RESAOLAB is the first regional program designed to build laboratory capacity as an essential component of health systems.
through a standardized system to ensure quality
by providing training for lab personnel
by using a specially-designed system to improve disease surveillance
With strong initial support from national and regional stakeholders, the health ministries gradually take ownership of all aspects of project management.
Initial and ongoing learning opportunities enhance the skills of lab staff.Learn more
Quality medical analyses are essential to ensure a reliable diagnosis.Learn more
Clear regional and national policies impact lab performance and development.Learn more
Data collection systems contribute to improved infectious disease surveillance.Learn more
Sharing expertise and resources creates solid national and regional laboratory networks.Learn more
“Improving laboratories means saving patients’ lives, making treatments more effective and reducing hospital stays.”
on biosafety, data management, biochemistry, hematology, etc.
with over 20 participants per course
receive supervision via the network
have external quality control programs
By fostering international and regional cooperation among the countries, the RESAOLAB network promotes sharing skills and experience to improve clinical diagnostics and disease surveillance.