Recent Activities - 2020
NRL Delivers Virtual EQAS Training in Indonesia
From 23 – 25 November 2020, NRL conducted a virtual training on the theory, concepts and processes relating to the provision of External Quality Assessment Schemes (EQAS) for the Republic of Indonesia Ministry of Health’s four Provincial Health Laboratories, Balai Besar Laboratorium Kesehatan (BBLK) Jakarta, Palembang, Makassar and Surabaya.
The training aimed to:
Strengthen the quality of current EQA programs
Enable the BBLKs to provide HIV viral load and early infant diagnosis EQAS within the next two years
The training was facilitated by Yayasan KNCV Indonesia, funded by the Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM) and supported by the National AIDS Program at the Ministry of Health in Indonesia.