Management Meeting, Stellenbosch, 5-9 May 2014
On 5-9 May 2014, members of the CEPHIA Management Team met at SACEMA, Stellenbosch. Various topics were discussed.
The following CEPHIA members and collaborators attended the management meeting: Alex Welte, Sheila Keating, Shelly Facente, Reshma Kassanjee, Hilmarie Brand, David Matten.
The following topics were covered at the meeting:
- Finalizing the SOPs for BioRad Avidity, Sedia Insert LAg, Sedia Insert BED, LS-Vitros, Vitros Avidity. These are now available here.
- Revision of clinical data, specimen movement and aliquotting formats.
- Updates to clinical data, specimen movement and aliquotting information.
- Details about new specimen types moving into CEPHIA 2.
- Reviewed in detail the online booking system for future panel pull lists.
- A series of CEPHIA website updates.
- Revised elite controller rulings.
- Discussion surrounding the blue books.
- Resolved the calculation of Fiebig staging and adjustments to MDRI calculations based on clarified testing history.
Group photo, left lower to top right:
Sheila Keating, David Matten, Shelly Facente, Reshma Kassanjee, Hilmarie Brand.
Photographer: Alex Welte