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Programme: Thursday

Day One




0845-0900
 
Opening Ceremony


0900-0945
 

ACB-AACC Transatlantic Lecture
Drug screening in paediatrics
Dr Dennis Dietzen - President, AACC


0945-1030


Break & Industry Sponsored Workshops

 
Industry Sponsored Workshops

 
  0950-1030

0950-1030
 
Alpha Laboratories Ltd
Title & Speakers tbc
Immundiagnostik AG
Title & Speakers tbc
 

 


Parallel Sessions

 


Paediatrics for the Non-specialist/ DGH Clinical & Laboratory Teams
(Chair: Lesley Tetlow)

 

New Approaches to Clinical Problems & Drug Assays
(Chair: Tony Tetlow)

  Point of Care Testing (POCT)
(Chairs: Danielle Freedman & Rebecca Powney)


1030-1100
 

Time to be on alert for paediatric AKI
Prof Rachel Lennon
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
 

  

Influence of pre-analytics with particular reference to drug assays
Dr Mike Cornes
Worcester Royal Hospital
   
1030-1115

Does POCT add value?
Dr Danielle Freedman, Luton and Dunstable Hospital
and
Prof Sverre Sandberg, University of Bergen


1100-1130
 

Investigating hypoglycaemia - when laboratory medicine is the icing on the cake!
Dr Mars Skae
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
 

  

Changing trends in street drugs: the greatest challenge facing clinical toxicology screening services
Dr Loretta Ford
City Hospital, Birmingham
   
1115-1145

The value of POCT in Acute care

Dr Dominic Giles
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital


1130-1200
 

Disorders of
sexual development: what support can a DGH lab provide?
Dr Leslie Perry
Croydon University Hospital
 

  

Immunobiologics and antibodies to them
Dr Mandy Perry
Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital
 

 

1145-1215

"In a NHS utopia the patient would like their home visit conducted by the world expert in their condition.
"Point of Care Testing may be a (small) step in the right direction"
Dr Prash Patel
Berkshire Primary Care

1200-1230
 

Old and new approaches to paediatric reference ranges in 2018

Dr Tim Lang
University Hospital of North Durham


  

PCSK9 Mabs: new lipid modifying therapy

Dr Handrean Soran
Manchester Royal Infirmary
   
1215-1230

Re-vote and summary

Dr Danielle Freedman
and
Prof Sverre Sandberg




1230-1430

Exhibition, Posters & Lunch


Industry Sponsored Workshops
 
1300-1340

1300-1340
 
Thermo Fisher Scientific OY
Title & Speakers tbc
Weqas
Title & Speakers tbc

 


Parallel Sessions

 

 

Access and Equity in Laboratory Medicine
(Chair: Lance Sandle)

 

ACB Medal Award
(Chair: Ian Young - ACB President)

 
 
1430-1500
  

Parity for mental and physical illness. everybody's business?
Professor Dame Sue Bailey
Children and Young People's Mental Health Coalition
 
1430-1630
  

Medal Award presenter 1
Speaker & Topic tbc


Medal Award presenter 2
Speaker & Topic tbc


Medal Award presenter 3
Speaker & Topic tbc


Medal Award presenter 4
Speaker & Topic tbc


Medal Award presenter 5
Speaker & Topic tbc


Medal Award presenter 6
Speaker & Topic tbc

 


 

 

 



           
 

1500-1530
  

POCT in the community
Dr Amir Hannan
Haughton Thornley Medical Centre, Hyde
   

1530-1600
  

Equally well: improving joint working with mental health service and promoting equal access to results
Dr 
Paul Rowlands
Derbyshire Healthcare Foundation Trust  
   

1600-1630
  

Improving access to health for hard to reach communities: the Health Mela model
Prof Romesh Gupta
National Forum for Health and Wellbeing
   
1630-1700
  
ACB Foundation Lecture
Increasing access and equity in laboratory diagnostics
Dr Martin Myers - Royal Preston Hospital



Updated 12 February 2018

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