Thank you for participating in this year's POLQM October Quality Conference on Medical Laboratory Quality in Challenging Times. 
This survey has been designed to enable us learn what you thought about the conference - what we did well and what we could do better.

The survey contains eleven (11) questions and can be answered in 5 minutes or less.
One question, on the subject of bias (Number 10),  REQUIRES an answer for conference accreditation.
If you want, there are many opportunities for leaving comments.

Your response is much appreciated.

Please note that your responses to this survey can not be connected to your email or any other identifying determinant.

* 1. Where do you live?

* 2. Our conference ran for 20 hours over 3 days.  Thinking about the subject and the content, do you think the conference was too long, too short, or about right?

* 3. Thinking about the theme of medical laboratory quality in challenging times, how helpful was the conference content including the presentations, and the discussion round tables?

* 4. Did the speakers address their topics clearly and effectively

* 5. How engaging were the speakers during the conference?

* 6. What was the single most interesting presentation for you during the conference?

* 7. Thinking about your work and interest in laboratory Quality, how valuable were the networking opportunities during the conference?

* 8. Did you find the round table discussions stimulated participation and interest?

* 9. We provided you with a booklet that contained an extended abstract (precis) for most of the presentations.  We are interested in your thoughts on the booklet

* 10. How would you rate the quality of the conference facilities at the Paetzold Education Centre at Vancouver General Hospital with respect to comfort, ability to listen to presentation and participate in discussions and mingle with others?

* 11. Did you observe any bias, either pro or con, with respect to a company or product during the presentations ?

Please note an answer is required.

* 12. Thinking about the conference in total including the conference facilities, the conference flow, the variety of speakers, the opportunity to meet and interact with others, and the opportunity for feed back, how would you overall rate this conference?
Slide the button to the left or right.  The further to the RIGHT, the HIGHER the rating.  The further to the LEFT, the LOWER the rating.

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* 13. Many thanks for participating in the POLQM October Quality Conference  2017 and for responding to this satisfaction survey. Do you have any final comments, questions, or concerns?

If you are interested, you can see the received responses when you leave this survey.