Category Archive: News

Dr. Noble to present at the ASQ Annual Conference 2017

Dr. Michael Noble would be presenting at the ASQ Canada Annual Conference (April 26, 2017 –  Coquitlam, BC) on “Innovation in laboratory Proficiency Testing: Improving how we improve quality in the medical laboratory.” You can find more information on the Conference’s website:

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Case History for M164

Survey M164 will ship February 20, 2017. Case History for the challenges can be found here. (PDF)

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Newsletter Connections: Winter issue

The Winter Issue of our Newsletter “Connections” is available In this issue: Resistance to Quinolones Dr. Michael Noble visits the African Society for Laboratory Medicine HPTA – Biosecurity Plan CMPT Grading Guideline Check the Newsletter

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Video Challenges

As part of the February 2017 Clinical Microbiology survey, CMPT will send its first Video Challenge. CMPT has been using its Paper Challenge as a way to evaluate extra-analytical processes in the total laboratory testing. This year, CMPT introduces the

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Professional Development Course News

Our Professional Development course keeps attracting more people. This year we have extended the invitation to microbiology residents; we have already some residents registered for the course. We are also very excited that our course was chosen as a continuing

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2017-2018 PT Programs Order forms available

The 2017-2018 PT programs Order Forms are available online.  Due date to register for the 2017-2018 PT programs is March 24, 2017    

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CMPT Annual General Meeting

On October 4th, 2016 CMPT held its Annual General Meeting. CMPT’s AGM is an opportunity to connect more closely with our Committee members, accreditation bodies representatives, strategic partners, and also with our participants. The AGM is also an opportunity to

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Welcome Lester Wong to CMPT

Lester Wong graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Science degree major in Food Science and Technology in 2000.  He has worked as a technologist in the Food Safety Branch of the Alberta Agri-Food laboratories and in

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New CMPT Committee members!

We would like to welcome Dr. Ghada Al-Rawahi as our newest member of the Clinical Bacteriology expert committee. Dr Al-Rawahi is a Medical Microbiologist with the BC Children’s Hospital in Vancouver BC. We are excited to add the pediatric perspective
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Annual Report 2015-2016

CMPT’s Annual Report 2015-2016 has been released. For a full copy of the report (PDF) please go to Check our 2016-2016 Goals and objectives!

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