North West England

The North West Committee supports all our members in the region. We work to improve all aspects of clinical science in local laboratories and join with our colleagues at national level to take forward clinical biochemistry, immunology & microbiology as a vital part of the modern health service.

ACB North West Committee

  • Miss Carrie Chadwick - Chair & Representative to ACB Council
  • Ellen Rumsby -Treasurer
  • Sally Hanton - Regional Secretary
  • Suzanne Armitage - Meetings Secretary
  • Hannah Fearon - Audit Group
  • Ed Hinchliffe - Regional Tutor
  • Charlotte Harborow - Trainees Committee
  • Gregory Lynch - Medical Trainees Representative
  • Andrew Fox - Microbiology
  • Emma Lewis - Federation of Clinical Scientists (Merseyside)
  • vacant - Federation of Clinical Scientists (North West)
  • Emma Callery - Immunology Representative
  • Suzanne Armitage - Workforce Advisor
  • Niamh Horton - Ordinary Member
  • Ceri Rowe - Ordinary Member
  • Francesca Shaw - Ordinary Member


Ian Ward Members' Paper Prize

The Ian Ward Members' Paper Prize encourages high quality oral presentation of scientific data by North West Region members up to Consultant Grade.


Ian Ward Members Papers Rules

How to enter

To enter, members should respond to the appropriate invitation issued before the relevant event.

2019 winners

Winner: Andreas Tridimas

Runner up: Niamh Horton