President's Shield

The President’s Shield is awarded by the current President of the Association for Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine to mark an outstanding contribution to the Association.

Winners

Year

Recipient

Reason for award

2020

Dr E Bateman and Dr R Shorten

For their leadership of the Immunology and Microbiology Professional Committees

2019 Dr R L Wilmot For development of the ACB equality, diversity and inclusion strategy
2018 Dr G McCreanor For her outstanding service as President of the ACB

2017

Dr E J Lamb

Editor in Chief of Annals of Clinical Biochemistry

2016

Mr G H Lester

For his leadership of the Federation of Clinical Scientists

2015

To those who created and developed the Frontiers in Laboratory Medicine Meeting

2014

Prof R A Sherwood

For his tireless contributions to Venture Publications.

2013

Mr B L Smith

For his 3 decades of service as Chief Negotiator for the FCS.

2012

Mr J W Kane

For service to the ACB as Chair of the Workforce Advisory Committee.

2011

Dr D M Cassidy

For service to the ACB as Chair & Director of the Education Committee.

2010

Dr G McCreanor

For work on gaining accreditation for the ACB to award Chartered Scientist status

2009

Mrs K Heaney

Leadership of the ACB Trainees in 2008 National Pathology Week

2008

Dr W S A Smellie

Leading the Best Laboratory Practice in Primary Care Project

2007

Dr R J Flanagan

Development of Analytical Toxicology Training

2006

Dr M J Toop

Establishment of the Clinical Practice Section

2005

The Lab Tests Online-UK Team

Creation of the Lab Tests Online-UK website

2004

Mr S P Halloran

Service to the ACB as editor of Annals of Clinical Biochemistry

2003

Dr G V Groom

Setting up the ACB office at Tooley Street

2002

Mrs P Nielsen

Organisation of Focus meetings

2001

Prof C P Price

Clinical Scientist Registration

2000

Dr D Burnett

Laboratory Accreditation

1999

Dr G S Challand

Cases for comment

1998

Mr A D Hirst

Workforce planning

1997

Dr R G Jones

ACB Information Technology

1996

Dr R J Spooner

XVI ICCC Bursary Fund

1995

Dr G S Challand, Dr D J Newman,
Dr J M Wardell, Mr M J Hallworth,
Dr M A Myers, Dr S Khosrow-Shahiyan

Speaking out for Clinical Science Task Force

1994

Miss J M Smith

Opportunity 2000 Task Force

1993

Dr G H Beastall

European activities

1992

Dr D B Freedman

Innovation in debate at Focus

1991

Dr W D Mitchell & Dr G F Watt

Use of medical chemistry in diagnosis and followup of a rare clinical condition

1990

Dr J D Berg

Service to the ACB as editor of ACB News