Quality

and many more. Please check the Presentations on this page’s sidebar.


I was torn as to which workshop I wanted to attend, as I wanted to attend all 3.

Thank you Dr. Noble and all those who contributed to the conference. Thank you for all your excellent work! The conference was a great success! So many people have contributed in so many ways to turn this event into a smoothly running meeting with many very interesting presentations and posters and a very good atmosphere for discussion and networking.

Thank you very much for hosting an excellent conference!!