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Programme: Thursday

Day One


Provisional programme

0845-0900
 
Opening Ceremony


0900-0945
 

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


0945-1030


Break & Industry Sponsored Symposia

 
Industry Sponsored Workshops

(Chaired by Sponsors tbc)
 
  0945-1030
 
Titles tbc
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
 

  

How to set up a UKAS accredited clinical TDM service
Dr Edward Hinchliffe
Manchester Royal Infirmary
   
The value of POCT: an acute care perspective
Dr Dominic Giles
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital


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
   
The value of POCT in primary care
Speaker tbc


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
 

 

Debate:
Does POCT add value?


In favour:
Prof Sverre Sandberg
University of Bergen

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
   
Against:
Dr Danielle Freedman
Luton and Dunstable Hospital



1230-1430

Exhibition, Posters & Lunch


Industry Sponsored Workshops
(Chaired by Sponsors)

 
Times tbc
 
Titles tbc
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
  

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

1530-1600
  

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

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



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