INSTAND e.V. currently has around 300 members and collaborates internationally with various standardising organisations, umbrella organisations, expert societies and the WHO.

Furthermore, an important part of our scientific activities is to provide financial support for research projects at university institutes and hospitals.

We also have close ties with the Dutch ECAT Foundation (External Quality Control of Diagnostic Assays and Tests) with whom we jointly conduct EQAs.

Our national and international cooperation partners are listed under downloads.

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Executive Board

Our Executive Board members are active in various fields of laboratory medicine, such as clinical chemistry, medical microbiology and infection epidemiology.  

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Structure of INSTAND e.V.

History of the society