Events on 14 September 2022

Quality control in serology laboratory presentation

04/06/2019
Quality control in serology laboratory presentation, given at the IBMS London Branch Virology Discussion Group on 4th June 2019

Point of Care Testing Biopod Vol 1

04/11/2019
The IBMS Biopod is a monthly podcast for members. Each episode will feature experts from the field discussing their research and talking about the latest developments.

Blood Stocks Management Scheme Education Event – Introduction to smarter inventory management

04/04/2022
A free 1 day course designed for state registered Biomedical Scientists working within a Blood Transfusion laboratory. This activity is interactive as well as informative. We will focus on setting ideal blood stock levels, managing wastage, component selection quizzes, data tools, getting the best out of the VANESA data portal and much more.
Spaces are limited and each application will be considered by a member of the BSMS team.

Train the Trainer

12/08/2022
A daylong short course aimed at current or prospective trainers in diagnostic laboratories.

Flow Cytometry Course - 2022

12/09/2022
This course is aimed at both life science and clinical science fields, with the common fundamentals covered on day 1 and 2. The course then splits into life science and clinical orientated modules, from practical demonstrations to lectures highlighting not just the applications, but best practice as well.

BBTS Annual Conference 2022

13/09/2022
The BBTS Annual Conference offers three days of information, inspiration, and collaboration.
Tailored to the specific needs of the transfusion professional, BBTS 2022 brings together delegates from around the globe to share ideas, learn from peers and develop professional contacts.
A three-day programme of 21 sessions includes presentations, talks and workshops delivered by more than 50 speakers. In addition, delegates have the opportunity to network informally at a number of social events, including the spectacular Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony.
Over 30 exhibitors will be on hand to demonstrate products, advise on services, and answer your questions about the latest in transfusion technology and products. Take advantage of the opportunity to meet potential new partners and learn about cutting edge developments within the field.

Train the Trainer (TTT) and External Verifiers Training-LJMU 2022

14/09/2022
Train the Trainer (TTT)
The TTT provides an opportunity for placement providers to learn about the University, QAA subject benchmarks, IBMS Criteria and Requirements for the Accreditation and Re-accreditation of BSc (Hons) Applied Biomedical Science, HCPC Standards of Education and Training, Preparation for Placement, Supervision Skills for Laboratory Training Officers, Portfolio Peer Review session, Annual Placement Feedback Session, Programme Specification Template, Module Specification Templates, Procedures for approval by the University of a laboratory as a placement provider, Placement Handbook, Verifier Training, Guidance on the use of the University website etc.
External Verifiers:
To understand the requirement needed to become a LJMU verifier in line with the IBMS criteria.
To understand the process and outcomes of the verification process.
To understand the relevance of the HCPC SoPs as they relate to the registration portfolio
To review student portfolios in the required time frame Reflection Topics
Discuss the different types of evidence found in the student portfolios
Evaluate the verification process and how to implement it.
To keep up to date with new changes in IBMS and HCPC SoPs and how it affects LJMU verifiers