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Programme: Friday

Day Two

LT1 / G.29

RCPath Flynn Lecture
Demand optimisation: defining value in laboratory services
Dr Bernie Croal - Aberdeen Royal Infirmary


Break & Industry Sponsored Symposia

Industry Sponsored Workshops

LT4 / G.78

LT3 / G.86
Biotage AB
Recent developments in sample preparation for clinical toxicology using LC-MS/MS analysis
Monika Vezse
Southern UK Account Manager, Analytical

Abbott Diagnostics
Biotin interference - the Kardashian effect?
Speakers tbc


Parallel Sessions


Stem Cell Transplantation (SCT)
(Chair: Kay Poulton)


Horizon Scanning: Adding Value with New Markers
(Chair: Alex Yates)

  'FiLM at Focus'
(Chair: Kathryn Brownbill)

LT3 / G.86

New methodologies in SCT and what I need from the lab
Prof Robert Wynn
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
LT1 / G.29

The laboratory evaluation of vitamin B12 status: no easy task
Dr Dominic Harrington
Viapath, St Thomas' London
LT2 / G.44
What do tests do for doctors? Over-diagnosis and the psychology of testing
Dr Jessica Watson
University of Bristol

LT3 / G.86

Transplanting the immune system with the kidney: a new approach to tolerance
Prof Nizam Mamode
Guy's Hospital, London

LT1 / G.29

Laboratory diagnosis of stroke: Is eotaxin the answer?
Dr George Allen
Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital
LT2 / G.44
Adding Purpose to Testing: Improving Engagement and Reducing Harms
Richard Croker
University of Oxford

LT3 / G.86

SCT and immunological disorders
Dr Stephen Hughes
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
LT1 / G.29


Liver fibrosis markers and their application in primary care pathways to improve cirrhosis detection
Dr Ankur Srivastava
University College Hospital, London
LT2 / G.44

Clinical effectiveness in pathology
Dr Bridget Wilkins
Director of Clinical Effectiveness, Royal College of Pathologists

LT3 / G.86

Therapeutic drug monitoring in haematopoietic stem cell transplant

Dr Prashant Hiwarkar
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital

LT1 / G.29

Diagnosing and managing pre-eclampsia

Pensee Wu
University Hospitals of North Midlands
LT2 / G.44
Choosing Wisely and demand management: stories from clinical biochemistry
Dr Lance Sandle
Trafford General Hospital


Exhibition, Posters & Lunch

LT4 / G.78
Annual General Meeting  
Federation of Clinical Scientists (FCS) 
LT4 / G.78
Annual General Meeting Association for Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine (ACB)


Parallel Sessions



Impact of Laboratory Medicine on Patient Outcomes
(Chair: Mike Hallworth)


Clinical Cases
(Chair: Danielle Freedman)

LT2 / G.44

Relating lab testing to outcomes: delivering patient-centred laboratory medicine
Mike Hallworth
Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
LT1 / G.29

A virilised diabetic
Dr Emma Tuddenham
Kingston Hospital

Blisteringly obvious diagnosis
Ms Rebecca Tibbs
King’s College Hospital

Marching to the beat of a crack…
Dr Ravinder Sodi
Royal Lancaster Infirmary, UHMBT

Hypertension – just how many drugs does it take to treat??
Dr Laura Lewis
Heartlands Hospital

An unusual cause for an exceedingly high testosterone
Mrs Nicola Merrett
University Hospital Southampton

Mystery of Hypercholesterolaemia…
Dr San San Min
Royal Wolverhampton Hospital

LT2 / G.44

Evaluating clinical effectiveness
Dr Philip Monaghan
Christie Hospital, Manchester

LT1 / G.29
Closing Ceremony

Updated 1 June 2018

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