Regional Laboratory Workshop – Mexico City
July 16-17, 2015
Mexico City, Mexico
As part of the 2015-2017 Strategic Plan objective to increase and improve the diagnosis of people with bleeding disorders, the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) conducted a regional lab workshop in Mexico City, Mexico, in collaboration with the General Hospital Doctor Gaudencio González Garza, National Medical Center La Raza and with the support of WFH national member organization Federación de Hemofilia de la República Mexicana.
Lab diagnosis is the first step in assuring that people with hemophilia and other related bleeding disorders get the appropriate care and attention they need. The regional lab workshop provided basic to intermediate level training to laboratory professionals on proper methods and techniques for accurate diagnosis and focused on establishing good laboratory practices.