The conference has been accredited for 5.0 Category 1 CPD/CME credit hours by Sidra Medical and Research Center, on behalf of the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners.

This event can be recorded as an accredited group learning activity under Section 1 of the Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Canada Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program.


This is the first symposium in the Gulf dedicated to Pediatric Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. It will be relevant to all pathologists, lab physicians and scientists in the region who work with pediatric specimens, and to professionals interested in improving their pediatric pathology knowledge and skills. We will address topics in anatomical pathology, hematopathology, microbiology and molecular microbiology, clinical chemistry, and genetics.

Our speakers include international experts from the USA and Canada, as well as experts from Sidra Medical and Research Center in Qatar. The Sidra Pediatric Pathology Update will be held during the MedLab Middle East meeting in Dubai, February 6-9, 2017.  For more information on MedLab Middle East 2017, please visit


The registration packages

  • Early Bird ( deadline is December 31, 2016),  365 AED ($ 99 USD *)
  • Regular Registration,  550 AED ($ 150 USD *)
  • On-site Registration,  735 AED ($ 200 USD *)

* USD conversions are approximate, charges will be made in AED



You can now reserve your accommodation for MEDLAB via our online booking portal: .  This portal can also take group bookings.

Starts / Ends

On       February 7, 2017

8:00 am – 2:50 pm


Eventbrite - Sidra Pediatric Pathology Update 2017 (5 CDP/CME Credits)

Venue Location

Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates