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Van der Valk Hotel Houten - 
Utrecht - Hoofdveste 25 - 3992DH Houten                        

Beckman Coulter Symposium

on Tuesday, October 5th, 2021 

in the Van der Valk hotel in Houten (Utrecht), The Netherlands. 

Together with their distributors (Reagena (Finland), Ramcon (Denmark) and Analis (Belgium), Beckman Coulter has put together an attractive and interesting program, which includes both practical and scientific topics

This symposium is the ideal occasion to network with other laboratory medicine specialists and to share knowledge and new trends in the field of clinical biology.

Book your place !  
If you are interested, register your place by clicking HERE.
During registration, you can ask more information about transport and eventual overnight stay. 

We look forward to welcoming you on October 5th at the Van der Valk Hotel in Utrecht-Houten.

Sales & Marketing Manager Diagnostics


09.00 – 09.30         Reception with coffee and tea
09.30 – 09.45         Welcome and Introduction
Prof. dr. O. (Otto) Bekers – Professor Clinical Chemistry - Maastricht University Medical Center, Chairman of the Day
P.C. (Paul) Ladestein – Senior Commercial Manager Benelux & Nordics Beckman Coulter
09.45 – 10.15         Blood viruses
H. (Heather) Harper – Senior Marketing Manager Europe – Clinical Chemistry and Immunoassay – Beckman Coulter
10.15 – 11.00        Monocyte Distribution Width: Innovation to improve the early detection of septic syndrome
Dr. J.S. Blanchet – Director Medical & Scientific Affairs – Beckman Coulter
M. (Mireille) Backers – Product Specialist Hematology & Urinalysis - Beckman Coulter
11.00 – 11.45         6σ-Verification strategy for Chemistry and Immunoassays: sσfar sσ gσσd
 Dr. ir. M.B. (Maarten) Kok - Clinical Chemist - Saltro
11.45 – 12.30         A track record continued, the DxA5000 story at Saltro
Dr. ir. M.B. (Maarten) Kok – Clinical Chemist - Saltro

12.30 – 13.30         Lunch
13.30 – 14.15         Value Based Healthcare and the value of diagnostics
 M. (Mark) Tolboom – Vintura – Healthcare & Life Science
14.15 – 15.15         AZ Delta prostate cancer screening initiative: Integrated use of  NMR-PI-RADS and phi score for detection of clinically significant prostate cancer and biopsy indication
Dr. D. (Dieter) de Smet – Laboratory Director – AZ Delta Roeselare
Prof. Dr. G. (Geert) Martens – Clinical Biologist – AZ Delta Roeselare
15.15 – 16.00         High Sensitive Cardiac Troponin I and T: a clinical update
Dr. ir. A.M.A. (Alma) Mingels – Clinical Chemist
Maastricht University Medical Center
16.00 – 16.30         Beckman Coulter Roadmap
J.A. (José) Crespo Solans – Senior Director Sales & Marketing Europe Beckman Coulter
16.30 – 17.30         Beckman Coulter Award & drinks