LBG Joins the Global Laboratory Medicine Community

Ivan Silva, Ph.D., Principal Consultant, is attending the 2022 AACC (American Association for Clinical Chemistry) Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo in Chicago on July 24 – 28. 

Dr. Silva has more than 17 years of experience in medical devices and in vitro diagnostics. He supports and grows LBG’s Medical Devices and Diagnostics sector with a focus on IVDs and serves as a primary subject matter expert (SME) on projects involving IVD.  

Before joining LBG, Dr. Silva was an interdisciplinary scientist and reviewer in the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for 12 years. During this time, he provided scientific and program management expertise in identifying, addressing, and coordinating biodefense research initiatives relevant to the development of assigned diagnostic tools or other medical countermeasures for public health medical emergencies, including chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear agents, pandemic influenza, and emerging infectious diseases. 

The event, which “showcases the cutting-edge science and technology shaping the future of laboratory medicine,” features 300+ expert speakers, 250+ educational sessions, and 200+ product categories—offering attendees the opportunity to network with their peers and stay current on the latest trends in the industry.  

To learn more, visit About the Meeting |