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South West & Wessex Region: Trainees' Award

The trainees' award is awarded annually to a pre-FRCPath clinical scientist or medical trainee in the SWW region for their excellent contribution to clinical biochemistry. Trainees are invited to present a research project, audit or other development activity that they have performed during their training. Presentations (15-20 minutes long) are presented to the region at a scientific meeting. The judging panel consists of 2-3 consultants attending the meeting.
 
18th November 2016, Trainees' Award at the SWW Autumn Scientific Meeting, Plymouth
 

Participants:
Dr Frances Palmer, Bristol Royal Infirmary 
A low HDL cholesterol in a patient abusing anabolic steroids
Ms Ellen Sargeant, University College London Hospitals
GC-MS analysis of primary hyperoxaluria metabolites: a stone's throw from renal failure
Dr Emma Smith, North Bristol NHS Trust **WINNER**
Metastatic colorectal cancer resembling HELLP syndrome in pregnancy
 
 11th November 2014, Roche Trainees' Award at the SWW Autumn Scientific Meeting, Bristol

Participants:
Mrs Rebecca Hopkins, North Bristol NHS Trust
Development of a UPLC-MS/MS method for the detection of Cathinones in human urine 
Dr Angie Cooper, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust **WINNER**
Zinc transporter 8 autoantibodies improves diagnostic accuracy of discriminating type 1 diabetes from MODY in early-onset diabetes
Miss Anna Barton, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro
Acute kidney injury in the community
Miss Ceri Parfitt, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Commercial insulin assays fail to detect commonly prescribed insulin analogues



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