ASLM2016 (, is scheduled for 3-8 December 2016 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa. The ASLM2016 conference theme is “Laboratory Medicine in Africa: Combatting Global Health Threats”. Visit the website to learn more!

ASLM2016 aims to serve as a platform for the international laboratory medicine community to share best practices, acquire knowledge, and debate innovative approaches for meeting modern day global health priorities. Early-bird registration and abstract submission open 4 March 2016.
To read the ASLM2016 Conference Report, click here.



ASLM2014 (, held 30 November-4 December 2014, convened more than 1,100 healthcare professionals around the theme “Innovation and Integration of Laboratory and Clinical Systems: Reshaping the Future of HIV, TB, Malaria, Flu, Neglected Tropical Diseases and Emerging Pathogens in Africa.”
To read the ASLM2014 Conference Report, click here.



ASLM2012 held 1-7 December 2012, convened more than 1,000 healthcare professionals and policy makers around the theme “Accurate Laboratory Diagnostics: A Pillar of Quality Healthcare.” Attendees presented and discussed the latest developments and initiatives for strengthening national laboratory health systems and networks, diagnostics and their impact on healthcare delivery and disease surveillance.