Events Diary

Fri
22
Sep

UK NEQAS for Blood Coagulation: Providing an Anticoagulant Service

Description

A one-day conference for healthcare professionals, addressing issues including:
* Point-of-care testing - INR and D-dimer
* Challenges of providing an anticoagulant service
* Dealing with challenging patients
* Direct oral anticoagulants: current guidance for use
* Managing unstable or over-anticoagulated patients
* Use of D-dimer testing for investigation of suspected VTE

 

Venue
The Principal York Hotel, Station Road, York YO24 1AA
Date(s)
22 September 2017
Contact
Tim Woods
Email
Web
Sun
24
Sep

IBMS Biomedical Science Congress

Description

IBMS

Venue
ICC, Birmingham
Date(s)
24-27 September 2017
Email
 
Web
Fri
20
Oct

UK NEQAS: Coordinating Point-of-Care Testing

Description

Topics to be presented include:

Point-of-Care Testing: The vital link from UK NEQAS
Coordinating Point-of-Care Testing: Challenging issues
From CPA to UKAS with ISO on the way
Accreditation and Point-of-Care Testing
The role of MHRA in Point-of-Care Testing
Quality isn't optional: UK NEQAS POCT case studies
How UK NEQAS can help POCT coordinators, managers and users
Point-of-Care Testing: Improving patient outcomes
Debate: In POCT we trust?

Venue
Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1 3EE
Date(s)
20 October 2017
Contact
Tim Woods
Email
Web
Sat
04
Nov

British Association for Cytopathology

Description

Annual Scientific Meeting and AGM

Venue
National Railway Museum, York
Date(s)
4 November 2017
Contact
Christian Burt
Email
Web
Mon
15
Jan

Biosafety Practitioner Level 1 Training Course

Description

The Institute of Safety in Technology and Research (ISTR) has accredited Public Health England's Novel and Dangerous Pathogen Training Group to deliver all the modules of the Level 1 Biosafety Practitioner Training Course

Venue
Public Health England
Date(s)
15-19 January 2018
Contact
Amber Lansley
Email
Web
 
Fri
18
May

British Society for Microbial Technology Annual Scientific Conference

Description

Rapid Diagnostics – Time is Relative

The BSMT committee is developing a provocative programme that will attempt to tease out how molecular techniques affect turnaround times, and what conventional microbiology can still offer.

Venue
Public Health England, Colindale, London
Date(s)
18 May 2018
Contact
Dr Valerie Bevan
Email
Web
Fri
21
Sep

Microbe 2018

Description

A biennial conference hosted by the IBMS Sheffield branch

Venue
Hilton Hotel, Sheffield
Date(s)
21-23 September 2018
Contact
Alan Pease
Email
Web

Upcoming Events

UK NEQAS for Blood Coagulation: Providing an Anticoagulant Service

The Principal York Hotel, Station Road, York YO24 1AA
22 September 2017

IBMS Biomedical Science Congress

ICC, Birmingham
24-27 September 2017

UK NEQAS: Coordinating Point-of-Care Testing

Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1 3EE
20 October 2017

British Association for Cytopathology

National Railway Museum, York
4 November 2017

Biosafety Practitioner Level 1 Training Course

Public Health England
15-19 January 2018

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