Events on 15 March 2022

Introducing Technology Seminar Tuesday 4:30pm - IBMS Congress 2022

16.30 East Kent Hospital inactivate SARS-CoV-2 in 60secs, revolutionising their workflow processes.
Michael Dawson, Medical Wire Equipment

Introducing Technology Seminar Tuesday 4pm - IBMS Congress 2022

16.00 Quality improvement in the pre-analytical phase
Fabio Sgarabottolo, A. Menarini Diagnostics

Safety and Risk Seminar Tuesday 10:30am - IBMS Congress 2022

10.30 New ISO risk and safety standards
David Ricketts, Head of Laboratory Process Improvement, Health Services Laboratories LLP

Safety and Risk Seminar Tuesday 11:30am - IBMS Congress 2022

11.30 Rethinking transfusion safety Nicola Swarbrick, Laboratory Incident Specialist, Serious Hazards of Transfusion (SHOT)

Safety and Risk Seminar Tuesday 11am - IBMS Congress 2022

11.00 Covid-19: the safety considerations associated with diagnostic testing and the vaccine response
Vin Poran, Health and Safety Executive

Safety and Risk Seminar Tuesday 9:30am - IBMS Congress 2022

09.30 The importance of a thorough complaints investigation
Sarah May, Deputy Chief Executive, IBMS

Safety and Risk Seminar Tuesday 9am - IBMS Congress 2022

09.00 The risk of not having a meaningful risk register
Nigel Coles, Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

Biomedical Laboratory Support Staff Programme - IBMS Congress 2022

13.00 Leadership at all levels
13.30 Certificate of Achievement
– why take it and how it could help you
Lee Ford-Huggins, South Tees Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust
14.00 Flying the flag for degree apprenticeships - why everyone benefits
Sheri Scott and Claudia Pearse, Nottingham Trent University
14.30 Supporting support staff to undertake CPD
Kirstie Rice, The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust and Tracey Bennett, The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust
15.00 Support staff in quality management
Elisabeth North, UKHSA and Bristol Infection Sciences Laboratory, North Bristol NHS Trust
16.00 Don’t overlook me! Recognising the skills and potential of support staff
Dr David Ricketts, Health Services Laboratories LLP
16.30 Making the most of your appraisal
Sue Alexander, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust

Medical Microbiology Programme Tuesday - IBMS Congress 2022

Chair: Ian Cocking
9.00 What the future holds in Microbiology - precision AMR project Francis Yongblah, Great Ormand Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust
9.30 Narrative Authorising -an extend role for biomedical scientists
Dr Michael Simmons, Public Health Wales
10.30 Advanced Clinical Practice in Microbiology Greg Williams, Public Health Wales
11.00 Long term quality improvement in microbiology
Matt O’Dwyer, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
11.30 Methods for the isolation of nontuberculous
mycobacteria (NTM) from respiratory samples and the environment Prof. John Perry, Newcastle upon
Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Transfusion Science Programme Tuesday - IBMS Congress 2022

Chair: Jessica Jones
9.00 Managing
O-negative red cells in hospital transfusion laboratories
Jill Caulfield, NHSBT
9.30 Ensuring continuity of the blood supply to English hospitals during the COVID-19 pandemic
Dean Neill, NHSBT
10.30 Managing hospital transfusion during a pandemic Karen Madgwick, North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust
11.00 Introduction of a new blood component Michael Wiltshire, NHSBT
11.30 Did convalescent plasma work in COVID patients?
Professor Lise Estcourt, NHSBT
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